Genetic Drift Teacher Resources
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Why Does Evolution Matter Now?
High schoolers examine how natural selection creates antibiotic-resistant bacteria, recognize applications of evolutionary principles for medicine, agriculture, and conservation, and discuss how science contributes to decisions in context of society.
9th - 12th Science 13 Views 91 Downloads
Disperse or Decrease
Students explore the dispersal of animals.. Students take on the role of a specific animal. They simulate finding a new home due to overpopulation. Through hands-on activities performed during the simulation, students discover the area and distance effects of dispersal.
5th - 8th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads
Wellness and the Organic Food Movement
Twelfth graders examine their activities and discuss how they impact the environment. In groups, they research the organic food movement and discuss how it changed the type of foods eaten. To end the lesson, they examine the impact of genetic engineering on wildlife and soil.
12th Science 3 Views 14 Downloads
Math Morphing Proximate and Evolutionary Mechanisms
Students identify the different types of fractals. For this geometry lesson, students use math to analyze different biological phenomena. They collect data from the experiments and construct graphs.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 7 Downloads
How Do New Species Form?
Students read an article by Niles Eldridge about species and the environment and break into small groups to discuss it. They write essays noting strengths and weaknesses of punctuated equilibrium and gradualism, or other topics listed.
10th - 12th Science 3 Views 25 Downloads
Critical Analysis of Evolution
Tenth graders discuss anomalies in nature and science. They discuss times that anomalies led to the collection of data that explained the phenomena and contributed to changing scientific understandings. Students work in groups to research different aspects of evolutionary theory.
10th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Change Through Time
In this evolution worksheet, high schoolers will complete a table by writing in the era and biological event based on 4 different time periods of Earth's history. Students will answer 8 fill in the blank questions based on the different origin of life theories.
9th - 12th Science 12 Views 146 Downloads