Alabama Courses of Study
AL.2.LS. LIFE SCIENCE
Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
2.LS.7. Obtain information from literature and other media to illustrate that there are many different kinds of living things and that they exist in different places on land and in water (e.g., woodland, tundra, desert, rainforest, ocean, river).
AL.2.ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
2.ESS.8. Make observations from media to obtain information about Earth’s events that happen over a short period of time (e.g., tornados, volcanic explosions, earthquakes) or over a time period longer than one can observe (e.g., erosion of rocks, melting of glaciers).
2.ESS.10. Collect and evaluate data to identify water found on Earth and determine whether it is a solid or a liquid (e.g., glaciers as solid forms of water; oceans, lakes, rivers, streams as liquid forms of water).