Recognize that common plants or animals have special features that enable them to live in their environment, such as a as a fish has gills so it can live underwater.
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/08
Big Idea: Diversity and Evolution of Living Organisms :
A. The scientific theory of evolution is the organizing principle of life science.
B. The scientific theory of evolution is supported by multiple forms of evidence.
C. Natural Selection is a primary mechanism leading to change over time in organisms.
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This access point is part of these courses.
2002070: M/J Comprehensive Science 2
2002080: M/J Comprehensive Science 2, Advanced
2000010: M/J Life Science
2000020: M/J Life Science, Advanced
7820016: Access M/J Comprehensive Science 2
2002085: M/J Comprehensive Science 2 Accelerated Honors
7920040: Fundamental Integrated Science 3
2000025: M/J STEM Life Science
2001100: M/J Coastal Science 1
2001105: M/J Coastal Science 2
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