Warm-up: Write a NEW example of each of the following types of mutations: deletion, insertion, expanding triplet repeat, nonsense (think about the letters you use).
Put DNA dry labs and brochures in the red bucket.
1. Control of eukaryotic gene expression
2. Translating your name into DNA
HW: Study for test, vocab
Warm-up 6: Define mutation. What is the difference between a missense mutation and a nonsense mutation?
Take out snorks for stamps
1. Complete mutation notes
2. Complete mutation activity
3. DNA "Dry Labs"- mutation practice
HW: GENETIC DISORDER BROCHURES DUE TOMORROW Complete dry labs if incomplete, Study for mini-test Thursday, vocab for mini-test
mRNA splicing video
Warm-up 5: What is x-ray crystallography? How is it related to DNA's history? How were bacteria used to help discover information about DNA?
Take out DNA from the beginning assignment for stamp.
2. Mutations activity
3. Snork drawing
Warm-up 4: Define transcription. Where does it occur? Define translation.Where does it occur?
Computer lab- History of DNA Online Activity http://dnaftb.org/##
Warm-up 3: When does DNA replication occur? What do each of the enzymes involved in replication do?
Take out DNA molecule and practice from yesterday for stamps.
1. Transcription and Translation
2. Snork Genetics
HW: Snork if unfinished
Warm-up 2: What is the back bone of the DNA molecule made of? What is the middle of the DNA molecule made of? What types of bonds hold the different parts of the DNA molecule together?
1. DNA molecule building
2. DNA replication
HW: DNA molecule if unfinished
Warm-up 1: What does DNA stand for? What is its shape? What are the bases in DNA? Write an EXHAUSTIVE list of all that you know about DNA.
1. DNA structure and function
2. Build a DNA Molecule
Warm-up 17: Why do fruit flies make good model organisms?
Practice and review for test
HW: Vocabulary and practice sheets.
Warm-up 16: Take out a new sheet of paper and write "Behavioral Observations" at the top. Observe your fruit fly vial. Write at least 5 bulleted observations of the behavior of your flies.
Questions in red bucket
FRUIT FLIES TODAY :)
HW: Study for test Friday
Warm-up 15: Define sex-linked trait. Which parent passes on sex-linked traits to males?
1. Fruit fly cross simulation
2. Fruit fly March Madness
HW: Study for test. GENETIC DISORDER questions TYPED due tomorrow.