Lesson details

Grade
7
Subject

Science

Topic

The transfer of genetic information

Subtopic

Genetic information is transferred from parent to offspring

Recommended Technology: 

Internet

Digital Device for students (PC, Laptop, Chromebook, tablet, or iPad, etc.)

Cloud File Storage (Google Drive, iCloud, One Drive, or Dropbox, etc.)

Digital Productivity Software (Google Suite, Microsoft Office, etc.)

Other instructional materials or notes: 

If digital services are not available, then the following can be used in their place:

Science Journal

Paper

Pens

Pencils

The Transferring of Genetic Information

Duration: 
Multiple days
Lesson type: 
1:1 Lesson
Lesson overview: 

The students will learn how genetic information is transferred from parent to offspring by completing several activities utilizing various multimedia resources by PBS Learning Media. As a final assessment, the students will be required to create a presentation on inherited characteristics and traits.   

Essential Question: 

How is genetic information transferred from parent to offspring in organisms that reproduce sexually? 

Horizontal Tabs

Contribute Your Own Lesson