Science at Westhaven
- Posted by: Oliver Morley
- Category: News
All middle school classes have been studying inheritance, chromosomes and DNA this term and they were very excited to carry out a practical activity in which they extracted DNA from strawberries, as shown in the pictures above. The activity was very sensory, lots of squishing strawberries! All pupils were able to use their practical skills in this investigation and it really made the topic real for our students.
Students adding the special DNA extraction liquid