South Carolina Standards & Learning
SC.2.L. LIFE SCIENCE: ANIMALS AND THEIR ENVIRONMENTS
2.L.5. The student will demonstrate an understanding of how the structures of animals help them survive and grow in their environments.
2.L.5B. Conceptual Understanding: Animals (including humans) require air, water, food, and shelter to survive in environments where these needs can be met. There are distinct environments in the world that support different types of animals. Environments can change slowly or quickly. Animals respond to these changes in different ways.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
2.L.5B.1. Obtain and communicate information to describe and compare how animals interact with other animals and plants in the environment.