Access Point #: SC.6.L.14.Su.1

Identify the major internal organs of animals and external structures of plants and their functions.
General Information
Number: SC.6.L.14.Su.1
Category: Supported
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/08
Big Idea: Organization and Development of Living Organisms

A. All living things share certain characteristics.

B. The scientific theory of cells, also called cell theory, is a fundamental organizing principle of life on Earth.

C. Life can be organized in a functional and structural hierarchy.

D. Life is maintained by various physiological functions essential for growth, reproduction, and homeostasis.

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2002040: M/J Comprehensive Science 1
2002050: M/J Comprehensive Science 1, Advanced
2000010: M/J Life Science
2000020: M/J Life Science, Advanced
7820015: Access M/J Comprehensive Science 1
2002055: M/J Comprehensive Science 1 Accelerated Honors
7920035: Fundamental Integrated Science 2

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Homeostasis and Human Body Systems:

***All activities from this lesson, with the exception of free alternative activities, are adapted from Florida Science Fusion Grade 6 Teacher's Manual and Lab Manual ©Holt McDougal***
This lesson addresses the structure and function of human body systems with emphasis on how organ systems collaborate to maintain homeostasis for an entire organism.

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