Lesson Details

  • Name: DNA and Meiosis
  • Code: B.4.10.I.2
  • Specification Reference:
  • Keywords: Meiosis, division, genome
  • Objectives: To describe the structure of DNA. To recall what is meant by the genome and discuss the importance of the human genome project. To state what is meant by meiosis. To explain how meiosis halves the number of chromosomes.
  • Competency: Describe the structure of chromosomes, DNA and genes.
  • Proficiency: Draw diagrams to explain how gametes are formed in meiosis.
  • Mastery: Be able to discuss issues when meiosis isn't done right

Lesson Preview

Loading lesson thumbs...

Uteach Lessons Logo

We seek to enable teachers to invest a greater proportion of their energy in delivering engaging classroom experiences, and to secure a more reasonable #worklifebalance.

North Caldeen Rd, Coatbridge, ML5 4EF, Scotland, UK

+44 (0) 1236 442380