From Genes to Jeans II
By Mandy Garner
Subjects: Science, Mathematics, English Language Arts
Standards: Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards
This unit was designed utilizing themes in the Next Generation Science Standards as well as real world application to the agricultural industry. The lessons may be used independently or as a self-contained unit which covers in depth the concepts of genetics including an introduction to human inheritance, genetic breeding, Punnett squares, the importance of genetic diversity, biotechnology, gene marker selection, and the use of biotechnology for sustainable agriculture.
- Applying Heredity Concepts PowerPoint (31 MB)
- Farming, Food, and Heredity PowerPoint (542 KB)
- Introduction to Inheritance PowerPoint (1.25 MB)