INTRODUCTION TO HEREDITY MODULE GUIDE

A general overview and suggested sequence for implementing the Introduction to Heredity (Grades 5-7) module activities. A summary and estimation of class time is included for each activity. An example letter is provided (in English and Spanish) to explain to parents the purpose of the take-home family activities.

Prior Knowledge Needed

None

Time Required

Prep Time: Varies
Class Time: 150 minutes

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Introduction to Heredity Module Guide Print-and-Go

Sample Parent Letter

Funding provided by a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Precollege Science Education Initiative for Biomedical Research Institutions Award (Grant 51000125)

Funding for significant revisions provided by contract U33MC00157 from the Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Genetic Services Branch and the March of Dimes.