Lesson

ʻĀhuli Nā Ōewe: Genes Mutate

Mutation Simulation

Through comparisons of the Nēnē and the Canada goose, videos about superheroes, and a fun drawing activity simulating mutation, students learn how mutations in genes can lead to descendants that look very different from their ancestors.

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Grades:
6 7 8
Topics:
AnthropologyBiologyChemistry
Learning Time:
1-2hours
Museum Connections:
ScienceOnASphere ScienceAdventure Vertebrate
Standards:
7.W.2 MS-LS3.B MS-LS4.A MS-LS4.B GLO-3 IkePilina IkeNaauao IkeHonua IkeKuanaike SC.7.5.2 SC.7.5.3 SC.7.5.4 SC.7.5.6
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