Students can study the principles of genetic inheritance using virtual mice simulations.
Using Simulations to ExploreRANDY L. BELL AND IAN C. BINNS
Principles of Heredity
UNIT OBJECTIVESStudents will be challenged to:
|• ||Design and conduct genetic experiments using online simulations.|
|• ||Describe and explain differences between monohybrid crosses and dihybrid crosses.|
|• ||Develop an understanding of various genetics concepts, including dominance, recessiveness, genotype, phenotype, and Punnett square.|
|• ||Apply new knowledge to more complex heredity situations, including blood typing, eye color, sex-linked traits, and human genetic disorders.|
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Book title: Science Units for Grades 9-12.
Contributors: Randy L. Bell - Editor, Joe Garofalo - Editor, Deborah Aufdenspring - Author, Ian C. Binns - Author, Adrienne Gauthier - Author, Karen E. Irving - Author, Stacey Koonce - Author, Lawrence Krissek - Author, Walter McKenzie - Author, Rebecca L. McNall - Author, Mike Menchaca - Author, Jeffrey Nugent - Author, Susan O'Hara - Author, Jeffrey J. Steckroth - Author, Jessica Stephenson - Author, Gerry Swan - Author, Douglas Toti - Author, Kathy Trundle - Author.
Publisher: International Society for Technology in Education.
Place of publication: Eugene, OR.
Publication year: 2005.
Page number: 51.
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