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ing the genetics of imagi-
nary arthropods con-
structed from toilet paper
TO HELP STUDENTS
rolls and coffee stirrers (Zumwalde 2000)
Goat Genetics Activity
The following are three student samples of the goat genetics activity. This activity was
supplemented with class discussions about why particular traits were chosen and to di...
... of a
Genetics Unit in an
Linda W . Crow and Julie Harless
Linda W. Crow is professor of biology at Montgomery College, Conroe, Texas. Sh...
...tigating the Chemistry Behind
Genetics in an Interdisciplinary
Course for Undergraduate Students
By Amy Flanagan Johnson and Chiron W. Graves
This article details the aim,
development, and implemen...
hen teaching heredity and genetics,
I use a problem-centered, open-
ended approach that allows students
to feel like scientists solving real problems. The
following investigation with fruit flies...
...t enthusiasm on the
subject of genetics, I developed a Punnett square ac-
tivity centered on the genetics of corn snakes to teach
students about Mendelism and genetic diversity
ment to the activity in...