This lesson explores the 5 life functions that organisms must perform to live. This activity is strongly aligned with the Tennessee Science curriculum. Students are engaged when they must match the picture with the life function and to create a foldable brochure that can be placed in a science interactive notebook. Students summarize their understanding of the life functions on the inside of the foldable. An answer key is provided. This activity is sure to please both students and teachers. It meets the needs of students to learn the content while cutting, gluing and making decisions. At the end of the activity teachers give a provided assessment.