Assignment #3 – Editing the Mushroom

Read the Scientific American article “Editing the Mushroom” and complete the Editing the Mushroom Questions

Due: November 8th

Closure: November 10th

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Assignment #2 – Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

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Homework:

Complete HIV Case Study Q#1-6, 8-10

Mark breakdown: Q#1-5, 8-10 /1 mark each, Q#6 /2 marks   TOTAL  /10

Due: November 1st

Closure: November 3rd

Watch SciShow – HIV, Circumcision & The Fight Against AIDS

Watch TED – Hans Rosling on HIV

Watch HIV Lifecycle

Assignment #1 – Evidence of Hereditary Material

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Homework:

Complete parts (a-i) of Evidence of Hereditary Material

Mark breakdown: a) /2 b) /2 c) /1 d) /2 e) /2 f) /1 g) /1 h) /2 i) /6     TOTAL  /19

Due: October 25th

Closure: October 27th

Mutations

Mutations

Homework:

Read pages 340-345 and do Q#1-6,8 pg. 345

Complete Gene Mutations Activity

Watch Science Today: Virus Mutation and Mutations

Visit Understanding Evolution: DNA and Mutations to learn more about mutations

Play Mutation Kahoot

DNA Sequencing

DNA Sequencing

Homework:

Read pages 379-382 and do Q#8-10 pg. 385

Complete DNA Sequencing Worksheet

Watch SciShow – 3 Sad Surprises: The Human Genome Project

Play DNA Sequencing Kahoot

Polymerase Chain Reaction

PCR

Homework:

Read pages 376-378 and do Q#1-4 pg. 385

Watch Polymerase Chain Reaction

Play PCR Kahoot

Gel Electrophoresis

Gel Electrophoresis

Homework:

Read pages 378-379 and do Q#5-7 pg. 385

Complete Gel Electrophoresis Worksheet

Start studying for Unit Test – Genetics Unit Test Review

Play Gel Electrophoresis Kahoot

Biotechnology Tools

Biotechnology Tools

Homework:

Read pages 366-368 and do Q#1-4 pg. 375

Control Mechanisms

Control Mechanisms

Homework:

Read pages 332-339 and do Q#1-6 pg. 339

Play Lac Operon Kahoot

Protein Synthesis – Translation

Translation

Homework:

Watch Crash Course – DNA, Hot Pockets, & the Longest Word Ever

Read pages 325-330

Take your own notes on translation. Include Figure 5, pg. 328

Do Q#1-7 pg. 331

Complete Protein Synthesis Worksheet

Translation Animation

Play Protein Synthesis Kahoot