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Analyzing Data on Tuskless Elephants

This data-driven activity accompanies the video Selection for Tuskless Elephants. It engages students in analyzing data to make evidence-based claims about the occurrence of tusklessness in elephant populations.

Evolution
Science Practices
Lessons
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Interactive Assessment for Evolving Switches, Evolving Bodies

A number of interactive questions are embedded within the short film The Making of the Fittest: Evolving Switches, Evolving Bodies, which illustrates how mutations in gene regulatory regions can result in the evolution of major anatomical features.

Genetics
Evolution
Interactive Videos
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Slug Power

This activity explores images of a sea slug and chloroplasts, which serve as phenomena for learning about photosynthesis.

Anatomy & Physiology
Evolution
Phenomenal Images
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
Modeling the Regulatory Switches of the Pitx1 Gene in Stickleback Fish

This hands-on activity supports concepts covered in the film Evolving Switches, Evolving Bodies about the evolution of stickleback fish. Students interpret molecular diagrams and build physical models of eukaryotic gene regulation.

Genetics
Evolution
Science Practices
Labs & Demos
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Activity for Evolving Switches, Evolving Bodies

This activity explores the content and research presented in the short film The Making of the Fittest: Evolving Switches, Evolving Bodies, which illustrates how mutations in gene regulatory regions can play a role in the evolution of major anatomical features.

Genetics
Evolution
Film Activities
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College