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ChromoSock® Meiosis Classroom Kit

Item # 214810 Exclusive This product is exclusive to Carolina Biological Supply.

Understanding the stages of meiosis has always been a challenge for students. What if it was as easy as doing laundry? Our ChromoSock® activities are built with that concept in mind by having students use custom-sewn socks to mimic chromosomes. Modeling meiosis has never been easier, and this introductory activity is sure to engage your students and positively impact their understanding of key concepts.

Price

$180.55

This item will ship on or about 7/8/21

Ever wish learning meiosis was as easy as folding socks? The ChromoSock® is a specialty sock, made in the US, that comes in different sizes, lengths, and colors to help demonstrate the differences between chromosomes and the genetic information they carry. The ChromoSock® Meiosis Classroom Kit gives students a broad introduction to meiosis by having them:

  • Define "haploid" and "diploid"
  • Identify chromosome number during division
  • Model meiosis
  • Identify key structures such as centromeres and chromatids
  • Understand the impact of nondisjunction

This classroom kit is designed for 32 students working in pairs.

  • This item is only available from Carolina Biological Supply Company.

Product Families Featuring This Item:

 
Components Qty Included?
White ChromoSock® with Orange Stripe, Pair 32 Included
Beige ChromoSock® with Green Stripe, Pair 32 Included
Grey ChromoSock® with Black Stripe, Pair 32 Included
Canvas Drawstring Bag 32 Included
Rubber Bands, Pack of 40 8 Included
Student Guides 16 Included
Teacher's Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included