Science and the World We Live In
First Grade Science
Tennessee BluePrint for Learning with Internet Links
LIFE SCIENCE STANDARDS
Cell Structure and Function
The student 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.
Food 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 sustain life.
Diversity and Adaptation Among Living Things
The student will understand that living things have characteristics that enable them to survive in their environment.
Earth and Its Place in the Universe
The student will investigate the structure of the universe.
The student will investigate the relationships among atmospheric conditions, weather, and climate.
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.
PHYSICAL SCIENCE STANDARDS
Forces and Motion
The student will investigate the effects of force on the movement of objects.
Structure and Properties of Matter
The student will investigate the characteristic properties of matter.
Interactions of Matter
The student will investigate the interactions of matter.
The student will investigate energy and its uses.