A Bite-Sized Look at Sharks

Students will understand how animals are linked through a food web. Students will gain an awareness of the links between conserving a habitat and an animal species. Students will develop an awareness of the interdependency of species.

State Standards include-

Life Science:Behavior, Growth, and Changes: Plants and animals have life cycles that are part of their adaptations for survival in their natural environments

Earth's Living History: Changes in an organism's environment are sometimes beneficial to its survival and sometimes harmful

Interactions within Ecosystems: Organisms perform a variety of roles in an ecosystem


National Standards include-

Grades K-4

Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry; and Understandings about scientific inquiry

Life Science: Characteristics of organisms; Life cycles of organisms; and Organisms and environment

Grades 5-8

Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry;and Understandings about scientific inquiry

Life Science: Structure and function in living systems; Reproduction and heredity; and Regulation and behavior.


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