Type:

Graphic Organizer/Worksheet

Description:

In this paper-based simulation, students will understand the four main steps in creating a DNA "fingerprint" - COPY, CUT, SEPARATE, COMPARE. There are two versions of this lesson - one gel will help determine paternity of a child, while the other version will help determine a which suspect left DNA at a crime scene.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10

Keywords:

forensics DNA gel electrophoresis RFLP paternity crime scene

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

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