Is It a Plant?
Use observations to describe patterns of what plants and animals (including humans) need to survive.
Use materials to design a solution to a human problem by mimicking how plants and/or animals use their external parts to help them survive, grow, and meet their needs.
Develop models to describe that organisms have unique and diverse life cycles but all have in common birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
Plan and conduct an investigation to determine if plants need sunlight and water to grow.
Make observations of plants and animals to compare the diversity of life in different habitats.
Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behavior, and reproduction.