Science Worksheets and Study Guides Sixth Grade. Diversity of life

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Maine Standards

ME.E. The Living Environment: Students understand that cells are the basic unit of life, that all life as we know it has evolved through genetic transfer and natural selection to create a great diversity of organisms, and that these organisms create interdependent webs through which matter and energy flow. Students understand similarities and differences between humans and other organisms and the interconnections of these interdependent webs.
E.1. Biodiversity: Students differentiate among organisms based on biological characteristics and identify patterns of similarity.
E.1.b. Explain how biologists use internal and external anatomical features to determine relatedness among organisms and to form the basis for classification systems.