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Teacher's Guide: Evolution

Unit 2 Web Resources: Who Was Charles Darwin?

Activities

Darwin Makes the Front Page

Video Resource

 

"Darwin: Reluctant Rebel"

 

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Reading Resource

 

"Depart Indefinitely from the Original Type" by Alfred Russel Wallace

 

Introduction to On the Origin of Species

Audio Resource

 

"James Moore: Darwin and Victorian Culture"

 

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Darwin Goes to the Dogs . . .

Image Resource

 

Dog Evolution

Online Student Lessons

Lesson 2: Who Was Charles Darwin?

Videos for Students

Video 2: Who Was Charles Darwin?

 

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Take it Further

Online Course for Teachers

 

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

Evolution Web Features

Darwin's Diary

Evolution Revolution

Evolution Library

Charles Darwin's Letters (excerpts)

Charles Darwin's Journal of Researches (excerpts from The Voyage of the Beagle) (pdf)

Indepth Investigation

Seeds at Sea

Reading Resources

 

"Does Sea-Water Kill Seeds?" (pdf)

Know More

External Web Links

Charles Darwin
www.literature.org/authors/darwin-charles/
Online versions of Darwin's books -- The Voyage of the Beagle, The Origin of Species, and the Descent of Man

 

The Darwin-Wallace 1858 Evolution Paper
www.inform.umd.edu/EdRes/Colleges/LFSC/life_sciences/.plant_biology/darwin/darwindex.html
Source for Darwin's letters to Alfred R. Wallace and Asa Gray

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