Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Realize that parents pass along physical characteristics to their offspring.
Recognize that some characteristics are inherited while others result from interactions with the environment.
Observe that offspring resemble their parents.
Describe ways in which animals closely resemble their parents.
Describe how genetic information is passed from parents to offspring during reproduction.
Match pictures of parents and related offspring by identifying common characteristics.
Distinguish between inherited traits and those that can be attributed to the environment.
Create a graphic organizer that compares observable traits that offspring share with their parents.
Look for similarities in pictures of members from the same human family.
Explain how genetic information is transmitted from parents to offspring.