This unit covers the structure of DNA, cell differentiation based on DNA present, base pairing, DNA's role in genetics, gene expression, transcription & translation (protein synthesis), different types of RNA, organelle involvement in protein synthesis.
Notes (PowerPoint presentation) also provide practice with base pairing and interpreting a codon chart.
-PowerPoint presentation (32 slides)
-Student fill-in notes to go with the presentation
-Learning goals included in the notes
-Answers to the practice worksheet
-Transcription/Translation practice worksheet
-Answers to Transcription/Translation practice worksheet
-Study guide assignment based off of the learning goals
-Test: 41 points consisting of multiple choice, matching, and extended response
-Answers to the test
ALSO CHECK OUT:
-Protein Synthesis Practice Worksheet (Individual assignment): https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Protein-Synthesis-Practice-3071585
-Genetics UNIT! https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Genetics-Unit-Bundle-3052102