||Compare and contrast characteristics among individuals within one plant or animal group.
||Describe the basic needs of living things.
||Compare/contrast characteristics/behaviors of plants/animals and the environments where they live.
||Describe life cycles of living things.
||Compare and contrast the characteristics of offspring and parents.
||Compare and contrast the life cycles of plants and animals.
||Describe the interactions of organisms and the environment where they live.
||Explain the interdependence of plants, animals, and environment, and how adaptation influences survival.
||Compare and contrast characteristics of plants and animals.