Biology - Elgin Public Schools

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Dec 12, 2012 (4 years and 10 months ago)

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Elgin Public Schools

School Year
20
1
1
-
2012

*Plans change and are revised due to student understanding, schedule changes, etc.


Teacher Sara Walsh

Course: Biology

Week
of
April 9
-
13

Semester
2

Week of Quarter:
5

LESSON PLAN

A.
Objective of Lesson

Learning Goals
--
*

Evaluate the applications of new
technology in the field of genetics.


B. Materials Needed for Class*

T
ues

“Brave New World” book; Wed

“Who’s
the Daddy DNA”


C. Instructional Plan/Procedures/Interventions


Hippocampus for extra practice


D. Assignments/Assessment Notice*

Day of Week

Assignment

Monday

NO SCHOOL

EASTER BREAK!

Tuesday


TRACK MEET (part of class)

5/13 gone

1.

Read from
“Brave New World”

2.

Briefly discuss ethics

use lady w/
octuplets

as example

3.

Review steps of genetic engineering (use websites) Test 7

Wednesday


Ag day


1/13 gone

1.

“Who’s the Daddy” lab



2.

Have students cut DNA w/ restriction enzyme, identify the
parents
Test 7

Thursday

TRACK MEET

5/13
gone

1.

Discuss the differences in genetic modification:

a.

Genetic engineering (
gene

modification, i.e. corn
plants, cattle, human disorders)


b.

Cloning

1.

Therapeutic (cloning organs)

2.

Reproductive (babies)

2.

Brief question/answer/debate
session

3.

Assignment: Quiz 7
-
1
(vocab)
Test 7

Friday

1.

Quiz 7
-
1

2.

Watch first half of “Clone”

3.

Encourage students to take notes on discussion topics

4.

Stop after therapeutic cloning discussion

5.

Discuss questions/comments
Test 7


**Baby DVD next week, pGlo