Subject(s): Science, English Language Arts, English Language Arts (B.E.S.T. - Effective starting 2021-2022)
Grade Level(s): 11, 12
Resource supports reading in content area:Yes
Freely Available: Yes
Keywords: biotechnology, transgenics, genetic engineering, species boundaries, text complexity, informational text
The text's grade band recommendation is based on a text complexity analysis of a quantitative measure, qualitative rubric, and reader and task considerations.
The topics/content in this article, especially the ethical and legal implications of genetic engineering, present excellent opportunities for new perspectives and further research. The article includes additional resources to learn more about ethical issues in genetic engineering as well as resources to get involved.
Source and Access Information
Name of Author/Source: Linda MacDonald Glenn/Action Bioscience/Research Gate
District/Organization of Contributor(s): Martin
Is this Resource freely Available? Yes
Access Privileges: Public
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