Weekly Outline 27

A Complete Record of Daily Activities
This Week’s Learning Target(s)
  • Explain how polygenic inheritance can result in a wide range of phenotypes.
  • Explain the role of the environment in determining an organism’s phenotype.
  • Understand how a gene’s location (on both autosomal and sex chromosomes) affects gene expression.
  • Explain how sex-linked disorders are inherited.
  • Use Punnett squares to model the genetic crosses involving two traits and to predict possible offspring genotypes and phenotypes given any two parental phenotypes.
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DateLesson TopicsAssignments
Monday
02/24
· Understand how a gene’s location (on both autosomal and sex chromosomes) affects gene expression.
· Explain how phenotype is affected by various patterns of inheritance.
· Describe how dominant and recessive alleles interact to determine an organism’s phenotype.
· “Husky Love” Data Collection
· Finish “Patterns of Inheritance” Notes
· Work on Genetics Worksheet #2
· Submit “Husky Love” F3 Cross
 (Due in class)
Homework
· Genetics Worksheet #2
 (Due Tuesday, 02/25)
· Read Section 7.1 Review 7.1 Key Terms
· Define Key Terms on Vocab Checklist
 (Due Tuesday, 02/25)
Block Day
02/25
· Use Punnett squares to model the genetic crosses involving two traits and to predict possible offspring genotypes and phenotypes given any two parental phenotypes.
· “Husky Love” Data Collection
· Discuss Genetics Worksheet #2
· Work on Genetics Worksheet #3
· Submit “Husky Love” F4 Cross
 (Due in class)

Homework
· Finish Genetics Worksheet #3
 (Due Thursday, 02/27)

· Read Section 7.2 Review 7.2 Key Terms
· Define Key Terms on Vocab Checklist
 (Due Thursday, 02/27)

Thursday
02/27
· “Husky Love” Data Collection
· Discuss Genetics Worksheet #3
· Write Your Own Genetics Word Problem
· Submit “Husky Love” F5 Cross
 (Due in class)
· Post Word Problem to Course Website
 (Due Friday, 02/28)

Homework
· Study for Genetics Word Problem Quiz
· Read Section 7.3 Review 7.3 Key Terms
 (Due Friday, 02/28)

Friday
02/28
· “Husky Love” Data Collection
· Genetics Word Problem Quiz
· Submit “Husky Love” F6 Cross
 (Due in class)
Homework
· Finish Book Review
 (Due Monday, 03/02)