Minnesota Academic Standards
MN.1.4. Life Science
1.4.1. Structure and Function in Living Systems
18.104.22.168. The student will understand that living things are diverse with many different observable characteristics.
22.214.171.124.1. Describe and sort animals into groups in many ways, according to their physical characteristics and behaviors.
1.4.2. Interdependence in Living Systems
126.96.36.199. The student will understand that natural systems have many components that interact to maintain the living system.
188.8.131.52.1. Recognize that animals need space, water, food, shelter and air.
184.108.40.206.2. Describe ways in which an animal's habitat provides for its basic needs.