Lesson Plans
Biology Block 5 4th Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/24/2014 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Transcription/ Translation
Lesson: We will continue learning about how DNA is transcribed to RNA and then to protein.
Assignment: Read section 12.3 / Work on the chapter 12 review wkst/ fill out flip book
Topic: Translation lab/ Mutations
Lesson: The concept of translation from RNA to protein will reinforced when students do a translation lab. We will continue with the chapter notes when we talk about the difference between gene and chromosomal mutations.
Assignment: Work on the chapter 12 wkst
Topic: Review of chapter 12
Lesson: We will finish any remaining notes from chapter 12 and spend the class period reviewing the concepts covered in chapter 12.
Assignment: Study for the chapter 12 test
Topic: Chapter 12 test on DNA/ Chapter 13- Biotechnology
Lesson: Students will test over chapter 12 on DNA. When everyone is finished, we will begin chapter 13 on Biotechnology. We will "front load" the vocab for the chapter.
Assignment: Read section 13.1
Topic: Biotechnology
Lesson: We will continue chapter 13 by talking about genetic engineering works and the tools involved.
Assignment: Work on the chapter 13 wkst