Genetics Project Information

“Building a Family Tree”

Your mission: Trace at least 1 trait or characteristic from you back through your family. Develop a multi-media presentation to reflect this information.

Possible presentation ideas:
·Glogster page
·PowerPoint slideshow
·Moviemaker or Windows Live Movie
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·Another idea you might have

You must have the following in your presentation:
·Photos (minimum you and your parents)
·A family history – written or verbal
  • ·At least 1 pedigree chart that shows how 1 trait was passed through the generations (include possible genotypes)

Other possibilities
·Videos, interviews
·In-depth focus on traits in your family
·Other ideas you might have

Remember, you are creating your project, so …….

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