Tag: evolution

Evidence of Evolution

There are many different lines of evidence supporting evolution, and exploring these different kinds of evidence can provide your students with a more well-rounded understanding of it. Explore these types of evidence with your students and clear up any misconceptions they may have.

This activity comes from a very well-made worksheet from James Dauray.

Grades: 9-12

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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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