Liz Prentice
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Recessive & Dominant Traits

Neat homework idea: students create pedigree of one or two traits within their family. (only one gene needed for trait to be expressed = dominant. Both parents must contribute the gene for a recessive trait to be expressed)

This is a FREE 14 page homework or classwork bundle that explores DNA, Cell Division (Mitosis), Cancer and the Dangers of Smoking, Meiosis, and Genetics.  Answers are provided. -Enjoy! Science from Murf LLC

This is a FREE 14 page homework or classwork bundle that explores DNA, Cell Division (Mitosis), Cancer and the Dangers of Smoking, Meiosis, and Genetics. Science from Murf LLC

What happens when two organisms practice inbreeding, and why is this behavior so bad?

What happens when two organisms practice inbreeding, and why is this behavior so bad?

Creative Ways to teach Genetics! Genetics is often in the news – and always a safe bet to spark fierce debate in the classroom as well as round the dinner table. But how much do your students really understand about what’s going on inside them?

Here’s a collection of ideas and resources for teaching everything from genetic mutation to cloning mice, just in time for Jeans for Genes Day

Alleles vs Gene - YouTube

Alleles In this video I would like to talk about alleles. Traits are characteristics that can be passed from one generation to another. A gene is a portion o.