Fourth Grade Science
Tennessee BluePrint for
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LIFE SCIENCE STANDARDS
Cell Structure and Function
will investigate the structure and function of plant and animal cells.
Interactions Between Living Things and Their Environment
The student will investigate how living things interact with
one another and with nonliving elements of their environment.
Production and Energy for Life
The student will study the basic parts of plants, investigate
how plants produce food, and discover that plants and animals use food to
The student will understand the basic principles of
and Adaptation Among Living Things
The student will understand that living things have
characteristics that enable them to survive in their environment.
The student will understand that living things have changed
EARTH SCIENCE STANDARDS
Earth and Its Place in the Universe
The student will investigate the
structure of the universe.
will investigate the relationships among atmospheric conditions, weather,
The student will understand that the earth has many
geological features that are constantly changing.
The student will investigate the properties, uses, and
conservation of earth’s resources.
The student will investigate the effects of force on the
movement of objects.
and Properties of Matter
student will investigate the characteristic properties of matter.
Interactions of Matter
The student will investigate the interactions of matter.
will investigate energy and its uses.