TN.1. Life Science: Cells
CS.1. All living things are made of cells that perform functions necessary for life.
GQ.1. How are plant and animals cells organized to carry on the processes of life?
0707.1. Checks for Understanding
0707.1.2. Identify the function of the major plant and animal cellular organelles.
GLE.0707.1. Grade Level Expectations
GLE.0707.1.1. Make observations and describe the structure and function of organelles found in plant and animal cells.
GLE.0707.1.4. Illustrate how cell division occurs in sequential stages to maintain the chromosome number of a species.
SPI.0707.1. State Performance Indicators
SPI.0707.1.1. Identify and describe the function of the major plant and animal cell organelles.
TN.3. Life Science: Flow of Matter and Energy
CS.3. Matter and energy flow through the biosphere.
GQ.3. What scientific information explains how matter and energy flow through the biosphere?
0707.3. Checks for Understanding
0707.3.1. Associate the fundamental processes of photosynthesis and respiration with appropriate cell structures.
0707.3.2. Examine and identify the chloroplasts in a leaf cell.
0707.3.3. Identify the materials used by plants to make food.
0707.3.4. Create a chart that compares the reactants and products of photosynthesis and respiration.
0707.3.6. Describe the movement of oxygen and carbon dioxide between living things and the environment.
GLE.0707.3. Grade Level Expectations
GLE.0707.3.1. Distinguish between the basic features of photosynthesis and respiration.
GLE.0707.3.2. Investigate the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between living things and the environment.
SPI.0707.3. State Performance Indicators
SPI.0707.3.1. Compare the chemical compounds that make up the reactants and products of photosynthesis and respiration.
SPI.0707.3.2. Interpret a diagram to explain how oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged between living things and the environment.
CS.Inq. Understandings about scientific inquiry and the ability to conduct inquiry are essential for living in the 21st century.
GQ.Inq. What tools, skills, knowledge, and dispositions are needed to conduct scientific inquiry?
0707.Inq. Checks for Understanding
0707.Inq.2. Identify tools and techniques needed to gather, organize, analyze, and interpret data collected from a moderately complex scientific investigation.
GLE.0707.Inq. Grade Level Expectations
GLE.0707.Inq.1. Design and conduct open ended scientific investigations.