Mitosis animation (3 min)
Mitosis Rap (great description of what happens during each phase)
Patterns of Heredity
Mendel and His Peas– Complex Informational Text from Khan Academy
Video Gregor Mendel- As you watch ask yourself: Why is he considered the “Father of Genetics” and be able to explain how his experiments proved that you can predict how likely a child will look like his parents.
Punnett Square Videos used in our class stations:
How To Do Dihybrid Cross by the Biology Project- written description of how to solve punnett square for 2 traits. This one uses uses the example of Mendel’s green and yellow peas.
Dyhbrid Crosses video from the amoeba sisters tells how to set up a punnett square for predicting the probability two traits in potential offspring.
Queen Victoria and hemophilia (4.5 mins)
Genetic and Environmental Factors (Nature vs Nurture)