NE.SC 1: INQUIRY, THE NATURE OF SCIENCE, AND TECHNOLOGY: Students will combine scientific processes and knowledge with scientific reasoning and critical thinking to ask questions about phenomena and propose explanations based on gathered evidence.
1.1. Abilities to do Scientific Inquiry
8.1.1. Students will design and conduct investigations that will lead to descriptions of relationships between evidence and explanations.
Scientific Data Collection
8.1.1.f. Record and represent data appropriately and review for quality, accuracy, and relevancy
8.1.1.b. Design and conduct logical and sequential investigations including repeated trials
8.1.1.e. Make qualitative and quantitative observations
NE.SC 3: LIFE SCIENCE: Students will integrate and communicate the information, concepts, principles, processes, theories, and models of the Life Sciences to make connections with the natural and engineered world.
3.1. Structure and Function of Living Systems
8.3.1. Students will investigate and describe the structure and function of living organisms.
Cellular Composition of Organisms
8.3.1.d. Identify the organs and functions of the major systems of the human body and describe ways that these systems interact with each other