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Title: Human Genetics and the Dominant Trait
Url: http://www.ciese.org/pathways/rwlo/rwlos/1/Real%20World%20Learning%20...
Creator: Koen, Joshua
Publisher: Real World Learning Objects (RWLO)
Stevens Institute of Technology
Description: The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education presents a series of activities dealing with human genetics and dominant traits. In this activity, students can make theories and then test those predictions concerning genetics and dominant inherited traits by using a very small sample - classroom peers - and then modeling their collected information on a worldwide project. By using a small sample, the worldwide survey and reading of information becomes real for the student, while providing the information of a larger sample to compare with the students' conclusions. The activity includes detailed instructions for the activity, course objectives, potential problem areas, and a guide to assessment of information collected. This website could be useful for teachers planning lessons or for students designing projects based on class work and class material.
LC Classification: Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics -- Population genetics
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics -- Recombination mechanisms -- Genes. Alleles. Genome -- Dominance and recessiveness
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Genetics -- Study and teaching. Research -- Problems, exercises, examinations
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Biology -- Genes
Health -- Genetics
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Overviews
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Study Guides
Teaching Guides
Test Manuals
Format: doc
html
ppt
xls
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Stevens Institute of Technology
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2007-10-31 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-07-07 12:04:11 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Staff  Scout Staff
Full Record Views: 238
Resource URL Clicks: 15
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