Description: During this WebQuest, students will be exposed to interactive expository texts that describe the basics of cloning, the history of cloning and the controversial applications of cloning. Students will simulate the procedure of laboratory cloning. Students will also formulate an opinion, supported by evidence, on the ethics of cloning endangered/extinct species.
Grade Level: 9-12
Keywords: cloning, artificial cloning, natural twins, embryo, somatic cell, nuclear transfer, chromosomes, fertilization, endangered/extinct species, ethical, human responsibility, conservation