The Benefits of Biodiversity
Students examine the concept of biodiversity. They toss coins to determine what traits mouse parents have and the babies traits as well. They predict what would happen to the baby mice if the traits of the parents were different.
7th - 9th Science 4 Views 11 Downloads
New Review More Than the Spice of Life
"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better, it's not." - Dr. Seuss. Middle school learners complete a gallery walk, exploring reasons for protecting biodiversity. They discuss their reasons as a...
7th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
The Big Picture on Biodiversity and Climate Change
Let's leave climate change arguments up to the seasoned scientists. A change in biodiversity due to changing temperature can lead to, what, exactly? Through a series of discussions, activities, and observations, pupils connect climate...
9th - 10th Science CCSS: Adaptable