Lesson Plans
Biology 3rd Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/04/2013 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Chapter 11 review
Lesson: We will spend the class period reviewing the concepts learned in chapter 11 by playing a couple review games. We will also correct the chapter 11 review wkst.
Assignment: Study for chapter 11 test/ Do portfolio
Topic: Chapter 11 test/ Start chapter 12
Lesson: Portfolios due. Students will take a test over chapter 11 on complex inheritance patterns and environmental influences. When everyone is finished, we will begin chapter 12 on DNA structure.
Assignment: Begin working on the chapter 12 review wkst
Topic: DNA structure
Lesson: We will continue talking about DNA structure. Students will build fruit loop DNA models and make paper nucleotides.
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Assignment: Work on chapter 12 review wkst
Topic: Transcription/ Translation
Lesson: Students will learn how DNA is transcribed into mRNA and translated into protein.
Assignment: Work on chapter 12 review wkst
Topic: Translation lab/ Genetic mutations
Lesson: Students will simulate the process of translation by competing in a translation lab. We will then continue with the chapter, learning about genetic mistakes in the DNA
Assignment: Chapter 12 review wkst