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.

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
  • 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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