Darwin’s Life and Studies
Robert Darwin was his name.
The evolution theory was his claim to fame.
He studied theology and received his bachelor’s degree,
from a highly noted school, Cambridge University.
was a naturalist on a British expedition.
To study plants and animals was his mission.
The H.M.S Beagle sailed far and near.
Darwin found new animals in
had a large collection of fossils
He knew that his finds were colossal.
The fossils connected life old and new.
And from this his theory grew.
studying his organism collection.
He developed the theory, natural selection.
Survival of the fittest was
for the natural selection game.
people of his time were shocked by his theory.
Of humans from monkeys, they were wary.
Darwin’s theories impacted religious thought.
And changed the science that was taught.
lived until 1882,
but his work is still studied by me and you.
Man Behind Evolution
English Naturalist named Charles Darwin made many contributions
For he was best known for his statement on the theory of evolution.
his revolutionary book, “The Origin of Species by Natural
Darwin stated the facts he knew about evolution and with that he started
presented the vast array of facts based on the development of animals
He studied from flowers, trees, and shrubs all the way to finches and
a 2nd book “The Descent of Man”,
Darwin applied his theory to the human race and he knew he had
discovered a plan.
was born in the town of Shrewsbury and at the University of Edinburgh
and Cambridge is where he began to learn,
His father wanted him to be a clergyman, but without his interest at
cause, his fame he would not have earned.
graduation he began an expedition on the H.M.S. Beagle where he set sail,
He explored for five years of different animals and plants that he would
to England to study the theory of evolution he came,
Darwin received credit for the development of the theory and to this is
how he earned his well-known name.
in South America in April 19, 1882, a disease called charges soon
his theory of evolution and his facts worldwide and truly just began.