ERIC Number: ED451028
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Human Genetic Variation. Grades 9-12. NIH Curriculum Supplement Series.
Biological Sciences Curriculum Study, Colorado Springs.; Videodiscovery, Inc., Seattle, WA.
This curriculum supplement guide brings the latest medical discoveries to classrooms. This module focuses on the objectives of introducing students to the genetic variations of human beings, and developing an understanding of the relationship between biomedical research and personal and public health. This module includes five major sections: (1) "Understanding Human Genetic Variation"; (2) "Implementing Module"; (3) "Student Activities"; (4) "Additional Resources for Teachers"; and (5) a glossary and references section. (Contains 20 references.) (YDS)
Descriptors: Biology, Critical Thinking, DNA, Genetics, High Schools, Inquiry, Medical Research, Science Activities, Science Education, Scientific Literacy
BSCS, 5415 Mark Dabling Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80918-3842.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (DHHS), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: Biological Sciences Curriculum Study, Colorado Springs.; Videodiscovery, Inc., Seattle, WA.
Note: Accompanying CD-ROM not available from ERIC. For related documents, see SE 064 202-203.