A fun and engaging way for students to learn about chromosomes at their different stages. Distinguishing terms such as chromosome, chromatin, centromere, and chromatid. Students will learn that a chromosome may take on a different appearance depending on whether the DNA has replicated or not. This is a wonderful link to understanding lessons in cell division. An interactive activity with great illustrations, descriptions, a fun matching game, and more.
This is a nice introduction leading into my lessons on mitosis and meiosis including:
Meiosis Card Game
Not Every Match Was Made To Last
Meiosis Heart Activity