Principles of Heredity

High schoolers model traits on genes using colored paper and tongue depressors to represent chromosomes. In this heredity lesson plan, students use their "chromosome sticks" to understand chromosome pairs, genes, dominant traits, recessive traits, heterozygous, genotypes and phenotypes. High schoolers create different gene combinations using their chromosome sticks.

9th - 12th Science 21 Views 47 Downloads
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