Education Technology

Classification - Bell Ringer

Published on 08/01/2012

Activity Overview

This Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Classification and guides students to discover how traits are used to group organisms. The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishViewTM document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic Classification to students. The Bell Ringer shows an unusual "walking fish" species and discusses the sometimes complex task of classifying a new species. Students are then asked to answer questions based on the short video segment shown.

This Bell Ringer is a PublishViewTM document (.tnsp), ideal for large group instruction using TI-Nspire and a projection device. This Bell Ringer contains a video which may increase the time to download.