IL.12. Concepts and Principles: Understand the fundamental concepts, principles and interconnections of the life, physical and earth/space sciences.
12.A. Know and apply concepts that explain how living things function, adapt and change.
12.A.2b. Categorize features as either inherited or learned (e.g., flower color or eye color is inherited; language is learned).
12.B. Know and apply concepts that describe how living things interact with each other and with their environment.
12.B.2b. Identify physical features of plants and animals that help them live in different environments (e.g., specialized teeth for eating certain foods, thorns for protection, insulation for cold temperature).