This package includes a power point, a 16-question, and differentiated practice/assessment worksheet (visually-supported, non-visually supported, and answer key). The power point slides include a key term, image, and definition/explanation. Within the presentation, there are also periodic comprehension checkpoints where students are provided the chance to utilize the new vocabulary in an academic context. Throughout this background/vocabulary building lesson, students are able to practice using the four language domains: reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
24 Words/Concepts included in the power point:
meiosis, mitosis, haploid, diploid, gamete, zygote, heredity, genotype, phenotype, homozygous dominant (purebred), homozygous recessive (purebred), heterozygous (hybrid), DNA, base pairs, nucleotide, hydrogen bond, trait, pedigree, dominant trait, recessive trait, gene, chromosome, allele, punnet square