Darker eggs have their purpose

Word Count: 362

Colour helps with survival in more ways than one. Use this article with students in years 5, 7, 8, and 10 studying Biological or Physical Sciences. It would be particularly suited to those with an interest in heat transfer or adaptations.

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Years: 5, 7, 8, 10

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Genetics, Living Things

Physical Sciences – Energy

Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering.

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Physical Sciences – Energy