Grade 10 - Reproduction and Inheritance


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β€œDNA is an abbreviation for deoxyribonucleicantidisestablishmentarianism, a complex string of syllables.”

-Dave Berry

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Week 1
March

9th-14th
Mon P5/P6-DNA Movie - DNA, Genes, Chromosomes
HW: Was Watson's and Crick's discovery of DNA ethical?
Tuesday P5/P6 - Structure of DNA - DNA Models
HW: Finish Models
Thursday P4 - DNA Models
Friday P4 - DNA Models
Week 2
March
17th-21st
Mon P5/P6- Inheritance/ Punnet Squares
Tuesday P5/P6 - Design a baby
Thursday P4 - Punnet Squares
Friday P4 - No Class
Week 3
March
24th-28th
Mon P5/P6 - No Class
Tuesday P5/P6- No Class
Thursday P4 - Sex-linked diseases
Friday P4 - Genetic Modification
Book MMR
Week 4
March-April
31-4

Mon P5/P6 - Reproduction
Tuesday P5/P6 - Reproduction/growth of embryo
Thursday P4 - Growth of Embryo
Friday P4 - Growth of Embryo
Week 5
April
7-11

Mon P5/P6 - Pregnancy Summary/MMR working on One-world page
Tuesday P5/P6 - P5-MMR working on sexually transmitted diseases/P6 - sharing
Thursday P4 - Contraception
Friday P4 - Sharing Conception

Topics
  1. Structure of DNA
  2. Structure of Chromosomes
  3. Punnet Squares - monohybrid crosses/ sex-linked genes
  4. Biotechnology - Genetic Augmentation
  5. Types of Reproduction
  6. Anatomy
  7. Growth of embryo
  8. Methods of contraception
  9. Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Assessment

1. Genetic Modification Webpage (A+B)
2. Exam (C)