In this DNA mutations activity, students translate DNA sequences in amino acid sequences and determine if the mutation is harmful or not. This activity is a graphic organizer.
9th - Higher Ed Science 27 Views 97 Downloads
DNA Structure, Replication, Transcription, Translation and Mutation Unit Review
Oh yes! Here is an all-encompassing seven-page worksheet that summarizes DNA processes and problems. Fifty questions review DNA structure, protein synthesis, and mutations with the aid of concise diagrams. This is so well-written that it...
9th - Higher Ed Science
7.013 Problem Set (The Chemistry of Heredity)
A biology exam for college level learners, this resource has four multi-part questions. For the first, takers analyze a schematic of protein synthesis in E. coli. For the second, they analyze mRNA sequences and mutations. For the third,...
Higher Ed Science
The Clark Family Story: Tracing the Cause of Hemophilia
Ms. Strohfeldt did not omit anything when she designed this comprehensive lesson plan on DNA mutation and sex-linked traits. Begin with a pretest as an anticipatory set. Read a case history of the Clark family and the occurrence of...
7th - 12th Science
Got Lactase? The Co-Evolution of Genes and Culture
Does the human body evolve as quickly as human culture? With a stellar 15-minute video, explore the trait of lactose intolerance. Only about 1/3 of human adults seem to still have the enzyme lactase and therefore, the ability to digest...
8th - 12th Science
Discovering DNA: The Recipe for Life
A pinch of adenine, a dash of thymine and ta-da, you have life! Well, it's not quite that simple, but through this series of activities and experiments young scientists learn about the structure of DNA and how it contains the recipe for...
4th - 9th Science CCSS: Adaptable
The Twisting Tale of DNA
Introduce biology classes to the structure of DNA, the role of genes, and how mutations occur with this nifty resource. After viewing an animated video, discuss the accompanying Think questions and then explore the myriad of additional...
4 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
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