High interest extension activity, great for homework!
Relates to NGSS Standards: HS-LS3-2, HS-LS3-3, MS-LS3-1, MS-LS3-2
Students are given data about the number of babies born with Down Syndrome and other chromosomal errors versus mothers age. They graph the data on a provided graph, and then answer some basic analysis questions. The data and resulting graph clearly shows the relationship between advanced maternal age and the frequency of chromosomal errors.
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