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Science and Technology/Engineering
Curriculum Framework - Spring 2001


Appendix IV

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Topical Outline

Life Science

Broad Topic Grades PreK-2 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( ) Grades 3-5 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( ) Grades 6-8 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( ) Grades 9/10 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( / )
The Characteristics of Organisms Characteristics of Living Things (2) Characteristics of Plants and Animals (1) Classification of Organisms (1)  
      Chemistry of Life (4/5)
  Plant Structures and Functions (1) Structure and Functions of Cells (3) Structure and Functions of Cells (9/10)
    Systems in Living Things (2) Human Anatomy and Physiology (0/2)
Life Cycles and Heredity Life Cycles (1) Life Cycles (2)    
Heredity (1) Heredity (1) Reproduction and Heredity (3) Genetics (6/9)
    Evolution and Biodiversity (3) Evolution and Biodiversity (3/3)
Organisms and their Environment Living Things and their Environment (3) Adaptations of Living Things (5) Living Things and their Environment (1) Ecology (2/5)
  Energy and Living Things (1) Energy and Living Things (3)  
    Changes in Ecosystems Over Time (2)  
# of Learning Standards (7) (11) (18) 24 Core/34 Total


Last Updated: May 1, 2001
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