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Reproduction, Inheritance, and Meiosis: Quiz

The quiz today covered one and two-trait Punnett Squares, challenged students to compare mitosis and meiosis using ten key unit vocabulary terms, and included a questioned designed to provoke student thinking around a topic incorporating genetics, evolution, and student opinion. 59 palabras más

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Reproduction, Inheritance, and Meiosis: Dihybrid Crosses

Students learned to construct and analyze the products of a dihybrid cross (two-trait Punnett Square) today.  We worked through the entry task slide using the white boards and document camera in class to ensure student understanding of the process.   38 palabras más

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Reproduction, Inheritance, and Meiosis: Modeling Meiosis

Class began with a “pop quiz” – an entry task designed to serve multiple purposes.  First, students were tasked with thinking about whether they thought there was a relationship between males, females, dominant alleles, and recessive alleles.   107 palabras más

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Reproduction, Inheritance, and Meiosis: Meiosis Refresher

We kicked off 4th quarter with a review of content covered during the first week of the Meiosis Unit.  After a one-week interruption by Spring Break, students watched the Crash Course meiosis video (below), focusing on crossing over and homologous recombination.   14 palabras más

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Reproduction, Inheritance, and Meiosis: End of Q3

Today marked the end of third quarter.  With the short class period, students had the option of working quietly on any missing assignments or watching a video.   119 palabras más

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Reproduction, Inheritance, and Meiosis: Meiosis Reading

In our last full day before Spring Break, students revisited their Punnett Square work from yesterday.  Focusing on question #2 from the worksheet, students were challenged to write a paragraph summarizing the question and its answer using the following 7 vocabulary words: phenotype, genotype, dominant, recessive, allele, homozygous, and heterozygous.   34 palabras más

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Spartans Biology - Homework for Over Spring Break

Please note there are two assignments for over the break. Please read all of the way through until the end of the post. Have a nice week! 368 palabras más

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