Topic
Cycles of Matter and Energy
Benchmark SC.BS.3.3
Explain how matter and energy flow through living systems and the physical environment
Sample Performance Assessment (SPA)
The student: Describes and illustrates the path of energy and matter through living systems and the physical environment (e.g. food chains, food webs, trophic levels, biomass).
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Diagram and explain the flow of matter and energy through living systems and the physical environment. Compare different energy pathways
Explain how matter and energy flow through living systems and the physical environment
Describe how matter or how energy flows through living systems or through the physical environment
Recall that matter and energy flow through living systems and the physical environment
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