Science & Nature
After the Dinosaurs: Pecorans-Giraffes, Deer & Pronghorns
In this one time class, students will learn about the evolution of the Giraffe, deer and pronghorn family
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Students will learn about the Pecoran family of mammals The topics covered will be as follows. 1) Eocene Pecorans 2) The Antilocaprids (Pronghorns) 3) Rise of the Giraffarids 4) Climacoceratids 5) Paleomerycids 6) Dromomerycids 7) Cervids (true deer) 8) Bovines (Cows, Bison, Goats) 9) Musk deer My class will be structured along the Pecoran evolutionary tree I will teach using a mixture of slides, discussion, imagery and the occasional documentary clip which I have obtained permission for....
This class is taught in English.
Students will learn about how diverse the Pecoran mammals used to be compared to the fewer animals we have today.
I studied paleontology at the University of Alberta. I have been on several fossil digs. I have docented for the Smithsonian museum of Natural History, specifically in its education department.
No homework will be assigned.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
This class will include discussions of predator prey interactions, and later will show videos of ancient deer being hunted by early humans.
Chidumebi Ikechi Njoku-Browne
Dumebi Browne MPA
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
711 total reviews
446 completed classes
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