5th Grade (SCI) Science Standards [LS1] From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
SCI-05.LS1.01 Support an argument that plants get the materials they need for growth chiefly from air and water.
Clarification Statement: Emphasis is on the idea that plant matter comes mostly from air and water, not from the soil. Consider
hydroponics or the growing of plants in water Disciplinary Core Ideas LS1.C: Organization for Matter and Energy
Flow in Organisms
-Plants acquire their material for growth from
carbon dioxide, the sun, and water through the
process of photosynthesis
Student Learning Targets:
I can provide evidence to prove that plants get what they need to grow mostly from air and water.
Skills (Performance) Targets
The Student is able to...
demonstrate limited understanding of basic concepts related to what plants need to grow with significant misconceptions.
demonstrate some understanding of basic concepts related to what plants need to grow by making partial explanations with minor misconceptions.
demonstrate general understanding of basic concepts related to what plants need to grow with accurate explanations and no misconceptions
demonstrate thorough understanding of concepts related what plants need to grow by making detailed and accurate explanations with no misconceptions.
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