Amino Labs curriculum alignement

General alignment and NGSS-links for Middle and High School:

In Canada:









Grade 7-8

Interactions in the Environment, Cells,  

Grade 9 & 10

Sustainable Ecosystems, Sustainable Ecosystems and Human Activity 

Grade 11 & 12

Genetics, Sustainable Ecosystems, Molecular Genetics, Diversity of Living Things, Evolution, Cellular Diversity, Biochemistry, Diversity of Evolution, Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Metabolic Processes, Population Dynamics, Scientific Solutions to Contemporary Environmental Challenges

In the U.S.




MS-LS1-1, MS-LS1-2, MS-LS1-7, 

HS-LS1-1, HS-LS1-6, HS-LS3-1

Alignment sheets can be downloaded here. These will help connect each experiment to the standard it aligns to. 

TEKS    Ontario gr. 11-12

Contact us if you'd like help with your school or homeschool standards. 

Mindfuel (Formerly Science Alberta Foundation) has created Lesson Guides for the first 4 chapters of Zero to Genetic Engineering Hero which comprises of the DNA extraction experiment, the Canvas kit experiment, the Engineer-it experiment and biosafety. These include alignment to Alberta standards but can of course be used by all educators.

 See the lesson guides

Other examples of curriculum and lessons for genetic engineering can be found at: