Natural Selection

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Title Natural Selection
Description This lesson uses PocketLab Notebook software to deliver lessons to students with the simulation embedded. In this activity, students will be able to: Determine which mutations are favored by the selection agents of predators and food variety and which mutations are neutral. Describe which traits change the survivability of an organism in different environments. Make predictions about adaptations and environments that produce a stable population of rabbits, a population that dies out, and a population that takes over the world.
Subject Biology
Level High School, K-5, Middle School
Type Guided Activity, Homework, Lab, Remote Learning
Duration 60 minutes
Answers Included No
Language English
Keywords genetics, natural selection, notebook, pocketlab, traits
Simulation(s) Natural Selection (HTML5), Natural Selection

Author(s) PocketLab
Contact Email
School / Organization PocketLab
Date submitted 21/06/24
Date updated 21/06/24