The New Genetics – Chapter 1

With Mrs. Tracy substituting, students read chapter 1 of The New Genetics.

The assignment is as follows:

  1. Write definitions for all words in bold from chapter 1 (pages 4-23)
  2. Summarize each section (section titles have green text)
  3. Answer the Got It? questions on page 23

Work can be written in student notebooks and will receive credit when completed.


Covalent Bonds Gizmo

For today’s Covalent Bonds Gizmo activity, complete the following steps:

  1. Go to the Explore Learning website.
  2. Click the Login/Enroll button (upper right).
  3. Select Chemistry from your list of classes.
  4. Launch the Covalent Bonds Gizmo.
  5. Complete the Covalent Bonds Gizmo worksheet with a partner.

For students who have not yet created an account:

  1. Enter the class code (P2 = HF4JLBZBLL and P3 = Z7WCNPXCV4).
  2. Click the Enroll in Class button.
  3. Choose “I need to create…” option.
  4. Enter your First and Last name (not email!)
  5. Use your student numer (s-#######) as your username.
  6. Enter birthdate as password (MMDDYYYY)
  7. Click “Submit”
  8. Launch the Covalent Bonds Gizmo.
  9. Complete the Covalent Bonds Gizmo worksheet.