S7L5: Students will examine the evolution of living
organisms through inherited characteristics that
promote survival of organisms and the survival of
successive generations of their offspring.
a. Explain that physical characteristics of organ
Evidence for Evolution Webquest
Directions: Use the links below to research information on the following topics:
A. Fossil Evidence
1. What are fossils?
2. List and describe the
EQ:What is evolution by natural selection?
What is Evolution?
Evolution is the _ _ in a species over
Charles Darwin wasa _
Naturaliststudies _ and _ by
He sailed around the world on the _
He developed a theory of how _can
CCGPS or GPS Standard(s):
S7L5: Students will examine the evolution of living organisms through inherited characteristics that promote
survival of organisms and the survival of successive generations of
A ducks webbed feet
makes it well-adapted
to its environment .
Writing to Win Science Journal: Pick a favorite
plant or animal and list all the ways it is welladapted to its environment.
EXPECTATIONS: Using four or more complete