Chromosomes Teacher Resources
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Why Ferns Have More Chromosomes Than You
New ReviewPotatoes have more chromosomes than humans. A video explores the number of chromosomes various species have and the theories of the differences. It discusses the process of how genes combine as well as the processes of making extra copies.
4 mins 9th - 12th
Chromosomes, Chromatids, Chromatin, etc.
See how the strands of DNA separate and become a template for a replica to be incorporated in a new cell! The microbiology and biochemistry of the process is detailed. This lecture refers to the concepts of transcription and translation...
18 mins 10th - 12th
AP: Chapter 15: The Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance
AP biology course-takers peer into the workings of inheritance with this activity. They examine the Chromosomal Theory of Inheritance, Morgan's fruit fly experimentation, and sex-linked genetic traits. Vocabulary definitions and...
9th - Higher Ed
Dragon Genetics ~ Independent Assortment and Genetic Linkage
Imagine a pair of dragons that produce offspring and determine the percentage of the hatchlings have wings and large antlers. This fantastic activity draws genetics learners in, introduces them to alleles, meiosis, phenotypes, genotypes,...
9th - Higher Ed
Genetics 101 Part 3: Where do Your Genes Come From?
These aren't the type of jeans you can buy at a local store! Help your class understand what determines if you're a girl or a boy. Show this cartoon representation of how a male and a female's chromosomes shuffle, divide, and recombine...
4 mins 7th - 12th
How to Make a Linkage Map Based on Phenotype Offspring
Where is the geneticist's favorite place to swim? The gene pool! Here learners examine the outcomes of genetic crosses. They create a linkage map by calculating the distances between linked genes on a chromosome. This is the sixth in a...
9th - 12th