Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Help students classify shared characteristics between themselves and their parents and discuss the possible reasons for those similarities and differences.
Understand that plants and animals closely resemble their parents.
Identify characteristics that appear in both parents and offspring.
Identify physical characteristics that appear in both parents and offspring
Compare themselves to their parents. Comparisons should include size, shape and color (hair color, eye color, skin pigmentation, dimples, gender).
identify physical characteristics that appear in both parents and offspring and differ between families, strains or species.
Describe features that are observable in both parents and their offspring.
Differentiate between inherited and acquired characteristics of plants and animals.
Observe and describe how young animals resemble their parents and other animals of the same kind.
Identify physical characteristics (e.g., height, hair color, eye color) that could be passed on to offspring.