This Trait Variations for Survival lesson plan also includes:
Young learners examine how different traits could give one organism an advantage over another. In groups, they view two different organisms in different environments. To end the lesson, they complete a Venn Diagram on the two organisms and write a paragraph describing the similarities and differences.
- Use extension activities as further assessment or extra credit
- Uses writing skills in science class
- Promotes research, critical thinking, and speaking skills