RNA and Transcription of DNA to RNA lesson plan which contains content & language objective, exit criteria, introduction, scientific inquiry, differentiated instruction, enrichment, review questions, points to consider, homework and additional resources.
This Possible Sentences strategy activates prior knowledge of specific science content by creating sentences using pairs of key vocabulary words.
To use problem-solving skills and deepen understanding of the text to compare key vocabulary words with more familiar everyday words using Word Analogies.
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.
Looks at claims of arsenic based life as a model of the scientific process. Investigates possible alternate life forms and what conditions could lead to them.
Covers microbial ecology and how bacteria develop resistance to environmental challenges.
Looks at Alzheimer’s disease as a way to study modern molecular techniques applied to medicine. Covers human biology and cell functions.
This study guide takes a look at protein synthesis: the central dogma of molecular biology, genetic code (codons), types of RNA, transcription, and translation.