Connecticut State Social Studies Standards:
Content Standard 10: Physical Systems K-4:
· Define local environmental features.
Connecticut Core Science Curriculum Framework:
K.1 - Objects have properties that can be observed and used to describe similarities and
K.2 - Many different kinds of living things inhabit the Earth.
K.3 - Weather conditions vary daily and seasonally.
1.2 - Living things have different structures and behaviors that allow them to meet their
1.3 - Organisms change in form and behavior as part of their life cycles.
2.2 - Plants change their forms as part of their life cycles.
3.2 - Organisms can survive and reproduce only in environments that meet their basic
4.2 - All organisms depend on the living and non living features of the environment for