Biology A


Bio A Class Evaluation ‎[Biology A Class Review]‎


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Homework and Labs - 30%

Tests - 30%

Quizzes - 20%

Final - 20% 


Tuesday, Sept. 6th-Homework-Bring in Jars Parent Slip, Syllabus, Books, Info Cards, Bring in jars as soon as you can!  Sink Challenge, Brainstorm characteristics of life, book covers,  Reading quiz over Section 1, page 4-10 on Thursday

Wednesday, Sept. 7th- Class Meetings: 7:50 Freshman; 9:08 Juniors; 10:30 Seniors; 1:30 Sophomores Outside observations

Thursday, Sept. 8th- Pretest, Pass out Experiment Examples , work on notes (1/2 sheet) for next reading quiz over pages 11-21, quiz will be on next Wed.  

Friday, Sept. 9th- Take Initial Carbon Time Pretest and Systems and Scale Pretest 

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Monday, Sept. 12th- Start Microscope Lab (1-6),  FInish Experiment Examples 1, Start Experiment Examples 2, 

Tuesday, Sept. 13th-Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1 

Wednesday, Sept. 14th-Reading Quiz over Section 2, Read through  Reading quiz over Secion 3 page 16-21 on Friday

Thursday, Sept. 15th-CT 1.2, 2.1, 2.2 CT  

Friday, Sept. 16th-Sponge Bob article, Graph Assignment


Tuesday, Sept. 20th-Finish Intro Micro Lab, Finish 2.4 Air Quiz,    ;   Microscope Drawing You Have Eukaryotic Song,  Cell Video, Element Video

Wednesday, Sept. 21st-Cell Coloring sheets(due Monday),  Graphing Assignment due Friday, Van Andel Training,

Thursday, Sept. 22nd-Pond Lab,   Pond Lab,

Friday, Sept. 23rd-CT 2.5, CT 3.1, Go over Soda Water Experiment 3.2, Try to make carbonic acid with modeling kits

Monday, Sept. 26th-  3.3, Scientific Method Notes,  The Nature of Science Test Review Impact Meeting, 

Tuesday, Sept. 27th-3.4, 3.5,  The Nature of Science Test Review

Wednesday, Sept. 28th-Plant and Animal Cell Lab,,1/2 day pd

Thursday, Sept. 29th-Nature of Science Test (16 days) Nature of Science Test,

Friday, Sept. 30th- Homecoming Assembly,

Monday, Oct. 3rd-CT 4.1, 4.2,

Tuesday, Oct. 4th-CT 4.3,4.4,

Wednesday, Oct. 5th- Count Day, 4.5, 5.1

Thursday, Oct. 6th-Pond Lab CT 5.2, 5.3, 5.4

Friday, Oct. 7th-

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Systems and Scale Post Quiz (for points!)        
Animals Pre Quiz (not for points)                


Monday, Oct. 10th- P/T Conferences- 100 Organism List- list 100 species and place them into their appropriate category: herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scavenger, parasite, or producer, go over Carbon Time Post Quiz

Tuesday, Oct. 11th-Work on Food Web: 40 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Wednesday, Oct. 12th- P/T Conferences, Work on Food Web, and Pond Lab

Thursday, Oct. 13th- Work on Food Web, and Science Reading

Friday, Oct. 14th- Review Chapters 2-5, Go over Trophic Levels, 10% rule, and Energy Pyramid, Good Buddies, Test Review,  Test next Friday,  Ecology Vocab and Youtube Videos for Ecology Unit,


Monday, Oct. 17th- Population, Community, Ecosystem Pictures and Share, Population/Relationships/Succession Notes, J and S curve

Tuesday, Oct. 18th- Lynx and Hare

Wednesday, Oct. 19th- Lynx and Hare, Population Pressures- Density Dependent

Thursday, Oct. 20th-Review

Friday, Oct. 21st- Test

Monday, Oct. 24th- Go over test, Pond Lab #6, Reading Quiz 6.2-6.4 assigned for Thursday, CT Animals 1.2 , Start 2.1,

Tuesday, Oct. 25th- CT Animals 2.1, Organic Notes FITB,    Organic Powerpoint,     

Wednesday, Oct. 26th- 1/2 day PD, Organic Notes FITB,    Organic Powerpoint,


Thursday, Oct. 27th- Organic Notes FITB,    Organic Powerpoint,Reading Quiz over 6.2-6.4, , CT Plant Set up


Friday, Oct. 28th- Pond Lab Class Data Verification, Pond Lab Report due as a test grade on11/11, RubricConclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet,
 CT A 2.2, CT A 2.3, Protein Song, 

Monday, Oct. 31st- Impact, CTA 2.2, CTA 2.3, CTA 3.1, Watch Mealworm Video,


Wednesday, Nov. 2nd- Interim Meeting, CT A 3.2, Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab 

Thursday, Nov. 3rd- CT A 3.2, 3.3, Start 4.1 1st Hour Pond Data, 4th Hour Pond Data, 5th Hour Pond Data


Friday, Nov. 4th- 1/2 day records day, CT A 3.3 and assess it as well, CT A 4.1, Organic Vocab and Quiz practice material

Monday, Nov. 7th- Assess 3.3, Review 4.1, Complete 4.2 as a class,  Go over course options for next year.

Tuesday, Nov. 8th- Introduce Biosynthesis, CTA 5.1, Breath Out Song 

Wednesday, Nov. 9th- CTA 5.2, 5.3, 6.1, 6.2  Mealworm Lab Report due Thursday(turn in Tuesday for extra credit); Green, Pink, Yellow, and Blue Notes Sheets

Thursday, Nov. 10th- Post test and Pre Test, CTP 1.1,  Organic/Cell Test Review due Wednesday

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Friday, Nov. 11th-  Organic/Cell Test Review- due day of the test(come in earlier if you have questions on this!) Youtube Fat Video; Organic Red, Blue, Yellow, Green Papers

Monday, Nov. 14th-Pass Out Final Exam Review; Set-up for final CT Lab, Pink, Green, Blue, Yellow Sheets, Photosynthesis Song and Picture Formula. CTP 1.2, CT P 2.1, 2.2, CT P 2.3 2.4, 3.1  

Tuesday, Nov. 15th- Do Plants use energy video; Explanation Tool for CT P 2.3, 2.4, CT 3.1, CT P 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 4.1 

Wednesday, Nov. 16th-Organic/Cell Test, Biology Final Exam Study Guide -

Thursday, Nov. 17th- CTP Final Test, and CT Final Test, Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam, 

Friday, Nov. 18th- 5th Macro Exam

Monday, Nov. 21st-1st & 2nd Macro Exam

Tuesday, Nov. 22nd- 3rd & 4th Macro ExamEgg Lab, and Carrot Lab,










































































































































































































































































































































































































53 Class Days

Tuesday, Sept. 8th-Homework-Bring in Jars Parent Slip, Parent Note, Syllabus, Lab Rules, Books, Info Cards, Bring in jars as soon as you can!  Sink Challenge, Brainstorm characteristics of life, book covers, Pretest, Reading quiz over Section 1, page 4-10 on Thursday

Wednesday, Sept. 9th-Class Meetings: 7:50 Freshman; 9:08 Juniors; 10:30 Seniors; 1:30 Sophomores Outside observations

Thursday, Sept. 10th- Pass out Experiment Examples , work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over pages 99-107 for Tuesday of next week.  Start Experiment Examples 2, Reading quiz over Section 2 page 11-15 on next Wednesday,  

Friday, Sept. 11th- Take Initial Carbon Time Pretest and Systems and Scale Pretest 

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Monday, Sept. 14th-Start Microscope Lab (1-6),  Make our own Experiment Examples.

Tuesday, Sept. 15th-Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1 

Wednesday, Sept. 16th- Finish Carbon Time Preassessments, Reading Quiz over Section 2, Cell Notes Powerpoint (FITB Copy) Read through  Microscope Notes, Microscope Drawing Reading quiz over Secion 3 page 16-21 on Friday

Thursday, Sept. 17th-CT 1.2, 2.1, 2.2 CT  

Friday, Sept. 18th- Graph Assignment 1 and Graph Assignment 2 due Friday

Monday, Sept. 21st-  Cell Coloring sheets(due Monday),  Micro Pretest,  Microscope Lab ,

Tuesday, Sept. 22nd-Finish Intro Micro Lab, Pond Lab, CT 2.3 Air PowerPoint, 2.4 Air Quiz, 2.5  ;   The Nature of Science Test Review 

Wednesday, Sept. 23rd-CT 2.4, CT 2.5, CT 3.1, 3.2, 3.33.4, 3.5

Thursday, Sept. 24th-CT 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, Work on Lab,  due Thursday. Ethanol Burning


Monday, Sept. 28th- CT 5.1, 5.2 Review

Tuesday, Sept. 29th- Review

Wednesday, Sept. 30th- Nature of Science Test (16 days) Nature of Science Test,

THursday, Oct. 1st-Pond Lab, 5.1 and 5.2

Friday, Oct. 2nd- CT 5.3, Assign reading quiz over Section 2.1 (due Wednesday)

Monday, Oct. 5th- CT 5.4, Work on Food Web: 24 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scavenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Tuesday, Oct. 6th- Computer Lab to take CT 5.5 Post Quiz, work on food web, work on notes for reading quiz.

Wednesday, Oct. 7th-Work on Food Web, Succession and Population Notes

Thursday, Oct. 8th-Outside Ecology Lab- Day 1

Friday, Oct. 9th- Homecoming Assembly, Outside Ecology Lab- Day 2

Monday, Oct. 12th- P/T Conferences 5:30-8:00, notes on Outside Ecology Lab; 2.2 Quiz; Pond Lab

Tuesday, Oct. 13th- notes on Outside Ecology Lab, Lynx and Hare

Wednesday, Oct. 14th-P/T Conferences 5:30-8:00, Lynx and Hare

Thursday, Oct. 15th- Ecology Test Review, Notes on Cycles, Notes on Relationships, Good Buddies. Non-Native Group picking

Friday, Oct. 16th-2.3 Reading Quiz, Work on Population growth worksheet (s vs j curve)

Monday, Oct. 19th- 4.1 Reading Quiz, Test Review Answers, Milkweed Pods

Tuesday, Oct. 20th- Review, CT Animals Pretest

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Wednesday, Oct. 21st-Ecology Test (15 days)

Thursday, Oct. 22nd- Pond Lab #5,  Graduate School Talk

Friday, Oct. 23rd- Get Organic Vocab, Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab ,    Organic Crossword Worksheet,

assign notes all due on Wednesday:





Monday, Oct. 26th- CT Animals 1.2 , Start 2.1, , CT Plant Set up

Protein Song

Watch Mealworm Video, Have Students Complete Expressing Ideas Tool for 1.2, Share Sticky Notes as a Class.  Introduce Plants Unit and Pre-Lesson Activity 1.2c, Read Estimating Mass of Solids as a class, Make gels mixture as a class,

Tuesday, Oct. 27th- CT A 2.1, 2.2

Wednesday, Oct. 28th- Vocab quiz over words 1-15, CT A 2.2, CT A 3.1

Thursday, Oct. 29th- CT A 3.1, 3.2, 

Friday, Oct. 30th- , CT A 3.2, 3.3,  



Monday, Nov. 2nd-CT A 3.3, CT A 4.1, 

Tuesday, Nov. 3rd-4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 

Wednesday, Nov. 4th- CT A, 4.3, 4.4,  Youtube Fat Video

Thursday, Nov. 5th- CT A5.1CT A 5.2,CT P 1.1

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Mealworm Lab Report- due on 11/13 as a test grade

Pond Lab Report due as a test grade on11/13RubricConclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet,

Friday, Nov. 6th-CT 1.2, Pond Lab #6,



Monday, Nov. 9th-Computer Lab to work on Mealworm report and Pond Lab report, Carrot Lab and Egg Lab,

Tuesday, Nov. 10th- CT P 2.1, 2.2, 

Wednesday, Nov. 11th- Egg Lab, CT P 2.3 2.4, 3.1  

Thursday, Nov. 12th- Osmosis Notes, Egg Lab, CT P 2.3, 2.4, CT 3.1, CT P 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 4.1 

Friday, Nov. 13th- Organic/Cell Test Review- due day of the test(come in earlier if you have questions on this!)  


Monday, Nov. 16th- CT 4.2 4.5

Tuesday, Nov. 17th- Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam, Organic Notes and Green, Pink, Yellow, and Blue Organic Sheets,

Wednesday, Nov. 18th- Cell/Organic Test (21 days)

Thursday, Nov. 19th- Collect CT Tools,

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Biology Class Survey

Bio A Class Evaluation ‎[Biology A Class Review]‎







CT P 5.2, CT Overall Test,

Friday, Nov. 20th- 5th Macro Exam

Monday, Nov. 23rd- 1st and 2nd Macro Exam

Tuesday, Nov. 24th- 3rd and 4th Macro Exam































































































































































































































































































































































































BIO A CLASS EVALUATION

Bio A Class Evaluation




Homework and Labs - 30%

Tests - 30%

Quizzes - 20%

Final - 20% 

56 school days, 3 exam days

Monday, Nov. 25th- Parent Slip, Syllabus, Lab Rules, Bring in jars by next Tuesday! Sink Challenge, Brainstorm characteristics of life, Brainstorm ideas for heart rate lab

Tuesday, Nov. 26th-  Microscope Drawing, Pass out Experiment Examples , work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over pages 99-107 for Tuesday of next week.



Monday, Dec. 2nd- Start Experiment Examples, Notes ,  Microscope Lab,  Finish Experiment Examples, Heart Rate Lab Ideas,  

Tuesday, Dec. 3rd- Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1,

Wednesday, Dec. 4th-Finish Microscope Lab, Reading Quiz over 99-107 you can use your 1/2 sheet of notes on this quiz, Start taking notes on reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 (quiz will be on Friday), Finish Experiment Examples


Friday, Dec. 6th-Reading quiz over 1.3-1.7, Heart Rate Lab discussion/ decide experiments,



Monday, Dec. 9th-  Homework:page 107-108, 1-4, 7 in complete sentences,  ,  Experiment Examples Group Work, Graph Assignment 1 and Graph Assignment 2 due Thursday, work on Heart Rate Investigation Plan

Tuesday, Dec. 10th- Continue on Investigation Plan

Wednesday, Dec. 11th-Pond Lab,Scientific Method Notes, ,,Experiment Examples 2

Thursday, Dec. 12th-Work on Lab,  Cell Coloring sheets due Thursday.

Friday, Dec. 13th- Work on Lab  The Nature of Science Test Review due Thursday. 



Monday, Dec. 16th-  Lab Write-Up

Tuesday, Dec. 17th- practice ACT Test, Lab Write-Up: due on January 9th, present January 10th,  Survey

Wednesday, Dec. 18th-Plant and Animal Cell Lab,  work on review,

Thursday, Dec. 19th-Nature of Science Test, Work on Vocab for Ecology Unit, and Reading quiz over 2.1-2.7   Things we didn't get to:   Spoiling LabStem cell homework 

Friday, Dec. 20th-Snow Day


   
Monday, Jan. 6th- Snow Day

Tuesday, Jan. 7th- Snow Day

Wednesday, Jan. 8th- Go over test.  Pretest for ecology,  Succession Notes video, Succession Notes

Thursday, Jan. 9th-populations notes video, population notes,  Pond Lab,

Friday, Jan. 10th- Reading quiz for 2.1-2.7, Work on Heart Rate Lab,  Work on Food Web: 24 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scavenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Monday, Jan. 13th- Work on Food Web, Introduce Non-native Species ProjectPopulation, Community, Ecosystem Picture.  Take notes for 2.8-2.12 reading quiz on Wednesday

Tuesday, Jan. 14th- Heart Rate Labs Due, Present Scientific Findings from Heart rate Lab,non-native project,

Wednesday, Jan. 15th- 10%, energy pyramids, make a cow,   notes on cyclesPopulation Pressures poppress.pdf,

Thursday, Jan. 16th- Good Buddies2.8-2.12 reading quiz, Food web and Pop/Comm/Eco Picture due,  Work on Non-native Project

Friday, Jan. 17th- Lynx and Hare, 

Monday, Jan. 20th- No School

Tuesday, Jan. 21st-Finish Lynx and Hare, and Population Pressures, 

Wednesday, Jan. 22nd-Pond Lab, Ecology Test Review,

Thursday, Jan. 23rd-   Ch. 3 Notes Organism Relationship Notesyeast lab,

Friday, Jan. 24th-Snow Day

Monday, Jan. 27th- Snow Day

Tuesday, Jan. 28th- Snow Day

Wednesday, Jan. 29th- Snow Day

Thursday, Jan. 30th- P/T Conferences, Ecology Test, Didn't get to- Oh Deer

Friday, Jan. 31st-Snow Day

Monday, Feb. 3rd- Go over test, Pond Lab #5

Tuesday, Feb. 4th-Practice ACT, Organic Prequiz,  Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab assign organic notes all due on Monday:Organic Notes FITB,  Organic Notes 1, Organic Notes 2, Organic Notes 3, Organic Notes 4, Organic Notes 5, Organic Notes 6, 

Wednesday, Feb. 5th- Snow Day

Thursday, Feb. 6th-Present Non-native projects

Friday, Feb. 7th-Vocab 1-15 due and quiz, assign questions from the book pg 75: 1-5; pg 78: 1-3, 5; pg 84: 1-7 all in complete sentences, Assign page 377 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 384 1, 2, 4, and page 393 2, 3, 5 all in complete sentences.

Monday, Feb. 10th-Finish Presentations. 


Wednesday, Feb. 12th-Pond Lab,

Thursday, Feb. 13th-Vocab 16-30 due, quiz over vocab 16-30, ACT D

Friday, Feb. 14th- Winterfest Assembly, Carbohydrate Lab 

Monday, Feb. 17th- ACT E, work on questions from Carbohydrate Lab, start Osmosis Terms WS,

Tuesday, Feb. 18th-Snow Day

Wednesday, Feb. 19th- go over Pond Lab ReportRubricConclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet,, Finish Osmosis Terms WS,  Osmosis WS 1, Start Carrot LabEgg Lab, Start,Yellow, Red, Green, Blue Organic Sheets,


Thursday, Feb. 20th-Vocab 31-45 due and quiz over these vocab words, Carrot lab, Egg Lab,      

Friday, Feb. 21st- No School

Monday, Feb. 24th-Final Egg Lab, Carrot Lab,  Osmosis WS 2Osmosis problems passed around the class,Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration notes,

Tuesday, Feb. 25th-Final Carrot Lab day Carrot Lab Conclusion due Thursday ,Photosynthesis song and drawing,   Cell Test Review- due day of the test(come in earlier if you have questions on this!)

Wednesday, Feb. 26th-Seed Lab 

Thursday, Feb. 27th-Snow Day 

Friday, Feb. 28th- Cell Vocab Quiz Practice,  Step up lab, and Review for test, go over missed labs, complete super matching assignment for studying,   Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final examRed Onion Cell Lab,
 Cell Test,  Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam, Food Label ActivityFood Label Reading WorksheetLactose Lab, go over seed lab prepare for Calorimetry LabCalorimetry Lab,

Monday, March. 3rd- Review

Tuesday, March 4th- Exams

Wednesday, March 5th- Exams

Thursday, March 6th- Exams

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Monday, Nov. 26th-Syllabus, Lab Rules. ACT Test. Broom Game.  Science Lab ideas? And finally work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 that will be given on Friday. 

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Tuesday, Nov. 27th- Biology Pretest, Microscope Notes/Drawing,

Wednesday, Nov. 28th-Microscope Lab  Microscope Notes/Drawing,

Thursday, Nov. 29th-Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1,

Friday, Nov. 30th- Reading Quiz over 1.3-1.7 (you can use your 1/2 sheet of notes on this quiz),  Scientific Method Notes  ,  Pasteurization Homework due Wednesday.   Experiment Examples , assign reading quiz over pages 99-107 for Thursday of next week.



Monday, Dec. 3rd- start Spoiling Lab  , finish experiment examples

Tuesday, Dec. 4th- Work on class experiment examples., Stem cell homework due Friday of this week, What makes life discussion.  Homework:page 107-108, 1-4, 7 in complete sentences, Experiment Examples 2 Homework, both due Friday

Wednesday, Dec. 5th- Pop Lab,   Graph Assignment 1 due Monday

Thursday, Dec. 6th- Pop lab data table, Reading Quiz over 99-107, Graph Assignment 2 and Cell Coloring sheets due Wednesday.   

Friday, Dec. 7th- Pond Lab, You Have Eukaryotic Song



Monday, Dec.10th- Cell Notes Powerpoint (FITB Copy),  Cell Coloring

Tuesday, Dec. 11th-Plant and Animal Cell Lab,    The Nature of Science Test Review due Friday. 

Wednesday, Dec. 12th-   Pop Lab,  Pop lab data table, Due 12/25

Thursday, Dec. 13th-pond lab, practice ACT Test, work on review, finish spoiling lab

Friday, Dec. 14th-Nature of Science Test



Monday, Dec. 17th-Go over test, Pond Lab, Introduce Non native project, assign reading quiz over 2.1-2.7, will be on Thursday, Succession and Populations Notes FITB handed out, Succession Notes due tomorrow

Tuesday, Dec. 18th-Succession Notes due , Start Food Web assignment-due Friday of next week-You need to make a food web that includes at least 24 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scanvenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color. Pick non-native species.

Wednesday, Dec. 19th-Non native project, or work on your Pop Lab, populations notes due tomorrow    

Thursday, Dec. 20th-Continue working with laptops on non native project and pop lab.  Population Notes DueReading quiz over 2.1-2.7.   Work on Food Web,  ;  Watch Talking Bacteria Video

Friday, Dec. 21st-, Start drawing Population/Community/Ecosystem Pictures.  Assign questions:  page 32, questions 1-8;  page 38 1, 2, 4,  page 53 1-5, page 56 1-4, and page 62 1, 2, 4 all questions due on Friday 1/11, and assign reading quiz over 2.8-2.12 next Tuesday, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.



Monday, Jan. 7th-Pond Lab, Finish up pictures on Population/Community/Ecosystem.  

Tuesday, Jan. 8th-Turn in food webs and talk about how the addition or deletion of organisms has an impact on system, Population pressure assignment poppress.pdf;

Wednesday, Jan. 9th-reading quiz over 2.8-2.12, Assign Reading Quiz over Chapter 3 on Friday of this week .  You may use the front of a half sheet of paper to take notes. Start Yeast Lab, Start Ecology Vocab  due on Tuesday, we will also have a quiz on this day over these words.

Thursday, Jan. 10th-Continue on Yeast Lab, Lynx and Hare Activity 

Friday, Jan. 11th-Continue On Lynx and Hare, push Ch. 3 reading quiz to Monday,



Monday, Jan. 14th- Ch. 3 Reading Quiz, Finish Yeast Lab, Finish Lynx and Hare,

Tuesday, Jan. 15th-go over population pressures and yeast lab (graph), finish lynx and hare,pass out Test Review, due day of the test , Ecology Vocab Quiz, Food Pyramid, Making a Cow, 10% rule

Wednesday, Jan. 16th-Pond Lab, 

Thursday, Jan. 17th-Ch. 3 Notes Organism Relationship Notes,;    You need to read sections 4.13, 4.14, and 11.5 and redraw the Carbon and Nitrogen Cycle on white paper (one on each side) in your own way (due Wednesday).Good Buddies activity;

Friday, Jan. 18th- Go over Good Buddies, Notes on Cycles , work on cycles pictures   -Oh Deer due Tuesday,



Monday, Jan. 21st- Teacher In-Service

Tuesday, Jan. 22nd- Snow Day

Wednesday, Jan. 23rd- Review,  Food Web In-Depth (didn't get to)

Thursday, Jan. 24th- Snow Day

Friday, Jan. 25th-Ecology Test,



Monday, Jan. 28th- P/T Conferences 5:30-8:00, SNOW DAY

Tuesday, Jan. 29th-Go over test, Pond Lab, 

Wednesday, Jan. 30th- P/T Conferences 5:30-8:00, Non-native presentations, 

Thursday, Jan. 31st- Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab , bring in 3 food labels by Monday, Non Native Presentations

Friday, Feb. 1st- Carbohydrate Lab



Monday, Feb. 4th- ACT Practice Tests, assign organic notes all due on Wednesday:Organic Notes FITB,  Organic Notes 1, Organic Notes 2, Organic Notes 3, Organic Notes 4, Organic Notes 5, Organic Notes 6, Assemble Food Lable Worksheets.

Tuesday, Feb. 5th-Vocab 1-15 due and quiz, pond lab, assign questions from the book pg 75: 1-5; pg 78: 1-3, 5; pg 84: 1-7 all in complete sentences, Assign page 377 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 384 1, 2, 4, and page 393 2, 3, 5 all in complete sentences.  Work on Food Label Activity

Wednesday, Feb. 6th- Finish Food Label Activity, Finish Carb Lab, Work on Organic Crossword Worksheet

Thursday, Feb. 7th- Yellow, Red, Green, Blue Organic Sheets, Food Label Reading Worksheet

Friday, Feb. 8th- Snow Day




Tuesday, Feb. 12th- Vocab 16-30 due, quiz over vocab 16-30, Calorimetry Lab

Wednesday, Feb. 13th-Finish math from Calorimetry Lab,  Osmosis Terms WS

Thursday, Feb. 14th-Osmosis WS 1, Osmosis WS 2Osmosis problems passed around the class.  

Friday, Feb. 15th-Start Carrot Lab, finish passing around osmosis problems,



Monday, Feb. 18th-Carrot lab, Pond Lab, Start Egg Lab

Tuesday, Feb. 19th-Snow Day

Wednesday, Feb. 20th-Vocab 31-45 due and quiz over these vocab words, Carrot lab, Egg Lab,  Red Onion Cell Lab, go over Pond Lab Report

Thursday, Feb. 21st-Final Carrot Lab day, Carrot Lab Conclusion due Wednesday ,    Egg Lab,  Final POND LAB REPORT DUE Thurs. FEB. 28th  RubricConclusion Sheet, Organism Data SheetCell Test Review- due day of the test(come in earlier if you have questions on this!)

Friday, Feb. 22nd- Mid-Winter Break



Monday, Feb. 25th-Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration notes, Photosynthesis song and drawing, Egg Lab, 

Tuesday, Feb. 26th-Work on Photosynthesis drawing.   Finish Respiration Notes, Seed Lab  

Wednesday, Feb. 27th-Lactose Lab, go over seed lab

Thursday, Feb. 28th-Cell Vocab Quiz Practice, Review, Step up lab

Friday, March 1st-Test,  Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam



Monday, March 4th-Review Seed Lab, and Review for test, go over missed labs, complete super matching assignment for studying, Cell Test  Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam

Tuesday, March 5th- Exams

Wednesday, March 6th- Exams

Thursday, March 7th- Exams











































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Monday, Nov. 28th- Syllabus, Lab Rules. Homework- Answer the following questions from book in complete sentences Page 13 1-4, and page 17 1-4, due on Friday. Broom Game.  And finally work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 that will be given on Friday. 

                *Bring in a large spaghetti sauce type jar by Thursday of this week!!!!

Tuesday, Nov. 29th- Biology Pretest

Wednesday, Nov. 30th-Microscope Lab  Microscope Notes/Drawing

Thursday, Dec. 1st-Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1,

Friday, Dec. 2nd-Reading Quiz over 1.3-1.7 (you can use your 1/2 sheet of notes on this quiz),  Scientific Method Notes  ,  Pasteurization Homework due Tuesday.   Experiment Examples      



Monday, Dec. 5th- start Spoiling Lab  , assign reading quiz over pages 99-107 for Thursday of this week.

Tuesday, Dec. 6th-Work on class experiment examples., Stem cell homework due Friday of this week, What makes life discussion, Science reading.  Homework:page 107-108, 1-4, 7 in complete sentences, Experiment Examples 2 Homework both due Friday

Wednesday, Dec. 7th-  Pop Lab,   DATA TABLE

Thursday, Dec. 8th-Reading Quiz over 99-107, Pond Lab,Graph Assignment 1 and Graph Assignment 2, both due on next Tuesday.   

Friday, Dec. 9th-     Qualitative vs. Quantitative Assignment. Cell Notes, You Have Eukaryotic Song



Monday, Dec. 12th- Finish Notes, Cell Coloring

Tuesday, Dec. 13th- Plant and Animal Cell Lab,    The Nature of Science Test Review is an attachment at the very bottom of this webpage. 

Wednesday, Dec. 14th- Computer Lab to work on Pop Lab (due Jan. 12th), Key things to know for test on Friday- Independent Variable, Dependent Variable, Control Group, Experiment Group, Variables, Hypothesis, Theory, Law, Organelles, All parts of the microscope, how microscope works, Scientific Method, passed out Nature of Science Test Review (can be found as an attachment at the very bottom of this page)

Thursday, Dec. 15th- pond lab, finish coloring, practice ACT Test, work on review, finish spoiling lab

Friday, Dec. 16th-  Nature of Science Test



Tuesday, Jan. 3rd-Go over test, Pond Lab, assign reading quiz over 2.1-2.7, will be on Wed. Jan. 5th

Wednesday, Jan. 4th- Succession notes , Start Food Web assignment-due Friday of next week-You need to make a food web that includes at least 24 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scanvenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Thursday, Jan. 5th-Reading quiz over 2.1-2.7.   Work on Food Web,  ; and assign reading quiz over 2.8-2.12 next Monday, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz. Take population notes, 

Friday, Jan. 6th- Watch Talking Bacteria Video, Start drawing Population/Community/Ecosystem Pictures.  Assign questions from 2.1-2.7-due on Wednesday, page 32, questions 1-8;



Monday, Jan. 9th- reading quiz over 2.8-2.12, Go over non-native project.

Tuesday, Jan. 10th- Non native project,        Assign Reading Quiz over Chapter 3 on Friday of this week .  You may use the front of a half sheet of paper to take notes.

Wednesday, Jan. 11th-  Finish up pictures on Population/Community/Ecosystem.   Population pressure assignment poppress.pdf;

Thursday, Jan. 12th-  Pond Lab, Species Diversity Lab outside(too cold, didn't do).assign 2.8-2.12 questions page 38 1, 2, 4, Chapter 3 questions assigned: page 53 1-5, page 56 1-4, page 62 1, 2, 4 all questions due on Wednesday, Vocab due and quiz over the vocab on Thursday

Friday, Jan. 13th-Snow Day



Monday, Jan. 16th- No School

Tuesday, Jan.17th-   Good Buddies activity; Ch. 3 Notes Organism Relationship Notes,; go over population pressures

Wednesday, Jan. 18th-Lynx and Hare Activity due on Thursday,  due Thursday.  Homework- Carbon Cycle and Nitrogen Cycle: Write a half page on each and how they work, and how they are important to the living components of the ecosystem(include clover). Due Thursday.

Thursday, Jan. 19th-Oh Deer due Tuesday, Finish Lynx and Hare,

Friday, Jan. 20th-Ecology Vocab Quiz, Work on Oh Deer and Lynx and Hare.  Drawing- You need to read sections 4.13, 4.14, and 11.5 and redraw the Carbon and Nitrogen Cycle on white paper (one on each side) in your own way (due Wednesday).



Monday, Jan. 23rd-Notes on Cycles (need to edit) , Video on Nitrogen Cycle,

Tuesday, Jan. 24th-Test Review, due tomorrow

Wednesday, Jan. 25th- Ecology Test, Assign reading quiz notes, quiz on Friday over 4.1-4.6 ,  Food Web In-Depth (didn't get to)
 
Thursday, Jan. 26th-non native presentations, .    Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab , start bringing in food labels with nutrition facts on them.

Friday, Jan. 27th-Go over test, Non-native presentations



Monday, Jan. 30th-Organic Chemistry Notes,
Tuesday, Jan. 31st-Continue Notes, 

Wednesday, Feb. 1st-Vocab quiz over 1-15, reading quiz over 4.7-4.12, Pond Lab #6, assign questions from the book pg 75: 1-5; pg 78: 1-3, 5; pg 84: 1-7 all in complete sentences, Assign page 377 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 384 1, 2, 4, and page 393 2, 3, 5 all in complete sentences.

Thursday, Feb. 2nd-Organic Crossword Worksheet, assemble food label worksheet, Food Label Reading Worksheet

Friday, Feb. 3rd- Carbohydrate Lab




Monday, Feb. 6th-Go over carbohydrate lab, discuss food label activity

Tuesday, Feb. 7th-assign reading quiz over 5.1-5.8 on Friday, finish food label activity

Wednesday, Feb. 8th-Yellow, Red, Green, Blue Organic Sheets, vocab quiz over 16-30, prepare for Calorimetry Lab

Thursday, Feb. 9th-Calorimetry Lab

Friday, Feb. 10th-   5.1-5.8 Reading quiz, questions from book, Pond Lab




Monday, Feb. 13th- Finish math from Calorimetry Lab, Take diffusion notes, Osmosis worksheet.

Tuesday, Feb. 14th- carrot lab, Osmosis terms worksheet

Wednesday, Feb. 15th- 31-45 Vocab words quiz,  carrot lab,Osmosis problems passed around the class.


Thursday, Feb. 16th-Carrot lab, Osmosis practice questions pass around class,   

Friday, Feb. 17th- Carrot lab, Pond Lab, and read fat article, Start Egg Lab, Practice ACT




Monday, Feb. 20th-Final Carrot Lab day, Carrot Lab Conclusion due Friday,   2 Osmosis practice worksheets, Egg Lab,  Final POND LAB REPORT DUE FEB. 28th  RubricConclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet

Tuesday, Feb. 21st-  Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration notes, Photosynthesis song and drawing, Egg Lab,

Wednesday, Feb. 22nd-Work on Photosynthesis drawing.   Finish Respiration Notes, Seed Lab  

Thursday, Feb. 23rd-ACT Practice. go over answers to organic crossword,  Organic Review (4 sheets on different colored papers)

Friday, Feb. 24th- Cell Vocab Quiz Practice, go over egg lab, go over answers to osmosis terms, organic know the terms, and Organic Review. Cholesterol Report assigned and due on Tues. Feb. 21st,




Monday, Feb. 27th-   Cell Test Review- due day of the test(come in earlier if you have questions on this!),  Step up labLactose Lab

Tuesday, Feb. 28th- Review Seed Lab, and Lactose Lab

Wednesday, Feb. 29th- Review for test, go over missed labs, complete super matching assignment for studying

Thursday, March 1st- Cell Test  Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam

Friday, March 2nd-



Monday, March 5th

Tuesday, March 6th- Exams

Wedensday, March 7th- Exams

Thursday, March 8th- Exams 






















































































































































































































































































































































































































































Monday, Nov. 29th- Syllabus, Lab Rules. Homework-  define the words "qualitative" and "quantitative", and also give an example of data that would fall under each of them. Due on Thursday. Answer the following questions from book in complete sentences Page 13 1-4, and page 17 1-4, due on Thursday. Broom Game.  And finally work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 that will be given on Friday.

                *Bring in a large spaghetti sauce type jar by Thursday of this week!!!!

Tuesday, Nov. 30th- Microscope Notes/Drawing,

Wednesday, Dec. 1st-Microscope Lab 

Thursday, Dec. 2nd-Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1,

Friday, Dec. 3rd-Reading Quiz over 1.3-1.7 (you can use your 1/2 sheet of notes on this quiz),  Scientific Method Notes  ,  Pasteurization Homework due Tuesday.   Experiment Examples     



Monday, Dec. 6th- Diversity Speaker, start Spoiling Lab 

Tuesday, Dec. 7th- Fish Lab, Stem cell homework due Friday of this week,

Wednesday, Dec. 8th- Pond Lab

Thursday, Dec. 9th-What is Life? discussion and notes on Characteristics of Life 
Eukaryote vs Prokaryote Venn Diagram Cell Theory Notes,  Ch 5 questions, Read pages 99-107 and do questions on page 107-108 1, 4-7 in complete sentences due Monday.  Reading quiz over pages    on Tuesday of next week.  You have Eukaryotic, Pass out graphing homework- due Thursday

Friday, Dec. 10th-  Organelle Notes without analogies  Organelle Notes   



Monday, Dec. 13th-Snow Day

Tuesday, Dec. 14th- Plant and Animal Cell Lab,  work on Experiment Examples 2 and graphing assignment.  The Nature of Science Test Review is an attachment at the very bottom of this webpage. 

Wednesday, Dec. 15th- Computer Lab to work on Fish Lab (due Jan. 12th), Key things to know- Independent Variable, Dependent Variable, Control Group, Experiment Group, Variables, Hypothesis, Theory, Law, Organelles, All parts of the microscope, how microscope works, Scientific Method, passed out Nature of Science Test Review (can be found as an attachment at the very bottom of this page)

Thursday, Dec. 16th- finish coloring, reading quiz over 99-107, practice ACT Test, work on review and graphing assingments, finish spoiling lab

Friday, Dec. 17th-  Nature of Science Test




Monday, Jan. 3rd- Go over test, Pond Lab, assign reading quiz over 2.1-2.7, will be on Wed. Jan. 5th

Tuesday, Jan. 4th-   Succession notes , Start Food Web assignment-due Friday of next week-You need to make a food web that includes at least 24 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scanvenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Wednesday, Jan. 5th- Reading quiz over 2.1-2.7.   Work on Food Web,  ; and assign reading quiz over 2.8-2.12 next Monday, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz. Assign questions from 2.1-2.7-due on Friday, page 32, questions 1-8;

Thursday, Jan. 6th-  Finish Spoiling Lab, talk about the stem cell assignment, Take population notes, 

Friday, Jan. 7th-Watch Talking Bacteria Video, Start drawing Population/Community/Ecosystem Pictures. Go over non-native project.



Monday, Jan. 10th- Non native project,        Assign Reading Quiz over Chapter 3 on Friday of this week .  You may use the front of a half sheet of paper to take notes.

Tuesday, Jan. 11th-Finish up pictures on Population/Community/Ecosystem.  reading quiz over 2.8-2.12, Population pressure assignment poppress.pdf;

Wednesday, Jan. 12th-Finish poppress.pdf;    Pond Lab, Species Diversity Lab outside(too cold).

Thursday, Jan. 13th-Good Buddies activity; Ch. 3 Notes Organism Relationship Notes,

Friday, Jan. 14th- assign 2.8-2.12 questions page 38 1, 2, 4, due on Wednesday.Chapter 3 questions assigned: page 53 1-5, page 56 1-4, page 62 1, 2, 4 These are all due on next Wednesday,  Lynx and Hare Activity due on Thursday, Vocab quiz on Thursday


 
Monday, Jan. 17th- No School

Tuesday, Jan. 18th- Finish Lynx and Hare, due Thursday.  Homework- Carbon Cycle and Nitrogen Cycle: Write a half page on each and how they work, and how they are important to the living components of the ecosystem(include clover). Due Thursday.

Wednesday, Jan. 19th-Oh Deer due this Friday, Finish Lynx and Hare, Notes on Cycles (need to edit) , Video on Nitrogen Cycle,

Thursday, Jan. 20th-Ecology Vocab Quiz, 

Friday, Jan. 21st- Ecology Test Food Web In-Depth  





Monday, Jan. 24th- P/T Conferences 5:30-7:30, Go over test, non native presentations, .  Assign reading quiz notes, quiz on Wednesday over 4.1-4.6   Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab

Tuesday, Jan. 25th- Organic Chemistry Notes,

Wednesday, Jan. 26th- P/T Conferences 5:30-7:30, Continue Notes,

Thursday, Jan. 27th- Work on Organic Crossword.   4.1-4.6 Reading Quiz,  Pond Lab

Friday, Jan. 28th- assemble food label worksheet, continue on Organic Crossword Worksheet, Food Label Reading Worksheet



Monday, Jan. 31st-  Pond Lab #6,

Tuesday, Feb. 1st- Carbohydrate lab,   Start taking notes for reading quiz 4.7-4.12 which will be on Friday; ,

Wednesday, Feb. 2nd- Snow Day

Thursday, Feb. 3rd- Snow Day

Friday, Feb. 4th- Go over carbohydrate lab, Reading quiz over 4.7-4.12 and vocab quiz over 16-30, , Cholesterol Report assigned and due on Fri. Feb. 11th, assign questions from the book pg 75: 1-5; pg 78: 1-3, 5; pg 84: 1-7 all in complete sentences due Tuesday,




Monday, Feb. 7th-
Calorimetry Lab, assign reading quiz over 5.1-5.8 on Thursday,

Tuesday, Feb. 8th- Finish math from Calorimetry Lab,  Assign page 377 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 384 1, 2, 4, and page 393 2, 3, 5 due Monday,   organic crossword

Wednesday, Feb. 9th-   Take diffusion notes,  carrot lab,

Thursday, Feb. 10th-Carrot lab, Osmosis practice questions,   read fat article, food label activity,

Friday, Feb. 11th- Pep Assembly, Carrot lab, Pond Lab, 5.1-5.8 Reading quiz and 31-45 Vocab words quiz,





Monday, Feb. 14th-Final Carrot Lab day, Carrot Lab Conclusion due Friday,   Osmosis Practice, Osmosis Terms,

Tuesday, Feb. 15th- Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration notes, Photosynthesis song and drawing, more osmosis practice (make your own problem and pass),
Egg Lab,

Wednesday, Feb. 16th-Work on Photosynthesis drawing.   Finish Respiration Notes, Pond Lab. 

Thursday, Feb. 17th-
ACT Practice.  Add Eggs to solution.  Finish Coloring picture, Project due on Thursday, Feb. 24th. RubricConclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet, go over answers to organic crossword,  Organic Review (4 sheets on different colored papers)


Friday, Feb. 18th-Cell Vocab Quiz Practice, go over egg lab, go over answers to osmosis terms, organic know the terms, and Organic Review.

 

Monday, Feb. 21st- SNOW DAY-  Didn't get to - Step up labLactose Lab

Tuesday, Feb. 22nd- SNOW DAY- Didn't get to - Review Seed Lab,

Wednesday, Feb. 23rd- Review for test, go over missed labs, complete super matching assignment for studying

Thursday, Feb. 24th-Cell Test  Biology Final Exam Study Guide - due the day of your final exam

Friday, Feb. 25th- No School




Monday, Feb. 28th-  Review

Tuesday, March, 1st- Exams

Wednesday, March 2nd- Exams 1/2 day

Thursday, March, 3rd- Exams 1/2 day

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Tuesday, Sept. 7th- Syllabus, Lab Rules. Homework- 2 assignments: 1st-Draw an aerial view of your house and label North, South, East, and West. And somewhere else on the sheet, define the words "qualitative" and "quantitative", and how they relate to data collected in science. Due on Thursday. 2nd- Answer the following questions from book in complete sentences Page 13 1-4, and page 17 1-4, due on Thursday. And finally work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 that will be given on Friday. Bring in a large spaghetti sauce type jar by Thursday of this week!!!!

Wednesday, Sept. 8th-Microscope Notes/Drawing, go over me. 

Thursday, Sept. 9th-Microscope Lab  Scientific Method Notes  

Friday, Sept. 10th-Reading Quiz over 1.3-1.7 (you can use your 1/2 sheet of notes on this quiz), Finish lab and notes, Broom Game, Pasteurization Homework due Tuesday.   Experiment Examples      



Monday, Sept. 13th- finish Experiment Examples, collect frogs for tomorrows lab, Stem cell homework due Friday of this week, 

Tuesday, Sept. 14th-   Frog Lab

Wednesday, Sept. 15th- Return Frogs, Pond Water Collection and Initial Observations #1,

Thursday, Sept. 16th-  maple leaf descriptions, go over Frog Lab Lab Report (Oct. 1st),  , What is Life? discussion and notes on Characteristics of Life    

Friday, Sept. 17th-    Organelle Notes without analogies  Organelle Notes    



Monday, Sept. 20th- start Spoiling Lab  

Tuesday, Sept. 21st-   Plant and Animal Cell Lab,  work onExperiment Examples 2

Wednesday, Sept. 22nd-
Finish Experiment Examples 2.  Cell Theory Notes,  Ch 5 questions,You have Eukaryotic, Read pages 99-107 and do questions on page 107-108 1, 4-7 in complete sentences due Friday

Thursday, Sept. 23rd-Computer Lab to work on Frog Lab (due Oct. 1st), Key things to know- Independent Variable, Dependent Variable, Control Group, Experiment Group, Variables, Hypothesis, Theory, Law, Organelles, All parts of the microscope, how microscope works, Scientific Method

Friday, Sept. 24th- Nature of Science Test

Monday, Sept. 27th- Go over test; Pond Lab #2; assign reading quiz over 2.1-2.7, will be on Thursday, Sept. 30th

Tuesday, Sept. 28th- Finish Spoiling Lab,  Succession notes , Start Food Web assignment-due Friday of next week-You need to make a food web that includes at least 24 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scanvenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Wednesday, Sept. 29th- work on Food Web, Go over non-native project. ; and assign reading quiz over 2.8-2.12 next Monday, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.

Thursday, Sept. 30th- Non native project,  Assign questions from 2.1-2.7-due on Wednesday next week, page 32, questions 1-8;

Friday, Oct. 1st-Take population notes, Watch Talking Bacteria Video, Start drawing Population/Community/Ecosystem Pictures.



Monday, Oct. 4th- Pond Lab #3, reading quiz over 2.8-2.12, assign 2.8-2.12 questions page 38 1, 2, 4, due on Friday.  Assign Reading Quiz over Chapter 3 on Friday of this week .  You may use the front of a half sheet of paper to take notes.

Tuesday, Oct. 5th-  Finish up pictures on Population/Community/Ecosystem.   Population pressure assignment poppress.pdf;

Wednesday, Oct. 6th-Finish poppress.pdf;    Species Diversity Lab outside.

Thursday, Oct. 7th- Good Buddies activity; Ch. 3 Notes Organism Relationship Notes,; Food Web In-Depth    due Wednesday

Friday, Oct. 8th- Homecoming Pep Assembly, Pond Lab #4




Monday, Oct. 11th- P/T Conferences 5:30-7:30PM, Oh Deer due this Friday, Chapter 3 questions assigned: page 53 1-5, page 56 1-4, page 62 1, 2, 4 These are all due on Thursday, 14th;

Tuesday, Oct. 12th- Vocab quiz on Thursday,  Homework- Carbon Cycle and Nitrogen Cycle: Write a half page on each and how they work, and how they are important to the living components of the ecosystem. Due Thursday. Lynx and Hare Activity due on Monday

Wednesday, Oct. 13th- P/T Conferences 5:30-7:30PM (I will not be at this one as I will be coaching our Girls' Cross Country team on this date) Finish Lynx and Hare, Notes on Cycles, Video on Nitrogen Cycle,

Thursday, Oct. 14th-  Ecology Vocab Quiz,

Friday, Oct. 15th-Ecology Test




Monday, Oct. 18th- Go over test, non native presentations, pond lab #5.  Assign reading quiz notes, quiz on Wednesday over 4.1-4.6

Wednesday, Oct. 20th- Continue Notes, Reading quiz over 4.1-4.6

Thursday, Oct. 21st- Finish Notes, Food Label Worksheet, Start taking notes for reading quiz 4.6-4.12 which will be on Tuesday; assign questions from the book pg 75: 1-5; pg 78: 1-3, 5; pg 84: 1-7 all in complete sentences due Tuesday, read fat article,

Friday, Oct. 22nd-assemble food label worksheet, start Organic Crossword Worksheet, carb lab preview


 
Monday, Oct. 25th- Pond Lab #6,

Tuesday, Oct. 26th- Carbohydrate lab,reading quiz over 4.6-4.12, assign reading quiz over 5.1-5.8 on Friday, 

Wednesday, Oct. 27th- PLAN Test, watch cell/organic video

Thursday, Oct. 28th- watch energy and the chemistry of life video part 1, food label activity, Cholesterol Report assigned and due on Fri. Nov. 5th,

Friday, Oct. 29th- Reading quiz over 5.1-5.8, Food Label activity




Monday, Nov. 1st- Pond Lab #7

Tuesday, Nov. 2nd- Take diffusion notes, osmosis practice,

Wednesday, Nov. 3rd-Assign page 377 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 384 1, 2, 4, and page 393 2, 3, 5 due Monday, carrot lab,
Osmosis Terms,

Thursday, Nov. 4th-carrot lab, osmosis practice (make your own problem and pass), open note quiz on Organic Chem and Diffusion/Osmosis.

Friday, Nov. 5th-Finish Osmosis Practice, go over answers to organic crossword and osmosis terms,  Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration notes,  Carrot lab



Monday, Nov. 8th- Carrot lab, Final Pond Lab #8, Pond Project due on Tuesday, Nov. 16th. Rubric, Conclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet,  Photo song and draw,

Tuesday, Nov. 9th-Final Carrot Lab day, Carrot Lab Conclusion due Friday, Respiration notes from last Friday
 
Wednesday, Nov. 10th-Seed Lab

Thursday, Nov. 11th- Lactose Lab,energy and the chemistry of life video part 2, 

Friday, Nov. 12th-Calorimetry Lab




Monday, Nov. 15th- Cell Vocab Quiz
Tuesday, Nov. 16th- Cell Test
Wednesday, Nov. 17th- Pond Lab
Thursday, Nov. 18th- Review
Friday, Nov. 19th- Exams Full Day




Monday, Nov. 22nd- Exams 1/2 day
Tuesday, Nov. 23rd- Exams 1/2 day
Wednesday, Nov. 24th- No School




























































































2nd Trimester 2009-2010

Monday, Nov. 30th- Syllabus, Lab Rules. Homework- 2 assignments: 1st-Draw an aerial view of your house and label North, South, East, and West. And somewhere else on the sheet, define qualitative data and quantitative data and give an example for each on how they could be used in science. Due on Thursday. 2nd- Answer the following questions from book in complete sentences Page 13 1-4, and page 17 1-4, due on Thursday. Work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 that will be given on next Monday.

            Bring in a large spaghetti sauce type jar by Thursday of this week!!!!



Tuesday, Dec. 1st- Microscope Notes/Drawing, pick Famous Scientist for presentation.                                                           

Wednesday, Dec. 2nd- Work on Famous Scientist Presentation

Thursday, Dec. 3rd- Microscope Lab, Both homework assignments from Monday due.

Friday, Dec. 4th- Collect Pond Water

Monday, Dec. 7th-Reading Quiz over 1.3-1.7, you can use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz. Scientific Method Notes WhatisSciencenotes.doc , Experiment Examples worksheet. ExperimentExamples.doc

Tuesday, Dec. 8th-Stem cell homework due Wednesday of next week SearchStemCells.doc Chicken Soup Lab chickensouplab.doc

Wednesday, Dec. 9th- SNOW DAY! Complete the following homework by next Wednesday

Thursday, Dec. 10th- SNOW DAY

Friday, Dec. 11th- SNOW DAY

Monday, Dec. 14th- Reminders: Stem Cell homework due Wednesday, Online hw due Wednesday, Pasteurization homework due Friday, Presentations due on Thursday, Test on Friday Pond Water, Organelle Notes Cellnotes08.doc, Homework- 1/2 page answering these questions 1. What is pasteurization? 2. How is this done with our milk and how does it help? Due Friday

Tuesday, Dec. 15th- What is Life? discussion and notes-8 CharacteristicsCharacteristicsofLivingThings.doc. Experiment Examples 2 ExperimentExamples208.doc.

Wednesday, Dec. 16th- Finish Milk Lab, Plant and Animal Cell Lab, Test Review due Friday. Key things to know- Independent Variable, Dependent Variable, Control Group, Experiment Group, Variables, Hypothesis, Theory, Law, Organelles, All parts of the microscope, how microscope works, Scientific Method

Thursday, Dec. 17th- Presentations

Friday, Dec. 18th- Test

Monday, Jan. 4th- Go over Test, and Take practice ACT Test. Assign Reading quiz over 2.1-2.7 to be given on Thursday of this week. You may use the front side of a half sheet of paper to take notes that you can use on the quiz.

Tuesday, Jan. 5th- Pond Lab, and Famous Scientist Presentations

Wednesday, Jan. 6th- Start Food Web assignment-due Friday of next week-You need to make a food web that includes at least 20 different organisms. You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scanvenger, parasite, or producer. Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows and also include color.

Thursday, Jan. 7th- Take 2.1-2.7 Reading quiz and notebook check; work on food web assignment from prior day. Assign questions from 2.1-2.7-due on Wednesday next week, page 32, questions 1-8; take population notes; and assign reading quiz over 2.8-2.12 next Wednesday, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.

Friday, Jan. 8th- Succession notes , Famous Scientist presentations

Monday, Jan. 11th- Pond Lab, online homework due this Friday.

Tuesday, Jan. 12th- 2.8-2.12 questions assigned, page 38 1, 2, 4, due on Friday. Famous Scientist presentations;

Wednesday, Jan. 13th-2.1-2.7 question due, 2.8-2.12 reading quiz; Non-native project in library- due Friday Jan. 22nd.

Thursday, Jan. 14th- Assign Reading Quiz over Chapter 3 on Wednesday of next week . You may use the front of a half sheet of paper to take notes. Population pressure assignment poppress.pdf;

Friday, Jan. 15th- Food Web due(must be colored and have each organism labeled with name and type: herbivore, etc.) and 2.8-2.12 questions due; Food Web-In depth: For 20 of your organisms, you need to write out the common name, and scientific name (genus and species). You need to give a brief description of its habitat/biome this organism can be found in, and list three things it eats and one thing that tries to eat it(if there are any). . This is due on Friday, Jan. 22nd. Food Web In-Depth

Monday, Jan. 18th- (no school)

Tuesday, Jan. 19th- Pond Lab

Wednesday, Jan. 20th- Reading Quiz Chapter 3; Chapter 3 questions assigned: page 53 1-5, page 56 1-4, page 62 1, 2, 4 These are all due on Tuesday, Jan. 26th; Organism Relationship Notes,

Thursday, Jan. 21st- Good Buddies activity; Ch. 3 Notes; Population, Community, Ecosystem Picture, Draw a picture that represents the differences between Populations, Communities, and Ecosystems,

Friday, Jan. 22nd-Oh Deer due next Friday

Monday, Jan. 25th- Parent/Teacher Conferences 5:30-7:30, Pond Lab

Tuesday, Jan. 26th- Vocab quiz on Friday, Ch 3 questions due; Homework- Carbon Cycle and Nitrogen Cycle: Write a half page on each and how they work, and how they are important to the living compenents of the ecosystem. Due Friday.

Wednesday, Jan 27th- Parent/Teacher Conferences 5:30-7:30, Non Native Presentations

Thursday, Jan. 28th- Lynx and Hare Activity due on Monday

Friday, Jan. 29th- Finish Lynx and Hare, Notes on Cycles, Video on Nitrogen Cycle, Ecology Vocab Quiz,

Monday, Feb. 1st- Pond Infusion, Review, Famous Scientist and non-native quiz (using notes)

Tuesday, Feb. 2nd- Ecology Test

Wednesday, Feb. 3rd- Go over test, Identify 4 major macromolecules, start brining in food labels, and science reading day, bring in 6-10 food labels by the end of the week

Thursday, Feb. 4th- Organic Chemistry Notes, reading quiz over 4.1-4.6 will be on Monday, Organic Chemistry and Cell Unit Vocab 1-27 due on 2/15, and 28-45 due 2/22

Friday, Feb. 5th- Finish notes, Food Label worksheet

Monday, Feb. 8th- Pond Water

Tuesday, Feb. 9th- Reading quiz over 4.1-4.6, assemble food label worksheet, start Organic Crossword Worksheet

Wednesday, Feb 10th- Snow Day

Thursday, Feb. 11th-Start taking notes for reading quiz 4.6-4.12 which will be on Tuesday, Questions from the book pg 75: 1-5; pg 78: 1-3, 5; pg 84: 1-7 all in complete sentences due Monday. work on crossword, read fat article, watch cell/organic video

Friday, Feb. 12th- (assembly- Winterfest), video

Monday, Feb. 15th- Pond Water

Tuesday, Feb. 16th- reading quiz over 4.6-4.12, Food label activity, carb lab preview, assign reading quiz over 5.1-5.8 (quiz on Thursday) and questions on page 107 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 111, 1-6, due on Friday,

Wednesday, Feb. 17th- Carbohydrate lab

Thursday, Feb. 18th- Work on questions from Carbohydrate Lab. Reading quiz over 5.1-5.8, go over questions, Cholesterol Report assigned and due on Thursday Feb. 25th, go over organic crossword, watch energy and the chemistry of life video part 1,

Friday, Feb. 19th- Take diffusion notes, osmosis practice, go over homewor, Online homework due next Friday

Monday, Feb. 22nd- Pond Water, Assign page 377 1, 2, 4, 5 and page 384 1, 2, 4, and page 393 2, 3, 5 due Wednesday, Final Pond Infusion Project due on Thursday, March 4th. Rubric, Conclusion Sheet, Organism Data Sheet

Tuesday, Feb. 23rd- Osmosis Terms, time to work in class on pond infusion report

Wednesday, Feb. 24th- video

Thursday, Feb. 25th- Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration notes, osmosis practice

Friday, Feb. 26th- (no school)

Monday, Mar. 1st- carrot lab, finish photosynthesis notes

Tuesday, Mar. 2nd- carrot lab, Photo song and draw, Respiration notes, Hand Squeeze Lab, 

Wednesday, Mar. 3rd- Calorimetry Lab

Thursday, Mar. 4th- Lactose Lab

Friday, Mar. 5th- Finish questions from Lactose Lab, energy and the chemistry of life video part 2,

Monday, Mar. 8th-Cell Vocab Quiz

Tuesday, Mar. 9th- Seed Lab

Wednesday, Mar. 10th- Organic/Cells Test

Thursday, Mar. 11th- Review

Friday, Mar. 12th- Review

Monday, Mar. 15th- Exams, full day

Tuesday, Mar. 16th- Exams, full day

Wednesday, Mar. 17th- Exams, half day














































































































































































Monday, Nov. 17th- Syllabus, Lab Rules.  Homework- 2 assignments: 1st-Draw an aerial view of your house and label North, South, East, and West. And somewhere else on the sheet, define qualitative data and quantitative data and give an example for each on how  they could be used in science. Due on Thursday.  2nd- Answer the following questions from  book in complete sentences Page 13 1-4, and page 17 1-4, due on Thursday. Work on notes (1/2 sheet, front side) to use on the reading quiz over 1.3-1.7 that will be given on next Monday.

      Bring in Spaghetti Sauce sized Jar for Pond Water Lab on Friday.  

Tuesday, Nov. 18th- Microscope Notes/Drawing, pick Famous Scientist for presentation. MicroscopeVocabwblanks.doc  Rulesforviewinganobjectwithblanks.doc

Wednesday, Nov. 19th- Work on Famous Scientist Presentationfamscirubric.doc

Thursday, Nov. 20th- Microscope Lab, Both homework assignments from Monday due. 

Friday, Nov. 21st- Collect Pond Water

Monday, Nov. 24th-Reading Quiz over 1.3-1.7, you can use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.  Scientific Method Notes WhatisSciencenotes.doc , Experiment Examples worksheet. ExperimentExamples.doc                                                                  Stem cell homework due tomorrow SearchStemCells.doc

Tuesday, Nov. 25th- Notebook Check, Chicken Soup Lab chickensouplab.doc

Monday, Dec. 1st- Snow Day

Tuesday, Dec. 2nd- Go over chicken soup lab, go over experiment examples, Organelle Notes Cellnotes08.doc,   Homework- Finish Chicken Soup Lab question #5 and include 1/2 page answering these questions 1.  What is pasteurization? 2.  How is this done with our milk and how does it help?  Due Thursday

Wednesay, Dec. 3rd- Organelle Notes,  What is Life? discussion and notes-8 CharacteristicsCharacteristicsofLivingThings.doc. Organelle Worksheets.  Experiment Examples 2 for homework due FridayExperimentExamples208.doc

Thursday, Dec. 4th- Pond Water, Plant and Animal Cell Lab

Friday, Dec. 5th- Plant and Animal Cell Lab

Monday, Dec. 8th- Review for Test.  Key things to know- Independent Variable, Dependent Variable, Control Group, Experiment Group, Variables, Hypothesis, Theory, Law, Organelles, All parts of the microscope, how microscope works, Scientific Method

Tuesday, Dec. 9th- Test over the Nature of Science

GO TO ECOLOGY UNIT FOR NEXT SET OF LESSONS

 

Wednesday, Dec. 10th- Go over Test, work on practice test.  Assign Reading quiz over 2.1-2.7 to be given on Friday of this week.  You may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.

Thursday, Dec. 11th- Finish Practic Test, go over test more in depth, Start Food Web assignment-due Friday of next week-You need to make a food web that includes at least 20 different organisms.  You need to draw a picture of each organism and each needs to be labeled whether it is a herbivore, omnivore, carnivore, decomposer, scanvenger, parasite, or producer.  Link organisms by drawing arrows in the direction that energy flows.

Friday, Dec. 12th-Take 2.1-2.7 Reading quiz and notebook check; work on food web assignment from prior day, assign questions from 2.1-2.7-due on Tuesday next week, page 32, questions 1-8; population notes; 2.8-2.12 reading quiz next Wednesday, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.

Monday, Dec. 15th- Pond Water, and succession notesSuccession.ppt, presentations

Tuesday, Dec. 16th- Non-native project in library; 2.1-2.7 question due

Non-Natives Presentation-presented on after break

3 Slides(can be longer is you have a bunch of pictures), 3 minutes

Criteria.

Ø      Common Name and Scientific Name

Ø      Pictures

Ø      Where is this species naturally from?

Ø      Where was it introduced to, and when did it happen?Ø      Where is its current range?

Ø      What effects does it have on its new environment?

Ø      What is currently being done to control this species?

Ø      Do you agree on what is being done or do you think we should be doing more or less and why?

Wednesday, Dec. 17th- 2.8-2.12 reading quiz; Scientist presentations; work on food web; 2.8-2.12 questions assigned, page 38 1, 2, 4, due on Friday.

Thursday, Dec. 18th-  Pond Water; Scientist Presentations; Chapter 3 reading quiz on Tuesday Jan. 6th, you may use the front side of a half sheet of paper on the quiz.

Friday, Dec. 19th-  Snow Day

Monday, Jan. 5th- Food Web due and 2.8-2.12 questions due; Population pressure assignment poppress.pdf; Finish Famous Scientists presentation  Food Web-In depth: For 16 of your organisms, you need to write out the common name, and scientific name (genus and species).  You need to give a brief description of its habitat also list what biome this organism can be found in, and if it is in the animal kingdom, list three things it eats and one thing that tries to eat it(if there are any).  You can use this form if it helps. FoodWebindepth.doc .  This is due on Monday, Jan. 12th.

Tuesday, Jan. 6th- Reading Quiz Chapter 3; Chapter 3 questions assigned: page 53 1-5, page 56 1-4, page 62 1, 2, 4  These are all due on Friday, Jan. 9th; Organism Relationship Notes; Pond Water

Wednesday, Jan. 7th- Good Buddies activity; Non Native Presentations

Thursday, Jan. 8th- Ch. 3 Notes; Non-native presentations; Population, Community, Ecosystem Picture,

Friday, Jan. 9th- Oh Deer OhDeerquestions.doc due next Friday;  Non-native presentations

Monday, Jan. 12th- Ch 3 questions due; Food Web In Depth  FoodWebindepth.doc due; Non-native Presentations; Homework- Carbon Cycle and Nitrogen Cycle: Write a half page on each and how they work, and how they are important to the living compenents of the ecosystem. Due Thursday.

Tuesday, Jan.13th- Lynx and Hare Activity Lynxandhare.pdf due on Friday

Wednesday, Jan. 14th- Ecology Vocab Quiz, Draw a picture that represents the differences between Populations, Communities, and Ecosystems, Pond Infusion 

Thursday, Jan. 15th- Review, Famous Scientist and non-native quiz (using notes)  Carbon and Nitrogen Cycle assignment due

Friday, Jan. 16th- Ecology Test, Oh Deer and Lynx and Hare project due.

Tuesday, Jan. 20th-  Go over Ecology Test:  Identify 4 major macromolecules: carbohydrates, proteins, lipids(fats), nucleic acids

Wednesday, Jan. 21st- Pond Infusion, Organic Notes  OrganicChemistry.ppt  ,  Reading Quiz 4.1-4.6 on Friday.

Thursday, Jan. 22nd- Finish Organic Notes, Food Label Worksheet in class,  Science Reading

Friday, Jan. 23rd- 4.1-4.6 Reading Quiz, Read article on Fats; Watch cell/organic video;

Monday, Jan. 26th- Questions from Book on Page 75: 1-5, Page 78: 1-3, 5; Page 84 1-7. All questions due on Wednesday. Start taking Notes for reading quiz on 4.6-4.12(quiz will be on Wednesday);  

                        2nd macro- worked on putting all food labels together

                        4th macro- worked on crossword (not homework) Bring in food labels tomorrow

Tuesday, Jan. 27th-  2nd macro- work on cross word, 4th macro- put together food labels

Both classes- Watch energy and the chemistry of life video. 

Wednesday, Jan. 28th- Reading quiz 4.6-4.12.   Food Label activity, Carb Lab preview,

Thursday, Jan. 29th- Go over quiz, go over answers on Know the Terms, Finish Food Labels Activity, Assign Reading quiz 5.1-5.8 and page 107 1,2,4,5, and page 111 1-6 : all due on Monday.  Read Carb Lab for tomorrow

Friday, Jan. 30th- Carb Lab

Monday, Feb. 2nd- Finish Carb Lab, Take reading quiz over 5.1-5.8, go over questions from 5.1-5.8, Cholesterol Report assigned (due next Monday) CholesterolReport.doc

Tuesday, Feb. 3rd- Go over carb lab and quiz, Take diffusion/osmosis notes, start carrot lab

Wednesday, Feb. 4th- Finish Osmosis Notes, Osmosis Practice (due tomorrow), carrot lab,  Page 377 1,2,4,5 and Page 384 1,2,4, and Page 393 2,3,5 due Friday

Thursday, Feb. 5th- Pond Water, Pond Write Up due Thursday, Go over osmosis homework

Friday, Feb. 6th- Photosynthesis Note, Photo song, Photo draw, go over questions assigned from Wednesday, Hand out pond infusion packet (due next Friday)

Monday, Feb. 9th- Respiration notesRespirationNotes.doc, Respiration (hand squeeze) lab,

Tuesday, Feb. 10th- Start Seed Lab, Lactose Lab

Wednesday, Feb. 11th- Seed Lab, Review

Thursday, Feb. 12th- Review

Friday, Feb. 13th- Test


 

 

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Ben Howell,
Dec 14, 2010, 5:17 AM