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Intro to Biology: Lesson Plans

LIFE SCIENCE OBJECTIVES:                   DNA and Protein Synthesis

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the molecular basis of heredity.
  2. Analyze and explain the molecular basis of heredity and the inheritance of traits to successive generations by using the Central Dogma of Molecular Biology. (DOK 3)

* Structures of DNA and RNA

* Processes of replication, transcription, and translation

* Messenger RNA codon charts

  1. Discuss the characteristics and implications of both chromosomal and gene mutations. (DOK 2)

*Significance of nondisjunction, deletion, substitutions, translocation, and frame shift mutation in animals

*Occurrence and significance of genetic disorders such as sickle cell anemia, Tay-Sachs disorder, cystic fibrosis, hemophilia, Downs Syndrome, color blindness

 

Lesson Plan:  Monday October 12 – Wednesday October 21

Day 1:  October 20

-BW-

-Return 1st Nine Weeks Exam for Students to look over. 

-Inform Students of current grade averages.

-Students will Define Ch. 12 Terms and complete Ch. 12.1, 12.2, & 12.3 Guided Notes

Day 2:  October 21

-BW-

--Guided Notes and Discussion using PPT:

            *Structure of DNA

            *DNA Replication

-WS-DNA Structure

Day 3:  October 26

-BW-

-Review Structure of DNA/Video on DNA Replication

-Guided Notes and Discussion using PPT:

             *RNA

             *Transcription vs Translation

-WS-DNA vs RNA                                                                        

Day 4:  October 27

-BW-

-Guided Notes and Discussion using PPT:

              *Protein Synthesis

-WS-Protein Synthesis Practice

Day 5:  October 28

-BW-

**QUIZ:  DNA Replication

-Protein Synthesis Practice

Day 6:  October 31

-BW-

- Review DNA structure

- Review Protein Synthesis

-Guided Notes and Discussion using PPT:

              *Mutations

Day 7:  Nov 1

-Review for Test

-LAB: Mutations

Day 8:  Nov 2

TEST:  DNA, Protein Synthesis, & Mutations

 

 

Lesson Plans: October 10 - October 18
Due Date: 10/9/2016
Subject: Intro Biology

LIFE SCIENCE OBJECTIVES                                            Genetics

5. Demonstrate an understanding of the molecular basis of heredity.

b. Utilize Mendel’s laws to evaluate the results of monohybrid Punnett squares involving complete dominance, incomplete dominance, codominance, sex linked, and multiple alleles (including outcome percentage of both genotypes and phenotypes.) (DOK 2)

 

Lesson Plan:  Thursday September 24 – Friday October 2

Day 1:  October 10

11.1 Review Sheet

Genetics Key Term WS

HW:  1-10 terms on Flash Cards

Day 2:  October 11

-Guided Notes and Discussion using PPT:

        *Mendel’s Laws

        *Genotype vs Phenotype

HW:  11-20 terms on Flash Cards

Day 3:  October 12

Bell Work: 11.1 Work Sheet Questions #1-11

-Guided Notes and Discussion using PPT:

          *Punnett Square Rules

LAB:  In-Class Genetics Exercise

Day 4:  October 13

Bell Work:  11.2 Work Sheet Questions #1-9

QUIZ:  Punnett Square & Terms

WS:  Genetics

Day 5:  October 14

Bell Work: Ch. 11 Assessment p. 332 #1-4, 7-10

WS:  Bikini Bottom Genetics

Day 6:  October 17

Bell Work: Ch. 11 Assessment p. #13-16

Bikini Bottom Genetics:  Incomplete Dominance

Day 7:  October 18

TEST:  Chapter 11 – Genetics