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For this activity, students receive a sealed box that contains a chance card. Opening the box represents taking a genetic test.

DNA model

Working in research groups to explore the issues surrounding genetic testing, students have to make an informed choice about whether or not to open their box at the end of the activity.

The documents below explain how to run the activity and provide all the templates and materials you’ll need.

Downloadable resources

Do you want to know a secret? Box template (PDF Document)

Do you want to know a secret? Teacher notes (PDF Document)

Do you want to know a secret? Genetic testing (PDF Document)