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61 resources with the concept embryos

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The Life Cycle of a Frog

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Learners read a book about a frog and the stages of its life. They read the description cards given and work in groups to study all of the wells of the frog life cycle. Finally, students identify and interpret various slides and...
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Evidence of Change

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students identify evidence of change in species using fossils, anatomical similarities, and embryology. They identify homologous structures and arrange the steps of fossil formation. Students complete a group of selection of organisms...
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Heredity, Genetics, Traits

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders study how an embryo develops into a fetus by undergoing many physical changes which they observe on a poster. They examine the metamorphosis of fruit flies as they develop through a series of changes. They record the...
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Comparative Embryology

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students compare and contrast the embryonic development of human, chicken and fish embryos. They create a detailed outline of similarities and differences among the three embryos at various stages of development.
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Elegant Embryology

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers observe embryogenesis in action through early stages of development of eggs. They observe cultures with dissecting and compound microscopes. They draw their egg, record any details and observe for changes. They compare...
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EGG-STRA, EGG-STRA LEARN ALL ABOUT IT

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students explore how animals produce young by watching age-appropriate videos on the subject. They watch as chicken eggs either hatch or not in an incubator.
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Pregnancy and Differentiation

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In this pregnancy learning exercise, students review the 5 steps of human development from ovulation to implantation plus embryo development. Students also review the 3 stages of birth. This learning exercise has 8 fill in the blank, 4...
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Reproduction

For Students 9th - 10th
In this biology learning exercise, students identify and locate various vocabulary terms pertaining to the stages of reproduction. There are 16 biology terms located in the word search.
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Freshmen Biology Terms

For Students 9th
In this biology instructional activity, 9th graders identify and locate various vocabulary terms pertaining to ninth grade biology. There are 48 biology terms located in the word search.
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Darwin's Theory

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students write an essay about evolution. They summarize Darwin's Theory and discuss its strength and weakness of evolutionary theory. Students discuss the struggle of existence and survival of the fittest. They discuss the evidence of...
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Comparative Embryology Using Japanese Medaka Fish

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students conduct an experiment to control the breeding of Japanese Medaka fish. They collect the fertilized eggs and view and record the fish's embryological development daily to compare the stages to human development.
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Winging It!

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders examine data from a variety of sources to investigate if the weight of an egg changes as the embryo develops. The native area, average size, and how flightless birds utilize their wings forms the focus of the lesson.
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Dried Vs. Soaked Beans

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students observe the differences between a dry and soaked bean, and identify the functions and parts of a bean at the beginning of its growth.