New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.2.2. Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
2-LS2-1. Plan and conduct an investigation to determine if plants need sunlight and water to grow.
2-LS2-2. Develop a simple model that illustrates how plants and animals depend on each other for survival.
2-LS4-1. Make observations of plants and animals to compare the diversity of life in different habitats.