Benchmark 5E
The Living Environment: Flow of Matter and Energy
Grades 3-5, page 119

Some source of "energy" is needed for all organisms to stay alive and grow.

The most closely related standard is at a higher level of sophistication.

NSES Content Standard C 
Life Science: Matter, energy, and organization in living systems
Grades 9-12, page 186
All matter tends toward more disorganized states. Living systems require a continuous input of energy to maintain their chemical and physical organizations. With death, and the cessation of energy input, living systems rapidly disintegrate.