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 Thursday, 01 May 2014
Thursday, 01 May 2014 09:23:41 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( animations | evolution | fossils | Games | interactive | plate tectonics | dinosaurs | geologic time )
 Friday, 14 March 2014
Friday, 14 March 2014 11:18:26 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | evolution | fossils | Moible Laptop Assignments )

Geologic Timeline

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/change/deeptime/index.html

 

(copy & paste into browser) 

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 Thursday, 09 February 2012
Thursday, 09 February 2012 07:48:05 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | evolution | fossils | interactive )

1. Evolution of Homologus & Analogous Structures

http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/0_0_0/similarity_ms_01

2. Geologic Time

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/education/explorations/tours/geotime/gtpage1.html

3. Guess the Embroyo - (must click launch interactive once you open the link) .... match the embryo to the animal it will develop into

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/guess-embryo.html 

 4. Remember Continental Drift?  Quick review from last year ....

http://www.teachersdomain.org/asset/lsps07_int_biogeography/

5. Advanced Learners also check out:

Classifying Life - (must click launch interactive once you open the link)

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/classifying-life.html

Our Family Tree - (must click launch interactive once you open the link)

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/our-family-tree.html

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 Friday, 06 January 2012
Friday, 06 January 2012 12:19:00 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | Games | interactive | natural selection | evolution )

7th grade links to games on Natural Selection & Evolution....

Record your answers to the questions below each link on a piece of binder paper.

Natural Selection Game .... http://www.nysci.org/charlieandkiwi_finches/

1. What were the variations in the birds during the Natural Selection game?
2. What environmental factor caused the small seeds to disapppear?
3. What will happen if the finch cannot find anything to eat with its beak shape?
4. What might happen to a finch that had a mutation that made its beak a different shape from that of the parent birds?
5. Why did the ground finches with the big beaks survive?

Darwin's Evolution game .... http://science.discovery.com/interactives/literacy/darwin/darwin.html

6. Make a thinking map to record the variations of the traits you could see in the "Things".
7. After playing the game four times, take the quiz - what is your thing's scientific name?

Finished early? Here is a game about natural selection in fish!  ....the  single guppy

 

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