This is a high school-level presentation of genetics for advanced middle school students.
Topics include Mendelian genetics, the cell, DNA, chromosomes, mutations, cancer, bacterial transformation, recombination, viruses, genetic engineering, transcription and translation, evolution, and the human genome.
Activities include small-group discussion of reading assignments, hands-on activities, demonstrations, short research papers, and student presentations.
|Session I||6/17/2019 - 6/28/2019||Tysons||Morning|
|Session II||7/1/2019 - 7/12/2019||Fairfax||Morning|
|Session III||7/15/2019 - 7/26/2019||McLean||Morning|
|Session IV||7/29/2019 - 8/9/2019||Annandale||Afternoon|
"Learning about the human body is fascinating, and I think many kids would love the class."
- Amare D, Alexandria, VA
"My child had a great time, and the instructor was great."
- Sarah and Tom M, Ashburn, VA