NEWSLETTER: September 2016

Teacher Resources: Genomics and Human Identity Lesson Plans in the Classroom
School is back in session! Bring genetics/genomics to life for your students using our free lesson plans, handouts, slides, and other resources.

Resource of the Month "Flashback"
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute: "Cell Snap"

This month check out a special "flashback" Resource of the Month - the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute's "Cell Snap" app. Match the pairs of cell components to reveal a human cell that you can then explore to find out what the structures inside do. See how quickly you can match all 10 pairs, and whether you can beat your highest score!

ULC Exhibit on the Move

The ULC exhibit is on the move and heading to its next location. Is your city the next stop?
How Do You Use ULC Resources in the Classroom?

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Teachers and students, enter the Breakthrough Junior Challenge!

Students are invited to make an original, 5 minute video that brings to life a concept or theory in the life sciences, physics or mathematics. One student winner is awarded a $250,000 college scholarship and their inspirational teacher receives a $50,000 prize.

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