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The fascinating concept of Genetics is broken down into various visual representations used within the Sciences to predict, analyze and examine the elements of genetics. Learn to predict the outcome of Traits and Types of Traits by using the Punnett Square to determine key factors and emerging patterns. Gain comprehension of the pairing of chromosomes by utilizing the Law of Independent Assortment and Dihybrid Cross to identify dominant and recessive genes. Analyze inheritance patterns with the Monohybrid Cross method and incorporate critical thinking skills to predict genetic outcomes.

Next Generation Science Standards-Aligned Tutorials and Pathways

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Next Generation Science-Aligned Lessons into your classroom. Our Science Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

Pathways that Teach Genetics

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
Genetics Pathway
Concepts: 6
Quiz Points: 90
NGSS Standard MS-LS3-2
Concepts: 3
Quiz Points: 30