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Unit 5 – Genetics

The Essential Question for Unit 5 is: Is genetics structured towards creating diversity?

Life is a continuing stream of genetic information passed from generation to generation. Traits that convey advantage within the ecosystem are encoded within the genes passed along to offspring. Individuals are a source of variation that drives evolutionary processes.

Required Reading for Unit 5 is  171-181, 196-199, 167-70, 183-5, 204-9 You can also check your syllabus for the reading pages.


 Videos we have watched for this unit

Introduction video

Introduction to Punnet Squares and Mendelian Genetics

Mendelian Genetics

Non-Medelian Genetics

Crash Course

Short video with info genetics


Assignments for Unit 5

Word Cloud Vocabulary



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