Genetics: Breaking the Code of Your DNA
Product Number: SB50509
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Introduces students to the fascinating world of genetics. Readers will discover the main concepts of genetics, including what a chromosome does, how DNA is structured, and how genetic inheritance works. Projects include building a 3-D DNA double helix model, extracting DNA, using a Punnet Square to predict an offspring's probability of inheritance, and evaluating the benefits and risks of genetically engineering a new species. The informational text and hands-on activities will also excite readers about STEM, the interrelated fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. 128 pages.