Lesson Plan Claw Pack: Functional Morphology
This pack includes our lesson plan on Functional Morphology, plus the two claws featured in the lesson plan at an $8 savings over buying the claws indvidually. Upon fullfilment of your order you will recieve a link to a digital download of the lesson plan. You can also download the lesson plan yourself here.
Grade Level: US 6-8th grade
What do different features on a bone, tooth, or claw tell us about how the
animal used its anatomy? For instance, a Tyrannosaurus rex hand claw is much smaller than an Allosaurus fragilis hand claw, even though the Allosaurus was a much smaller predator overall. What does this tell us about how much more the Allosaurus may have been using its front limbs?