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1/16/18

posted Jan 16, 2018, 7:47 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Today we’re going to talk about recombinant DNA biotechnology. What do you know about biotechnology? As always, you may not say that you know nothing.

Class: Notes on Recombinant DNA Technology
Begin Paper Plasmid activity

HW: Read Ch. 17 & 18
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26
Genetics problems due Wed. 1/17 (or whenever we return)

1/12/18

posted Jan 12, 2018, 7:04 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: How are you feeling about the genetics problems? Do you like the challenge? Are they too easy? Do you find them frustrating? Explain your answer.

Class: Continue work on Mendelian Genetics problems (see 1/10 attachment)

HW: Read Ch. 17 & 18
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26
Genetics problems due Wed. 1/17

1/11/18

posted Jan 11, 2018, 6:40 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: How is progress coming along on your EPI paper? Give me details!

Class: Continue work on Mendelian Genetics problems (see 1/10 attachment)

HW: Read Ch. 17 & 18
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

1/10/18

posted Jan 10, 2018, 7:30 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: For the next few days, we’re going to be doing a bit of Mendelian genetics. Tell me the difference between these things:
1. dominant vs. recessive traits
2. homozygous vs. heterozygous 
3. monohybrid vs. dihybrid cross

Class: Notes on Mendelian Genetics (ask a classmate for their notes)
Begin work on Mendelian Genetics problems (see 1/10 attachment)

HW: Read Ch. 17
Book Review video due Mon. 1/8
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

1/9/18

posted Jan 9, 2018, 6:37 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Why do you think that our cells make proteins from an mRNA template, not from the original DNA?

Class: Finish mutation activity

HW: Read Ch. 17
Book Review video due Mon. 1/8
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26
Mutation activity due TOMORROW

1/8/18

posted Jan 8, 2018, 7:35 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Tell me what you know about DNA. As always, you may not say that you know nothing.

Class: DNA notes (see slides 1-10 of 1/8 attachment)
Begin mutation activity

HW: Read Ch. 17
Book Review video due Mon. 1/8
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

1/3/17

posted Jan 3, 2018, 9:21 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: 1. What was the best part about making your book review video?
2. Make one recommendation for improving this project.

Class: Chromosome Symposium

HW: Read Ch. 17
Book Review video due Mon. 1/8
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

1/2/18

posted Jan 2, 2018, 8:20 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal:  No journal because we're working in the library.

Class: Last day to work on Book Review Video

HW: Read Ch. 17
Book Review video due Mon. 1/8
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

12/21/17

posted Dec 21, 2017, 6:34 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal:  No journal because we're working in the library.

Class: Work on Book Review Video

HW: Read Ch. 17
Chromosome project submitted to Ms. Allen via form by 11:59 pm TONIGHT!
Book Review video due Mon. 1/8
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

12/20/17

posted Dec 20, 2017, 5:53 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal:  No journal because we're working in the library.

Class: Work on Book Review Video

HW: Read Ch. 17
Chromosome project submitted to Ms. Allen via form by 11:59 pm on Thurs. 12/21
EPI paper due Fri. 1/26

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