Upper Elementary
Science

Evolution Theory Demystified

This Collection will provide your students with resources to start individual or group projects and lovely interactions with each other while they learn more about nature and their own place in the chain of evolution.
A Collection By Milena Milicevic
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  • 8 Collection Items
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Evolution Theory Demystified
  • theguardian.com
    theguardian.com

    How to teach ... Darwin and the theory of evolution

    5 minute read
    Milena Milicevic says:
    In this Guardian article, it becomes obvious that evolution can be taught to young learners, as well. You will especially like the storybook Kew Gardens and Welcome Trust with a wide range of activities, encouraging students to explore the world around them.
  • smithsonianmag.com
    smithsonianmag.com

    Evolving Species due to Climate Change

    8 minute read
    Milena Milicevic says:
    Smithsonian Magazine opens a new frontier in education as the species which evolve because of the climate change are analyzed. Do you feel some segments of this article are important to be mentioned to your young learners?
  • news.nationalgeographic.com
    news.nationalgeographic.com

    Which Animals Have Barely Evolved?

    6 minute read
    Milena Milicevic says:
    There are multitudes of resources on the National Geographic website and this article can spark interesting insights into the contemporary aspect of evolution in the animal kingdom. How about using the photos of those animals to engage your students?
  • Milena Milicevic says:
    The American Society of Plant Biologists has developed the Principles of Plant Biology for better science education at K-12 levels and to help students gain a better understanding of plant biology. Thanks to genuine and friendly explanations, teachers can become more aware about the relevance of evolution education, which extends the biology curriculum and gets into pupils' real life. The fantastic bonus is the book, My Life As A Plant, which is available for a download in 19 languages.
  • Milena Milicevic says:
    How often do you hear about fun biology lesson plans and fun science activities? With this website about Science kids, there are at least six activities which can help you demystify the theory of evolution.
  • Milena Milicevic says:
    Take your young learners on the open sea and explore together marine biology. It becomes wonderful what you can do together, especially with the help of Prezi presentation.
  • Milena Milicevic says:
    London Science Museum has listed entertaining games where some are especially useful for the world of biology.
  • Milena Milicevic says:
    Talk Origins have provided all chapters of Darwin's outstanding Origin of Species plus external links that analyze the life and work of Charles Darwin. Still, if you work with young leaders, this book is for your reference and you can adapt the classroom setting to your students.
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