Color Variation Over Time in Rock Pocket Mouse Populations

This is a part of The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection and Adaptation
Color Variation Over Time in Rock Pocket Mouse Populations

Summary

A data collection and analysis lesson that examines selection for coat color in pocket mouse populations on different color substrates over time. Also available in Spanish.

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Curriculum Connections:

NGSS (2013) LS
MS-LS2-2, MS-LS4-4, MS-LS4-6; HS-LS2-2, HS-LS2-6, HS-LS3-3, HS-LS4-4, HS-LS4-5
AP Biology (2015)
1.A.1, 1.A.2, 1.A.4, 1.C.3, 4.B.3, 4.C.3, SP1, SP5
IB Biology (2016)
5.1, 5.2, 10.3, C.1
AP Environmental Science (2013)
II.A, II.C, VII.C
IB Environmental Systems and Societies (2017)
2.1, 3.2
Common Core (2010)
ELA.RST.6-12.3, ELA.RST.6-12.4, ELA.RST.6-12.7; ELA.WHST.6-12.1; MP2, MP3, MP5
Vision and Change (2009)
CC1, CC2, DP1, DP2, DP3

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