Louisiana Academic Standards
LA.SC.3. Science – Grade 3
3-PS2. MOTION AND STABILITY: FORCES AND INTERACTIONS
3-PS2-1. Plan and conduct an investigation to provide evidence of the effects of balanced and unbalanced forces on the motion of an object.
3-PS2-2. Make observations and/or measurements of an object’s motion to provide evidence that a pattern can be used to predict future motion.
3-LS1. FROM MOLECULES TO ORGANISMS: STRUCTURES AND PROCESSES
3-LS1-1. Develop models to describe that organisms have unique and diverse life cycles but all have in common birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
3-LS4. BIOLOGICAL EVOLUTION: UNITY AND DIVERSITY
3-LS4-2. Use evidence to construct an explanation for how the variations in characteristics among individuals of the same species may provide advantages in surviving, finding mates, and reproducing.
3-LS4-3. Construct and support an argument with evidence that in a particular habitat some organisms can survive well, some survive less well, and some cannot survive at all.
3-ESS2. EARTH’S SYSTEMS
3-ESS2-1. Represent data in tables and graphical displays to describe typical weather conditions expected during a particular season.
3-ESS2-2. Obtain and combine information to describe climates in different regions around the world.