Warm-up: What is genetic technology? How does genetic technology influence our everyday lives? What industries use genetic technology?
Take out articles and book assignment for stamps
1. Go over book assignment
2. Introduction to genetic technology
3. Genetically modified foods. Read and take notes over the article. Be able to answer the following questions:
1. Provide examples of organisms that have resulted from selective breeding
2. What is gene transfer technology?
3. What is the gene gun approach?
4. Outline the steps in making a transgenic plant
5. Describe three risks associated with growing genetically modified plants.
6. Your opinion- do you think there should be regulations? Why or why not?
HW: Genetically modified foods if incomplete