Chromosomes, Part I

Next Generation Standards

MS-LS3-3(MA) is not included in the Next Generation Standards.

Massachusetts Standards

8.MS-LS3-3(MA) - Communicate through writing and in diagrams that chromosomes contain many distinct genes and that each gene holds the instructions for the production of specific proteins, which in turn affects the traits of an individual.

Assessment Boundary - Specific changes at the molecular level or mechanisms for protein synthesis are not expected in state assessment.

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