Punnett Square Notes

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The one time it is good to be called a square is when doing Punnett squares. This presentation starts at the beginning with Mendel and basic definitions. As it progresses, it covers monohybrid crosses, dihybrid crosses, codominant traits, and polygentic traits. 

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Instructional Ideas

  • This might work in a flipped classroom depending on how much background knowledge class members have
Classroom Considerations

  • Large amount of material is covered; therefore, break it into two lessons
  • Would work well as a teacher-led introduction or as an independent student review

  • Vocabulary words are presented in bold
  • Includes a Punnett square problem in the guided practice
  • Resource downloads as an editable copy

  • Worksheet or activity is not included for practice after the presentation