03 Grade Science Fusion Unit 3 Vocabulary
The stages that a living thing passes through as it grows and changes.
To start to grow.
The part of a flowering plant that produces seeds.
To make more living things of the same kind.
A part of some nonflowering plants where seeds form.
A powder-like material that plants need to make seeds.
The transfer of pollen from the male structures to the female structures of seed plants.
A reproductive structure made by seedless plants, including mosses and ferns.
A phase in the life cycle of many animals during which they undergo major changes in body form.
A young frog that comes out of an egg and has gills to take in oxygen from the water.
The stage between egg and pupa in complete metamorphosis in insects.
The stage of complete metamorphosis in which an insect changes from a larva to an adult.
Trait or characteristic that helps an organism survive.
The coloring, marking, or other physical appearance of an organism that helps it blend in with its surroundings.
An adaptation in which a harmless animal looks like an animal that is poisonous or that tastes bad, so that predators avoid it.
The way an organism usually acts in a certain situation.
A behavior that an animal doesn't begin life with but develops as a result of experience or by observing other animals.
An inherited behavior of an animal that helps it meet its needs.
To travel from one place to another and back again.
To go into a deep, sleeplike state for winter.