Lesson Plans for 1st Semester

Honors Biology

2012-13

(These dates are subject to change and updates will be made as soon as possible when needed.)

 

Day

Activities

Homework

Monday

8/20

First Day of School !    
    (1/2 Day for freshmen & new students)

Materials Needed for Honors Biology

Intro to Honors Biology PowerPoint

Buy:  3-ring binder, loose-leaf paper, and pencil/pen - You must have all of these by Mon. 8/27

Tuesday

8/21

1st Full Day of School

Welcome to Honors Biology PowerPoint

Honors Biology Syllabus

Classroom Behavior Contract due today

Safety Contract

Signed Safety Contract due on Thurs. 8/23

Ch 1 Text Review ?'s due Thurs. 8/23

Read Ch 1 p. 4-26

 

Wednesday

8/22

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (I-II)

Characteristics of Life discussion & demo

 

Thursday

8/23

Ch 1 Text Review ?'s due today

Read Ch 1 p. 4-26

 

Friday

8/24

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (III -  IVB) Scientific Method Activity (The Simpsons) due Mon. 8/27

Read Tips for Proper Microscope Use for Tues. 8/28

Monday

8/27

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (IVC - F)

Discuss Tips for Proper Microscope Use 

Discuss Scientific Method Activity (The Simpsons)

Compound Light Microscope Worksheet due Tues. 8/28

Tuesday

8/28

Discuss Compound Light Microscope Worksheet

Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab

Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab due Thurs. 8/30 at end of hour

Wednesday

8/29

1st Hour:  Freshmen Orientation meeting

2nd & 7th Hours: "Bones:  The Graft in the Girl" (43 min.) video

Thursday

8/30

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (V)

Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab due today at end of class

Language of Science Worksheet due Fri. 8/31

Bring your calculator to class on Tues. 9/4

 

Friday

8/31

shortened classes due to Fall Sports Assembly

Check Activity due today  

Monday

9/3

Labor Day - No School !

 

Tuesday

9/4

Microscope Measurement Worksheet Microscope Measurement Worksheet due Wed. 9/5

Bring objects to look at with stereoscope on Wed. 9/5

Wednesday

9/5

Stereoscopes Lab

Discuss Microscope Measurement Worksheet
 

Thursday

9/6

Discuss:  Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab, Stereoscopes Lab & Microscope Measurement Worksheet

Review for test

Study for Characteristics of Life & Microscope Usage Test by review all notes, worksheets & labs + information in text p. 4-26

Bring your book Fri. 9/7 

Bring your calculator to class on Fri. 9/7

 

Friday

9/7

Characteristics of Life & Microscope Usage (Ch 1) Test Ch 20 Text Review ?'s due Tues. 9/11

Read Ch 20 p. 378-391

Monday

9/10

Populations Notes (I - III)

Human Population Activity

Human Population Activity due Tues. 9/11

 

Tuesday

9/11

Populations Notes (IV - VC2a1))

Populations Worksheet I

Populations Worksheet I due Wed. 9/12

Wednesday

9/12

Populations Notes (VC2a2) - VII)

Discuss Human Population Activity & Populations Worksheet I

Population Lab I

Population Lab I due on Thurs. 9/13

Thursday

9/13

20 minutes to work on Populations Lab I

Populations Lab II

BHS Open House    

Population Lab II due on Fri. 9/14

Friday

9/14

1st Progress Reports

Discuss Populations Lab I

Population Lab III

Discuss Populations Lab II
Population Lab III due Mon. 9/17

Population Worksheet II due Tues. 9/18

Monday

9/17

"Life:  Hunters & Hunted" DVD

 

Tuesday

9/18

Discuss Populations Worksheet II

Review for test

Study for Populations Test

Bring your book Wed. 9/19 

Wednesday

9/19

Populations (Ch 20) Test Chapter 21 Text Review ?'s due Fri. 9/21

Read Ch 21 p. 396-409

Thursday

9/20

Community Ecology Lab - Discuss & do Day 3 Observations of Dirty Water ("Dirty Water Lab")

Succession Reading Assignment

Succession Reading Assignment due Fri. 9/21

Dirty Water Lab due Thurs. 9/27

Friday

9/21

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (III)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 4 Observations of Dirty Water

 

Monday

9/24

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (IA - B)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 7 Observations of Dirty Water

 

Tuesday

9/25

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (IC - D)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 8 Observations of Dirty Water

 

Wednesday

9/26

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (II & IV)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 9 Observations of Dirty Water

Read Ch 22 p. 414-419

Ch 21 Worksheet II due Fri. 9/28

Thursday

9/27

Rockstar Superstar Assembly

3rd-4th: 9th & 11th grades

6th-7th: 10th & 12th grades

Community Ecology Lab - Day 10 Observations of Dirty Water
    Complete lab
 

Friday

9/28

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (V-VI)

Ch 22 Worksheet #1 due Mon. 10/1

Monday

10/1

Discuss Ch 21 Worksheet & Ch 22 Worksheet #1

Discuss Community Ecology Lab

Review for test 

Study for Community Ecology and Ecosystems & Biosphere Test

Bring your book Tues. 10/2 

Tuesday

10/2

Community Ecology and Ecosystems & Biosphere (Ch 21 & part of Ch 22) Test

Biology Current Event Project due Fri. 10/19
    Explain project
Chapter 22 Text Review ?'s due Thurs. 10/4

Read Ch 22 p. 420-436

Wednesday

10/3

"Planet Earth: Pole to Pole" video (43 min.)  

Thursday

10/4

Ecosystems & Biosphere Notes (I - II)

Ch 22 Worksheet #2  

Ch 22 Worksheet #2 due Fri. 10/12

Friday

10/5

shortened classes due to Homecoming Assembly

"Planet Earth: Jungles" video (43 min.)  

Monday

10/8

Columbus Day - No School !  
 
 

Tuesday

10/9

Biology Current Event Project due Thurs. 10/18

    Research in computer lab 45    

 

Wednesday

10/10

EXPLORE Test for all freshmen (1st - 4th hours)

Remember to bring a #2 pencil & an eraser to your assigned testing location

7th hour:  "Bones:  The Boy in the Shroud" (43 min.) video

 

Thursday

10/11

Ecosystems & Biosphere Notes (IIA - III)  

Friday

10/12

Discuss Ch 22 Worksheet #2

Video clips on The Water Cycle (1:02 min.), The Oxygen-Carbon Dioxide Cycle (1:27 min.) and The Nitrogen Cycle (1:37 min.)

Review for test

Study for Ecosystems & Biosphere Test

Bring your book Mon. 10/15 

Monday

10/15

Ecosystems & Biosphere (Ch 22) Test Ch 2 & 3 Text Review ?'s due Wed. 10/17

Read Ch 2 p. 30-43

Read Ch 3 p. 48-63

Tuesday

10/16

Chemistry Notes (I - III)

 

Wednesday

10/17

Chemistry Notes (IV - VI)

Chemistry Worksheet #1 due today

Chemistry Worksheet #2 due today

 

Thursday

10/18

Biology Current Event Project - Presentations  

Friday

10/19

2nd Progress Reports

School Improvement Day - No School !  

Monday

10/22

Chemistry Notes (VII - VIII)

 

Tuesday

10/23

Biochemistry Notes (I-II)

Biochemistry Worksheet
Biochemistry Worksheet due Mon. 10/29

Wednesday

10/24

Biochemistry Notes (III-VIA)

Biochemistry Worksheet
 

Thursday

10/25

Biochemistry Notes (VIB)

Biochemistry Worksheet


4:00-7:00pm Parent/Teacher Conferences

 

Friday

10/26

7:30-11:15am Parent/Teacher Conferences - No School !

 

Monday

10/29

Biochemistry Notes (VIC-D)

Biochemistry Worksheet
 

Tuesday

10/30

Enzyme Lab due today  

Wednesday

10/31

Discuss Biochemistry Worksheet

Review for test
Study for Chemistry & Biochemistry Test

Bring your book Thurs. 11/1 

Thursday

11/1

Chemistry & Biochemistry (Ch 2 & 3) Test Ch 4 & 5 Text Review ?'s due Mon. 11/5

Read Ch 4 p. 68-90

Read Ch 5 p. 94-105 

Friday

11/2

Structure & Function of Cells Notes (I - IIIA1b) Chapter 4 Review due Mon. 11/12

Monday

11/5

Structure & Function of Cells Notes (IIIA1c - 8)

Work on Chapter 4 Review

 

Tuesday

11/6

Structure & Function of Cells Notes (IIIA9 - B)

Work on Chapter 4 Review

Read Comparing Animal & Plant Cells Lab for Wed. 11/7

Wednesday

11/7

Comparing Animal & Plant Cells Lab due on Thurs. 11/8  

Thursday

11/8

Comparing Animal & Plant Cells Lab

Work on Chapter 4 Review 

 

Friday

11/9

Discuss Comparing Plant & Animal Cells Lab

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (I) 

Chapter 5 Review due Thurs. 11/15

Monday

11/12

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (IIA - IIIE2)

Work on Chapter 5 Review

 

Tuesday

11/13

3rd Progress Reports

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (IIIE3-F)

Osmosis Lab
 

Wednesday

11/14

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (IV - VI)

Chapter 5 Worksheet - do & discuss

Osmosis Lab due at end of class

 

Thursday

11/15

Discuss: Osmosis Lab

             Chapter 5 Review

Cell Jeopardy

Review for test

Study for Chapter 4 & 5 Test

Bring your book Fri. 11/16 

Friday

11/16

Structure & Function of Cells and Homeostasis & Transport (Ch 4 & 5) Test

Honors Biology 1st Semester Exam Review

6 Day Countdown for Preparing for the 1st Semester Honors Biology Exam
Chapter 8 Text Review ?'s due Tues. 11/20

Read Ch 8 p. 144-157

Monday

11/19

Cell Reproduction Notes (I-V)

 

 

Cell Reproduction Review due on Thurs. 11/29

Study notes and vocabulary for Vocabulary Bingo on Tues. 11/20

Tuesday

11/20

Cell Reproduction Notes (VI-VII)

Cell Reproduction Vocabulary Bingo

 

Look at Cell Reproduction helpful Websites - Mitosis to prepare for lab

Wednesday

11/21

Thanksgiving Break - No School !  

Thursday

11/22

Thanksgiving Break - No School !

 

Friday

11/23

Thanksgiving Break - No School !  

Monday

11/26

Cell Reproduction Lab due on Tues. 11/27 Look at Cell Reproduction helpful Websites - Mitosis to prepare for lab

 

Tuesday

11/27

Cell Reproduction Lab

Work on Cell Reproduction Review
 

Wednesday

11/28

Cell Reproduction Notes (VII-X)  

Thursday

11/29

Discuss Cell Reproduction Review

Cell Reproduction Vocabulary Bingo

Review for test

Study for Cell Reproduction (Ch 8) Test

Bring your book Fri. 11/30 

Friday

11/30

Cell Reproduction (Ch 8) Test

 Chapter 7 Text Review ?'s due Tues. 12/4

Read Ch 7 p. 126-139

Monday

12/3

Cellular Respiration Notes (I-VIA1)

Cellular Respiration Lab due Thurs. 12/4

    Set up lab

Cellular Respiration Review due Thurs. 12/6

Tuesday

12/4

Cellular Respiration Notes (VIA2-VIID3c)

Cellular Respiration Lab

    View results & complete ?'s

Cellular Respiration Review

 

Wednesday

12/5

Cellular Respiration Notes (VIID3d-H)

Work on Cellular Respiration Review

 

Thursday

12/6

Discuss:  Cellular Respiration Review

Review for test

Study for Cellular Respiration (Ch 7) Test

Friday

12/7

Cellular Respiration (Ch 7) Test

 

"Why Leaves Change Color" Reading Assignment due Mon. 12/10

Chapter 6 Text Review ?'s due Tues. 12/11

Read Ch 6 p. 110-121

Monday

12/10

Photosynthesis Notes (I - IVF)

Discuss "Why Leaves Change Color" Reading Assignment

Photosynthesis Review due Thurs. 12/13

Tuesday

12/11

Photosynthesis Lab Activity due Wed. 12/12  

Wednesday

12/12

Photosynthesis Notes (IVG - IX)  

Thursday

12/13

Discuss:  Photosynthesis Review

              Photosynthesis Activity

Review for test

Study for Ch 6 Test

Friday

12/14

Photosynthesis (Ch 6) Test
Study for semester exams! 

Monday

12/17

"Evolution" PG-13 (41 min.)    

Study for semester exams! 

Tuesday

12/18

"Evolution" PG-13 (46 min.)    

Study for semester exams! 

Wednesday

12/19

"Evolution" PG-13 (10 min.)    

6th hour does not meet

Semester Exam for 7th Hour  
                   

Study for semester exams! 

Thursday

12/20

Semester Exams for 1st, 3rd & 5th Hours

  12:40 Dismissal  

Study for semester exams! 

Friday

12/21

End of

1st Semester 

Semester Exams for 2nd, 4th & 6th Hours

  12:40 Dismissal  

Enjoy your vacation!!!

Saturday

12/22

through

Sunday

1/6

Winter Break - No School !

        

 

 

 

     
Dates below are for the 2011-12 school year

Thursday

8/18

1/2 Day Institute 

First Day of School !    
    (1/2 Day for freshmen & new students)

Materials Needed for Honors Biology

Intro to Honors Biology PowerPoint

Buy:  12 pack of colored pencils, pencil case, 3-ring binder, loose-leaf paper, and pencil/pen - You must have all of these by Thurs. 8/25

Friday

8/19 

 1st Full Day of School 

Welcome to Honors Biology PowerPoint

Honors Biology Syllabus

Classroom Behavior Contract due today

Safety Contract

Assign textbook

Signed Safety Contract due on Tues. 8/23

Chapter 1 Vocabulary due Mon. 8/22

Read Ch 1 p. 4-26

 

Monday

8/22

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (I-II)

Characteristics of Life discussion & demo

 

Tuesday

8/23

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (III -  IVB2) Scientific Method Activity (The Simpsons) due Wed. 8/24

Read Tips for Proper Microscope Use for Wed. 8/24

Wednesday

8/24

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (IVB3 - F)

Discuss Tips for Proper Microscope Use 

Discuss Scientific Method Activity (The Simpsons)

Compound Light Microscope Worksheet due Thurs. 8/25

Bring colored pencils to class every day!

Thursday

8/25

Discuss Compound Light Microscope Worksheet

Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab

Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab due Fri. 8/26 at end of hour

Friday

8/26

Scientific Method & Microscope Usage Notes (V)

Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab due today

Language of Science Worksheet due Mon. 8/29

Bring your calculator to class on Mon. 8/29

 

Monday

8/29 

Stereoscopes Lab

Microscope Measurement Worksheet
Microscope Measurement Worksheet due Tues. 8/30

Tuesday

8/30 

Discuss:  Using a Compound Light Microscope Lab, Stereoscopes Lab & Microscope Measurement Worksheet

Review for test

Study for Characteristics of Life & Microscope Usage Test by review all notes, worksheets & labs + information in text p. 4-26

Bring your book Wed. 8/31 

Bring your calculator to class on Wed. 8/31 - Wed. 9/14

 

Wednesday

8/31 

Characteristics of Life & Microscope Usage (Ch 1) Test

Biome Project due Thurs. 9/29

     Explanation & group assigned to biome topic

Chapter 20 Vocabulary due Thurs. 9/1

Read Ch 20 p. 378-391

Thursday

9/1

Biome Project
     Research in computer lab 45
Extra Credit - Kleenex box - 5pts by Fri. 9/9

Friday

9/2

shortened classes due to Fall Sports Assembly

Check Activity due today  

Monday

9/5

 

Labor Day - No School !

 

Tuesday

9/6

Populations Notes (I - III)

Human Population Activity

Human Population Activity due Wed. 9/7

 

Wednesday

9/7 

Populations Notes (IV - VC2a1))

Populations Worksheet I

Populations Worksheet I due Thurs. 9/8

Thursday

9/8

Populations Notes (VC2a2) - VII)

Discuss Human Population Activity & Populations Worksheet I

Population Lab I

Population Lab I due on Fri. 9/9

Friday

9/9

20 minutes to work on Populations Lab I

Populations Lab II

Population Lab II due on Mon. 9/12

Monday

9/12 

Population Lab III Population Lab III due Tues. 9/13

Population Worksheet II due Wed. 9/14

Tuesday

9/13 

Discuss Populations Lab II

Discuss Populations Lab III

Biome Project groups meet

 

Wednesday

9/14 

Discuss Populations Worksheet II

Review for test

Biome Project groups meet

Study for Populations Test

Thursday

9/15

Populations (Ch 20) Test
BHS Open House    
Chapter 21 Vocabulary due Fri. 9/16

Read Ch 21 p. 396-409

Friday

9/16

1st Progress Reports

Community Ecology Lab - Discuss & do Day 3 Observations of Dirty Water ("Dirty Water Lab")

Succession Reading Assignment

Succession Reading Assignment due Mon. 9/19

Dirty Water Lab due Fri. 9/23

Monday

9/19 

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (III)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 6 Observations of Dirty Water

 

Tuesday

9/20 

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (IA - B)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 7 Observations of Dirty Water

 

Wednesday

9/21 

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (IC - D)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 8 Observations of Dirty Water

 

Thursday

9/22

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (II & IV)

Community Ecology Lab - Day 9 Observations of Dirty Water

Read Ch 22 p. 414-419

Ch 21 Worksheet II due Mon. 9/26

Friday

9/23

Homecoming Assembly

Community Ecology Lab - Day 10 Observations of Dirty Water  

Monday

9/26 

Community Ecology, Ecosystems, & Biosphere Notes (V-VI)

Ch 22 Worksheet #1

Ch 22 Worksheet #1 due Tues. 9/27

Tuesday

9/27 

Discuss Ch 21 Worksheet & Ch 22 Worksheet #1

Discuss Community Ecology Lab

Review for test 

Study for Community Ecology and Ecosystems & Biosphere Test

Wednesday

9/28 

Community Ecology and Ecosystems & Biosphere (Ch 21 & part of Ch 22) Test Chapter 22 Vocabulary due Thurs. 9/29

Read Ch 22 p. 420-436

Thursday

9/29

Biome Project Presentations  

Friday

9/30

 

Biome Project Presentations  

Monday

10/3 

Ecosystems & Biosphere Notes (I - II)

Ch 22 Worksheet #2  

Ch 22 Worksheet #2 due Thurs. 10/6

Tuesday

10/4   

Ecosystems & Biosphere Notes (IIA - III)  

Wednesday

10/5   

EXPLORE Test for all freshmen (1st - 4th hours)

Remember to bring a #2 pencil & an eraser to your assigned testing location

5th & 7th hours:  "Bones: The Bones in the Bear" (43 min.) video

 

Thursday

10/6 

Discuss Ch 22 Worksheet #2

Video clips on The Water Cycle (1:02 min.), The Oxygen-Carbon Dioxide Cycle (1:27 min.) and The Nitrogen Cycle (1:37 min.)

Review for test

Study for Ecosystems & Biosphere Test

Friday

10/7 

Ecosystems & Biosphere (Ch 22) Test Chemistry Vocabulary due Tues. 10/11

Read Ch 2 p. 30-43

Monday

10/10 

Columbus Day - No School !  
 
 

Tuesday

10/11   

"Planet Earth: Pole to Pole" video (43 min.)  

Wednesday

10/12   

Chemistry Notes (I - III)

Chemistry Worksheet #1 due today
 

Thursday

10/13 

Chemistry Notes (IV - VI)

Chemistry Worksheet #2 due today

 

Friday

10/14 

Chemistry Notes (VII - VIII)

 

Monday

10/17 

Biochemistry Notes (I-II)

Biochemistry Worksheet
Biochemistry Vocabulary due Tues. 10/18

Biochemistry Worksheet due Thurs. 10/20

Tuesday

10/18   

Biochemistry Notes (III-VIA)

Biochemistry Worksheet
 

Wednesday

10/19   

Biochemistry Notes (VIB)

Biochemistry Worksheet
 

Thursday

10/20 

Biochemistry Notes (VIC-D)

Biochemistry Worksheet
 

Friday

10/21 

2nd Progress Reports

Teachers' Institute - No School !  

Monday

10/24 

Enzyme Lab due today  

Tuesday

10/25 

Discuss Biochemistry Worksheet

Review for test
 

Wednesday

10/26 

Chemistry & Biochemistry (Ch 2 & 3) Test Read Ch 4 p. 68-90

PKU Reading & Questions due Thurs. 10/27

Poison Sheet (1/2 page) due Thurs. 10/27

Bring your book Thurs. 10/27 

Thursday

10/27

Poisons' Effect on the Cell Notes Packet

4:00-7:00pm Parent/Teacher Conferences

Poison's Effect on the Cell - ? #7 on tables on p. 3-5 due Tues. 11/1

Friday

10/28

7:30-11:15am Parent/Teacher Conferences - No School !

 

Monday

10/31 

Cell Ratio & Sizes in Notes Packet & demos

Poisons' Effect on the Cell Notes Packet

Tuesday

11/1 

Poisons' Effect on the Cell Notes Packet

Animal vs. Plant Cells in Notes Packet
Animal & Plant Cells Worksheet due Wed. 11/2

Wednesday

11/2 

Animal & Plant Cells Lab due Thurs. 11/3  

Thursday

11/3

Cell Membrane Notes Packet Cell Review due on Thurs. 11/10

Friday

11/4

Passive Transport Notes Packet  

Monday

11/7 

Active Transport Notes Packet Passive & Active Transport Worksheet due Tues. 11/8

Tuesday

11/8 

Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes Notes Packet Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes Worksheet due Wed. 11/9

Wednesday

11/9 

Discuss: Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes Worksheet
             Passive & Active Transport Worksheet

Heroes of the Cell Notes Packet
 

Thursday

11/10

Review Day  

Friday

11/11

Cell Test (covering cell parts, functions, transport & heroes of the cell) Chapter 7 Vocabulary due on Mon. 11/14

Read Ch 7 p. 126-139

Monday

11/14 

"Osmosis Jones" PG (43 min.)

 

Tuesday

11/15 

3rd Progress Reports

"Osmosis Jones" PG (48 min.)

 

Wednesday

11/16 

Cellular Respiration Notes (I-V)

Cellular Respiration Lab due Thurs. 11/17

    Set up lab

Cellular Respiration Review due Mon. 11/21

Thursday

11/17

Cellular Respiration Lab

    View results & complete ?'s

Cellular Respiration Notes (VI)

Cellular Respiration Review

 

Friday

11/18

Cellular Respiration Notes (VII)

Work on Cellular Respiration Review

 

Monday

11/21 

Discuss:  Cellular Respiration Review

Review for test

Study for Cellular Respiration (Ch 7) Test

Tuesday

11/22 

Cellular Respiration (Ch 7) Test

Honors Biology 1st Semester Exam Review

6 Day Countdown for Preparing for the 1st Semester Honors Biology Exam

Chapter 6 Vocabulary due Wed. 11/23

Read Ch 6 p. 110-121

Wednesday

11/23 

"Most Extreme:  Eaters" video (42min.)

 

Thursday

11/24

Thanksgiving Break - No School !

 

Friday

11/25

Thanksgiving Break - No School !  

Monday

11/28 

"Photosynthesis Video Quiz" (30 min.) with questions

"Why Leaves Change Color" Reading Assignment due Tues. 11/29

 

Tuesday

11/29 

Photosynthesis Notes (I - IVD)

Discuss "Why Leaves Change Color" Reading Assignment

Photosynthesis Review due Mon. 12/5

Wednesday

11/30 

Photosynthesis Notes (IVE - IVF)

Photosynthesis Activity due Thurs. 12/1
 

Thursday

12/1

Photosynthesis Notes (IVG - IX) Photosynthesis & Respiration Crossword (extra credit) due Wed. 12/7

Friday

12/2

Photosynthesis Lab Activity due Mon. 12/5  

Monday

12/5

Discuss:  Photosynthesis Review

              Photosynthesis Activity

Review for test

Study for Ch 6 Test

 

Tuesday

12/6 

Photosynthesis (Ch 6) Test

Chapter 8 Vocabulary due on Wed. 12/7

Read Ch 8 p. 144-157

Wednesday

12/7 

Cell Reproduction Notes (I-V)

 

 

Cell Reproduction Review due on Wed. 12/14

Study notes and vocabulary for Vocabulary Bingo on Thurs. 12/8

Thursday

12/8

Cell Reproduction Notes (VI-VII)

Cell Reproduction Vocabulary Bingo

Look at Cell Reproduction helpful Websites - Mitosis to prepare for lab

Mitosis Flip Book due on Tues. 12/13 (*Bonus*)

Friday

12/9

Cell Reproduction Lab due on Mon. 12/12 Look at Cell Reproduction helpful Websites - Mitosis to prepare for lab

 

Monday

12/12

Cell Reproduction Lab

Work on Cell Reproduction Review
 

Tuesday

12/13 

Cell Reproduction Notes (VII-X)  

Wednesday

12/14 

Discuss Cell Reproduction Review

Cell Reproduction Vocabulary Bingo

Review for test

Study for Cell Reproduction (Ch 8) Test

Thursday

12/15

Cell Reproduction (Ch 8) Test

Study for semester exams! 

Friday

12/16

"Evolution" PG-13 (41 min.)    

7th hour:  "Bones:  The Santa in the Slush" (43 min.) video

Study for semester exams! 

Monday

12/19

"Evolution" PG-13 (46 min.)    

Semester Exam for 7th Hour  
                   

Study for semester exams! 

Tuesday

12/20 

Semester Exams for 1st, 3rd & 5th Hours  

"Evolution" PG-13 (10 min.)    

  12:40 Dismissal  

Study for semester exams! 

Wednesday

12/21

End of

1st Semester 

Semester Exams for 2nd, 4th & 6th Hours

"Evolution" PG-13 (10 min.)    

  12:40 Dismissal  

Enjoy your vacation!!!

Thursday

12/22

through

Wednesday

1/4

Winter Break - No School !

        

 

 

 

Dates below are for the 2010-11 school year

Tuesday

10/26 

Chemistry & Biochemistry (Ch 2 & 3) Test Chapter 4 Vocabulary due Wed. 10/27

Read Ch 4 p. 68-90

Wednesday

10/27 

Structure & Function of Cells Notes (I - IIIA1b) Chapter 4 Review due Thurs. 11/4

Thursday

10/28

Structure & Function of Cells Notes (IIIA1c - 8)

Work on Chapter 4 Review

4:00-7:00pm Parent/Teacher Conferences

 

Friday

10/29

7:30-11:15am Parent/Teacher Conferences - No School !


Monday

11/1

Structure & Function of Cells Notes (IIIA9 - B)

Work on Chapter 4 Review

Read How Plant & Animal Cells Differ Lab for Tues. 11/2

Tuesday

11/

How Plant & Animal Cells Differ Lab due on Wed. 11/3  

Wednesday

11/3 

How Plant & Animal Cells Differ Lab

Discuss How Plant & Animal Cells Differ Lab

Chapter 5 Vocabulary due Thurs. 11/4

Read Ch 5 p. 94-105 

Thursday

11/4

Discuss Chapter 4 Review

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (I) 

Chapter 5 Review due Wed. 11/10

Friday

11/5

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (IIA - IIE2)

Homeostasis & Transport Lab due Tues. 11/9

Work on Chapter 5 Review

 

Monday

11/8 

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (IIE3-F)

Osmosis Lab
 

Tuesday

11/9 

Homeostasis & Transport Notes (IV - VI)

Chapter 5 Worksheet - do & discuss

Osmosis Lab due at end of class

 

Wednesday

11/10 

Discuss: Osmosis Lab

             Chapter 5 Review

Cell Jeopardy

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Study for Chapter 4 & 5 Test

Thursday

11/11

Structure & Function of Cells and Homeostasis & Transport (Chapter 4 & 5) Test Chapter 6 Vocabulary due Tues. 11/18

Read Ch 6 p. 110-121

  

 

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