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Museum of Science and Industry MOSI

Museum of Science and Industry MOSI

The Museum of Science and Industry MOSI exists for one core reason: To make a difference in people’s lives by making science real for people of all ages and backgrounds. Enrich your students’ learning experiences with our new Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) onsite,

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The Code of Life 6th grade and up

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Program description

The Code of Life • 6th grade and up
Explore why DNA is considered the “blueprint of life” in this introduction to its coded structure and the role that it plays in genetics. Extract DNA from human cheek cells and learn why each step of the procedure is important. Run gel electrophoresis to conduct a DNA fingerprint simulation in this exploration of biotechnology. SC.N.1, SC.L.16. MOSI

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Program Detail

Program type: Field Trip
Artistic Discipline: Multi-discipline
Subject: Science
Population served: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Bilingual: No
Location(s):

4801 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33617

Fees / Ticketing:

MOSI Exhibits Only Students $4; Chaperones Free
Education program & MOSI exhibits Students $8; Chaperones Free
Sky Trail® Ropes Course (1 hour) & MOSI exhibits Students $9; Chaperones $5
Vital Signs (with lab fee) & MOSI exhibits Students $12; Chaperones Free
Jr. Investigative Health & MOSI exhibits Students $14; Chaperones Free
Investigative Health & MOSI exhibits Students $18; Chaperones Free
*All programs have a capacity of 30 students and are 45 minutes in length unless noted

Qualifications

Has conducted educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Programs connect to State Curriculum Standards: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes

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