Grade: 3 - Life Science 4

3.LS.4
Construct an argument that some animals form groups that help members survive.

I Can Statements Academic Vocabulary
I can construct an argument that some animals form groups that help members survive.

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Cross Cutting Concepts
Cause and Effect
*Cause and effect relationships are routinely identified, tested and used to explain change.

Systems and System Models
*A system can be described in terms of its components and their interactions.

Science and Engineering Process Standards
SEPS 7: Engaging in Argument from Evidence

SEPS 8: Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information

Looking Back Looking Ahead
Classify living organisms according to variations in specific physical features (i.e. body coverings, appendages) and describe how those features may provide an advantage for survival in different environments. (2.LS.3) Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behavior, and reproduction in a different ecosystem. (4.LS.3)