Type:

Curriculum, Other

Description:

On this website you can explore just a few of the many cases in which evolutionary theory helps us secure and improve the world's crops. Genetic diversity, disease resistance and pest control are highlighted.<p/> <p>This resource is part of the <b><a href="http://www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Coll_ALoom/BiologyLinksforOLPC"> Biology Links for One Laptop Per Child</a></b> 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. </p>

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Biology
  • Science > Ecology

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 agriculture biodiversity restoration ecology

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
Update Standards?

SCI.5.3.D: Science

connect grade-level appropriate science concepts with the history of science, science careers, and contributions of scientists.
Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
2.5
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2.5, as of 2018-02-02.

Component Ratings:


Standards Alignment: 1
Subject Matter: 3
Support Steaching: 3
Deeper Learning: 3

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