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Online Course for Teachers: Teaching Evolution

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 SESSION 2: How Does Darwin's Theory Illustrate the Process of Science?

Explore the development of evolutionary thought and how Darwin's development of his theory of natural selection illustrates the processes of science.


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Learning Goals:

At the end of this session you will know:
• The differences between the theories of evolution proposed by Darwin, Wallace, and Lamarck

• How Darwin used processes of science to develop his theory of evolution

• The components of Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection

Facilitator Notes for this Session

National Science Education Standards

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