Patterns of variation
LS3.B: Individuals of the same kind of plant or animal are recognizable as similar but can also vary in many ways. Other characteristics result from individuals’ interactions with the environment, which can range from diet to learning. Many characteristics involve both inheritance and environment. 1-LS3-1: Make observations to construct an evidence-based account that young plants and animals are like, but not exactly like, their parents. 3-LS3-2: Use evidence to support the explanation that traits can be influenced by the environment.