NSTA Engage: Fall20 Conference Materials

Student Modeling Packs

Digtal Modeling Resources

Inspiring Student Questions with a TWIST in DNA Modeling 

- Dynamic DNA Kit
- DNA Starter Kit
- Double Helix Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Dan Williams - Shelter Island High School (Shelter Island, NY) and Karen Avery - Pennsylvania College of Technology (Williamsport, PA)

A Tale of Two Sisters: Modeling Transcription and Translation in Protein Synthesis

Flow of Genetic Information Kit
Nucleotide Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Fran Grant - Cedarburg High School (Cedarburg, WI) and Mark Arnholt - Hartford Union High School (Hartford, WI)

CRISPR: Connecting New Science to What You Already Teach

Nucleotide Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

- Comparing CRISPR-Cas9 and a Restriction Enzyme
- Activity: Cas9 cuts a Statistically Unique Sequence in the Human Genome

Tim Herman, PhD - 3D Molecular Designs and the MSOE Center for BioMolecular Modeling

Using Models to Make Connections Between DNA and Chromosomes

Chromosome Connections Kit
Chromosomes Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Chris Chou - Longmont High School (Longmont, CO)

Removing Restrictions: Using Models to Teach Restriction Enzymes

Biotechnology Kit
Nucleotide Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Diane Sigalas - Livingston High School (Livingston, NJ)

Unfolding the Mystery of Protein Structure

- Amino Acid Starter Kit
- Protein Student Modelng Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Jill Daniels - Geneva School of Boerne (Boerne, TX)

Coronavirus: Science is the Answer

- The Science of Coronaviruses Series

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

- Synthetic Nanobodies - Targeting the Spike Proteins of Coronavirus
- Nanobody Preprint from bioRxiv
- Antibody MAPS Module

This Week in Virology: Long-term COVID and ME/CFS

Tim Herman, PhD - 3D Molecular Designs and the MSOE Center for BioMolecular Modeling

Sensational Water!

- Water Kit
- Water Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Alice Scheele - Patrick Henry High School (Ashland, VA)

Uncover Student Thinking with Models: Membrane and Transport

- Phospholipid & Membrane Transport Kit
- Membrane Student Modeling Pack

- PowerPoint Presentation
- PDF of PowerPoint Presentation

Science Educator Kim Parfitt