Using gummy bears to teach genetics! This would be much faster than growing Mendel's sweet peas! Not to mention, super cute and fun! Will have to bookmark this so I can use it when we cover dominant and recessive genes!
Genetics Lesson - Use M&M's to determine genetic traits, extract DNA from a strawberry using normal household materials, create edible DNA strands using marshmallows and licorice, design dog breeds as you select alleles, and more in this fun lesson on Genetics!