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DNA Crossword Puzzle

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This is a DNA Crossword Puzzle (16 Clues) with Word Bank and Answer Key. This is a word document. The word bank can be removed to make the Crossword more challenging. Also included is the DNA and Genetics Unit HW, lesson notes, and plenty of PowerPoint Freebies that preview my unit on TpT. -Enjoy.

DNA and Genetics Entire Unit on TpT
DNA and Genetics Unit, Cell Division

This unit includes all of the lessons below in one organized folder....
-DNA and Genetics Unit HW, Lesson Notes, Keys, and PowerPoint Freebies
-DNA Lesson, Build DNA with twizzlers and Gummy Bears, Extraction Lab, Chromosomes, and More (360 Slides, HW, Notes, and more)
-Cell Division Lesson, Mitosis, Meiosis (500 Slides, HW, Notes and more)
-Cancer, Anti-Tobacco / Smoking, Oral Cancers, Many Video Links, Very Powerful (400 Slides, HW, Notes, and more)
-Mitosis and Meiosis Crossword Puzzle with Solution
-DNA Crossword Puzzle with Solution and wordbank
-Genetics Lesson, Punnett Squares, Genetics Disorders, Bio-Ethics (700 Slides, HW, Notes, and much more)
-DNA and Genetics Unit PowerPoint Review Game with Answers
-DNA and Genetics Unit Flash Card Set

Entire Curriculum that I offer on TpT
Entire 4 year Science Curriculum, 20 Full Units (50,000 Slides) HW, Notes, and much more

Answers:
Adenine, Cytosine, Deoxyribose, Deoxyribose Nucleic Acid, Double Helix, Genetic, Guanine, messenger, Nitrogen, Nucleotide, Phosphate, Protein, Rosalind Franklin, Thymine, Uracil, Watson and Crick

Across:
3 - Guanine pairs with this nucleotide
4 - T - Pairs with this nucleotide
6 - This replaces Thymine on RNA
9 - ______________ backbone
10 - ______________ base attaches to the 5 carbon sugar.
12 - Each unit of DNA is called a _________________
13 - This is the 5-carbon sugar
14 - A - Pairs with this nucleotide
15 - DNA has the information for our cells to make _______________
16 - Used X-Rays to take a picture of DNA

Down:
1 - This is the acronym for DNA
2 - Cytosine pairs with this nucleotide
5 - The shape of DNA is called the ________________
7 - These two (1953) discovered the structure of DNA (__________and____________)
8 - DNA is a molecule that contains ______________ information
11 - This is the m in mRNA that through translation has makes proteins

Please visit my other posting on TpT called the DNA and Genetics Unit which includes a 3,500+ slide PowerPoint roadmap, 14 page bundled homework / assessment, 8 page modified assessment, detailed answer keys, and 13 pages of unit notes for students who may require assistance that chronologically follow the PowerPoint slideshow. The answer keys and unit notes are great for support professionals. This larger file also includes a PowerPoint review game, videos, lab handouts, and much more.

Areas of Focus within The DNA and Genetics Unit: DNA, DNA Extraction, Structure of DNA, Discovery of the Double Helix, Rosalind Franklin, Nucleotides, RNA, Cell Division, Mitosis, Phases of Mitosis, Chromosomes, Cancer, Ways to Avoid Cancer, What is Inside a Cigarette?, Facts about Smoking?, Anti-Smoking Ads, Meiosis, Phases in Meiosis, Mendelian Genetics, Gregor Mendel, Punnett Squares, Probability, Dihybrid Cross, Codominance, Bio-Ethics, Stem Cell Debate, Cloning Debate.

I also sell all 20 Middle-Level Science Units as a digital hard good on TpT. This includes all 20 units (50,000 slides), in Life, Earth, and Physical Science for students in grades 5-10, This also includes 275 pages of bundled homework / assessment that chronologically follows each unit, 175 pages of modified assessments, 325 pages of answer keys, 260 pages of unit notes, 40+ PowerPoint review games (5000+ slides), 315 videos, hundreds of pages of handouts, First Day PowerPoint, Guidebook, and Four Year Curriculum Guide and Classroom License.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. Thanks again and best wishes.

Sincerely,
Ryan Murphy M.Ed
ryemurf@gmail.com

Below are the links to the 20 units of study that I offer on TpT for individual purchase. All of these are included in the curriculum purchase.

Physical Science Units
Science Skills Unit
Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit
Matter, Energy, and the Environment Unit
Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit

Physical Science Curriculum
Physical Science Bundle Package (4 Units)

Life Science Units
Human Body Systems and Health Topics Unit
Cellular Biology Unit
Infectious Diseases Unit
DNA and Genetics Unit, Cell Division
Taxonomy and Classification Unit
Evolution and Natural Selection, Change Topics Unit
Botany Unit
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit
Ecology Interactions Unit
Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit

Life Science Curriculum
Life Science Bundle Package (10 Units)

Earth Science Units
Weathering, Soil Science, Soil Conservation, Ice Ages, Glaciers Unit
Astronomy Topics Unit
Geology Topics Unit
Weather and Climate Unit

Earth Science Curriculum Bundle
Earth Science Curriculum (6 Units)

Water, Water Quality, Rivers, Lakes, and Fish Units
Water on Earth, Properties of Water, Water Pollution Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit (Salmon, Fish, and more)

Below is a link to view this curriculum in greater detail. You will find a PowerPoint tour, how a unit works guide, curriculum possibilities, standards, and many free samples.
Curriculum Tour

Entire Curriculum I offer on TpT...
Entire 4 Year Curriculum, 20 Full Units, (50,000 Slides) HW, Notes, and much more

Best wishes,

Ryan Murphy M.Ed
ryemurf@gmail.com

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