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3. Classification and Biodiversity

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3.1 Classification

A great intro to the origin of life and the three domain classification system from Mr Anderson

Hank Green talks through taxonomy, with a biolography on Carl Linnaeus and some good discussion on traits

Try this Quizlet on classification

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3.2 Natural Selection

A very badly acted short movie about Darwin and Wallace and the theory of Evolution

I love these videos from stated clearly on evolution and genetics, so clear and well animated

Another great introduction from Frank Gregorio this time on evolution

Try this Quizlet on natural selection

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3.3 Biodiversity

Ted Ed explain just how important ecosystems are and why we should be conserving biodiversity, watch the video below or try the full lesson by clicking here

Another good video in which Dr Steve Morton talks about the different values that humans obtain from biodiversity and the role we will need to play in shaping its future

A teacher called Mr Pollock talks you through using the diversity index very clearly

Try this Quizlet on biodiversity

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