Science Worksheets and Study Guides Sixth Grade. Diversity of life

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Missouri Standards

MO.3. Characteristics and Interactions of Living Organisms
3.1. There is a fundamental unity underlying the diversity of all living organisms
3.1.E. Biological classifications are based on how organisms are related
3.1.E.a. Scope and Sequence - Characteristics of Living Organisms: Recognize most of the organisms on Earth are unicellular (e.g., bacteria, protists) and other organisms, including humans, are multicellular
3.1.E.b. Scope and Sequence - Characteristics of Living Organisms: Identify examples of unicellular (e.g., bacteria, some protists, fungi) and multicellular organisms (e.g., some fungi, plants, animals
MO.4. Changes in Ecosystems and Interactions of Organisms with Their Environments
4.2. Matter and Energy flow through an ecosystem
4.2.A. As energy flows through the ecosystem, all organisms capture a portion of that energy and transform it to a form they can use
4.2.A.b. Scope and Sequence - Ecosystems and Populations: Classify populations of unicellular and multicellular organisms as producers, consumers, and decomposers by the role they serve in the ecosystem