Biology Daily

 

WEEK  39  June 12 -- June 16
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  DNA Scissors  Animated Biology -->Genetics -->Ch 9 Restriction Enzymes
TUESDAY  DNA Scissors  Stuff to Know . . .
WEDNESDAY  Dye Lab Flow Diagram

Complete flow diagram, study Dye Lab labsheets

Prepare notebook for Friday turn in

THURSDAY  Dye Lab  

Prepare notebook and Study Guide packet for turn in

Prepare for Biotech quiz

FRIDAY

 Notebook grading

Biotech quiz

 Enjoy!
WEEK  38  June 5 -- June 9
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  No Class--HUB field trip Read 9.1 and 9.2 and complete Study Guides.  Due Tuesday 
TUESDAY

 Warm up

Biotech equipment

 Read Measure for Measure (yellow packet)
WEDNESDAY  Measure for Measure  Complete #8-10 of Measure to Measure
THURSDAY

 Warm up

Measure for Measure

 Read 9.3 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY

 Warm up

Micropipette Assessment

 BRING BIOLOGY BOOK TO CLASS ON MONDAY

no new homework

WEEK  37  May 29 -- June 2
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  NO SCHOOL -- MEMORIAL DAY  
TUESDAY  EOC Grading practice  Complete and correct Riddle of the Bones
WEDNESDAY

 Warm up, stamped Riddle of the Bones

Review/TicTacToe

 Sleep.  Eat Breakfast. 
THURSDAY Biology EOC in the library Prepare for Evolution Test tomorrow.  Study Guide packets will be turned in.
FRIDAY

Turned in Study Guide packet

 Evolution Test

 Read 9.1 and 9.2 and complete Study Guides (due Tuesday)
WEEK  36  May 22 -- May 26
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Warm up, stamped 11.2 and 11.5

Finish up Gene Pool Simulation

Read 11.6 and complete Study Guide

(correct 11.2 and 11.5)

TUESDAY

 Warm up, stamped 11.6

Notes: Distribution, Speciation

 Evolutionary Arms Race (classzone, half-sheet)

20 minutes of EOC Review Packet

NOTE:  12.1 due Thursday and 12.6 due Friday

WEDNESDAY

 Stamped Evolutionary Arms Race

Notes: Isolation, Patterns of Evolution

20 Minutes of EOC Review Packet

Read 12.1 and complete Study Guide

Geologic Time Scale (classzone, NB p 111)

NOTE: 12.6 due Friday

 

 

THURSDAY

Warm up,  Stamped Geologic Time and 12.1

What Darwin Never Knew (human evolution)

 20 Mins. EOC Review

Prepare notebook for turn in tomorrow

Read 12.6 and complete Study Guide

FRIDAY

 Warm up, Stamped 12.6

Human Family Tree/Evolution

Practice EOC test

Enjoy 3 days of sunshine!  Go outside!

 20 minutes per day of EOC preparation (Review packet key will be posted on Sunday)

EOC Practice test due Tuesday

Riddle of the Bones due Wednesday

WEEK  35  May 15 -- May 19
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  MSP practice evaluation  20 minutes of MSP prep
TUESDAY  MSP Review  Sleep.  Eat breakfast
WEDNESDAY  No Class -- MSP Test  Read 11.1 and complete Study Guide
THURSDAY

 Warm up, stamped 11.1

Notes: Evolution of Populations

 Due Monday:  Read 11.2 and 11.5 and complete Study Guides,  Complete and correct all MSP prep items
FRIDAY

Warm up

Gene Pool Simulation

 

 Due Monday:  Read 11.2 and 11.5 and complete Study Guides,  Complete and correct all MSP prep items

Attempt to complete Gene Pool Simulation

WEEK  34  May 8 -- May 12
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

 Warm up

Work period

 Complete and self-correct All in the Family

Complete Assessment questions:  10.1: 2,4          10.2: 1,3,5          10.3: 1-6    10.4: 2-5      10.5: 2,5,6

TUESDAY  Chap. 10 online review (Formative) Prepare for Chapter 10 Quiz 
WEDNESDAY

Turned in Study Guide packet

Chapter 10 Quiz

 20 Minutes of MSP Prep
THURSDAY

 Go over test, Mole assignment

MSP Prep

 20 - 30 minutes MSP preparation
FRIDAY  MSP Practice Test

 20 minutes MSP prep per day

Be good to your mothers this weekend!

WEEK  33  May 1 -- May 5
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

 Warm up, stamped 10.5

Evidence of evolution grid

 Sleep.  Eat breakfast
TUESDAY

 Warm up

Review grid, work time

 Chapter 10 Animated biology (2) in Classzone
WEDNESDAY

 Warm up

Natural Selection notes

 Sleep.  Eat breakfast.
THURSDAY

Warm up

Natural Selection continued

Sleep.  Eat breakfast.

(Star-nosed mole storyboard due Monday)

FRIDAY

 Warm up

All in the Family

Complete All in the Family (due Monday)
WEEK  April 32 -- April 28
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Chapter 8 test

Turned in Study Guide packet

 Read 10.1 and complete Study Guide

*Bring all chapter 8 and notebook materials to class tomorrow

TUESDAY

Notebook maintenance and turn in

The Nature of Science

 Read 10.2 and complete Study Guide
WEDNESDAY  The Nature of Science (continued)  Read 10.3 and complete Study Guide
THURSDAY

 Tests Back

Video--What Darwin Never Knew

 Read 10.4 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY  

Video--What Darwin Never Knew

 Read 10.5 and complete Study Guide
WEEK 31  April 17 -- April 21
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Stamped Transcription worksheet and 8.5 Study Guide

Venn Diagrams and Translation Notes

Due Wednesday:  Read 8.6 and 8.7 and complete Study Guide 
TUESDAY Translation  no new homework
WEDNESDAY

Stamped 8.7 Study Guide

Protein Synthesis Model with Words

 Prepare for Transcription Translation quiz tomorrow

Due Friday:  Transcription Translation worksheet and Mutations packet

THURSDAY Protein Synthesis wrap up and quiz Complete  Transcription/Translation worksheet and Mutations packet
FRIDAY

Warm up

Stamped Transcription and Translation worksheet

Stamped Mutations packet

Mutation Concept map

Prepare for Chapter 8 test on Monday, and corrected Study Guide packet turn in
WEEK  30  April 3 -- April 7
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Warm up, stamped 8.3

Complete DNA structure and take replication notes

Due Wednesday:  Epigenetics research and Study Guide 8.4
TUESDAY  Replication Complete Epigenetics research and Study Guide 8.4
WEDNESDAY Central Dogma;  Transcription and Translation analogy

Prepare for DNA Structure and Replication Quiz (tomorrow)

Suggest:  Animated Biology (Classzone) Build a Protein

LINKS page: Protein Synthesis Overview

THURSDAY

DNA Structure and Replication Quiz

Transcription

Both Due Monday:

Transcription Worksheet

Read 8.5 and complete Study Guide

FRIDAY

 Transcription vs Replication

DNA vs RNA

 Enjoy your break!

(Transcription Worksheet and 8.5 Study Guide due Monday)

 

WEEK  29  March 27 -- March 31
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Stamped 8.2 Study Guide

DNA Extraction Lab

 

 DNA Extraction Lab Analysis (on separate page/pages) due Wednesday
TUESDAY

Housekeeping

DNA Structure

Complete  DNA Extraction Lab Analysis (on separate page/pages)
WEDNESDAY  DNA Structure  Complete drawn model of DNA
THURSDAY

Ghost in Your Genes -- video

 

 Epigenetics research (due Wednesday)
FRIDAY  

Ghost in Your Genes -- video

DNA model building

 Epigenetics research (due Wednesday)

Read 8.3 and complete Study Guide

WEEK  28  March 20 -- March 24
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY Inheritance of genetic disorders -- autosomal and sex-linked

Read and complete Chapter 7 Study Guides

Sex-linked practice problems--even numbers only (due Wednesday)

TUESDAY

Stamped Chapter 7 Study Guides

Warm up-- Turtle Egg article

Different Inheritance Patterns

Sex-linked practice problems (even numbers)

Incomplete and Codominance Worksheet

WEDNESDAY  Test Prep/Review  Study hard for test Chapter 6 and 7
THURSDAY  Chapter 6/7 test  Read 8.1 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY

 Stamped 8.1 Study Guide and reviewed

Extraction Lab prep

 Read 8.2 and complete Study Guide
WEEK  27  March 13 -- March 17
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  Notes: 6.4, 6.5 Read 6.5 and complete Study Guide
TUESDAY

 Warm up

Punnett Squares

Punnett Square packet--- page 1, at least 3 on page 2, first DiHybrid cross
WEDNESDAY  Dihybrid and test cross

First 2 pages, front and back, Dragon Genetics

Punnett Squares due Monday:  All single trait crosses, 2 Guinea Pigs and #3

Due Tuesday:  Chapter 7 Study Guides

THURSDAY  Breeding Dragons  

Punnett Squares due Monday:  All single trait crosses, 2 Guinea Pigs and #3

Due Tuesday:  Chapter 7 Study Guides

FRIDAY (No class) All School Rotations: Assembly, SBAC practice, Reading  see Thursday
WEEK  26  March 6 -- March 10
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Period 3 -- work period

Period 4 -- meiosis modeling, work time

Complete Foldable, prepare for quiz

Note: Study Guide 6.6 due Wednesday

TUESDAY

Warm up, turn in Foldable

Quiz

 Read 6.6 and complete Study Guide
WEDNESDAY

Stamped 6.6

Crossing over and Sources of Variation

Complete Flower Function on worksheet

Due Friday:  6.3 and Notebook turn in

THURSDAY

Stamped Homework

Flower Dissection

Complete Flower Dissection questions in journal p. 81

Prepare notebook for turn in (Table of Contents)

FRIDAY

 Warm up

Mendel's Experiments and Conclusions

Notebook upkeep and turn in

 Read 6.4 and turn in
WEEK  25  February 27 -- March 3
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

 Warm up and stamped SG 5.4 and 5.5

Regulation notes

 Self-correct study guides

Assessment Questions:   

5.3: 2,4,5       5.4: 3,5           5.5:  2,3,6

                     

TUESDAY  (late start)  Warm up, Stamped and discussed Assessment questions  Prepare for quiz  5.3 -- 5.5
WEDNESDAY

Stem Cells

Quiz

Read 6.1 and complete Study Guide
THURSDAY

Warm up

 6.1 notes with karyotype glue-in

Turned in Chapter 5 Study Guide packet

Read 6.2 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY

Warm up

Meiosis notes and modeling

Stamped 6.2 Study Guide

Complete Meiosis modeling notes if out on Monday

Work on Foldable--due Tuesday

WEEK  24  February 13 -- February 17
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

 Lab write ups returned

Notes:  Mitosis

 Watch Amoeba Sisters video "Mitosis"
TUESDAY

Modeling mitosis

Capturing Onion Root Tip Cells

 Read 5.3 and complete Study Guide

NOTE:  Mitosis (5.2) Quiz on Thursday

WEDNESDAY Mitosis: Onion Root Tip lab

 Complete Mitosis: Onion Root Tip labsheet

Prepare for Mitosis quiz

(Note:  5.4 and 5.5 due Monday 2/27)

THURSDAY

 Wrap up Onion Root Tip lab

Mitosis model and quiz

Note:  5.4 and 5.5 due Monday 2/27

 
FRIDAY  Notes: Asexual Reproduction  5.4 and 5.5 due Monday 2/27
WEEK  23  February 6 -- February 10
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  NO SCHOOL -- SNOW DAY!  
TUESDAY  NO SCHOOL -- SNOW DAY!  
WEDNESDAY Why Don't Cells Grow Indefinitely? worksheet

Complete cell size worksheet and correct online

5.1 Assessment questions #1-3 (NB p. 70)

THURSDAY  Warm up and Cell Cycle notes

 self-correct SG 5.1 and 5.2

Complete Classzone Animated Biology: Mitosis Stage Matching

Assessment Questions 5.1 #4-6

FRIDAY

Warm up and review

Cell Cycle quiz

Chromosomes intro

 Read the Investigation on page 143
WEEK  22  January 30 -- February 3
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  INSERVICE DAY -- NO SCHOOL  
TUESDAY

PS and CR comparison

Work time

 Study for review/test (Thursday) and self-correct study guides for turn in

Notebooks and Lab Write ups due Friday

WEDNESDAY  Review

Study for tomorrow's test and self-correct study guides for turn in

 

Notebooks and Lab Write ups due Friday

THURSDAY  Chapter 4 Test Read "Your Body is Younger Than You Think."  (LINKS page) Write a follow-up question and note the paragraph that sparked the question.
FRIDAY  Test results  Read 5.1 and 5.2 and complete Study Guides (due Tuesday)
WEEK  21  January 23 -- January 27
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Stamped 4.6

Bromothymol Blue/Elodea experimental set-up

 

 (no new homework)

Cell Energetics Foldable due Thursday

TUESDAY

Discussed Fermentation and corrected Study Guide

 Results of Bromothymol Blue/Elodea experiment and discussion

Demonstration of density and gas probe evidence of photosynthesis

Complete Analysis Questions

Think about experiment design

WEDNESDAY

 Data collection type selection

Summarize Glycolysis and Fermentation followed by ActivVoter quiz

Complete Foldable, plan experiment
THURSDAY  Cell Energy lab design and planning Complete Flow Diagram (NB 64)
FRIDAY  Cell Energy lab

 Review Chapter 4 (Test Thursday)

Lab Write up due Thursday

Lab analysis questions

WEEK  20  January 16 -- January 20
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY MLK Jr. Day -- NO SCHOOL  At least 30 minutes of Assessment Preparation
TUESDAY

Warm up

Tests back

Foldable assignment

 At least 30 minutes of Assessment Preparation

Cell Energetics foldable due Thursday 1/26

WEDNESDAY

Warm up:  Cell Energetics questions

ActivExpressions quiz

Giant Sequoia question

At least 30 minutes of Assessment preparation -- write ecology question or topic on post-it.
THURSDAY

Warm up

Review

 At least 30 minutes of Assessment preparation.

Foldable due Thursday 1/26 (note change)

FRIDAY  District Post-Assessment  Read 4.6 and complete Study Guide
WEEK  19  January 9 -- January 13
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY Review Prepare for Chap 3 test, self-correct Diffusion lab, assemble notebook, Study Guide turn in
TUESDAY (2 hour late start)Diagram Cell Energy

Read 4.1 and complete Study Guide

(Postponed Test and turn-ins on Wednesday)

WEDNESDAY Chapter 3 test, notebook turn in, turned in Ch. 3 study guide packet  Read 4.2 and complete Study Guide
THURSDAY

Notebooks returned

Photosynthesis glue-ins and notes

 Read 4.4 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY

 Warm up

Cellular Respiration

At least 20 minutes per day reviewing Ecology
WEEK  18 January 2 -- January 6
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  NO SCHOOL  
TUESDAY Notes: Cell Membranes and Passive Transport Assessment Questions (NB p. 50)          3.2: 5,6       3.3: 1-5
WEDNESDAY  Cell Membrane lab

 Complete labsheet (no conclusion in notebook)

Due Friday-- Assessment Questions (NB50)   3.4: 1-5,  3.5: 1-4

THURSDAY

Follow up and turn in Cell Membrane lab

Set up Diffusion Through a Membrane

 

Assessment Questions (NB50)   3.4: 1-5,  3.5: 1-4

Due Monday:  Cell Transport Worksheet

FRIDAY

Notes: Passive and Active Transport

Results:  Diffusion Through a Membrane

 

 Cell Transport Worksheet

Complete Summary questions  for Diffusion Through a Membrane

Prepare for Tuesday's test:  notebook, at least 2 Classzone activities, self-correct Study Guides, self-correct Assessment Questions, etc.

WEEK  17  December 19 -- December 23
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Egg and Osmosis Lab -- Day 2

Finish Investing Cell Variety Lab (microscope/drawings)

Read 3.5 and complete Study Guide
TUESDAY  Egg and Osmosis Lab -- Day 3  + work time Complete lab Analysis Questions in notebook (p. 49)
WEDNESDAY  NO SCHOOL -- FIRST WINTER BREAK  
THURSDAY   NO SCHOOL -- FIRST WINTER BREAK  
FRIDAY   NO SCHOOL -- FIRST WINTER BREAK  
WEEK  16  December 12 -- December 16
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  Microscope Lab

 Organelle Project (due Friday)

(3.3 due Wednesday)

TUESDAY  Work Period

Read 3.3 and complete Study Guide

Organelle Project due Friday

 

WEDNESDAY

 Warm up, stamped 3.3 study guide

finish Microscope Lab

Due Friday:    Organelle Project, 3.4 Study Guide

THURSDAY  Investigating Cell Variety -- microscope lab Read 3.4 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY

Stamped Study Guide 3.4,  Turned in Cell Organelle Project

Set up Egg and Osmosis Lab

 3.5 due Tuesday
WEEK  15  December 5 -- December 9
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Stamped Assessment Questions

Review Jeopardy

Prepare for Chapter 2 Test, Notebook turn-in, Study Guide packet turn-in
TUESDAY

Turned in Ch. 2 Study Guide packet and notebook

Chapter 2 Test

Read 3.1 and complete Study Guide
WEDNESDAY

Returned notebooks, Stamped and self-corrected Study Guide 3.1

Cell Theory video

Read 3.2 and complete Study Guide
THURSDAY

Warm up, Tests back, stamped 3.2 Study Guide

Intro Cell Organelle project

Begin Cell Organelle project
FRIDAY  Microscope parts and use  Work on Cell Organelle Project (due Friday)
WEEK  14  November 28 -- December 2
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  Macromolecule Indicator Lab

Complete lab packet (conclusion on p. 38 of notebook)

Read 2.5 and complete Study Guide

TUESDAY

Stamped 2.5 Study Guide and lab Conclusion in notebook.

 Lab follow up and notebook maintenance

Reaction/Enzyme notes

 Read Enzyme Action lab packet and answer pre-lab questions in notebook (p. 40)
WEDNESDAY  Enzyme Action Pre-lab

Complete Enzyme Action flow diagram if needed.

20 minutes of classzone or videos

THURSDAY  Enzyme Action lab

 Complete Enzyme Action lab analysis

(Due Monday, NB 42)  Assessment Questions--

2.1  1,4,6

2.2: 2,4,6

2,3: 2,3,4

2,4: 1,3,4,5

2,5: 1,2,5

FRIDAY  (10:20 dismissal)  

Assessment Questions (NB 42)

2.1  1,4,6

2.2: 2,4,6

2,3: 2,3,4

2,4: 1,3,4,5

2,5: 1,2,5

WEEK  13  November 21 -- November 25
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY Protein model building

 Complete foldable and prepare for quiz

2.4 due Wednesday

TUESDAY

 review macromolecules and quiz

Intro Macromolecule Indicator Lab

 Read 2.4 and complete Study Guide

Thoroughly read lab packet and answer Guiding Questions

WEDNESDAY

Stamped 2.4 Study Guide

Notes: Chemical reactions

Thoroughly read all parts of Crime Lab packet.  Be sure to dress for chemistry lab on Monday

2.5 due Tuesday

THURSDAY   NO SCHOOL-- THANKSGIVING  
FRIDAY  
WEEK  12  November 14 -- November 18
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

 Warm up

Stamped and corrected Study Guide, returned notebooks

Macromolecule notes

Classzone practice quiz 2.3 and one Interactive Review of your choice
TUESDAY

 JA (partial class)

Carbohydrate modeling

 no new homework
WEDNESDAY  Macromolecule Foldable

20 minutes of Foldable work (due Tuesday)

  • Macromolecule Quiz Tuesday
  • 2.4 Study Guide due Wednesday
THURSDAY

 JA (partial class)

Carbohydrate and Lipid modeling

 

20 minutes of Foldable work (due Tuesday)

  • Macromolecule Quiz Tuesday
  • 2.4 Study Guide due Wednesday
FRIDAY

 JA (partial class)

Lipid modeling

 

20 minutes of Foldable work (due Tuesday)

  • Macromolecule Quiz Tuesday
  • 2.4 Study Guide due Wednesday
WEEK  11  NOVEMBER 7 -- NOVEMBER 11
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Stamped 2.2 Study Guide

Properties of Water coloring sheet

Carefully read through Properties of Water labsheets
TUESDAY Properties of Water lab  Due Monday:  Read 2.3 and complete Study Guide
WEDNESDAY  Properties of Water lab

 Prepare notebook for turn in tomorrow.

Prepare for quiz 2.1 and 2.2 tomorrow

Due Monday:  Read 2.3 and complete Study Guide

THURSDAY

Turned in Properties of Water lab and Notebook

Quiz (2.1 and 2.2)

 Read 2.3 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY  VETERAN'S DAY-- NO SCHOOL  
WEEK  10  OCTOBER 31 -- NOVEMBER 4
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Warm up

 Labs back, discussed

Partial Quiz

Read 16.3 and complete Study Guide

Bring in a water sample that you are curious about.

Read about contaminants on the EPA website (see labsheet)

TUESDAY

 Finish Quiz

Water Quality Lab

Complete Water Quality labsheet

NOTE:  Chapter 16 Study Guide packets will be collected on Thursday

WEDNESDAY

 Stamp, improved and turned in Water Quality Lab

 Self-correct 16.2 and 16.3

Remember the Periodic Table?

THURSDAY  Chemistry review and types of bonds (2.1)  Read 2.1 and complete Study Guide
FRIDAY

Stamped 2.1 Study Guide

 Atoms, Ions, Molecules, Compounds

 Computer simulation on back of 2.1 Power Notes
WEEK  9  OCTOBER 24 -- OCTOBER 28
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Corrected Mt St Helen's questions

Nitrogen and Carbon cycles

 Prepare for test and turning in Chapter 14 Study Guide packet
TUESDAY  Chapter 14 test  Complete 13.5 and 13.6
WEDNESDAY

Warm up

Biogeochemical Cycles videos

 Watch Biogeochemical Cycles video (nitrogen, phosphorus)
THURSDAY

 Warm up

Review Biogeochemical cycles

 Assessment Questions (NB p 28)  13.5:  2,3,4  13.6: 2,3,4

NOTE:  Chapter 13 Study Guide packet due Monday with quiz

FRIDAY  Work period and tests back

Prepare Chapter 13 Study Guide packet for turn in and Quiz on Monday

Read 16.2 and Complete Study Guide

(16.3 due Tuesday)

WEEK  8  OCTOBER 17 -- OCTOBER 21
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Quadrat Study write up discussion

Notes: Populations (14.3)

 Spend 30 minutes or more on lab write up
TUESDAY

Quadrat Study write up discussion

Notes:  Populations (14.4)

 Complete draft of lab write up
WEDNESDAY

 Quadrat Study write up discussion

Population Data Analysis (Moose and Wolf)

Polish Quadrat Lab Write up, staple together with rubric on top

Complete Population Data Analysis

THURSDAY

 Warm up, turned in write ups

Discussed population graphs

Intro Succession

 Read Mt. St. Helen's reading (due tomorrow) and complete questions (due Monday)

Read 14.5 and complete Study Guide due tomorrow

FRIDAY

 Succession

Review for Tuesday's test

Read 14.4 and complete Study Guide

Do Concept Map and other activities of your choice in Online Activities review packet

Complete Mt. St. Helen's questions

Due Wednesday:  13.5 and 13.6

WEEK  7  OCTOBER 10 -- OCTOBER 14
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  TEACHER IN-SERVICE -- NO SCHOOL  
TUESDAY

 Warm up

Field Study preparation

 Read 16.4 and 16.5 and complete Study Guides

Complete Hypothesis section #1 - 3 of Quadrat Study Packet  (read packet thoroughly)

WEDNESDAY  Field Trip preparation  Self correct 16.4 and 16.5
  • Prepare yourself and your belongings for field trip. 
  • Plan what you need to do about missing periods 2 and 3/4. 
  • Arrive to school by 7:30 tomorrow.
  • Read lab packet one more time.

 

THURSDAY  Field Study  no new homework
FRIDAY  Compile group and class data Start working on write up (jot down questions you have for Monday)
WEEK  6  October 3 -- October 6
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY  Notebook maintenance and review  Study for Test and prepare notebook for turn in
TUESDAY  Turned in Notebooks,  Test

 Read 14.1 and Complete Study Guide

(note:  14.2 and 14.3 due Thursday)

WEDNESDAY

Tests and notebooks back/discussed

 

 Read 14.2 and 14.3 and complete Study Guides
THURSDAY

 Warm up/reflection

Habitat and Niche

 20 - 30 minutes Interactive Review Chapter 14 1-3
FRIDAY

 Warm up

Notes: Interactions

Read 16.4 and 16.5 and complete Study Guides

Thoroughly read Quadrat Study field packet

WEEK  5  September 26 -- September 30
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Warm up, stamped study guide 13.2

Biotic vs Abiotic factors, keystone species

The Wolves of Yellowstone

 

Complete Reaction Time write up and print

Study Guide 13.3 due Wednesday

TUESDAY

Reaction Time lab analysis

Random Sampling lab intro

 Read 13.3 and complete Study Guide

(13.4 due Thursday)

WEDNESDAY

 Warm up

Random Sample Lab

Complete Random Sample lab analysis

Read 13.4 and Complete Study Guide

Field Trip Permission Form due Thursday

THURSDAY

 Warm up:  Sense of Place

Go over lab and 13.3

Assessment Questions:  13.1 (1-4),  13.2 (2-5),  13.3 (1-5),  13.4 (1-4)  on page 12 in notebook.  Writing the question is optional; answer completely so that the question is apparent in the answer.  Use additional flip page if needed.
FRIDAY  Food Webs and Chains  same as Thursday.  Prepare for Tuesday's test
WEEK  4  September 19 -- September 23
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Warm up, go over the quiz, self-corrected homework WS

Notes: Experimental Validity

 

Notebook maintenance
TUESDAY

Warm up

Variables discussion and Reaction time lab planning

Complete Identifying Controls and Variables WS

Complete lab plan as much as you can (complete hypothesis before class)

Be sure to have a completely typical night and morning to ensure experimental validity on Wednesday

WEDNESDAY  Reaction Time Experiment

 Enter data to class data sheet (see LINKS page)

Write procedures for the experiment

THURSDAY  

Warm up

Variables worksheet

Google doc sharing for collaborative write up

 

Read 13.1 and complete Study Guide  (13.2 due Monday)

Reaction Time lab group write up due Tuesday 9/27

FRIDAY

 Qualitative vs Quantitative

Ecology basics 13.1 (stamped Study Guide)

 Read 13.2 and complete Study Guide  (13.3 due Wednesday)

Reaction Time lab group write up due Tuesday 9/27

WEEK  3  September 12 -- September 16
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY

Go over Scavenger Hunt

Books Issued

 Power Notes 1.1 and 1.2
TUESDAY

Warm up

1.1 and 1.2 Discussion Notes

 20 minutes of Interactive Review for sections 1.1 and 1.2 on Classzone (your choice)
WEDNESDAY

 Unifying themes of biology

 

 Notebook maintenance
THURSDAY

 Warm up

Measurement Tools lab

Measurement notes

Study for tomorrow's Quiz (Classroom systems, Safety, 1.1 and 1.2)

Accuracy and Limits of Precision Worksheet (due Monday)

FRIDAY

Warm up

Accuracy and Precision

Quiz

 No new homework  (Accuracy and Limits of Precision Worksheet due Monday)
WEEK  2  September 5 -- September 9
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY NO SCHOOL -- LABOR DAY

 

TUESDAY   Notebook Set up  

Complete Safety First

Number all pages and decorate front cover of notebook (due Friday)

WEDNESDAY

 Lab Safety

Notebook Maintenance

Finish correcting Safety First (key on Documents page of this website) and attach to notebook as flip pages
THURSDAY  District Pre-Assessment

Complete Safety Questions

Student-Parent Signature Agreement due Monday

FRIDAY  Classzone set up

Classzone Scavenger Hunt

Power Notes 1.1 and 1.2 (due Tuesday)

 

WEEK  1  August 29 -- September 2
Day of the Week What We Did in Class Homework              
MONDAY NO SCHOOL  
TUESDAY

NO SCHOOL

 

WEDNESDAY

Last Day of Summer Break

 

THURSDAY First Day of School Complete Tech Survey by Tuesday, September 6  (see Links page)
FRIDAY

 What is Living/Life?

Class Expectations

 Bring spiral notebook on Tuesday, as well as your ASB card for book check-out

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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