|Students will know why natural selection acts on the phenotype rather than the genotype of an organism.
1) Paradigms revisited
2) Darwin's 5 ideas of evolution
) Video from Howard Hughes Medical Institute: "Endless Forms Most Beautiful" on Darwin's life (lecture 1)
Homework: Write Darwin paper from video (typed & spellchecked) RUBRIC format of paper (like this) :
Single spaced block paragraphs, give paragraph of introduction, a paragraph for each dark bullet, and a paragraph of summary.
Typed, grammar, spelling, mechanics, and smooth organization and reading also part of grading points (55 points possible).