Genetics & Forensics
Read Page 120 as a class, discuss
Positive, Negative and Neutral Mutations WS
BrainPop Video Clip Tour with quizzes in pairs
Pollination (the plant version of sexual reproduction)
Khan Academy Mutation Video (followed by 4 more)
Great Article at Newsela
Start Mutations Fact Board
Finish Mutations Fact Board
Group Photo/Fact Boards
*** Each group will complete one of five topics from the 'mutations and reproduction presentations' file. The fact board will have four truths and four pictures about the chosen topic.
Every group member do research and write down lots of facts (or lies) on notebook paper. Each member can add photos to their groups SHARED DIGITAL PAPER, linked on the right.Then, agree on the most important and well worded four facts and four lies. Write them neatly on the assembled board. Add printed pics from your SHARED DIGITAL PAPER, linked on the right. The teacher will approve your pictures before you can print them..
Read "Dead Men Floating"
Discuss the science
Choice forensic and Medical readers with questions
Cells & Heredity +
This unit is not in the book. It is related to lessons 4.1 & 4.2. The book covers the processes in too much detail. There will also be no formal quizzes or tests for this unit. Daily grade will come from the BrainPop video questions, and the final grade will be a photo/fact board project.
Genetic Mutations (+positive/-negative/0nuetral)
Asexual Vs. Sexual Reproduction
YOU HAVE TO CHOOSE 'OPEN' ONCE YOU CLICK ON YOUR HOUR AND GROUP TOPIC