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Dichotomous Key Activity
Students will understand that a dichotomous key is chart that includes a series of absolute yes or no questions. The purpose of a dichotomous key is to categorize specimens using logical choices.
1. Class will view the eduCannon video and discuss how birds are categorized.
2. In pairs students will play online Fish Identification game.
3. In small groups students will create a dichotomous key to present in class on Friday 8/28/15.