The Key to it All
In this activity students will create there own unique creatures and then make dichotomous keys that will allow their classmates to identify the creatures.
Real World Science Topics:
- An exploration of the use of a dichotomous key.
- An exploration of how scientists classify organisms.
Students will gain an understanding of how scientists classify organisms, and how a dichotomous key can be used to identify organisms or other items.
Activity Difficulty Rating: 2
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