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A 2-page reading assignment that serves as a brief biography of Charles Darwin, which can be used to introduce a unit on Evolution, or to provide another, more human, viewpoint on one of the greatest scientists of all time.
Part 1 - A Poor Beginning:
- An description of Darwin’s family life and his role as an outsider
Part 2 - Darwin’s Voyage on the Beagle:
- A summary of Darwin’s voyage around the world
Part 3 - Darwin’s Early Theory of Natural Selection:
- A brief description of how natural selection works and Darwin's postulates
Part 4 - A Controversial Theory:
- How Darwin’s theory was difficult to accept, then and now
Part 5 - Not the First, but First to Publish:
- An overview of Darwin’s delay in finishing his theory and the race to publish
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Relevant NGSS Disciplinary Core Idea(s) Addressed by This Product:
NGSS MS-LS3 - Heredity: Inheritance and Variation of Traits
- MS-LS3.A - Inheritance of Traits
- MS-LS3.B - Variation of Traits
NGSS MS-LS4 - Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
- MS-LS4.B: Natural Selection
NGSS HS-LS3 - Heredity: Inheritance and Variation of Traits
- HS-LS3.A - Structure and Function
- HS-LS3.C - Variation of Traits
NGSS HS-LS4 - Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
- HS-LS4.B: Natural Selection
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