Day 5 Objective: Explain how biological evolution is the consequence of the interactions of genetic variation, reproduction and inheritance, and natural selection and time. Agenda: 1. What is Inquiry? 2. Initial models 3. Birds and Dots Lab Darwin’s Ideas • Heritability – traits passed from parents to offspring • Variation – differences within a species • Natural selection – some traits are favorable Example Model Enter local talent shows in Canada Get an awesome haircut Post videos on youtube Get noticed by Usher Become a worldwide heartthrob Exit Ticket How does this picture relate to natural selection?