- Student instructions
- Simulated BRCA1 Genetic Test sheet
- DNA Stain (simulated)
- Graduated medicine cup
- 3 Bags of beads
- My Family Pedigree
- Breast Cancer Risks—What Science Knows
$14.95 – $90.95
An individual’s risk of developing breast cancer is influenced by a number of factors such as specific genes, lifestyle choices, hormonal factors, and environmental exposures.
MS-LS1-5. Construct a scientific explanation based on evidence for how environmental and genetic factors influence the growth of organisms.
Constructing Explanations - Construct a scientific explanation based on valid and reliable evidence obtained from sources (including the students’ own experiments) and the assumption that theories and laws that describe the natural world operate today as they did in the past and will continue to do so in the future.
LS1.B: Growth and Development of Organisms - Genetic factors as well as local conditions affect the growth of the plants and animals.
Cause and Effect - Phenomena may have more than one cause, and some cause and effect relationships in systems can only be described using probability