The Amoeba Sisters
Everyone pitches in for protein synthesis! Here are three types of RNA helping your cells make proteins. Be sure to check out all our science GIFs here for your studyblrs, teacher websites,...
Genetics ~ Create a Baby Lab
Have your students "Create a Baby" based on specific dominant or recessive traits! The Create A Baby lab can be used during any unit on genetics, all that is needed are some pennies and colored pencils. Students will "create" or draw a baby based on traits acquired through chance. This lab is very...
Teaching Protein Synthesis Just Got Easier
Protein Synthesis is actually a fun concept for me to teach. For me, there are 2 barriers you need to cross in order for students to learn protein synthesis: 1. Learning about the steps of...
Diffusion Demonstration - Teach With Fergy
This activity can either be done as a student inquiry or teacher demonstration. In either case, a preliminary and follow-up discussion can be used to stimulate thinking and reinforce concepts taught in the unit. Materials needed: • 2 tea bags • 2 transparent mugs or glasses • cold water – ice cold water if possible […]
Asexual and Sexual Reproduction
This video is geared towards middle school science students. It goes over the basics of asexual and sexual reproduction and discusses a few state exam quest...
44 Strangest Creatures On Earth With Alien Like Characteristics
In the process, now oceans have become the centre of interest for our researchers to discover the strangest creatures. Bear in mind that humans have explored
Biochemistry Activity Bundle with Four Macromolecules for High School Biology
Use beads, pipe cleaners, and paper clips to model all four types of molecules studied in a traditional high school biology biochemistry unit. Students will model monomers, polymers, carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids (DNA and RNA). This is a tough unit to teach. Chemical structur...
Free Printable DNA Maze
Free printable DNA maze activity sheet for kids. The maze and solution are available as free PDF downloads.
Punnett Square Practice -10 pea plant examples + enrichment & challenge activity
Have students practice Punnett squares using the classic Gregor Mendel pea plant examples! 10 examples using traits from Mendel's plant research are given, then early finishers have the opportunity to create their own examples for other students to complete. Lastly, a challenge project is included!
5 Best Printable Punnett Square Worksheets
Science lessons in school usually have a Punnett square topic in the learning syllabus. Punnet square is known as a way to find out the results of crossing based on the developing genotype.
The Air You're Breathing? A Diatom Made That
Tiny diatoms are beautiful, plentiful and surprisingly mysterious when teasing out how they evolved and why they may share many of their genes with bacteria.
Making Infographics Easy With Easel.ly!
Ever wondered if it is difficult to make an infographic? Well….. it isn’t! My students made the infographics above as part of their CER (Claim, Evidence, Reasoning) presentation during …