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Learning Programme Notes - Science

KNTV PHILOSOPHY

CHARLES DARWIN

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www.channel4.com/history/microsites/
H/history/guide19/index.html

Channel 4's Times Traveller's Guide to Victorian Britain has a number of relevant articles including Charles Darwin, Evolution and Social Darwinism.

www.aboutdarwin.com/index.html
A detailed and very informative site about Charles Darwin.

www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/schemes2/
secondary_history/his21/?view=Download
Year 9 history worksheet on discoveries that altered the world, including questions and activities on Charles Darwin.

www.teachernet.gov.uk/docbank/index.cfm?id=11890
Guidance from Teachernet about teaching creationism.

www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/history/
longview_20020409.shtml

Listen again to BBC Radio 4's The Long View, which explores the role of religion in the school curriculum, including the teaching of creationism alongside evolution, and Darwin's role in the dispute.

www.channel4.com/culture/microsites/
C/can_you_believe_it/debates/bornagain1.html

Channel 4 article outlining the role of the religious right in promoting creationism in the USA.

www.theisticevolution.org/
Explanation of the theory of theistic evolution, the belief that the teachings of creationism and evolution are not incompatible.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/7028639.stm
According to this article on BBC News 24's website, teachers 'fear evolution lessons'.

http://uk.reuters.com/article/scienceNewsMolt/
idUKL2576540220070925

Reuters news story about the opposition to the teaching of creationism and intelligent design in science classes in Europe.

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