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Gaudy Goldfish Kit

Item # 214826 New Online Only This product is not available in our print catalog. Exclusive This product is exclusive to Carolina Biological Supply.

In this fun and impactful series of activities, students take on the role of goldfish breeders to investigate genetic phenotypes, analyze and interpret offspring data to determine inheritance patterns, and prepare a goldfish breeding plan. Using the included card sets featuring beautiful graphics, they have fun building their stock of fancy goldfish, all while learning the foundations of genetics. These high-quality materials can be used in your classroom or at home for many years to come.

Price

$165.00

This item will ship on or about 7/26/21

Grades 6–8. Goldfish are the most common aquarium fish in the world. Through thousands of years of selective breeding, they have produced a variety of physical characteristics and traits. Some of which are very desirable amongst hobbyists, collectors, and kids who want their first pet. Rare, unique, and fancy goldfish can sell for thousands of dollars each. In this fun and impactful series of activities, students take on the role of goldfish breeders to investigate genetic phenotypes, analyze and interpret offspring data to determine inheritance patterns, and prepare a goldfish breeding plan.

Challenge your students to ask their own questions and define problems, while analyzing and interpreting data to design and explain their solutions. Compete to find out which students will develop the most successful goldfish business. Using the included card sets featuring beautiful graphics, they have fun building their stock of fancy goldfish, all while learning the foundations of genetics. These high-quality materials can be used in your classroom or at home for many years to come. This classroom kit is designed for 32 students working in groups of 4. FREE 1-year access to digital resources that support 3-dimensional instruction included.

  • This item is only available from Carolina Biological Supply Company.
  • This item is only available at Carolina.com.
 
Components Qty Included?
Gene Graph Cards Set 8 Included
Fish Images Set 8 Included
Aquarium Mats 8 Included
Fish Offspring Cards Set 1 Included
Fish Offspring Matrix 1 Included
Carolina Science Online® Resources (1-year subscription) 1 Included
Teacher’s Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Chart Paper 8 Needed, Not Included
Device for Students to Record Their “Business Pitch” Needed, Not Included