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Mendelian Genetics - Bell Ringer

Activity Overview

This Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Mendelian Genetics and guides students to discover the pros and cons of altering genes in food. The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishViewTM document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic Mendelian Genetics to students.  The Bell Ringer shows how genetic modification of foods might be used to solve some of the world's hunger problems.  Students are then asked to answer questions based on the short video segment shown.


This Bell Ringer is a PublishViewTM document (.tnsp), ideal for large group instruction using TI-Nspire software and a projection device.  This Bell Ringer contains a video which may increase the time to download.