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Students conduct a survey about the nature of science, laws, theories, hypotheses, scientists, and evolution.
Two to three class periods
A good activity to introduce what science is and how it works and use that as a stepping stone to introduce evolution as scientific theory.
Assign as homework in order to identify student misconceptions.
- Science focuses on natural phenomena and processes.
- Accepted scientific theories are not tenuous; they must survive rigorous testing and be supported by multiple lines of evidence to be accepted.