Tag: Biology

Owl Pellet Dissection Guide

Get a close hands-on look at an ecosystem in the palm of your hands. Explore the predator-prey relationships with owl pellets and give your students a memorable learning experience!

This article will include everything you need to prepare and carry out a successful owl pellet dissection lab.

Grades: 3-5, 6-8

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Environmental Impact and Natural Selection: A Simulation

Want to introduce your students to the impact that an environment can have on natural selection? The story of the peppered moth during Industrial-era London provides a great example of the interaction between environmental changes and the selection of traits within that environment.

This simulation will explore the environmental impact on selected traits within a changing environment, and the ways that changing environments can alter a phenotype within a population.

Grades: 6-8

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