Instincts and Inherited Traits vs. Learned Behaviors: 2 Lessons, PPT, Printables

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This product contains 2 lesson plans, 54 power point slides, and 8 student printables that will help your class gain mastery over these three very important topics: instincts, inherited traits, and learned behaviors.


Lesson 1: How can animal traits be inherited? This lesson focuses on inherited traits in animals, especially in humans and dogs, but mentions several other animals in a strategic approach to get students to think about heredity and inherited traits.
Lesson 1 also includes:
- 23 animated power point slides
- 5-E style lesson plan
- Student learning map / note taker
- Inherited traits vocabulary word splash activity
- DNA - genetic building blocks read think and respond worksheet / center
- Learning for survival organizer

Lesson 2: How are inherited traits different from learned behaviors? This lesson sums up the unit by discussing animal instincts and how those differ from learned behaviors. This lesson also discusses inherited behaviors that plants have and how they react to stimuli in their environment.
Lesson 2 also includes:
- 28 animated power point slides
- 5-E style lesson plan
- Student learning map / note taker
- Instincts vs. Learned behavior center activity or worksheet
- Environmental characteristics of the Antarctic Penguin: read, think and respond task
- Instinct vs. learned behaviors classifying t-chart summarizer.

I know you and your students will love these two lessons! No materials necessary!

Enjoy!

-MrJacksbackpack
Total Pages
65
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Teaching Duration
4 Days

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