Human Body and Genetics
5.L.1 Understand how structures and systems of organisms (to include the human body) perform functions necessary for life.
- 5.L.1.1 Explain why some organisms are capable of surviving as a single cell while others require many cells that are specialized to survive.
- 5.L.1.2 Compare the major systems of the human body (digestive, respiratory, circulatory, muscular, skeletal, nervous, and cardiovascular) in terms of their functions necessary for life.
- 5.L.3.1 Explain why organisms differ from or are similar to their parents based on the characteristics of the organism.
- 5.L.3.2 Give examples of likenesses that are inherited and some that are not