NGSS MS-LS4-5 Biological Evolution: Artificial Selection
PowerPoint. Humans have the capacity to influence certain characteristics of organisms by selective breeding. Defines artificial selection, selective breeding, gene therapy, genetic modification, animal husbandry, and cloning. Discusses how technologies have influenced humans and advances in technology. Lists multiple benefits and risks.
Good introduction so students can gather and synthesize information about the technologies that have changed the way humans influence the inheritance of desired traits in organisms.
Could be edited for younger or older students.