Creating New Forms of Life

Although not particularly educational, here is a creative group activity in which high school biologists will use their imaginations to create a new life form combining characteristics from existing life forms. Each group must come up with a scientific and common name for their creature, a physical description, and a list of where the genes originated. They describe its life processes and adaptations, and sketch the organism as well.

9th - 12th Science 8 Views 5 Downloads
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Project-Based Learning
45 mins

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