Evolution Souvenir Scavenger Hunt! Activity


  • Pencil/pen
  • Paper
  • Internet Access (adult help needed)
  • Spectacular Science Goosebumps Video (below)
  • An adult science helper!

Directions: Time to look for evolution souvenirs! These are traits that are left over from previous ancestors due to evolution. They are also known as vestigial features. These vestigial traits are hidden in the human body and even in other animals! Your job is to go on a scavenger hunt and find out these “souvenirs” of evolution. You can use the internet to look up some vestigial traits in other animals or even use the Spectacular Science episode where some of them are mentioned.

Check out the Spectacular Science video below!

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