LA.LS-M. Life Science: The students will become aware of the characteristics and life cycles of organisms and understand their relationships to each other and to their environment.
GLE-M-7. Grade Level Expectation: Structure and Function in Living Systems: Construct a word equation that illustrates the processes of photosynthesis and respiration (LS-M-A4)
GLE-M-9. Grade Level Expectation: Structure and Function in Living Systems: Relate structural features of organs to their functions in major systems (LS-M-A5)
LS-M-A3. Structure and function In Living Systems: observing and analyzing the growth and development of selected organisms, including a seed plant, an insect with complete metamorphosis, and an amphibian. (1, 2, 3, 4)
LS-M-A4. Structure and function In Living Systems: describing the basic processes of photosynthesis and respiration and their importance to life. (1, 4, 5)