Recognize and explain that living things are found all over Earth, but each is only able to live in habitats that meet its basic needs.
Subject Area: Science
Body of Knowledge: Life Science
Idea: Level 2: Basic Application of Skills & Concepts
Big Idea: Interdependence
A. Plants and animals, including humans, interact with and depend upon each other and their environment to satisfy their basic needs.
B. Both human activities and natural events can have major impacts on the environment.
C. Energy flows from the sun through producers to consumers.
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/08
Date of Last Rating: 05/08
Status: State Board Approved
Build on knowledge from grade 1 (food, air, water, space). Animals need air, food, water, shelter, and plants need air, water, nutrients, light.