Grade 1

Life: Structures and Functions

Biomimicry Design Solution
Use materials to design a solution to a human problem by mimicking how plants and/or animals use their external parts to help them survive, grow, and meet their needs. 

Behavior - Parents and Offspring
Read texts and use media to determine patterns in behavior of parents and offspring that help offspring survive.

Plant and Animal Structures - Parents and Offspring
Make observations to construct an evidence-based account that young plants and animals are like, but not exactly like, their parents.

Anchor Charts


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