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DNA Science: Modeling Rosalind Franklin's Discovery with a Pen Spring
DNA Science: Modeling Rosalind Franklin's Discovery with a Pen Spring
Integrate physics/biology in this HS diffraction lab that lets students model the work of Rosalind Franklin in discovering the structure of DNA.

Technology Tools

The Nebraska Astronomy Applet Project: Online Labs for Introductory Astronomy
The Nebraska Astronomy Applet Project: Online Labs for Introductory Astronomy
Planning a unit on Astronomy? Don't miss these simulation-based modules. Superior quality, fun, and adaptable for grades 11-12. Includes assessments .

Teaching Modules

General Atomics Sciences: It's a Colorful Life
This multi-day inquiry-based module on light and color includes a wealth of teacher and student guides and information. Topics include absorption, emission, additive and subtractive color, color mixing along with several hands-on activities. This resource is appropriate for students in grades 8-12.

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