Protein Synthesis

1) DNA & Protein

2) Overview of Protein Synthesis & RNA

3) Transcription

4) Translation

Success Criteria

2.7 SC Protein Synthesis


2.7 Protein Synthesis (ADE)

Recommended Media

The two videos "DNA vs RNA" and "Protein Synthesis" by the Amoeba Sisters are good introductions to this subtopic.

Use the "Video Recap" worksheet below to summarise the information from these two videos.


Video: Is DNA the future of data storage? (TED-Ed). Just for fun.

Comics Corner!

DNA is Protected Inside the Nucleus

Proteins have Unique Shapes to carry out Unique Functions

Protein Synthesis