McCarter Biology

Biology IS Life

Chapter 11 and 14 – Introduction to Genetics

Chapter 11 Overview – learning goals and vocabulary list (includes 11.1, 11.2,11.4 and 14.1 karyotypes)

Chapter 11 vocabulary flip book (includes 11.1, 11.2, 11.4 and 14.1 karyotypes)

Daily Warm ups Chpt 11a

 

 

Day 1 introduction bead activity powerpoint

mendel cartoon

 

Meiosis powerpoint

Meiosis Foldable

Phases of meiosis video:

Life Cycles Activity day 1 – answer any 15 stations, check your answers, ask questions about anything you are still confused about

Life Cycles Activity Project instructions

 

 

Mendelian Genetics powerpoint – (sections 11-1 and 11-2 from book) alleles, pea plants, Mendel’s laws, relationship between genotype and phenotype

 

Mendel'sPeaSoupSmall

Monohybrid cross activity Reflection Questions homework 

mutant genes

 

* How to do a dihybrid square video – click on “Brebeuf Video Tutorial Playlist” on the right sidebar

Graphing Mendel’s Data assignment

Do you need additional help with Punnett squares?  Try this:  Punnett Squares Review worksheet #1 – I completed a big Punnett square very similar to  the first dihybrid square on this worksheet for you on the video.  Check your answers here. 

Dihybrid Cross Problems

Chi-Square and dihybrid cross problem set

 

Section 14.1:

Chromosome Mutations and Karyotpye powerpoint

Chromososome Mutations cut and paste activity

Chromosomal Abnormalities Data Analysis

 

Karyotype Letter  The letter will be about 1 page or longer – double spaced. You will have references!  Do APA internal citations where needed and have a reference list at the end of your letter.

Karyotyping Letter chromosome smears

 

Section 11.3 Complex Inheritance and 14.1/14.2 Pedigrees and human disorders:

Overview for sections 11.3, 14.1, and 14.2 Complex inheritance and human genetics

Vocabulary flip book for sections 11.3, 14.1, and 14.2 Complex inheritance and human genetics

Daily Warm ups Chpt  14

 

Human Inheritance Overview Powerpoint

Calico Cats Case Study – X inactivation powerpoint

X-Inactivation – calico cats

 

Human Disorders powerpoint lesson

Video – Fear & Loathing: Albino Africans Survival in Tanzaniahttps://youtu.be/DLt4MrZCzsM

Video clip reflection questions – Albinism

Hidaya’s Story – construct a pedigree for autosomal recessive albinism

Pedigree Analysis worksheet

Secretariat – X-linked, dominant inheritance

The Blue People of Troublesome Creek pedigree activity

Woody Guthrie pedigree worksheet

Woody Guthrie Timeline

 

Pedigree lesson/review – determine pattern of inheritance from pedigree information

 

Section 11.3 – complex Inheritance:

Other Patterns of Inheritance powerpoint      

Epigenetics powerpoint

Polygenic Traits Using M&Ms activity

Homework – Polygenic Trait Powerpoint presentation

Punnett Squares worksheet #2 -“Other Patterns of Inheritance genetics problems” = Incomplete dominance, codominance & multiple alleles 

 

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