Washington DC Standards
DC.3.6. Life Science: Broad Concept: Plants and animals have predictable life cycles. As a basis for understanding this concept, students:
3.6.1. Recognize that plants and animals go through predictable life cycles that include birth, growth, development, reproduction, and death.
3.6.2. Describe the life cycle of some living things, such as the frog and butterfly, including how they go through striking changes of body shape and function as they go through metamorphosis.
3.6.3. Compare and contrast the life cycles vary for different living things.