Weekly Outline 24

A Complete Record of Daily Activities
This Week’s Learning Target(s)
  • Describe a technique used to compare DNA samples.
  • Describe techniques used by scientists to manipulate DNA, explain how they could be used to improve human health and safety, and construct an argument for or against their potential use.
  • Explain how the use of bacteria has contributed to the development of DNA technology.
  • Explain the role of plasmids in engineering bacteria.
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DateLesson TopicsAssignments
Monday
02/03
· Describe a technique used to compare DNA samples.
· “CSI Wildlife” Click and Learn· “CSI Wildlife” Worksheet
 (Due Tuesday, 02/04)

Tuesday
02/04
· Explain how the use of bacteria has contributed to the development of DNA technology.
· Explain the role of plasmids in engineering bacteria.
· “Bacterial Transformation” Pre-Lab Activity· “Bacterial Transformation” Pre-Lab Activity
 (Due in class)
Block Day
02/06
· Explain how the use of bacteria has contributed to the development of DNA technology.
· Explain the role of plasmids in engineering bacteria.
· Bacterial Transformation Lab· Bacterial Transformation Lab Handout
 (Due Friday, 02/07)
Friday
02/07
· Explain how the use of bacteria has contributed to the development of DNA technology.
· Explain the role of plasmids in engineering bacteria.
· Interpret Lab Results
· Discuss Book Review Progress
· Bacterial Transformation Lab Handout
 (Due in class)

Homework
· Work on Book Review
 (Due Monday, 03/02)