All Resources for under 11s

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DNA

Patterns of inheritance

General Education

DNA

Fold a DNA Model

A fun activity where students fold a paper model which makes up a DNA double helix. This has been supplied by the Wellcome Trust centre for Human Genetics.


Resource: DNA Helix template and instructions
Age range:  7-10/ 11-14 / 14-16
Approach: Games and quizzes

Make a DNA Model

Background information about DNA and also a downloadable PDF which you can then cut out to make a DNA model. This has been supplied by the CSIRO.


Resource: Make a DNA model
Age range:  7-10/ 11-14 / 14-16
Approach: Games and quizzes

Patterns of inheritance

Genes are Us

Website for teachers created by Jeans for Genes, where your school can meet children with genetic disorders through short films and classroom activities targeted at key areas of the national curriculum.


Resource: Genes are Us
Age range: 5-6 / 7-10 / 11-14 / 14-16
Approach: Videos, animations,games and quizzes

General Education

Education CPD+

Education CPD+ provides professional development for those involved in science education


Resource: Education CPD+
Age range: 7-10/11-14/ 14-16/ 16-18
Approach: Training

Top Marks! Educational Search Engine

A resource for finding teaching resources, homework help and educational websites for use in the classroom.


Resource: Top Marks!
Age range: 7-10/ 11-14/ 14-16/ 16-18
Approach: Topic material

American Society of Human Genetics

Genetics education for K-16 (UG/PG) students and teachers, future genetics professionals and the public, from the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) and the Genetics Society of America (GSA), USA.


Resource: GSA Education
Age range: 7-10/ 11-14/ 14-16/ 16-18
Approach: Topic material

Genetic Resources for Schools and Students

Resources developed by the Institute of Biology to improve the understanding of human genetics in schools from Key Stage 2 upwards, UK.


Resource: Institute of Biology
Age range: 7-10/ 11-14/ 14-16/ 16-18
Approach: Topic material

Genomics Education Partnership (GEP)

Learning community of school teachers, scientists and genetics professionals, Washington, USA.


Resource: Genomics Education Partnership
Age range: 7-10/ 11-14/ 14-16/ 16-18
Approach: Topic material

Science Teaching Alive

This is a very handy resource for science teachers to be able to share resources, ideas and experiences. This site should be of particular interest to those working in a "developing world" context where the challenges are greatest.


Resource: Science Teaching Alive
Age range: 7-10/ 11-14/ 14-16/ 16-18
Approach: Topic material

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