Life Science, Semester A

0.5 Unit
Grades: 6, 7, 8

Life Science deals with the study of all types of living organisms, such as microorganisms, plants, animals, and humans. The field focuses on their organization and life processes. Life Science A begins with the basic unit of lifeÑthe cell. YouÕll discover how cells build up tissues, organs, and systems. You will study the growth and development processes of different organisms and see how genes are responsible for the traits of organisms. YouÕll also explore natural selection and artificial selection and their effects on the genetic traits of organisms.



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Oklahoma Subject Code: 2276

Course Provider Contact: Rick Perkins Ð Academy Director | | 866-890-8153

How To Purchase This Course

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