Science Worksheets and Study Guides Eighth Grade. Modern Genetics

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Texas Assessments Standards (STAAR)

TX.STAAR.8. STAAR Grade 8 Science Assessment
Reporting Category 4: Organisms and Environments - The student will demonstrate an understanding of the structures and functions of living organisms and their interdependence on each other and on their environment.
(7.14) Organisms and environments. The student knows that reproduction is a characteristic of living organisms and that the instructions for traits are governed in the genetic material. The student is expected to:
7.14 (C) Recognize that inherited traits of individuals are governed in the genetic material found in the genes within chromosomes in the nucleus. Supporting Standard (STAAR)