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Skills available for Virginia second-grade science standards

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Scientific and Engineering Practices

Force, Motion, and Energy


Living Systems and Processes

Earth and Space Systems

Earth Resources

  • 2.8 The student will investigate and understand that plants are important natural resources. Key ideas include

    • 2.8.a the availability of plant products affects the development of a geographic area;

    • 2.8.b plants provide oxygen, homes, and food for many animals; and

    • 2.8.c plants can help reduce the impact of wind and water.