Inherit the Wind (1960)


Concept featured in film:Evolution and theories

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DVD: The whole movie

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Summary of clip: This movie is very good as presenting a real life look at the religion/evolution debate through the lense of the Scopes Monkey Trial and Attorney Darrow.

Suggestions to teachers:
1. Suggested questions for students when viewing the clip:

2. Have students explore various theories about how life came to be.

3. Use this activity to discuss the defintion of a fact, theory, hypothesis, and other various scientific method terms.