Grade: 4 - Life Science 2

4.LS.2
Use evidence to support the explanation that a change in the environment may result in a plant or animal will survive and reproduce, move to a new location, or die.

I Can Statements Academic Vocabulary
* I can provide evidence that a change in the environment may cause an animal to survive, reproduce, move to a new location or die.
* I can provide evidence that a change in the environment may cause a plant to survive, reproduce, move to a new location or die.

Adaptation
Trait
Structure
Function

Cross Cutting Concepts
Cause and Effect
Structure and Function
Looking Back Looking Ahead
* Plan and conduct an investigation to determine the basic needs of plants to grow, develop, and reproduce. (3.LS.2) * Investigate and use data to explain how changes in biotic and abiotic components in a given habitat can be beneficial or detrimental to native plants and animals. (6.LS.4)

* Research invasive species and discuss their impact on ecosystems. (6.LS.5)