SummaryA worksheet designed to actively engage students as they watch the film. Students are asked to answer questions pertaining to the information provided in the film.
Appropriate for: middle school life science, high school biology (all levels).
This worksheet serves as a guide to the HHMI short film The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection in Humans by asking questions about the information provided in the film. Follow-up questions probe student understanding of how Dr. Allison found the link between sickle cell disease and malaria, and why this finding is important in understanding human evolution.