5th Grade Science – Heredity

Fifth graders learned all about heredity in science and created “alien babies” using Punnett squares and figuring out dominate and recessive traits. The students were so involved in the activity they wanted to see what other types of species they could create like a mad scientist!

A Punnett square is a graphical representation of the possible genotypes of an offspring arising from a particular cross or breeding event.

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