Investigate environments and the influence they have on inheritance and variation of traits. Using this information, students research, hypothesize and engineer a "sanctuary" for the endangered reptile, the tuatara.
The Nocturnals Science Guides for The Ominous Eye contain lessons and activity sheets that are aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards. Recommended for students ages 7-12. For use with Tracey Hecht's middle grade series The Nocturnals.
This guide was written by Erica Colon, the President and curriculum designer of Nitty Gritty Science, which she started as a way to share her passion for teaching. She received her Ph.D, M.Ed from University of Hawaii at Manoa, and her BS from SUNY at Oswego. She is a National Board Certified Teacher