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Note: Publishers & Resources (addresses and phone) for the following curricula.


Advances in Genetic Technology (Student / Teacher's Editions), 1989
Author: Drexler, Edward, Hinchee, PhD, Maud A.W., Lundberg, Douglas T., McCullough, PhD, Laurence B., McInerney, Joseph D., Murray, MD, Jeffrey, Storey, PhD, Richard
BSCS Innovative Science Education
The Colorado College, Colorado Spring, CO 80903
Approximate cost: $16
Subject: basic genetics
Grade level(s): secondary, teacher
ISBN: 17874-8
 
Argentina's Disappeared and Mitochondrial DNA Identity Testing, 1990
Author: Baker, Diane L.
University of Michigan Education Program
Human Genome Center, 2570 MSRBII, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0674
Approximate cost: $40
Subject: DNA politics
Grade level(s): secondary
Basic Genetics: A Human Approach (Student Book), 1999
BSCS Study (Biological Science Curriculum)
Kendall / Hunt Publishing Company
2460 Kerper Boulevard, P.O. Box 539, Dubuque, IA 52004-0539.
Grade level(s): secondary
 
Basic Genetics: A Human Approach (Teacher's Guide), 1999
BSCS Study (Biological Science Curriculum)
Kendall/Hunt
2460 Kerper Boulevard, P.O. Box 539, Dubuque, IA 52004-0539.
Subject: human genetics
Grade level(s): secondary
 
Biological Science: A Molecular Approach (Teachers Annotated Edition), 1985
BSCS Innovative Science Education
The Colorado College, Colorado Spring, CO 80903
ISBN: 0-669-17866-7
Biotechnology Unit - Junior High School Level, 1993
Math and Science Education Center
8001 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, MO 63121
Approximate cost: $40
Subject: biotechnology
Grade level(s): middle
 
Biotechnology Unit - Secondary School Level, 1992
Math and Science Education Center
8001 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, MO 63121
Approximate cost: $40
Subject: biotechnology
Grade level(s): secondary
 
Biotechnology Unit - Upper Elementary School Level, 1993
Math and Science Education Center
8001 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, MO 63121
Approximate cost: $40
Subject: biotechnology
Grade level(s): elementary, middle
Birth Defects: Causes and Prevention
PacNoRGG
Oregon Health Sciences University, CDRC, Clinical Services Building, 901 East 18th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403-5254
Grade level(s): 9-12

BSCS High School Curriculum:

Chances' Choices, revised 1997
Authors: Edward M. Kloza, MS, and Paula K. Haddow, MAT
Foundation for Blood Research
PO Box 190, Scarborough, ME 04070-0190
Approximate cost: $75
Subject: Human genetics curriculum supplement
Grade level: Secondary, adult
 
Create a Center About... Heredity & Genetics
Carolina Biological Supply Company
2700 York Road, Burlington, NC 27215. (800)334-5551, fax: (910)584-3399.
Grade level(s): middle, secondary
 
Create a Center About...the Human Body
Carolina Biological Supply Company
2700 York Road, Burlington, NC 27215. (800)334-5551, fax: (910)584-3399.
Grade level(s): secondary
Designer Genes: A Manual for Conducting a Human Genetics Workshop, 1989
Author: PacNoRGG Education Committee
CDRC Publications
CDRC/OHSU, P.O. Box 574, Portland, OR 97207
Approximate cost: $25
Discovering Genetics
D.O.K. Publishers
Grade level(s): 4-12
DNA, 1995
Author: DynaVue
Ward's Natural Science Establishment, Inc.
5100 West Henrietta Road, P.O. Box 92912, Rochester, NY 14692-9012. (800)962-2660, fax: (800)635-8439
Approximate cost: $54
Subject: DNA
Grade level(s): middle, secondary
ISBN: 75 W 0150
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Comprehensive Health Education Foundation
Grade level(s): middle, secondary
 
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Awareness Curriculum
Media Resource Center
Grade level(s): elementary, middle, secondary
Fingerprinting Guide, 1987
GEMS (Great Expectations in Math and Science)
Lawrence Hall of Science
University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720
 
Genetics and Heredity, 1989
Author: Newton, David
Carolina Biological Supply Company
2700 York Road, Burlington, NC 27215
Approximate cost: $31
Grade level(s): middle, secondary
45-2502J
Genes And Surroundings (Student Book), 1983
BSCS Study (Biological Science Curriculum)
Kendall/Hunt
2460 Kerper Boulevard, P.O. Box 539, Dubuque, IA 52004-0539
Subject: Human Genetics
Grade level(s): secondary, adult, teacher
ISBN: 0-8403-3066-9
For Generations activity, colored M&M's can be ordered to use also.
 
Genes And Surroundings (Teacher's Guide), 1983
BSCS Study (Biological Science Curriculum)
Kendall/Hunt
2460 Kerper Boulevard, P.O. Box 539, Dubuque, IA 52004-0539
Subject: human genetics
Grade level(s): secondary, adult, teacher
ISBN: 0-8403-3065-0
 
Genetics: A Human Approach (Teaching Guide), 1983
Author: Capra, Judy
University of Colorado
Children's Hospital, Health Sciences Center, Genetics Unit, 4200 East Ninth Avenue, Denver, CO 80262
Approximate cost: $40
 
Genetic Conditions: Family Stories, 1996
Author: Collins, Debra L.
Genetics Education Center
University of Kansas Medical Center, 4023 Wescoe Pavilion, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160-7318
Approximate cost: $25
Subject: genetic conditions
Grade level(s): middle, secondary, adult, professional
Genetics: A Human Approach (Jr. High Guide & slide set)
Judy Capra
Grade level(s): middle
 
Genetics: A Human Approach (Sr. High Guide & slide set)
Judy Capra
Grade level(s): secondary
GEMS (Great Expectations in Math and Science)
         
Handicap Awareness Program & Puppets
Pacer
Human Genetic Control: Aladdin's Lamp, Pandora's Box?, 1981
Author: Lord, Jr., Richard N. / Polly Haddow
Presque Isle High School
Presque Isle, ME 04769
Grade level(s): 9-12
 
Human Genetics: A Practical Teaching Guide, 1986
Massachusetts Genetics Program
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
150 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02111
Subject: human genetics
Grade level(s): middle, secondary, teacher
Human Genetics Lesson Plans
Genetics Education Center
HGP Genetics Education Workshop Participants
University of Kansas Medical Center, 4023 Wescoe Pavilion, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160-7318
Approximate cost: none, see web site
Subject: resources for teaching
Grade level(s): middle, secondary, adult
The Human Approach to Genetics
Genetics Center, Houston
Houston, TX
Grade level(s): 9-12
Human Heredity (Copy Masters)
NASCO
Grade level(s): middle, secondary
In All Probability, 1994
GEMS (Great Expectations in Math and Science)
Lawrence Hall of Science
University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720
Approximate cost: $13
Subject: probability
Grade level(s): elementary, middle
Mapping and Sequencing the Human Genome: Science, Ethics, and Public Policy, 1992
Author: McInerney, Joseph D., J. Stricker, K. Winternitz
National Association of Biology Teachers  and BSCS
11250 Roger Bacon Drive, #19, Reston, VA 22090
Approximate cost: $4
Subject: HGP / ELSI
Grade level(s): secondary
Mystery Festival, 1994
GEMS (Great Expectations in Math and Science)
Lawrence Hall of Science
University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720
Subject: DNA fingerprinting
Grade level(s): elementary, middle
National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc. (NORD)
Genetic Teaching Copy Masters
100 Rt. 37, P.O. Box 8923, New Fairfield, CT 06812-8923
Approximate cost: $4
 
New Choices, New Responsibilities: Ethical Issues in the Life Sciences, 1990
Author: Jennings, Bruce, et al
Hoffman-LaRoche Inc.
340 Kinsland Street, Nutley, NJ 07110
Subject: ethics
Grade level(s): middle, secondary
ODDS-R (Chromosomal Book), 1985
Author: Young, Jorgensen, Shapiro
Central Texas Genetics Center
4201 Marathon Boulevard, Suite 206, Austin, TX 78756
Approximate cost: $30
Subject: chromosomes, curriculum supplement
Grade level(s): teacher, adult, professional
 
ODDS-R (Mendelian Book), 1985
Author: Young, Jorgensen, Shapiro
Central Texas Genetics Center
4201 Marathon Boulevard, Suite 206, Austin, TX 78756
Approximate cost: $30
Subject: Mendelian genetics, curriculum supplement
Grade level(s): teacher, adult, professional
People...Just Like You
Committee on Youth Development
Grade level(s): 1-12
 
Preventing Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Association for Retarded Citizens
Grade level(s): 9-12
 
Prevention of Genetic and Birth Disorders
California State Department of Education
Grade level(s): secondary
 
Smooth Sailing into Next Generation: Causes & Prevention Mental Retardation
PacNoRGG
Oregon Health Sciences University, CDRC, Clinical Services Building, 901 East 18th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403-5254
Grade level(s): 9-12
 
You, Me, and Others - Unit 1
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Education and Health Promotion Department, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605
Approximate cost: $12
Grade level(s): elementary
 
You, Me, and Others - Unit 2
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Education and Health Promotion Department, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605
Approximate cost: $12
Grade level(s): 3-4
 
You, Me, and Others - Unit 3
March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Education and Health Promotion Department, 1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605
Approximate cost: $12
Grade level(s): 5-6

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