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Biology 11 Lesson Oct 13

Biology 11 Lesson Outline                                      Date Oct 13th

 

 

Last lessons Objective

 

 

Introduction to Classification and Taxonomy

Evaluation
Today’s Objectives  

1.   Natural History and Natural Philosophy

2.   Link between classification and evolution

3.   Does Taxonomy consider DNA?

 

Table of structures and function
Topic

Number One

 

Question: What is the history of classification and how is it linked to world history?

(Reference in text Chapter 7)

 

Power Point

http://atbi.eu/summerschool/files/summerschool/Manktelow_Syllabus.pdf

 

 

 
Topic

Number Two

Question: How to make a dichotomous key? How is the key related to scientific name?

 

A dichotomous key activity

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/plants/activity/key.shtml

 

 

 
Topic

Number Three

 

Designing a “PG Key”

Using 12 groups of student types, start to make a dichotomous key.

·      To pass, you must come up with 6 Questions to isolate each group.

·      To get a higher mark, include means to classify within the group (for a B)

·      To get an “A” classify a sub sub group within an original group!

·      Top five projects will be posted

 

Next Class Exam

 

Make key for next class

Text book Reference

 

Chapter Seven Table
You tube Reference  

Crash course on Taxonomy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F38BmgPcZ_I

 

Taxonomy and Tree of Life (Khan Academy)

https://www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/her/tree-of-life/v/taxonomy-and-the-tree-of-life

 

‪Taxonomy, Phylogeny and Systematics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NcMTz_4pSKU

 

 

 
Take Home Message ·      Taxonomy is the earliest version of biological inquiry

·      Previous systems of classification was based upon observable traits

 

 

 

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