Lesson

Classification of Organisms

Lesson Overview

Students will create their own hierarchical taxonomic structure used to classify organisms. They will create their own mnemonic device to help remember the order of the structure. Students will design a model to classify organisms based on the current hierarchical taxonomic structure. 

Duration
Multiple days
Lesson Type
1:1 Lesson

Essential Question

How can you develop and use models to classify organisms based on the current hierarchical taxonomic structure (including the kingdoms of protists, plants, fungi, and animals)?

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Science

If digital services are not available, then the following can be used in their place:

Science Journal

Paper

Pens

Pencils

Large Chart Paper

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Lesson Created By: MattieShuler