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Anatomical Similarities in Modern/Fossil Species – Bell Ringer

Published on 01/15/2014

Activity Overview

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Anatomical Similarities in Modern/Fossil species and guides students to discover how scientists use fossil evidence to learn about past species. The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishView™ document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Anatomical Similarities in Modern/Fossil Species to students. The Bell Ringer shows how scientists can use fossilize remains of skeletons to explore what the missing link between fish and modern day animals might have looked like. Students are then asked to answer questions based on the short video segment shown.

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