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Life Science for Kids

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 31
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course Summary

This engaging online course makes studying the basics of life science fun. Help young students prepare for a test, understand an assignment or complete a project focused on life science by presenting them with a variety of bite-sized lessons, brief quizzes and practice exams.
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5 chapters in Life Science for Kids

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Lesson 1 - Autotrophs Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Autotrophs vs. Heterotrophs Lesson for Kids: Explanation & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Heterotrophs Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Keystone Species Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Apex Predators: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436893].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436893].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Difference Between Food Chain & Food Web: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - African Savanna Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Florida Everglades Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Arctic Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Antarctic Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Forest Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Primary Consumers Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436919].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436919].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - River Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436923].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436923].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Wetlands Food Web Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - What are Trophic Levels? - Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436929].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436929].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Monera Kingdom Lesson for Kids: Characteristics & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436889].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436889].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Animal Taxonomy Lesson for Kids: Levels & Diagram Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436915].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436915].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Chordate Lesson for Kids: Definition, Anatomy & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Types of Invertebrates: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ant Body Parts Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Ant Colony Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Ant Hills Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436913].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436913].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Red Fire Ants Lesson for Kids: Habitat & Scientific Name Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Biology of Cells for Elementary School {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[436701].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Cell Structure & Function: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Different Types of Cells in the Human Body: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Flagella Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - DNA Transcription Lesson for Kids: Definition & Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - DNA Translation Lesson for Kids: Definition & Sequence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436711].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[436711].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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