Cell, Socks, and Sex

Donate old socks for science! Young biologists model mitosis and meiosis, using socks as chromosomes and a balloon as a nucleus. This ingenious idea for modeling cell division will be more memorable to your young biologists than any set of diagrams, so don't throw those worn-out socks away! 

Resource Details

Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
1 hr

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