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Ideal for grade 8, in this lesson students will develop an understanding of the origins of genes, gene mutation and how these mutations may affect organisms in a positive, negative or neutral way. Students will explore this concept by creating and using various mutations which may help or hinder their performance in a candy grabbing game. The mutations set by the students will alter how easy it is to grab candies from a table.
After completing this interactive lesson, students will:
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