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                                      Genetics biology Extra Credit (6.1 6.6)


Based on the concepts you learned in Chapter 6, write a story about an organism that reproduces sexually.  You may write about any exiting organism or you may create one of your own.  Describe your organism and the stages that it goes through from fertilization through reproduction.  You must use 20 to 32 vocabulary words found in the chapter in your story, and you must illustrate the patterns of Mendelian genetics.

-         one main charter and at least two supporting characters (2)

-         at least 20 vocabulary words from the chapter, used correctly (5)

-         three main events that span the lifetime of your organism, including fertilization and reproduction (3)

You story will be creative.  Use your imagination when making up traits and genes. (3)