Lesson Plans
Biology Block 5 4th Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/14/2014 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Mechanisms of Evolution
Lesson: We will be talking about the five categories of factors that can cause evolution to occur. Students will watch a video about natural selection.
Assignment: Work on the chapter 14-15 review wkst
Topic: Speciation
Lesson: Portfolios are due. We will continue chapter 15, learning about the two patterns of speciation and patterns of evolution. We will work on a concept map to make sense of all the information from chapter 15.
Assignment: Finish the chapter 14-15 review wkst
Topic: Natural selection
Lesson: We will reinforce the idea of natural selection on its effects on allele frequencies in a population by doing a natural selection lab called "bean hunters." The second half of class will be spent reviewing for the chapter 14-15 test
Assignment: Study for the test
Topic: Chapter 14-15 test
Lesson: Students will test over the information learned in chapter 14 and 15. When everyone is finished, we will be watching a video on natural selection.
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