User login


Adaption Artistry


Source Institutions

    Pacific Science Center

Add to listGo to activity
Adaption Artistry

In this creativity-based activity, learners imagine what the Earth will look like in the near and distant future, then design their own future habitat and creatures that may live there. Learners ask themselves questions to help brainstorm features of their imagined future world, and explore the concepts of adaptation and evolution. Includes an instructions with suggested questions to help learners brainstorm, reflection questions for caregivers to ask learners, and a explanation of the science behind the activity.

Quick Guide


Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
30 to 45 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
1 cent - $1 per student

Age Range:
Ages 6 - 14

Resource Type:
Activity

Language:
English

Materials List (per student)


  • Colored pencils, crayons, or markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Paper (colored paper optional)
  • Optoinal: additional craft supplies (pipe cleaners, cotton balls, craft foam, clay, paper clips etc.)
  • Optional: scrap paper, tissue paper, or magazine clippings

Subjects


  • Life Sciences
    • Diversity of Life
      • Plants
      • Animals
      • Biodiversity
    • Evolution

Informal Categories


  • Animals
  • Nature and Environment

Other


This resource is part of:

Access Rights:

  • Free access

By:

Rights:

  • All Rights Reserved, Pacific Science Center, ©2020

Funding Source:

  • Alaska Airlines

Share