Provide your students with an engaging, inquiry-based approach to the general similarities and differences between mitosis and meiosis. This lesson can be used as a sorting activity (to complete the graphic organizer) or as a concept mapping activity where students uncover the connections between the vocabulary terms.
--Middle School Students
--A Unit Introduction
This lesson is very adaptable and can be used during any stage of the learning cycle! The activity focuses on general similarities and differences and will help your students see how the end result differs between the two processes. Since this product is meant for middle school students, it does not go into detail regarding specific phases of mitosis and meiosis.
Answer key is included!