The Phylogenetic Tree
In this biology worksheet, students label parts of a phylogenetic tree and differentiate between bilateral symmetry and radial symmetry.
19 Views 26 Downloads
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
What Are Invertebrates? - Lesson PlanLesson Planet
Insects, and other invertebrates outnumber vertebrates—segmented-legs down! The first in a five-part series of videos from an Invertebrates series introduces these organisms in all their spineless glory. Each invertebrate phyla takes the...
6 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Creating Phylogenetic Trees from DNA SequencesLesson Planet
How closely are animals related? Check their phylogenetic trees! The use of DNA sequencing altered our understanding of these relationships. Individuals explore and gain a better understanding of how scientists sort, align, and determine...
9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
NOVA Evolution Lab GameLesson Planet
Many scholars study phylogenetic trees without understanding how they are made. Through an online game, young scientists use the given data to create phylogenetic trees of increasing complexity. They rely on the trees they create to...
6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars explore revolutionary relationships among organisms through phylogenetics. Using cladograms, or an evolutionary tree, the narrator shows viewers how organisms are created through morphological (analysis of number of heart...
13 mins 9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
An Automobile Phylogenetic TreeLesson Planet
Students study a list of cars and trucks and think about characteristics that can be used to show an "evolutionary relationship". From the characteristics they identity, students construct a phylogenetic tree to show how the automotive...
9th - 12th Science
Using Amino Acid Sequences to Show Evolutionary RelationshipsLesson Planet
Junior biologists compare the amino acid sequences from fragments of five different globin molecules. They count the letter differences between each species pair. They construct a graphic representation of the evolutionary relationships...
10th - 12th Science