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3-LS4

Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity

Standard

Resources:

3-LS4-1. Analyze and interpret data from fossils to provide evidence of the organisms and the environments in which they lived long ago.

Types of Fossils - Interactive

Paleo Lab Prep - Video

Fun with Fossils

3-LS4-2. Use evidence to construct an explanation for how the variations in characteristics among individuals of the same species may provide advantages in surviving, finding mates, and reproducing.

Giraffe's Neck

Animal Adaptations Resource Page
 

3-LS4-3. Construct an argument with evidence that in a particular habitat some organisms can survive well, some survive less well, and some cannot survive at all.

Animal Adaptations: Physical Characteristics

Lizard Habitat - Video

Winners and Losers in the Arctic

Gallery of Oceans

Play Leaps and Flutters!

What is Happening in the Ocean?

Gallery of Plants and Animals

3-LS4-4. Make a claim about the merit of a solution to a problem caused when the environment changes and the types of plants and animals that live there may change.

Global Climate Change

How Global Warming is Changing the Wild Kingdom

Climate Watch: California at the Tipping Point - Video

Taiwan: Butterly Kingdom