10Sc1 and Miss Gallard
Topic Outcomes:
1. Define the theory of evolution
2. Discuss ideas about evolution before Charles Darwin
3. Describe some pieces of evidence for evolution:- Fossil record
- Comparative anatomy
- Comparative embryology
- Biochemical similarities
- Transitional forms
4. Explain how the theory of evolution is related to natural selection
5. Explain the importance of variation
6. Define species and explain how one species can evolve in many
7. Describe cultural views on the origin of life on Earth including an Aboriginal perspective
8. Construct a timeline to show the history of life in Earth
9. Define the word theory
10. Discuss some scientific theories that have faced societal and religious obstacles
11. Discuss some scientific theories that have been rejected

Everyone thinks evolution means humans came from monkeys. But is that really the case?