This is a hands on activity that provides step by step instructions on creating the stages of mitosis and meiosis by using socks. Students are put into groups to explore. There are also follow up questions to answer. It is quite a lengthy activity! Students love it!
First Lesson on DNA Structure, Replication & Cell Cycle:
Second Lesson on Mitoisis:
Previous Lesson on Meiosis:
Next Lesson on the Punnett Square:
Karyotyping Lab Activity:
Genetics Review and Unit Test:
Lessons for the Entire Unit: