Unit 6.  DNA, Molecular Biology of the Gene


Power Point Lecture Presentations  (with student outlines)

DNA structure

DNA structuure notes outline

DNA structure and replication

DNA structure and replication student outline

Transcription (and central dogma)

Transcription student outline notes

Translation and Protein Synthesis

Translation and Protein synthesis student outline notes


Mutations student outline hanout

DNA overview


11.2 DNA Nucleotides 

3.16-3.17- DNA structure reading


10.2-10.3 DNA structure w/q's

10.4-10.5 DNA replication w/q's

10.6-10.9 The Flow of Genetic information

10.10-10.14 Transcription and Translation 

10.15-10.16 Overview and Mutations


11.5 two steps in making a protein

11.6 mutations



1. Nucleic Acids 

2. What is DNA 

3. DNA replication (bozeman science)

5. DNA, hot pockets (crash course biology)

6. DNA RNA Part 2 (bozeman science)

7. DNA mutations (bozeman science)


Learning Activities/Lab investigtions

Lab Report Template For Science Fair

2018 Agscience Fair Handbook (rules)


Quiz/ CFA's

1. DNA structure/replication 2019 HONORS

2. DNA Transcription 2019 HONORS

3. DNA structure/replication/protein synthesis



2. DNA transcription V2

3. Unit 6 mini quiz 

 DNA Structure 2018 Take Home Quiz

2. DNA Structure/replication TH quiz 2018

4. Translation quiz Take Home

5. DNA practice quiz 2018

6. DNA unit quiz Take Home

DNA Transcription/Translation Group Quiz 


ONLINE QUIZ Practice quiz

DNA transcription quiz 

DNA structure 

DNA replication vQuiz

DNA hotpockets (transcription, translation)


DNA unit quiz 2017

DNA RNA replication period 3,4





Unit 5.  Evolution, Phylogeny


Lecture Presentations

Cladograms, Phylogeny (what are they and how to build them)

 Cladograms, phylogeny student notes


History of Evolution

History of Evolution student notes

Evidence for Evolution

Evidence for Evolution Student Notes

Microevolution and Speciation

Microevolution and speciation notes



15.4 Cladograms

14.1 Darwin

14.2 Evidence 

14.3 Natural Selection

14.5 Evolution and medicine

14.4  Microevolution


TO WATCH ON KHAN ACADEMY, Bozeman, or Other videos:

Cladograms (bozeman science)

How to build a Cladogram animation


natural selection (khan crash course)

Introduction to evolution and natural selection



Evidence for Evolution 1(bozeman)

Evidence for Evolution 2(bozeman)

evidence for evolution safemode

Natural selection safemode

Natural Selection (bozeman) 

Examples of Natural Selection (bozeman)


PBS Darwins Dangerous Idea (youtube)

PBS Video Clip#2 Who Was Charles Darwin

PBS video #3 How do we know evolution happens? 

PBS video #4 How Does Evolution Really work? 

PBS video #6 Why does evolution matter now?


Project based Learning activities

Pasta Cladograms


cladogram analysis

constructing a cladogram

Online activity worksheet

Making YOUR cladoogram WEBQUEST


Peppered Moth Simulation (paper and pencil)

Natural Selection e-labs

Peppered Moth e-simulation


Natural Selection Project

Survival of the sneakiest comic strip 



Quiz/ CFA's

Cladograms and Taxonomy 

Bozeman Evolution vQuiz 

Natural Selection (crash bio) vQuiz

Practice Quiz Evolution

Evolution Unit Quiz

Evolution Unit Quiz Open Ended


New Species of Galapagos

New Species of Galapogos Version 2

Cladogram Take Home Quiz 

Practice Quiz Cladograms

SAT Automobiles

REVIEW Unit 2 Biology as a Science Resources


Lecture Presentations

Biology As Science

Biology as science notes outline

Good Science

The science of biology notes

What is biology?

Parts of an experiment 1

Parts of an experiment 2

The Scientific method

lab report Rubric


Project based learning activities

Identifying IV and DV variables

Identifying controls and variables activity

Can these problems be solved using science?