Multimedia 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
The Science of Ape Intelligence Lesson Plan
Student will watch the video about the science of ape intelligence and, after watching, discuss answers to questions related to similarities and differences between intelligence in apes and in humans. Students are first organized into teams to track experiments and field observations. Students then watch the video (online or by DVD) and take notes on their topic. Student next will meet in their groups and fill in the two worksheets. Lastly, student will have a class discussion about the topics discussed.
Published by Margy Kuntz, NGHT, Inc. and WGBH Educational Foundation 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 lesson plans are in the works.