This Species Discovery lesson plan also includes:
How do you classify a newly discovered species? Learners view a presentation and complete research about biodiversity and the classification hierarchy. The lesson includes activities with dichotomous keys and work on classifying both well-known species and species that are new to science.
- Explore the extension activities in a research unit or group project
- Designed for use with an interactive whiteboard, but you could still use elements of the resource if you don't have the necessary technology
- Interesting for any biology class
- A good way to reinforce dichotomous keys in your biodiversity lesson