Tree of Life

Learners study genetics and evolution. They evaluate a group of organisms and estimate their genetic relatedness. Then they use an online program to check the accuracy of their estimations and make a branching phylogenetic tree which includes the same organisms.

6th - Higher Ed Science 49 Views 60 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
Biology
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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Year
2006

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