Animal Adaptations

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What are adaptations, and where do they come from? Students learn about natural selection and observe the adaptations of three live animals, as well as discuss the driving environmental forces behind those traits. After observing the live animals, students participate in a hands-on activity: they will use models to investigate the structures of animal skulls and draw conclusions about how the animals may have lived.

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