Tracking Genetically Modified Mosquitoes

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This activity accompanies a video about genetically modified mosquitoes produced by Oxitec, designed to lower mosquito populations. Students are asked to react to the experiment, analyze data, and draw conclusions. This resource includes a video, data, worksheets, and readings, as well as additional resources. The video and teacher materials are available in English and Spanish, but all other resources are in English.

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  1. LessonHiveAdmin

    HHMI Biointeractive is a project to bring real world data into high schools. They feature high quality videos, data rich activities and case studies, and planning tools. We highly recommend their lessons.

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