South Dakota Standards
SD.3.L. Life Science: Students will describe structures and attributes of living things, processes of life, and interaction with each other and the environment.
3.L.1. Understand the fundamental structures, functions, classifications, and mechanisms found in living things.
3.L.1.3. Students are able to describe life cycles, including growth and metamorphosis, of familiar organisms.
3.L.3. Analyze how organisms are linked to one another and the environment.
3.L.3.1. Students are able to describe how species depend on one another and on the environment for survival.
SD.3.S. Science, Technology, Environment, and Society: Students will identify and evaluate the relationships and ethical implications of science upon technology, environment, and society.
3.S.2. Analyze the relationships/interactions among science, technology, environment, and society.
3.S.2.1. Investigate how natural events and human influences can affect the survival of species.