Homework 2/25 – 2/29/08  -  WEEK 4  

 

Week’s Overview of Homework – Biology

 

Date

Ch/Sec

Homework Assignments                    

Std/STAMP or TURN IT IN/Due/Points

In Class

2/25

 14

 

 

Mon 

Ch 13.1

Changing the Living World

Ch 13.2

Manipulating DNA

Gel Electrophoresis Activity (Prentice Hall)

 

1. Text, Sec. Assess 13-1  p. 321

2. Sci Nbk, Ch 13-2, p. 148-149

 

1. Compare & contrast w Venn diagrams

   a. selective breeding

   b. hybridization

   c. inbreeding

   for increasing variation

2. Vocabulary

    p. 319 (3 words)

    p. 323 (5 words)

3. Introduce

       Gel Electrophoresis Activity - computers

2/26

15

 

Tu

Ch 13.2

Manipulating DNA 

 Gel Electrophoresis Activity (Prentice Hall)

 

Ch 13.2 Sec Assess  p. 326 1-5

1. Computer Activity on Gel Electrophoresis – all questions copied from computer and answered – due end of class

 

 

2/27

16

 

 

Wed

Ch 13.3

Cell Transform. 

 Gel Electrophoresis Activity (Prentice Hall)

 

Wkbk A, Ch 13-3, p. 150-151

1. Computer Activity – go to the Gel Electrophoresis activity on-line and figure out questions asked by teacher

     (groups of 4)  EX CR

2. Intro to Ch 13.3 – Cell Transformation

2/28

17

 

Th

Ch 13.3

Cell Transform. 

Wkbk A Ch 13.4    p. 152-153   

      (This assignment was turned in at the end of class)

There was no stamping today.

Here is the site I showed today on plasmid use in genetic engineering

Use of antibiodic resistance to identify successful gene splicing with plasmid

1. Cell Transformation, how it works and what it does.

2. Plasmids and how they work  

2/29

18

 

 

Fri

 Ch 13.4

 

Sec Assess Ch 13-3  p. 329 1-5

Sec Assess Ch 13-4  p. 333 1-4

Gene Cloning Site with great animation

1. Transgenic organisms

2. Cloning

   

Daily Details

 

2/25 - Mon 

 

2/26 – Tues

 

2/26 – Wed

 

2/28 – Th

          

2/29 – Fri