Genetic mutations can be in the form of a disease or they can be beneficial! Students will take a turn as the teacher in order to inform classmates of various genetic mutations that exist.

Learning Objectives

(MS-LS3-1) WALT develop and use a model to describe why structural changes to genes (mutations) located on chromosomes may affect proteins and may result in harmful, beneficial, or neutral effects to the structure and function of the organism.

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