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MdBioLab Laboratory Activities

MdBioLab’s curriculum includes laboratory activities appropriate for a variety of classes ranging from basic biology and chemistry to AP biology and environmental science. All activities are focused on problem-based learning with real-world applications that align with Common Core State Standards (CCSS), Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and Maryland Science Content Standards. Activities (link to 2.1.2) include common bioscience techniques such as DNA extraction and agarose gel electrophoresis, and relevant themes such as, alternative fuels, bioengineering, and crime scene investigation.