Topic Name Description
History of genetics File Intro to inheritance notes

powerpoint of the basic principles of mendelian inheritnace

URL Mendel's peas experiment

Follow this link to complete a virtual lab that explains mendel's work. You will be looking at results to determine which of the traits are dominant and recessive. As you complete the activity make sure that you record the results of your crosses and the answers to the questions in a word document that you will upload below.

File Trait Chart

Print this chart and fill in phenotypes for yourself and your mother and father. Then fill in as much genotype information as possible. See the instructions below for a reminder of how to fill in genotypes.

File Designing your personal pedigree

Here you will find the information for designing your own family pedigree.

DNA and inheritance File DNA: The code of life

Watch the following video about DNA and it's function.