BC: Standard: S5L2. Students will recognize that offspring can resemble parents in inherited traits and learned behaviors. a. Compare and contrast the characteristics of learned behaviors and of inherited traits.
FC: INHERITED TRAITS
1: Have you ever noticed how families look alike? That is because they have similar TRAITS.
2: TRAITS are CHARACTERISTICS. That is things about you, like how you look, what you like, or what you can do.
3: Some of our traits are LEARNED. Some we get from our parents when we were made. | Traits from our parents are INHERITED.
4: We INHERIT traits like the color of our hair, the shapes of our eyes and ears and the ability to roll our tongues.
5: We also inherit traits like dimples, height and the color of our skin.
6: TWINS inherit a lot of the same TRAITS.
7: Thats why they are so alike!
9: Some traits are not inherited but are learned through the ENVIRONMENT.
10: What TRAITS did you INHERIT?
11: What TRAITS did you LEARN?