6-8 Life Science: Evolution

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Grades 6-8 Life Science: Disease and Infection in the Human Body

Take your children on a journey back in time to explore the history of life. In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will walk through geologic time and travel with Darwin aboard the H.M.S. Beagle to learn about evolution. With over 35 activities and 20 hands-on exercises, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning fun and relevant!

This unit study is part of our life science core curriculum series for grades 6-8. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 40 hours.

Take a peek inside: The development of life on earth The history of life Geologic time Fossils Paleontology The nature of science Evidence of evolution Historical context of evolution theory Charles Darwin Natural and artificial selection Variations in species Adaptations in species Genetic inheritance The role of reproduction in evolution Extinction The tree of life Phylogenetics Human biological evolution Common ancestors Human characteristics Careers in evolution science Controversy over evolution Evolution in everyday life and much more!

All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, music, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!



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Frequently Asked Questions

What is 6-8 Life Science: Evolution by Intellego?

6-8 Life Science: Evolution is a learning resource for Evolution. It is available in the following format(s): Worksheet/Printable, Toy/Product, and Game. It is suited for 6th - 8th students. It complies with the Common Core standards.

What grade level is 6-8 Life Science: Evolution by Intellego appropriate for?

It is designed for 6th - 8th students, but could be useful for students of other ages as well; please look at the description and images to determine suitability.

How much does 6-8 Life Science: Evolution by Intellego cost?

It costs about $15. (US)