Natural Selection Lesson Plans
Natural Selection Game Multimedia
Students use the animation to learn how natural selection influenced populations of peppered moths. Great game where students get to pretend they are a bird and eat camouflaged peppered moths. You will need to have Adobe Shockwave installed to use this animation.
Published by Techapps High School
Adaptations of Darwin’s Finches Lab Lesson Plan (PDF)
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Students participate in an activity that demonstrates how natural selection works by mimicking adaptations of Darwin’s finches. Topics include extinction, competition, generations, survival of the fittest and graphing.
Published by NGSS Life Science High School
Natural Selection in Populations Multimedia
Students change the beak size and precipitation parameters and watch how populations of finches survive and thrive or die off based upon their adaptations. Good animation for students to see how natural selection works with populations.
Published by EDC High School
More Natural Selection lesson plans are in the works.