Lesson 2- Mendel's First Law of Inheritance Duration: 1-2 Days
Hook: YouTube rap on Mendel's Law of Segregation. Provide students with the lyrics that has sections missing and have them fill in the missing lines as they listen to the song.
Body: Have the class take notes on The Law of Segregation and explain using his plants as examples the difference between homozygous and heterozygous, genotype and phenotype, and dominant and recessive alleles. The following file is a sample PowerPoint presentation that can be used in explaining The Law of Segregation.