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Hi There, I'm new to this board, so let me know if I'm to follow any particular protocol. OK. My question has to do with PBL. (Project Based Learning) Has anyone done any PBL lessons on DNA,…Continue

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Peter Lauzon replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Anna:  There are many.  I have done on called "Family Secrets" about Huntington's disease.  It takes them through the dilemma of genetic testing and…"
Dec 13, 2013
Sharon Leamy replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Not sure if this is what you are looking for, but I did this activity with my 6th grade class.  Check the website learn.genetics.utah.edu.  There are instructions for a recipe for dog DNA.  The kids end up creating different dogs…"
Apr 24, 2013
Anna M Rivera replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Anna  You hit the nail on the head!!! That's exactly what I was thinking about. WOW Great minds think alike. LOL.  Thanks for reaffirmation on my thoughts. I'll keep you posted on the progress.  Thanks again. "
Feb 26, 2013
Anna J. Small Roseboro replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Anna, Since your purpose in considering this assignment is to expand their understanding of genetics and the role is plays in their lives, how about focusing on the three areas you mention in your reply: farming, medicine, and police matters. …"
Feb 26, 2013
Anna M Rivera replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Thanks Anna... You're right.  I do work with different populations & some children are not comfortable or knowledgeable enough to only go back a couple of generations. Genealogy although very interesting to me at my age, isn't…"
Feb 26, 2013
Anna J. Small Roseboro replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Hello, Anna.  Depending on the community in which you teach, this could be an assignment fraught with land mines.  Some students will be uncomfortable sharing this kind of research about their own families...for different reasons. …"
Feb 26, 2013
Anna M Rivera replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"Ryan, Fantastic thanks for the great links. I teach 7th grade Science & as I said our school is trying to get into developing PBL's . This will really help. Get it coming."
Feb 17, 2013
Ryan Goble replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
Feb 17, 2013
Ryan Goble replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion QUESTION: PBL on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc... in the group Science Teachers
"What about designing a Family Health and Personality traits tree - I dunno what grade you are working with but these lesson plan ideas could be remixed for your grade level. See... USING FAMILY HISTORY TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH USING FAMILY HISTORY TO…"
Feb 17, 2013
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PBL

Hi There, I'm new to this board, so let me know if I'm to follow any particular protocol. OK. My question has to do with PBL. (Project Based Learning) Has anyone done any PBL lessons on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc.  Please advise.ThanksAnnaSee More
Feb 17, 2013
Ryan Goble replied to Anna M Rivera's discussion PBL Anyone?
"LOL, Anna, I'm sorry to have spun you around a bit here - you can post this in the Science Group discussion forum - when you post there every person in that group gets a note that you posted - here it just floats ... and floats ... I'm…"
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PBL Anyone?

Hi There, I'm new to this board, so let me know if I'm to follow any particular protocol. OK. My question has to do with PBL. (Project Based Learning) Has anyone done any PBL lessons on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc.  Please advise.ThanksAnnaSee More
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"Hi There, I'm new to this board, so let me know if I'm to follow any particular protocol. OK. My question has to do with PBL. (Project Based Learning) Has anyone done any PBL lessons on DNA, Heredity, Inheritance, etc.  Please…"
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What is your connection to education?
MS / Junior High School Teacher
What subjects do you teach / specialize in?
ESL, Science, Math, & Social Studies
What 5 essential pop culture artifacts (CDs, DVDs, Books, Images, Toys, etc.) would you have on your desert island?
Solar Battery operated CD/DVD player, DVD's of musicals eg. (The Sound of Music, Sat. Nite Fever, Grease,etc. Pop corn popper w/endless buttered popcorn, Hulla Hoop, & life-size picture of Elvis Presley.

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At 9:26am on September 1, 2010, Ryan Goble said…
You might also consider joining some of the social science/studies groups:
World History
US History
Econ, Gov and Biz
Religious Studies
Psychology/Sociology/Anthropology
At 9:25am on September 1, 2010, Ryan Goble said…
Howdy Anna!

Great to have you here!

Since you rock science you might consider joining the Science and Sustainability groups.

At the top of the group there should be an little + sign similar to the one in the Middle School group (image below) that says "+Join Middle School Group." Easy stuff.


You might also enjoy some of these old science forum posts....

On comics & science:
COMIC SCIENCE
COMICS: Yes, More Comic Science

On teaching Science Fact through science Fiction Films:
#1. TEACHING: SCIENCE, ART OR CRAFT?
#2. LITERACY, SCIENCE & THE 4Ss
#3. VIEWING STRATEGIES: A CASE STUDY

Good Vibes,

Ryan:)
 
 
 

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