Type:

Lesson Plan

Description:

Chapter 22: Descent with Modification contains external links to:

  • The History of Evolutionary Thought
  • Species, Speciation, and the Environment
  • Natural Selection: Charles Darwin & Alfred Russel Wallace
  • Adaptation Tutorial
  • Understanding Evolution: Survival of the Sneakiest (comic strip)
  • PBS Short Films on Evolution for Students
  • Ancient Farmers of the Amazon (Activity on Ants)

This resource is part of the Biology Links for One Laptop Per Child course which contains units on Exploring Life; The Cell; Genetics; Mechanisms of Evolution; The Evolutionary History of Biological Diversity; Plant Form and Function; Animal Form and Function; Ecology; and Astrobiology.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Biology

Education Levels:

  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

student-facing biology OLPC evolution darwin natural selection species speciation

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
Update Standards?

SCI.7.11.B: Science

explain variation within a population or species by comparing external features, behaviors, or physiology of organisms that enhance their survival such as migration, hibernation, or storage of food in a bulb; and

SCI.7.11.C: Science

identify some changes in genetic traits that have occurred over several generations through natural selection and selective breeding such as the Galapagos Medium Ground Finch (Geospiza fortis) or domestic animals.

SCI.7.12.A: Science

investigate and explain how internal structures of organisms have adaptations that allow specific functions such as gills in fish, hollow bones in birds, or xylem in plants;
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