Evidence of Evolution Lesson Plans

  • Worksheet
    Examining the Fossil Record
    Lesson Plan
     
    Worksheet
    Students analyze the characteristics of fossils, organize paper "fossils" to show change over time by developing an evolutionary tree based on the morphology and age of fossils.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS4.A: Evidence of Common Ancestry and Diversity
     
    Published by Shannan Muskopf High School
  • Worksheet
    Evolution Study Guide
    Published by NGSS Life Science. Lesson Plan (PDF)

    Lesson Plan (DOCX) with Membership
     
    Worksheet
    Students will be able to explain the modern theory of evolution, including: natural selection, the evolution of populations, fossils, Darwin's finches, gene pools, evidence and more important concepts. Hand out this worksheet before introducing evolution. Students are to fill in this worksheet while you teach. Students then use this worksheet as a central place to study from to prepare for a test or quiz.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS4.B: Natural Selection
    HS-LS4.C: Adaptation
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School
  • Worksheet
    Natural Selection and Evidence of Evolution
    Published by NGSS Life Science. Lesson Plan (PDF)

    Lesson Plan (DOCX) with Membership
     
    Worksheet
    Students match natural selection and evidence of evolution vocabulary terms with their definitions.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS4.A: Evidence of Common Ancestry and Diversity
    HS-LS4.B: Natural Selection
     
    Published by NGSS Life Science High School
  • Multimedia
    Natural Selection in Populations (Flash Player Required)
    Multimedia
     
    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.
    NGSS Standard
    HS-LS4.B: Natural Selection
    HS-LS4.C: Adaptation
     
    Published by EDC High School

More Evidence of Evolution lesson plans are in the works.
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