December 4-8 .
Chapter 12 - DNA - Information and Heredity, Cellular Basis of Life
Throughout the week, we will be learning about the discovery of the DNA molecule; the function of DNA; and how the molecule is replicated.
Monday - Write a summary of Griffith's experiments in composition notebook.
Tuesday - Draw a model of a segment of DNA and label the phosphate, deoxyribose, nitrogenous bases, nucleotide, and base pairs.
Wednesday and Thursday - Make a paper model of a segment of the DNA molecule and be able to describe the components and how the strands are replicated.
Friday - Solve the Chapter Mystery
Monday - Review for Chapter 12 EXAM
Tuesday - Chapter 12 EXAM
Wednesday - Friday - Benchmark exams to review for Semester Tests (all students will participate in the benchmark exams)
December 19 - Semester EXAM for those required to participate (see handbook for details)