Meiosis Google Slides
These zero prep meiosis Google Slides activities are ready for you to use! They are packed with engaging activities, including drag and drop chromosomes, highlighting key info and a fun summary crossword.
Meiosis can be a tricky concept for students. There’s a lot going on and a lot of keywords. You can clarify the process for your students with these fun and interactive Google Slides!
Custom illustrations bring meiosis to life so students can visualize crossing over, independent assortment (with drag and drop chromosomes!) and phases of meiosis. Students will compare meiosis and mitosis with a Venn diagram. And they’ll check their understanding in a fun summary crossword puzzle.
And there’s no extra work for you, with answer slides included and a self-grading Google Forms Quiz – easy peasy!
- The purpose and outcome of meiosis
- Phases of meiosis – covering both meiotic divisions
- Key terms like homologous chromosomes, non-sister chromatids, etc.
- Comparison of mitosis and meiosis
And if you haven’t covered mitosis yet, you can view my Mitosis Google Slides and Quiz here.
Student Google Slides: 22 slides of engaging activities including:
an introductory video*
highlighting info about meiosis
working out diploid and haploid chromosome numbers,
a graphing activity
identifying the location of meiosis
drag and drop phases of meiosis
Answer Slides: animated for going through with the whole class, or you can set them on Google Classroom for students to check and correct their own work
Google Forms Quiz: a self-grading 10 point quiz to let you easily check student progress, including an image to support some of the questions
Teacher Guidance: how to assign and use this resource
How do I use the Google Slides and Quiz?
- After checkout, you can immediately download your resource
- Then you’ll click the links in the PDF to make copies for your own Google Drive
- Next, simply assign the slides and quiz to your students on Google Classroom
Aaaand relax, your lesson prep is done!
Would you love some Doodle Notes to go with this lesson? You can get them for just $2 extra in my Meiosis Bundle.
Please note: You will need a Google Classroom set up for your students and each student will need their own device and an internet connection to access the Google Slides and Quiz. Most clipart and questions are secured and cannot be edited. Any moveable pieces of clipart may not be extracted. The answers can be edited. *The video is hosted on YouTube – please ensure YouTube is enabled by your school/district.
You deserve a break. Get this ready-to-use lesson and take some time for yourself!
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