Genetics and Heredity

A ll About Genetics - Kids' Health
 
 
Traits Lesson  - Includes activities. Good introduction.
 
Acquired and Inherited Traits  Packet - From TPT 
 
Inherited or Acquired? -  Worksheet
 
 
Heredity - Brain Pop video
 
Heredity - Study Jams video
 
Inherited and Acquired Traits - Watch, Know, Learn video 
 
Inherited Traits - You Tube video - No words. Good for introduction.
 
 
 
 
 
Traits T-Chart  - Blank
 
Talking Glossary of Genetic Terms - In English and in Spanish
 
Michael's Inside Scoop - Be sure to play the game.
 
Learn Genetics - Tour the Basics
 
Where Did You Get Your  Genes? To answer this question, work through this Discovery Lab.
 
Whose Genes? - With Tiki the Penguin - Work through the first 4 chapters only.
 
  
Monstor Story - Ask a biologist.
 
Monster Manual - Build a monster using your knowledge of genetics.
 
Build a Monster - Click in the yellow menu on this page for directions.  
 
 
Introduction to Heredity - Lesson plans and activities to use in the classroom.
 
 
 
Build a Fish - In this game, it's your job to design a fish with the right adaptations to survive. 
 
I Want to Know - Heredity - United Streaming video
  
 
Acquired and Inherited Traits Game  - Become a Narf and play the game!