Author: Claudia Limon

The students will be able to identify the five phases of mitosis and describe the events that take place at each phase.

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The steps of Mitosi: Prophase, Anaphase, Metaphase, Telophase

1. Review the following phases: Interphase, Prophase, Metaphase, Anaphase, and Telophase.

2. Review what kinds of cells go through mitosis.

3. Vocab terms: sister chromatids, nuclear envelope, centromeres, Cytokinesis


Please watch the video and use it to complete the notes.

Why is mitosis vital to sustaining an organism's life?

Read the article and answer the question why mitosis is essential to maintaining life.