Reflection: Relevance Human Impact of Selective Breeding - Section 3: Elaborate


Make connections within the text, to the student's own life, and to the world. Making connections improves comprehension of the text. In making the connection, model for students on how to think specifically. This isn't suggesting that the connection is academic, only that the student pause to consider what exactly the connection. In order to demonstrate this level of thinking, model for students, how they while reading might ask:

  • How does this relate to me?

  • How does this idea relate to other ideas in the text?

  • How does this relate to the world? 

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Human Impact of Selective Breeding

Unit 7: Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
Lesson 13 of 15

Objective: SWBAT to construct a scientific explanation on how selective breeding influences the inheritance of desired traits in organisms.

Big Idea: Students explore how selective breeding influences inheritance of desired traits.

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Science, Evolution, diversity (Evolution), artificial selection, selective breeding, ELL
  60 minutes
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