Objective The student will visit a seed and plant store to observe plants that are similar in genotype that look alike. They will see plants of the same genotype that look different. They will observe that environment has an impact on genes expression.
Strategy We will create a bulletin board displaying the variety of plants due to environmental effects, as well as, the hereditary effect. The students will do a series of experiments with plants grown in the classroom. Student observations will be recorded in his/her lab journal.