Virginia Standards of Learning
VA.K. Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
K.7. The student will investigate and understand basic needs and life processes of plants and animals. Key concepts include
K.7.c) Plants and animals change as they grow, have varied life cycles, and eventually die.
EARTH PATTERNS, CYCLES, AND CHANGE
K.9. The student will investigate and understand that there are simple repeating patterns in his/her daily life. Key concepts include
K.9.b) The shapes and forms of many common natural objects including seeds, cones, and leaves.
K.9.c) Animal and plant growth.