A Tree of Life Activity

Students solve a mystery of the identification of a unknown organism by comparing its morphological characteristics to those in a tree of life classification poster. They compare the observable characteristics of the specimen and discuss the characters such of DNA and embryo development that can not be observed directly.

9th - 12th Science 12 Views 21 Downloads
Resource Details

2 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
1 hr

What Members Say

Kathy S.
Lesson Planet is a ready source of high quality lessons, activities, presentations, and resources that I can turn to knowing I will find what I need.
Kathy S.
Norwood, NJ