Using Protists to Understand Evolution (Part 1/2)

Unit 4: Protists
Lesson 8 of 11

Objective: Using the phylum Apicomplexa, students explore how the common and novel aspects of eukaryotic cell biology arose.

Big Idea: Ever wonder how model organisms are used to explain how eukaryotes evolved? Find out today.

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mitosis, Science, natural selection (Evolution), adaptation, Obtaining and Communicating Information, Protist, Constructing Explanations and Designing Solutions, cause and effect, pattern
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