Lesson Plans: 6th Grade Life Science Unit 1 Characteristics of Life

Lesson Plans: 6th Grade Life Science Unit 1 Characteristics of Life
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27 lesson plans on Unit of Characteristics of Life, which includes Classifying and Exploring Life, Cell Structure and Function, From a Cell to an Organism, Reproduction of Organisms, Genetics, and the Environment and Change Over Time.

Classifying and Exploring Life
Lesson 1. Characteristics of Life
Lesson 2. Classifying Organisms
Lesson 3. Identifying a Beetle
Lesson 4. Exploring Life
Lesson 5. Constructing a Dichotomous Key

Cell Structure and Function
Lesson 6. Cells and Life
Lesson 7. The Cell
Lesson 8. Similarities and Differences of Plant and Animal Cells
Lesson 9. Moving Cellular Materials
Lesson 10. The effect of Objects size on Transported Materials
Lesson 11. Cells and Energy
Lesson 12. Photosynthesis and Light

From a Cell to an Organism
Lesson 13. Cell Cycle and Cell Division
Lesson 14. Levels of Organization
Lesson 15. Cell Differentiation

Reproduction of Organisms
Lesson 16. Sexual Reproduction and Meiosis
Lesson 17. Asexual Reproduction
Lesson 18. Mitosis and Meiosis

Lesson 19. Mendel and his Peas
Lesson 20. Understanding Inheritance
Lesson 21. Using Punnett squares to model Inheritance
Lesson 22. Gummy Bear Genetics

The Environment and Change Over Time
Lesson 23. Fossil Evidence of Evolution
Lesson 24. Changes through Time –collection of everyday objects
Lesson 25. Theory of Evolution –Natural Selection
Lesson 26. Biological Evidence of Evolution
Lesson 27. Model Adaptation in an Organism

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Total Pages
51 pages
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55 minutes
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