Each group will explain with words and diagrams your assigned topic in the world of worms.
The topics to be covered include:
Main characteristics of the group
Labeled diagram of the important body parts (inside and out) of one typical member of
What they eat and how they obtain food (may be more than one method)
How they move
Describe the life cycle of at least two members of this group (one free-living and one
parasitic, if applicable to your group; if no parasites, then two free-living)
Reproduction and development
Effects on humans: do we use them for anything? Are they helpful or harmful?
At least three interesting facts, not already mentioned
This will be a visual aid for your presentation (more than one may be made if
Poster will be graded on
- accuracy of information
- depth of information
Each group will give a brief (5-7 minute) presentation to the class about your
Feel free to have demos or extra pictures to show the class
Remember – you are teaching others about a new topic – make it interesting!
Turn in notes after presentation, with references cited and names on which
group member did each portion
Each group will write 10 “test questions” with answers provided on a separate
sheet of paper
Questions should summarize the most important points of your presentation
This will count as a test grade! SO be creative and have fun!