My students love to review using this Jeopardy Powerpoint review game. I have found that my students pay far greater attention to the review when it is in a competitive game format.
Search words: RNA, ribonucleic acid, transcriptions, amino acid, codon, gene expression, uracil, nitrogen base, messenger RNA, transfer RNA, ribosomal RNA, RNA polymerase, introns, exons.
This review game has 5 categories with 5 questions in each category.
This game can be purchased bundled with two other jeopardy review games at this link, DNA, RNA Protein Synthesis Jeopardy Game Bundle
PLEASE NOTE: This PowerPoint is also included in a bundled unit plan containing 20 different products on DNA, RNA, and protein synthesis. You can view the bundled unit plan by clicking here: DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis Complete Unit Plan.
Concepts/terms covered in this game:
1. The genetic code: codons, amino acids, gene expression, codon triplets specify amino acids, protein building instructions.
2. The differences between DNA and RNA
3. The three type of RNA and the function of each type.
4. Transcription: definition, purpose, result, steps in transcription
5. RNA processing and editing: why RNA must be modified, introns, exons
This game was written with a typical biology I class in mind. It can easily be edited to make the questions more simple, or more advanced.
This powerpoint jeopardy game consists of 53 slides. Please download my free preview. It has the first 13 slides of the game so that you can get an idea of how it works. The game is limited to 25 questions. For this topic, there are many more possible questions that could be asked. If would be very easy for you to delete some of my questions and add some of your own to make this review game more applicable to your students.
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