An Introduction to Genes and Inherited Traits
Genetic variations account for different characteristics among siblings.
Courtesy of the CDC.
How is hereditary information passed from one generation to the next? How are the physical characteristics of offspring determined by the combination of genes inherited from parents?
This course focuses on background information that educators will find especially helpful when introducing students to genes and inherited traits. Engaging content, animations, resources, an interactive glossary and self-assessment questions help the participant to gain content knowledge. (3 contact hours)
Funded by the following grant(s)
Foundations for the Future: Capitalizing on Technology to Promote Equity, Access and Quality in Elementary Science Education
Science Education Leadership Fellows Program
Grant Numbers: 51006084, 51004102, 51000105