NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction

NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction
NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction
NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction
NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction
NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction
NGSS Life Science Unit - Life on Earth - the Sixth Mass Extinction
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This is an all-inclusive inquiry based, student-centered unit on Life on Earth.

When you buy this bundle, you will gain:

* 8 student activities
* 1 teacher document
* 1 unit teaser document
* 1 unit rubric
* 1 presentation with class starters
* suggested unit timeline
* Directions to help implement this inquiry unit
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This unit follows AERO's Next Generation Science Standards which links to Science and Engineering Practices as well as Cross-Cutting Concepts and 21st Century Skills. Rubrics are for standards-based grading.
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Unit Story: Due to Earth’s resources being depleted, the majority of the human population is relocating to Mars. You are part of a team that has been designated to stay behind and make Earth livable again.
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Unit Task: As one of the few scientists staying behind on Earth, you must determine a strategy for how to rebuild Earth, determine criteria that people must follow to recolonize Earth, and create a model of what houses will need to look like.

Topics Covered:
1. The 5 Big Mass Extinctions
2. Fossil Record
3. Evolution
4. Natural Selection
5. Environmental Factors
6. Natural Resources
7. Human Impact on Earth
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20 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 months
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