How to Make a Candy DNA Model
Building a DNA model can be as simple as using some licorice, marshmallows and string. Making a candy DNA model is a great way to visually understand the double helix, and a way to make the learning fun and delicious. By using the different colors of...
Select your candy. To make the sugar and phosphate sides, use strands of black
and red licorice that ...
Mar 20, 2013 ... Candy DNA - Build a model of DNA with sweets. ... Also, where can I buy one of
those DNA models like the really pretty one that you have to the ...
Feb 23, 2013 ... These candy models of the Deoxyribonucleic Acid molecule were created by 6th
grade students in my Project Based Inquiry Science class.
is composed of nitrogenous bases (adenine, cytosine, guanine and thymine), a five-carbon sugar (deoxyribose), and a phosphate molecule.
Connect two different colored marshmallows or gummy bears together using the toothpicks.
When connecting the candy
base pairs to... More »
Apr 25, 2013 ... In fact, you can make passable models of DNA with paper, K'nex or ... 3) Stick the
pairs onto cocktail sticks as if you were making candy kebabs.
Well keep reading, even if you don't have to create an accurate model of DNA! It's
really fun, and there's always leftover candy. Materials: For Model: Gummy ...
Molecules of DNA have two strands of nucleic acids held together by base pairs.
This structure is called a double helix. We will use candy in the form of licorice, ...
teach.genetics.utah.edu/content/dna/Have Your DNA and Eat It Too.pdf
ACTIVITY OVERVIEW. Teacher Guide: Have Your DNA and Eat It Too. Abstract:
Students build an edible model of DNA while learning basic DNA structure and.
Build your own DNA molecule from sweets. Candies: 2 different coloured long ...
each chain and twist slightly to get the double helix effect for your DNA model.