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Heredity: Games

Online games are a fun way to learn more about science topics. Here you will find links to an assortment of interactive games and activities for use at home or in the classroom. These games are designed for a variety of skill levels and interests. They can be used in a computer lab, on an interactive whiteboard, or on individual devices. Flash, Java, Shockwave, QuickTime or other interactive plug-ins may be required.

Nature vs. Nurture

The traits that make you who you are develop from both Nature (your genes) and Nurture (your everyday life). Take a Nature and Nurture Walk through Mendel Park and see if you can solve the genetic riddles!

Crack the DNA Code

Become a DNA Detective and stop the sale of products made from endangered animals.

Create a Creature

In this virtual lab, you will identify the outcomes of possible gene combinations for eyes, ears, fur, nose, teeth, and feet. Then apply traits to create a mystery animal!

Are you a Gene-ius?

How much do you know about what makes you "you"? Take this genetics quiz from the American Museum of Natural History and find out!

Skate Park Challenge

In this eWord Game, match words with their meanings and win three rounds to become a Game Champ.

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