Virginia Standards of Learning
VA.3. Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
SCIENTIFIC INVESTIGATION, REASONING, AND LOGIC
3.1. The student will demonstrate an understanding of scientific reasoning, logic, and the nature of science by planning and conducting investigations in which
3.1.d) Natural events are sequenced chronologically.
3.4. The student will investigate and understand that adaptations allow animals to satisfy life needs and respond to the environment. Key concepts include
3.4.a) Behavioral adaptations.
3.4.b) Physical adaptations.
EARTH PATTERNS, CYCLES, AND CHANGE
3.8. The student will investigate and understand basic patterns and cycles occurring in nature. Key concepts include
3.8.b) Animal life cycles.