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Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders

Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Pedigrees and Genetic Disorders
Product Description
This is a brief powerpoint that introduces students to pedigrees and genetic disorders. The powerpoint shows students the basics of reading pedigrees. It includes a few example pedigrees that the instructor can use to practice with students before having them move on to interpreting pedigrees on their own. It includes a brief video clip about interpreting pedigrees to help introduce and solidify understandings. It also includes a number of very engaging and touching clips about various genetic disorders told by the individuals and family members experiencing them: brittle bones syndrome, Hemophilia, Dwarfism, and Hypohidrotic Ectodermal Dysplasia. It differentiates genetic disorders from regular illnesses. The powerpoint includes a warmup and an exit ticket. It is a brief powerpoint and straight to the point, but engaging. It is aligned to 7th-grade science essential standards (Genetics, Heredity, and Cellular Reproduction Unit).
Total Pages
13 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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