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A variety of materials to teach children 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 - CLICK HERE

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

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

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

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

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

8) "Fast Facts" about Wallace from the Linnean Society of London - click HERE for a pdf

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