Revision of Teaching Materials from Sun, 2014-07-06 21:39

Materials created by others to teach childern about Wallace's life and work

1) A 30 minute educational film "The Origin of Species: The Making of a Theory" which explains how Wallace and Darwin came to independently discover natural selection: It is accompanied by a variety of excellent classroom resources, including one called "Discovering the Wallace Line": click HERE

2) This excellent 8 minute animated film gives a nice summary of Wallace's life story:

3) A nice teaching resource about Wallace's life and work - click HERE

4) Wallace learning resources from the Natural History  Museum, London:

5) "Alfred Russel Wallace & the Origin of New Species" teaching notes:

6) "Alfred Russel Wallace: Adversity and Perseverance":

7) A teaching resource about Wallace's eclipse by Darwin:

8) "Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace" an excellent book in the Collins Big Cat guided reading series for ages 4–11 -

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith