Mitosis: Introduction to mitosis – Day 2

We kicked off the class period with an engaging science video from Late Night with Jimmy Fallon:

We then launched in to a continuation of Friday’s introduction to mitosis (click here for the slides).  Students reviewed their notes from the reading to discuss the entry task.  Next, students learned some key vocabulary terms for understanding and discussing mitosis.  Finally, we ended class with a Crash Course video about mitosis:

Students interested in learning more about the molecular biology of mitosis should check out this TED Talk from Drew Berry: