Use Google slides to construct a cladogram of flies lizards in the genus Heloderma.
Though Next Generation Science Standards does not emphasize the memorizing of major groups anymore, students can benefit from learning the basics of how animals are classified. Taxonomy is often introduced with evolution, where students learn how to analyze phylogenetic trees and create cladograms. This worksheet is a simple reinforcement exercise that covers the six kingdoms…
Tips for teaching taxonomy to your biology class. Includes links to student activities.