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Dogs and More Dogs


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Dogs and More Dogs

In this activity, learners play an evolution card game to see how selective pressures can affect an organism's evolution. Learners see what happens to two different populations of wolves as different selective pressures are applied.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
1 to 2 hours

Estimated Materials Cost:
1 cent - $1 per group of students

Age Range:
Ages 8 - 18

Resource Types:
Activity, Game, Lesson/Lesson Plan

Language:
English

Subjects


  • Life Sciences
    • Diversity of Life
      • Animals
      • Biodiversity
    • Ecology
      • Populations
    • Evolution
      • Evidence for Evolution
      • Mechanisms of Evolution

Informal Categories


  • Animals
  • Games

Audience


To use this activity, learners need to:

  • see
  • read
  • touch

Learning styles supported:

  • Involves hands-on or lab activities

Other


Includes alignment to state and/or national standards

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  • Free access

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Rights:

  • All Rights Reserved, WGBH Educational Foundation, ©2004

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