Inheritance and Evolution
Welcome to our new topic for this term! You will find out about how we link the past to the present.
Here’s a question to start you thinking:
How do we know about creatures and plants which lived millions of years ago?
Make notes as you watch the clips below:
(at least 10 bullet points)
Make sure you read all of the page on the second link as it contains important information.
WORK TO RECORD IN YOUR BOOKS:
Have you got any fossils at home? Can you sketch it or take a picture?
Have you been to a beach and seen a fossil before? Tell us about your experiences with fossils.
If your answers are no to the questions above, skip to the next task.
Use this link to find out more about different types of fossils. Sketch 3 different ones, write a couple of sentences of information about each one and label its parts.