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Curipod generated lesson: "Meiosis ". #8-10

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1. Slide
60 seconds
continue to understand inheritance of diversity of gametes (sex cells) by doing a gizmo.
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2. Word cloud
120 seconds
What is meiosis? (what do you remember)
3. Slide
60 seconds
Meiosis is a special type of cell division that produces haploid gametes, or sex cells. It occurs in eukaryotic organisms( have nucleus)and has two rounds of division. Meiosis is an essential process for sexual reproduction.
Meiosis - Cell Division
4. Poll
60 seconds
What is the most interesting aspect of meiosis?
  • The formation of genetic variation
  • The role of crossover in creating new combinations of genetic material
  • The number and type of gametes produced
  • The role of meiosis in creating haploid cells
5. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw / write: What are the similarities between meiosis and mitosis?
6. Drawings
360 seconds
Draw / write: What are the differences between meiosis and mitosis?
7. Open question
150 seconds
How does the process of meiosis contribute to genetic diversity?
8. Open question
330 seconds
What is the importance of meiosis in sexual reproduction?

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