Adaptation & Selection Tag

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Ideal for grades 6-9, students are introduced to the concepts of adaption, natural, and artificial selection through an interactive game of tag.

After completing this interactive lesson, students will understand:

  • The difference and connections between adaptation, natural selection, and artificial selection
  • How these concepts affect the natural environment

Resources included:

  • Lesson plan
  • Student worksheet

Additional resources required:

  • Flag football belts & flags, or pinnies (one per student)
  • 4 traffic cones/ pylons
  • Timer