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Topic: Insect behavior 

Agricultural Education

 Standard 6.  Understands basic principles of life science
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 6.Understands how insect behavior can be beneficial (e.g., pollination, eliminating other pests) or detrimental (e.g., destroying leaves, roots, stems, fruit) to plant populations
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands how insect behavior can be beneficial to plant populations
     2.Understands how insect behavior can be detrimental to plant populations
     3.Understands how insects benefit plant populations through pollination
     4.Understands how insects benefit plant populations by eliminating other pests
     5.Understands how insects harm plant populations by destroying leaves, roots, stems, and fruit