Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards
MD.3.0. Life Science: The students will use scientific skills and processes to explain the dynamic nature of living things, their interactions, and the results from the interactions that occur over time.
3.A.1. Diversity of Life: Explain the idea that in any particular environment, some kinds of plants and animals survive well, some less well, and some cannot survive at all.
3.A.1.a. Identify and describe features of some of the plants and animals living in a familiar environment and explain ways that these organisms are well suited to their environment.