GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks

GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks
GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks
GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks
GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks
GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks
GENETICS - Science Escape Room - Digital or Physical Locks
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Scenario for this Escape Room:

Players are on a first date with a genetics nerd. They have one hour to impress their date with their knowledge of inheritance & variation of traits.

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>> TWO GAME PLAY OPTIONS are included in this download! <<

  1. Option #1: DIGITAL LOCKS version of the Genetics Escape Room
  2. Option #2: PHYSICAL LOCKS version of this Genetics Escape Room

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BOTH GAME OPTIONS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

Topics in this Escape Room:

  • Start & stop codons in mRNA sequence.
  • Be able to recognize which mRNA codons code for specific amino acids using a table.
  • Match chromosome pairs & identify abnormalities on a 46 chromosome karyotype.
  • Calculate the probabilities of dominant & recessive traits using Punnett squares.
  • Types of mutations and factors that can cause mutations.
  • Cell division errors that may occur during meiosis (trisomy & monosomy).
  • Be able to recognize a diagram as mitosis.

BOTH GAME OPTIONS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

Included in this Escape Room:

  • NGSS covered.
  • Game setup instructions.
  • Visual list of clue resources.
  • Scenario descriptions for both a Valentine's theme or just a regular first date (so you can also play when it's not Valentine's Day).
  • Game Flow Chart to use as a quick reference for combinations.
  • Detailed game answer key.
  • Code guess & hint tickets with instructions for use.
  • Printable resources & links to digital resources as appropriate.
  • Accompanying assessment that addresses the science concepts mentioned above, along with an answer key.

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***OPTION #1: DIGITAL LOCKS***

>> IF PLAYING DIGITAL LOCKS VERSION ONLINE:You will need the following additional resources not included with this download.

  • Two pages printed in color (or colored manually) to help match chromosome pairs.
  • 1 Envelope or sandwich bag, any size.
  • Internet access

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***OPTION #2: PHYSICAL LOCKS***

>> IF PLAYING PHYSICAL LOCKS VERSION:You will need the following additional resources not included with this download.

  • Two pages printed in color or colored manually to help match chromosomes.
  • 1 Envelope or sandwich bag, any size.
  • 2 boxes that lock
  • 3-Digit Lock
  • 4-Digit Lock
  • Word Lock
  • Directional Lock
  • Hasp
  • Internet to access a link for one clue. (Paper resource is provided for this one clue if necessary).

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NOTE: Both versions of this game are culturally responsive and do not identify the gender of either of the individuals on the date.

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If you would like to see an EXAMPLE of my ESCAPE ROOM GAME FORMAT check out this free mini-game download.

It includes the same resources (game setup instructions, clue resources, game flow chart, answer key, etc) as a full game but is shorter with only 2 clues and meant to be played in 20-25 minutes.

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You may also be interested in:

Mitosis Card Game

Mitosis Graphic Organizer (freebie!)

Valentine Asexual Reproduction Escape Room

Cell Organelle Board Game

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Thanks for stopping by!

Sara : )

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