Natural Selection Simulation Using Utensils – submitted by David Tillmann and David Boshra


The following link provides a classroom activity that illustrates how a population can change to adapt to a changing food source. Students use utensils such as clothespins to model how animals obtain food.  A variation of this activity was shared by David and David with their  colleagues at UofT Faculty of Education.

Source: Natural Selection Simulation Using Utensils

Thanks for sharing the great idea gents!  Thanks as well to Kris Lee for introducing them to the blog.

 

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