Ch 4: DNA Replication & Mutation Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The DNA Replication and Mutation chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach about how DNA is copied and how mistakes can be made in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes, and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the DNA Replication and Mutation chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday DNA DNA defined; DNA's function
Tuesday Replication of DNA The process by which DNA is copied
Wednesday Enzymes Enzymes defined; the purpose of enzymes in the DNA replication process
Thursday What enzymes do Enzymes and their substrates; active site and activation energy
Friday Mutations Errors in DNA replication

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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