The Cell: Explain the processes of life, which necessitates an understanding of relationships between structure and function of the cell and cellular differentiation. Identify activities taking place in an organism related to metabolic activities in cells, including growth, regulation, transport, and homeostasis. Differentiate between asexual and sexual reproduction.
Science is a dynamic process; concepts and processes in life systems, earth and space systems, and physical systems are best learned through inquiry and investigation. Students develop an understanding of scientific content through inquiry within the context of these unifying concepts and processes: