Biotechnology Teacher Resources
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Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Injury and Recovery
5 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Synthetic scaffolding can be used to regenerate biological tissue, such as muscle, tendons, and ligaments. When perfected, this biotechnological feat will help many injured athletes recover more quickly. Dr.Cato Laurencin explains the...
Unit 4: Bioethics and the Future of Biotechnology
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What's the future of biotechnology? Explore a hot topic in the fourth and final unit in a series of Biotechnology lessons. Learners develop an understanding of the many issues in bioethics, then create an argument for or against the role...
Printing a Human Kidney
17 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Biotechnology has allowed us to engineer transplantable bladders and other organs successfully. The hope is to someday be able to engineer kidneys, and so save many lives. Dr. Anthony Atala, who specializes in regenerative medicine,...
Should the United States Support the Development of More Biotechnology to Genetically Modify Food?
7th - 10th
The controversy surrounding GMOs is food for debate. With the abundance of articles that can be garnered from various media sources, a skill-building activity that teaches learners how to carry on a balanced, informed discussion of this...
Cells, Genetics, and Biotechnology
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
For scholars tired of reading the textbook, this unit includes nine hands-on lessons. Through group work, lab activities, experiments, and even one inquiry-based lesson, scholars apply knowledge about cells, genetics, and biotechnology....
Biotechnology -- An Introductory Lesson to the Study of the Structure and Manipulation of DNA
9th - 12th
Learners examine the structure of DNA and how it works. They discover jobs in which use biotechnology and answer questions. They use the internet to discover other ways biotechnology can be applied.