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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.



This item will ship on or about 8/5/21

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