and Long-Distance Migrants
Comparing Robins and Hummingbirds
Science Education Standards
a question about objects, organisms, events.
data to conduct a reasonable explanation.
use different kinds of investigations depending on the questions
they are trying to answer.
have basic needs. They can survive only in environments in which
their needs can be met.
behavior of individual organisms is influenced by internal cues
and by external cues.
organism's behavior patterns are related to the nature of that
organism's environment, including the kinds and number of other
organisms present, the availability of food and resources, and
the physical characteristics of the environment.
changes from day to day and over the seasons.
to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies
to acquire, process, and report information.
numbers, ways of representing numbers, relationships among numbers,
and number systems.
and use appropriate statistical methods to analyze data.