Explore the concept of asexual reproduction with clear illustrations of cloning and explanations of pros and cons to the process.
MODEL CURRICULUM (GRADE 8) Life Science
TOPIC- Species and Reproduction
CONTENT STATEMENT- Reproduction is necessary for the continuation of every species. It can occur with the transfer of genes from one individual to the next (asexual reproduction).
GRADE 8 CONCEPTS- In asexual reproduction, all genes come from a single parent, which usually means the offspring are identical to their parent, allowing genetic continuity.