- Comparative Anatomy
Overview: In this lesson, you will be introduced to “Lucy”, one of the most famous fossils ever found. You’ll learn details about Lucy including her relationship to humans, her diet, her appearance, and her form of locomotion. Then, you will apply your knowledge in the activities that follow. You may download a pdf version of this lesson here (1.21 MB).
Expected Classroom Hours: 1 hr (Assigning the reading outside of class may reduce total classroom hours).
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Last updated 14 Feb 2012
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