We used our track and ramp models to measure the speed of the carts. You will need data from class to complete this assignment.
..We learned about pedigrees today and did an activity out of the book. Page D-53 -->
We did this today in class. Due Monday 4/30. The data is included.
Today, we counted our Nicotiana seedlings and collected class data. We also got to look at them under a microscope as well as any other microorganisms growing in our petri dishes.
Please also read  Show Me the Genes in Issues and Life Science and answer the Stopping to Think Questions and the Analysis (that you can)
Today we looked at the 23rd pair of chromosomes in the human karyotype, the sex chromosomes. We did the attached practice and watched the Amoeba Sisters and answered the following questions:
Today, we are looking at the application of genetic testing to predict and treat disease. Watch the video and decide whether or not you would want to know of a genetic condition or not.
8th grade Integrated Science
Present Unit: genetics