Natural Selection - Frogs

The second of three in the Natural Selection Series of software simulations.

Recommended by Salters-Nuffield Advanced Biology as a supplementary resource
for A4.06L, GCE Biology AS Topic 4 Biodiversity and Natural Resources.


Description

Directly involve your students in the natural selection process by allowing them to become the predator and thereby prey on frogs of different pigmentation and poison characteristics.

During this simulation your students will gain a firsthand understanding of how features such a bright colour may be a disadvantage for some frogs but an advantage for others.

Features

This package features a manual which includes 3 experiments as blackline masters:
  • Why am I green?
  • Poisonous Frogs
  • Mimicry
Available for:
PC - Windows XP, Vista & 7 etc.
Mac - OS X 10.6 or higher.
Adobe AIR required.
Suitable for most networks.
Software supplied on CD or by download.
Which are Easiest to Spot: Green or Red?
If they both taste the same which would you it most of?
Screenshots
Click to enlarge.