This Got Lactase? Blood Glucose Data Analysis activity & project also includes:
Many physicals include a blood glucose test, but what are doctors actually testing? Scholars graph and interpret blood glucose data, allowing them to observe the differences in lactase persistence and draw conclusions. They then connect these concepts to an understanding of different populations and the genetics behind the trait.
- Relies on prior knowledge of creating graphs, including titles, axes labels, data plots, and legends
- Provides ideas for modifying the lesson for those with learning differences
- Connects math and science concepts