Bats’ Evolutionary Trick

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Cells; Genetics

Additional – Careers, Technology

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution; Form and Function

Years: 5, 8, 10

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Word count: 739

The core of this article is all about evolutionary adaptation, so strongly aligns with the Year 10 Biological Sciences Curriculum, (ACSSU185) and (ACSSU184) however also has useful links with Year 5 (ACSSU043) and Year 8 (ACSSU149) and (ACSSU150) as well.

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