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"Chips" Off the Old Block?
Students study using analogies between common items or occurrences and science concepts. They use the analogy of cookie recipes to that of the DNA "recipes" for living things to help us explain more about mutations.
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Discovering DNA: The Recipe for Life
A pinch of adenine, a dash of thymine and ta-da, you have life! Well, it's not quite that simple, but through this series of activities and experiments young scientists learn about the structure of DNA and how it contains the recipe for...
4th - 9th Science CCSS: Adaptable
All in the Family: Genetics and Family Health History
A chip off the ol' block? In many cases, it's not favorable to be one! In the video, two young girls are examined for Marfan syndrome, an inherited disorder. After viewing, your biology class then learns to implement a family health...
10 mins 8th - Higher Ed Science