Looking for an extension activity for your evolution unit? Do you need an engaging for students to extend their learning? If so, this Evidence for Evolution Research Project is the perfect resource for you!
In this engaging project, students are instructed to make 2 slides on each topic. One slide describing what this topic is, and a second slide discussing how this topic contributes to the Theory of Evolution.
Additionally, students are instructed to submit their research notes and cite their sources on the final slide of their presentation.
This is a perfect way to check for student comprehension while also reinforcing the key pieces of evidence which led to the theory of evolution.
Who is this resource for?
This resource can be used by classroom teachers, tutors, and parents of students in grades 6-9.
Topics covered include:
- Homologous Structures
- Analogous Structures
- Vestigial Structures
- DNA Evidence
How Can I Use this Project?
- Formative or Summative assessment
- An independent work station in a set of stations
- Differentiation – Assign this project as an alternative assignment
- Extension activity for early finishers or for students who show a special interest in the topic
- Use as a square on a Choice Board
- Project Description
Purchase includes a printable PDF file in color with answer key. On page 2 of this resource you will find a link to a student friendly Google Slide version of this file. You will be able to copy this file and use it with Google Classroom or any other paperless initiative.
Please take a look at the preview file to see more of this resource.
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