A Day Classes for 2/29/16

1A and 4a

Review the test from last class and passed back papers.

Students constructed models of chromosomes and posted them to padlet.

block 1a

block 4a

Exit ticket to activity was to describe a chromosome using the terms chromatid, centromere, DNA and histones.

2A

Started class with a review of the chromosomes models student constructed during last class.

Exit ticket to activity was to describe a chromosome using the terms chromatid, centromere, DNA and histones.

Next, we watched a video clip where students had to compare asexual and sexual reproduction and write down the pros and cons of each.

We discussed both of these topics.A review of that discussion and notes taken can be found here: Cell Reproduction

Next, students look at the stages of mitosis from an online computer simulation.

Click here for the simulation.Draw what is happening in each stage and also write a description.

Homework: Chromosomes and Mitosis worksheet (see me for a copy)

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