Are you a fan of the 19th Century

scientist, Charles Darwin?

If so, this website is for you!  

 

This website aims to draw together key publications, media and websites on Charles Darwin for the enthusiast.

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'Evolution Message' Matrix

If you double-click on the icon below, you will be able to download a Word document.  This contains a matrix which outllines the 'evolutionary messages' or 'principles' incorporated into the fourteen stories.  Under the National Curriculum for Year 6 the four key learning points to be achieved are: enquiry and experiment, appreciating the occurrence of change over time,  understanding that offspring are of the same kind but not identical, understanding that species have adaptations to the environment in which they are found.

 

 

 

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