• Contacts:

  • Peggy G. Lemaux, Ph.D.
    111 Koshland Hall
    Department of Plant and Microbial Biology
    University of California
    Berkeley, CA 94720-3102
    Email: lemauxpg@berkeley.edu

About DNA for Dinner

Backyard Mystery LogoThis curriculum covers a number of topics relating to genetic diversity, genetic codes, genomes, DNA, organism's building blocks, biotechnology and risks and benefits, will be introduced. Each lesson includes background, hands-on activities, word definitions, math puzzles, discussion suggestions, questions to ask and leads to finding more information.

WHIF manualDNA for Dinner is based on the 1994 curriculum, 4-H WHIF (What's In Food) Manual,"Biotechnology and Food".

Backyard MysteryWe also have another curriculum, Backyard Mystery, which is also available for complimentary download. Please visit our page dedicated to this project!