Storm in a test tube

A GCSE workshop on assisted conception and saviour siblings.


An ethical discussion on why couples opt for IVF, would they like to control the physical look of their child. Should parents create a child to save the life of one of an existing child who is suffering from a life-threatening condition?

Target audience

GCSE students

Type of Activity


Pathology link

This activity covers clinical embryology, genetics, haematology and clinical biochemistry.

The activity toolkit below will guide you on how to deliver a session using the resources provided including the discussion cards.