In this 1-day download, students will be creating a poster of the phases of meiosis for reinforcement using inexpensive household items. This activity can be done as a class (with PowerPoint slides to use during instruction) or in small groups. Detailed activity set-up is included.
This download includes PowerPoint instruction slides, a lab sheet with answers, and the poster templates. PowerPoint slides and worksheets are broken down by subject/day to help with flexibility in teaching. Packet is appropriate for 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, and homeschool students.
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The files are PowerPoint 2007 and PDFs in a zip file. The PowerPoint slides are compatible with Windows 7/Power Point 2007 or later. Packet is appropriate for 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, and homeschool students. Each PowerPoint slide set starts with a bell question to activate learning and ends with an exit question to quickly assess students. The slides correspond directly to the packets, and the information that needs to be written down is underlined on the slides. Slides are designed so that all the information does not appear at once and continues by clicking through the program at the appropriate pace.
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While this download is designed to be turn-key with minimal changes, please keep in mind that all schools are different regarding standards focus, class-period time, etc. If you have questions, concerns, or catch a typo (hopefully not!), please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, please take a moment to review this curriculum after use. We hope you find this useful in your classroom! Thank you!
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African Wild Cat by Sonelle. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/ae/AfricanWildCat.jpg
Cow codominance by Hhughes15. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/88/Co-dominance_in_Roan_Cattle.svg
Meiosis chart by Marek Kultys.
Sister chromatid by Ascendinglotus2.
Maize by John Doebley.
Mendel with other monks by Wellcome Images.
Egg by B. Barboni, V. Russo, S. Cecconi, V. Curini, A. Colosimo, M. L. Garofalo, G. Capacchietti, O Di Giacinto, and M. Mattioli.