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ERIC Number: EJ1172565
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2018-Feb
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8555
Going beyond the X
Robertson, Carol
Science Teacher, v85 n2 p47-53 Feb 2018
How much do students really know about chromosomes? This article describes a partner activity and then a whole-class activity that use modeling to teach DNA replication, connect it to the shape of chromosomes during mitosis, and help students understand how daughter cells have the same DNA. Modeling is integral to science, helping students understand phenomena that may not be seen.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Secondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A