This is a 2-hour documentary on the Human Genome Project, a project to decode and record our DNA. The Human Genome Project ended in 2003 with the completion of the decoding of the human genome.
Genetic Code and Translation of RNA to Protein lesson plan which contains content & language objective, exit criteria, introduction, scientific inquiry, differentiated instruction, enrichment, review questions, points to consider, homework and additional resources.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Genetic Code.
To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
To define and analyze the processes of a concept and build a step-by-step process using a Flow Chart.
Covers new work with DNA looking at control of DNA expression and the inheritance of acquired characteristics. It also addresses the bigger issue of how scientific theories change as new knowledge is acquired.
This covers environmental DNA extraction techniques and how they are used by scientists and environmental managers to track rare species.
Covers microbial ecology and how bacteria develop resistance to environmental challenges.
Illustrated mind map for Genetic Code and related concepts.
This study guide takes a look at protein synthesis: the central dogma of molecular biology, genetic code (codons), types of RNA, transcription, and translation.
If you want to learn the molecular structure of the amino acids and then test yourself, try this game. You can hit "Quit" first to study the molecular structures.
See how transcribing and translating a gene works.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Genetic Code.