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Teaching Biotechnology

Biotechnology

Biotechnology is the use of technology to change the genetic makeup of living things for human purposes. Generally, the purpose of biotechnology is to create organisms that are useful to humans or to cure genetic disorders.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How do scientists genetically engineer organisms to solve problems?
STANDARDS:
RST.2 - Main Ideas, RST.4 - Key Terms

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2
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