Video tutorial from BBC -
Female Komodo dragons can reproduce without a male. Their body creates a sperm substitute with which they fertilise their own eggs. When they first hatch, baby dragons are surprisingly vulnerable and climb trees as soon as possible to evade predation on the ground
This activity is designed to teach students about endangered species, what it means to be endangered and what causes a species to become endangered. It also features examples of conservation in action.
Explore some of the world’s newly discovered species and introduce students to the concepts of classification, using keys, variation and biodiversity. Challenge students’ understanding of classification with two newly discovered species classification key activities.