TLF ID M021773
The use of genetic technologies is debated but the techniques themselves are often not described. This teacher resource Is designed to show how a plant's DNA affects it's survival, and how genetic technologies are being used. This inquiry-based sequence of six lessons is based on current food security, sustainability and photosynthesis research. The unit includes a method for classroom friendly DNA extraction, a student challenge to solve the world issue of securing food security for the world’s population and researcher profiles to directly link to the research.