Weekly Outline 21

A Complete Record of Daily Activities
This Week’s Learning Target(s)
  • Describe how amino acids are coded.
  • Describe the process of DNA transcription.
  • Explain how an RNA message is edited.
  • Describe how RNA is translated to a protein.
  • Summarize protein synthesis.
  • Explain how mutations in DNA may or may not affect the structure and function of a protein.
  • Describe the possible causes of mutations.
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DateLesson TopicsAssignments
Monday
01/13
· Summarize protein synthesis.
· Describe how amino acids are coded.
· Describe the process of DNA transcription.
· Explain how an RNA message is edited.
· Describe how RNA is translated to a protein.
· Notes: Protein Synthesis in DetailHomework
· Read Section 8.6 Review 8.6 Key Terms
· Define Key Terms on Vocab Checklist
 (Due Tuesday, 01/14)
Tuesday
01/14
· Summarize protein synthesis.
· Write Your Own Protein Synthesis Analogy· Protein Synthesis Analogy
 (Due Thursday, 01/16)

Homework
· Study for Quiz Over Protein Synthesis (Sections 8.4-8.6)
· Read Section 8.7 Review 8.7 Key Terms
· Define Key Terms on Vocab Checklist
 (Due Thursday, 01/16)

Block Day
01/16
· Explain how mutations in DNA may or may not affect the structure and function of a protein.
· Describe the possible causes of mutations.
· Protein Synthesis Quiz
· “What is a Mutation?” Pear Deck
· mRNA Codon Charts
· “What is a Mutation?” Pear Deck
 (Due in class)

Homework
· Read Sections 9.1 & 9.2 Review 9.1 Key Terms Review 9.2 Key Terms
· Define Key Terms on Vocab Checklist
 (Due Friday, 01/17)

Friday
01/17
· No School – Snow Day