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3+ (Ages 8+)


40 minutes per lab

Unit Essential Question(s)

  • How do organisms change over their life cycle in relation to their environments?
  • How can writing be used as a tool by scientists and other professionals?

Unit Understandings

The following concepts will be covered throughout this Unit:

  • How an organism’s physical changes and growth enable it to interact with their environment in different ways.
  • How scientists and other professionals use written descriptions to explain and understand observations over time.

Lab Summary

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Unit Standards

Unit Standards will be addressed in every Lab within the Unit.