North Dakota Standards
ND.1. Unifying Concepts: Students understand the unifying concepts and processes of science.
6.1.2. Systems: Identify systems that are composed of subsystems (e.g., solar system, cell, ecosystems)
ND.4. Life Science: Students understand the basic concepts and principles of life science.
6.4.1. Structure and Function: Identify single- or multi-celled organisms.
ND.CC.6-8.RST. Reading Standards for Information Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects
Craft and Structure
6-8.RST.4. Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6-8 texts and topics.