Do-It-Yourself DNA Kits
Here is a list of some of the products that the Bio-Bus is willing to provide for you to help better facilitate the activity in your classrooms.
DNA Trait Worksheet
To better understand what a trait is, the DNA trait worksheet examines and compares six different traits.
SKU/Item Number: 101
DNA Double Helix Model
A DNA model is created to help the students remember the double helix shape of DNA.
SKU/Item Number: 102
Dog and Owner Matching Activity
Similar and different traits between dogs and their owners are compared in this matching activity.
SKU/Item Number: 103
Dominate and Recessive Cheat Sheet
This worksheet informs the student which color is dominate or recessive allowing students to determine the traits of their bag bagy.
Bag babies are created after a student has correctly circled the traits of the bag baby.
SKU/Item Number: 202
Students plant zapped butternut squash seed and observe them grow over a week long period.
SKU/Item Number: 301
After planting and taking care of the butternut squash plants, the results are graphed on a zap chart.
SKU/Item Number: 302
Base Pairing Activity
To better understand the base pairing rule in DNA, this worksheet allows for students to find their “complimentary” friend.
SKU/Item Number: 501
Split Pea DNA Extraction Protocol
The ingredients and instructions for the split pea DNA experiment are found on this handout.
SKU/Item Number: 601