Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics

Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
Genetics Lesson: Introduction to Epigenetics
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Nature or nurture? This research-style NO-PREP lesson encourages Biology students to think beyond the typical inheritance patterns into the world of epigenetics. Two versions of the lesson are provided: digital (perfect for iPads or Chromebooks) and printable for the traditional classroom. Your students will love this independent and highly visual activity!

The following topics are addressed: epigenetics, Human Genome Project, DNA, histones, genes, DNA methylation, gene expression, inheritance, nutrition, stem cell differentiation

Perfect for a sub plan! Students can complete this assignment independently as an extension to any unit on DNA or genetics.

Included:

  • 1 Text Summary of epigenetic inheritance
  • 5 Comprehension Questions correlating to text summary
  • 1 student worksheet correlating to an online interactive rat experiment
  • Answer keys for all worksheets

For more lessons on Genetics and DNA, please see my other resources:

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5 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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