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    This "concept demonstration" provides learners with a concrete example (a pair of shoes in a classroom "cell") of what homology means. The "chromosomes are like pairs of...

    free Ages 14 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity that can be used as a lab or demonstration, learners use Lactaid® and lactose to demonstrate the concept of enzyme action. Learners test a drop of milk and Lactaid® for the...

    Over $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners bake cookies by following different recipes to better understand genetic mutations. Everyone in the group bakes the same type of cookie: chocolate chip. Most learners use...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this exercise (Activity #2 on page), learners test their distance vision to evaluate their overall eyesight. Learners attempt to read the letters on a Snellen Eye Chart from 20 feet away, while...

    free Ages 8 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make critters out of recyclables and apply the rules of mathematics to solve genetics problems. First, learners make male and female heterozygous parent Recycle Critters...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 14 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    This investigation provides learners with a hands-on activity that simulates the changing relationship of surface areas-to-volume for a growing cell. By analyzing four sand-filled cubic models ...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 14 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this lab, learners evaluate the relative effectiveness of various chemical substances (i.e. garlic powder, bathroom cleaner, mouthwash, etc.) as antimicrobial agents. Learners use the agar...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 11 - 18 4 to 24 hours
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    In this activity, learners construct a model of DNA to better understand the structure of DNA and protein synthesis. First, learners follow simple instructions and an instructor's...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - adult 1 to 2 hours
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    In this lab (Activity #1 on page), learners compare bacteria growth on two petri dishes containing nutrient agar: one that has been touched by a finger washed only with water and one that has been...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    In this lab (Activity #2 on page), learners compare bacteria growth on two petri dishes containing nutrient agar. Learners touch the doors, faucets, etc. in bathroom and then immerse their hands in...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 7 days

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