MS-LS1-1: Cell Theory
Conduct an investigation to provide evidence that living things are made of cells; either one cell or many different numbers and types of cells. (Scale, Proportion, and Quantity)
Clarification Statement: Emphasis is on developing evidence that living things are made of cells, distinguishing between living and non-living things, and understanding that living things may be made of one cell or many and varied cells.
Assessment Boundary: none
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