Happy DNA Day! Below are 15 activities to teach kids about DNA, genetics, and heredity. Each of these ideas are free and have worksheets, printables, or easy lesson/activity ideas that can generally be done in a day. If you want to do some advance planning and have your kids take a DNA test, there are so many fun things you can do with the results. One of my favorites is the grandchild report from gene heritage. I even added photos to mine. Check it out here: You can also create a “Grandparent Inheritance Chart” by Legacy Tree Genealogists as explained at the...
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