Unit 5: Heredity Printable Syllabus

Essential Questions:
1. How does the formation of sex cells ensure that each sex cell is unique?
2. How can the probability of simple traits be predicted?
3. What are some of the different patterns of inheritance?

Unit 5 Learning Objectives

Required Reading:
· Chapter 13 (All)
· Chapter 14 (All)
· Chapter 15 (All)

Homework:
· Unit 5 Guided Reading Questions
· Genetics Problem Set
· Genetics of Organisms Pre-Lab Activity
· Genetics of Organisms Lab Handout

In-Class Work:
· Class Lab Reviews
· Meiosis Stop Motion Project
· M & M Chi Square Analysis

Online Quiz: Chapter 13, Chapters 14 & 15

Practice Free Response: Mendel’s Laws and Meiosis

AP Lab: Genetics of Organisms

Unit Exam (60 pts):
· 30 Multiple Choice Questions (30 pts – 1 pt per question)
· 3 Free Response Questions (30 pts – 10 pts per question)

Schedule: See “Weekly Outline