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7th Grade Standard IV-Objective 1 Compare Reproduction

Standard IV Students will understand that offspring inherit traits that make them more or less suitable to survive in the environment.
Objective 1: Compare how sexual and asexual reproduction passes genetic information from parent to offspring.

Enduring Understanding: Reproduction passes information from parent to offspring. Asexual reproduction requires one parent and produces nearly identical offspring. Sexual reproduction requires two parents, and provides variety in a species.

"I Can" Statements

  1. I can identify traits that pass from parent to offspring.
  2. I can compare and contrast inherited and acquired traits.
  3. I can identify the form of reproduction that results in identical offspring to the parent.
  4. I can list examples of two organisms that reproduce sexually and two that reproduce asexually.
  5. I can analyse structural traits inoffspring that are similar to their parents.

Multiple Choice/Essay Test

Curriculum Map-New

Learning Plan

Learning Activity Technology Application Lab Inquiry Lab Discussion Audio-Visual Reading/ Writing Students Teach Demonstration
Dawn Monson's pages
7th Gr. Core Tracker
Making Yeasty Beasties
List, Group, Label
Inherited or Aquired?
Asexual vs sexual reproduction ppt.
Sci-berText USOE
Genetic Changes
Comparing Inheritance