Type:

Interactive, Lesson Plan

Description:

In this activity you will learn how genes influence a person's characteristics. For example, how can a gene result in very pale skin and hair? How can another gene cause sickle cell anemia? Basically, a gene provides the instructions for making a protein and proteins influence our characteristics.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Biology
  • Science > Process Skills

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

genes proteins biology

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2019-03-04.

Component Ratings:


Subject Matter: 3
Support Steaching: 3
Deeper Learning: 3

Reviewer Comments:


Deeper Learning: Students will explore transcription and translation of DNA as it relates to a variety of biological conditions.

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