Origins and Evolution of Birds 3/24/17

Objective:

Students will learn about the theories of Evolution, Natural Selection, Natural Design, and Adaptation by studying the Evolution of Birds.

Language Objective:

Students will use the academic vocabulary to explain Evolution and the Evolution of Birds.

Lesson

Origins and Evolution of Birds

Lab:

Design a bird to survive in 3 of the habitats from the links:

Eastern U.S. Bird Habitats

Tundra Bird!

Rainforest Birds Habitat

Desert Birds Habitat

Lab: Evolution – Adaptation – Design Build Process

EDP Organizer

Build A Bird Resource

Bird Drawing Template

Bird Form