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.
Characteristics of Life
8.3.1.a. Recognize the levels of organization in living organisms (cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, organisms)