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Mendelian Genetics, Probability, Pedigrees, and Chi-Square Statistics

In this activity, students apply concepts pertaining to the genetics of sickle cell disease and its relationship to malaria explored in the short film The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection in Humans.

Genetics
Evolution
Science Practices
Lessons
High School — AP/IB
College
Using Genetic Crosses to Analyze a Stickleback Trait

In this hands-on activity, students analyze the results of genetic crosses between stickleback fish with different traits. It complements the film Evolving Switches, Evolving Bodies.

Genetics
Evolution
Science Practices
Card Activities
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
Sickle Cell Disease and Malaria: A Lesson on the Nature of Science

This activity supports the short film Natural Selection in Humans about the connection between sickle cell disease and malaria. It allows students to further explore how scientists make their discoveries by building on research by other scientists.

Genetics
Evolution
Science Practices
Lessons
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College
Asexual vs. Sexual Reproduction

This video provides a demonstration of differences between sexual reproduction, which involves recombination through meiosis, and asexual reproduction, which does not.

Genetics
Anatomy & Physiology
Evolution
Clips
High School — General
High School — AP/IB
College