Treatment of Genetic Diseases Teacher Resources
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Proposed Treatment to Fix Genetic Diseases Raises Ethical IssuesLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Should genetic scientists be permitted to alter mtDNA to eliminate birth defects? That is the question examined in Rob Stein's article for NPR that explores the ethical issues raised by this research.
Language Arts/Science: Genetic Diseases SimulationLesson Planet
Eighth graders engage inn role-playing activities as families caring for babies with genetic defects. A partial list of activities include: dressing the babies ( raw eggs), designing birth certificates, and recording a log of care,...
What Is Leukemia?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Leukemia afflicts children more than any other type of cancer. Pupils explore the nature of harmful mutations in cell DNA, the reproduction of damaged cells in blood and bone marrow, and their effect on normal functions of the human body.