This resource was created for use in a high school biology class. The 8 characteristics of life are included: cells, DNA, grow and develop, reproduce, respond to stimuli, require energy, stable internal environment, and evolution. For each characteristic, there are 8 corresponding cards that define, give examples, and show pictures all relating back to the characteristic. Suggestions for use included. Great for class activity, review, early finishers, warm ups, or stations.