10 April Science 7 Sprouting Seeds, Examples of Selection: Teocinte to Maize; Rock Pocket Mouse; Anole Lizards

Interest in field trip–field observations of mammals–monkeys and dogs in a local park?

Dinosaurs–

Examine the corn/maize kernels (seeds) you placed in the moist paper towel.

What happened? Descriptions, Sketches, Photos. Look at the seeds from others in the class.

Use the magiscope / microscope to examine the sprouts.

How do you imagine the growth to take place?

What is your idea of cells?

Three examples of selection (artificial and natural)

Popped Secret (Take the Quiz)

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/popped-secret-film-quiz

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/popped-secret-the-mysterious-origin-of-corn

The Making of the Fittest–Pocket Mouse Film (with quiz)

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/pocket-mouse-film-quiz

The Making of the Fittest

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/making-fittest-natural-selection-and-adaptation

The Origin of Species: Lizards in a Tree

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/the-origin-of-species-lizards-in-an-evolutionary-tree

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