Science Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Virginia Standards

VA.3. Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
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.
3.8.c) Plant life cycles.
INTERRELATIONSHIPS IN EARTH/SPACE SYSTEMS
3.7. The student will investigate and understand the major components of soil, its origin, and its importance to plants and animals including humans. Key concepts include
3.7.a) Soil provides the support and nutrients necessary for plant growth.
LIFE PROCESSES
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.
LIVING SYSTEMS
3.5. The student will investigate and understand relationships among organisms in aquatic and terrestrial food chains. Key concepts include
3.5.c) Predator and prey.