CP BIOLOGY ASSIGNMENTS   2013-2014 (LAST UPDATED 1/5/2014)

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Upcoming NGSS/Common Core Standards (adoption slated for 11/2013)

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August 26- September 27,2013

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

August 8/27

8/27 (MINIMUM DAY)

Science Content Standards Investigations and Experimentation (I and E)

Bring ID for tomorrow

HW Course Policy signature sheet due ASAP

In Class:

WELCOME!!!

Policy, Books, Seating Chart,  Classroom/lab Safety, assign groups

Technology Policy



Getting to Know You Google Form



If time: Celtic Stone Activity



How to read this calendar

Podcast Lectures & Additional Links

FYI:

Download Adobe Acrobat Reader for reading PDF files


8/28  Textbook Pickup (bring ID)Assignments : Due

Course signature

Assignments: New

Assign BFQ Chapter 1 homework due in journal 9/3 (can use any format, must have a summary for each section,min. 4 sentences) due 9/6

Academic Integrity contract signature due tomorrow

HW: Read Safety Rules pg.1060-1062, Take Safety Quiz except question #21 (in your journal; 1 stamp) due 94 & Safety Contract print out and sign (print out the last  page to turn in if you lost your copy) Due 8/30

In Class:

Scientific Discover of your birth year

Academic Integrity & Quiz

Note Taking Skills SQ3R

FYI:

Mind Mapping

Alien Fun (Extra Credit) due 9/9

8/29 Late Start Day

 Science Content Standards I&E A,F,J,N

Assignments : Due

Academic Integrity contract due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Scientific Discover of your birth year presentations

Safety in the Laboratory

Lab safety w/puppets

Lab Safety Movie (http://www.nclark.net

/Lab_Safety.wmv)

Safety Video on You tube

8/30Science Content Standards I&E A,B,C

Assignments : Due

Safety Quiz & Contract

Assignments: New

In Class:

Outside Safety (emergencies)

Safety in the Laboratory

Lab safety w/puppets

CER (claims-evidence-reasoning) Activity Worksheet Peer Evaluation Sheet How to write a reflection

CER (reading)

FYI:

What is a Pre-lab?

9/2 (Labor Day: NO SCHOOL)






























9/3

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New



Assign CER reflection How to write a reflection due 9/5 in your journal



In Class:

CER wrapup


9/4

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Make an Excel Graph of one of the class sets of data below, print out graph to be peer edited tomorrow...Please use the following data for your graph Age Height Class Data   (Additional help on graphing) due Friday

In Class:

Reminder reflection How to write a reflection due tomorrow for peer edit

Question #21 on Safety Quiz- Safety in the Laboratory Lab seats and Science Equipment activity 

Start class data Explain Excel Graphing

FYI:

Graphing instructions for Excel 2010

General Graphing Rules and Excel Graphing Help

9/5

Assignments : Due

CER reflection due in your journal How to write a reflection

In Class:



Calvin and Hobbs Activity (just in case you're absent)

Scientific Method practice paragraphs Find the IV/DV/SV and other info for the Exploring Scientific Method



Formative Skills Clicker quiz (8 questions)

9/6 (Rally Schedule)

Assignments : Due

Assign BFQ Chapter 1 homework due in journal (can use any format, must have a summary for each section,min. 4 sentences) due 9/6

W : Re-graph Height Data in MS Excel (use trendline); print out due (if you don't have access Excel, use the computers in the library or class during lunch or after school). Due Monday

Assignments: New

HW: BFQ your own notes or Chapter 2.1-2.2,  notes in journal due 9/13 

HW: your own notes or BFQ 17-2 notes: Textbook  (pgs. 423-428) Cornell notes due in journal 9/13

In Class:

Space Invaders Activity


9/9

Quiz: Observations and Inferences, variables and graphing Wednesday

Assignments : Due 

Re-graph Height Data in MS Excel (use trendline); print out due (if you don't have access Excel, use the computers in the library or class during lunch or after school). Due Monday

EXCR: Alien Fun (Extra Credit)

Assignments: New

HW: Organism/Sowbug Lab (design) due in journal tomorrow

In Class:



Introduction to Scientific Inquiry: PillBug Sowbug Inquiry Lab

Sowbug lab exploration, decide on short investigation

9/10

HW: PillBug Sowbug Inquiry Lab part 1 due

In Class:

Lab Day

9/11

Quiz: Observations and Inferences, variables and graphing

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Short Unit Test 9/18  Scientific method, Inorganic  (pH, water, bonds)

In Class:

lab discussion, assign lab write up

PillBug Sowbug Inquiry Lab due 9/17 Rubric on lab  Example of a Sowbug Inquiry Write-up

FYI:

Sowbug/Pillbug Background

and More on Terrestrial Isopods

9/12

Science Content Standards I&E, G,KL,N

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Organism/Sowbug Lab due 9/17 Rubric on lab Example of a Sowbug Inquiry Write-up

In Class:

Powers of 10 site

Origin of Life on Earth Sci Am Sept 2009

TED Talk

9/13Science Content Standards 1

Assignments : Due

HW: BFQ your own notes or Chapter 2.1-2.2,  notes in journal due 9/13

  HW: your own notes or BFQ 17-2 notes: Textbook  (pgs. 423-428) Cornell notes due in journal 9/13

Assignments: New



In Class: 

Life Not Life Activity

Abiotic synthesis

Panspermia

Miller/Urey (experiment)

FYI:

Unit One study Guide

9/16 Science Content Standards 1 B

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Unit One study Guide

In Class:

Chemistry pre-test (checking prior knowledge)

Video: Origins (hour 4) first 15 minutes

Atoms, Ions, Bonds, pH, and water

pH lab demo 

Podcast on pH, all you would want to know (13 minutes)

Podcast Ionic vs Covalent Bonds

Podcast Water: Polar Covalent

Interactive Simulations:

Chemical Bonds

Seeing Intramolecular Attraction

Intramolecular Attraction

9/17Science Content Standards I

Assignments : Due

Organism Inquiry Lab Write-up due today ) Redo lab due 9/19

Assignments: New

Unit One study Guide

In Class:

Peer Grade Lab Sowbug lab

Review for Unit Test

FYI:

Chapter 2.1 Review

Chapter 2.2 Review

9/18

Short Unit Test Today  Scientific method, Inorganic  (pH, water, bonds) on reading assignments

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

 HW: your own notes or BFQs Chapter 2.3  Chapter 2.3 (page 44-48) and summary due 9/26 in journal

In Class:

Short Unit Test Today   Scientific method, Inorganic  (pH, water, bonds) on reading assignments




9/19 Science Content Standards 1 H

Assignments : Due 

Organism Inquiry Lab Write-up Redo due 9/19

Assignments: New

 HW: your own notes or BFQs Chapter 2.3  Chapter 2.3 (page 44-48) due 9/26 in journal

Test Corrections due before next unit test

Sowbug redo due ASAP

  Building carbohydrates Print out for Tomorrow if you want your own copy

In Class:

Introduction:



Bio-molecules  Lecture: The Importance of  Organic Models Carbohydrates, Lipids and Protein

9/20

Assignments : Due

Organism lab redo due today (late on Monday)

Assignments: New



In Class:

Practice building bio-molecules

more on biomolecules

Animation of building Biomolecules

More molecules Organic Lecture   Functional Groups 

Tree of Life and Molecules

Molecular Self Assembly Building Proteins & Function

Games: Biochem Gems

9/23

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Print out identifying organics lab (if you would like your own copy)

In Class:

Simulations: Jigsaw Notes Activity on biomolecules

Tree of Life and Molecules

Molecular Self Assembly Building Proteins & Function





Games: Biochem Gems

 Macromolecules Gangnam Style



Hydrolysis song

9/24

Science Content Standards 1 H

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:  Demo Lab Day: Organic Unknowns. 

Testing biomolecules (animation)



Animation/Tutorial on building macromolecules


9/25 (Back to School Night)

Science Content Standards 1 B

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

 HW: Biomolecules-Organic Molecules Rubric  Answer post lab questions, a data table and references typed due 10/1(Remember that references can be done at www.bibme.org
 
 Identifying Organics Lab Rubric  instructions How to make a data table in Word

In Class:

Warm up: 4 square reflection (simple) word or concept (a) define b) use in a sentence c) connect to a prior concept d) draw a picture/diagram:



Simulations: Jigsaw Notes Activity on biomolecules continued



Tree of Life and Molecules

Molecular Self Assembly Building Proteins & Function

Games: Biochem Gems

9/26

Science Content Standards 1 B

Quiz tomrrow on Biomolecules

Assignments : Due

Chapter 2.3 BFQ (page 44-48) due today

Assignments: New 

Assign your own notes or Chapter 2.4 BFQ and summary pages 49-53; Highly Recommended Enzymes due 10/3



In Class:



Lecture: Thermodynamics, Chemical Reactions & Activation Energy

9/27

How to make a data table in Word

Quiz Biomolecules

Assignments : Due

Test corrections for short unit test due by next unit test

Assignments: New

Quiz  next Monday: Enzymes



In Class:

Video: TBA



FYI:

Highly Recommended 

UNIT TEST coming up on 10/8

 (ALL MATERIAL COVERED SINCE THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL) 

Unit Test Review Information10/8

September 30- October 25, 2013

9/30

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Pre-lab: Bean Juice due in journal tomorrow (prepare a data table)



Demo Bean Juice

Demonstration 

Fabulous and Versatile Bean Juice





In Class:

Nucleic Acids, Enzymes, Thermodynamics continued

FYI:

October 1

Assignments : Due

HW: Biomolecule Lab Identifying Organics Lab Rubric

Assignments: New

In Class:

Bean Juice

 




10/2

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

  Bean Juice Results discussion( See Analyzing Data in Textbook page 51 for some helpful information)  rubric on lab link (Additional helpful Resources and  lab reports ) Title Help .

Due 10/9

In Class:

Results discussion assign lab write up

work in informal groups on rough draft of bean juice write up

FYI:

10/3

Assignments : Due

your own notes or  Chapter 2.4 BFQ pages 49-53 reading due today in journal

In Class:

Quiz Review

Questions about bean juice lab write up

work in informal groups on rough draft of bean juice write up


10/4

Assignments : Due

Quiz


 
Enzymes, Energy Diagrams, Thermodynamics AND questions from the last quiz

Assignments: New

Unit Test Review Information

Background Review Information

In Class:

Quiz

CER article on enzymes (additional background information from Wikipedia)

FYI:

Concept Mapping Activity (pick a concept to review)

10/7 Start reviewing information for unit test

(On all materials covered in class and in the laboratory)

Up to 50 multiple choice and 1 short essay.

Unit Test Review Information


10/8

Assignments New:

Unit Test Review Information



Look through the calendar, check out the links, your journal, your reading notes start reviewing

Unit Test Today

10/9 Assignments:

Assignments : Due

Bean Juice Lab Write up due today

New 

HW: Assignment:  your own notes or  BFQ 7-1 (Cells) due in journal 10/14 Recommended Tutorial

In Class:

Test Corrections information

Introduction to:

Cell Size Video

 Cell Size Activity

Cell Size Activity (Word)

Video: Origins Hour 2 (if absent today take notes in your journal from the transcript)

10/10

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Size and Shape of Cells (calculations and drawings)

due in journal 10/11

In Class:

Introduction to Cell Book project

 Cell Size Activity Continued due in journal
 
Cellular State of Mind Rap

10/11 Homecoming Schedule, short classes (S-1 Lab)



Science Content Standards 1 C,E,F,G,J

DUE: Size and Shape of Cells (calculations and drawings) in journal

In Class:

Introduction to cells ( cell theory)

CellbookActivity, Example Template


10/14 (S-1 Lab)

Assignments : Due

HW: Assign BFQ 7-1 (Cells) due in journal

Assignments: New

: Assign Reading Notes:your own notes or BFQ 7 -2 due 10/21 in your journal.

In Class:

Organelles project

CellbookActivity

Test Corrections due by next unit test


10/15 (S-1 lab)

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

CellbookActivity

Interactive Animations of Cell Structure

10/16

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

 Microscope Activity : Microscope Rules ; Determining Field of View Estimating Sizes  complete in journal, answer all questions, due 10/22 (stamped assignment)

In Class

Microscope Activity

10/17

Science Content Standards 1 A,C

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

: Assign BFQ 7 -3 Pgs 182-189 due 10/23 in journal Recommended tutorial

In Class:



FYI:

10/18

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

What’s up doc?  Please print out if you'd like your own copy for Monday

BFQ 7-4  Reading Notes  also includes questions for Chapters 18-1, 18-3, 471-472 (part of  19-1) and 478-479 (part of 19-2). due in journal 10/25

In Class:  

Cell Book/FB Organelles presentations

FYI:

Cell Unit Review Sheet

10/21

Assignments: DUE

BFQ 7 -2 due

In Class: 

Soap Bubble Activity

Alternative Activity

Microscope Activity wrap up

Introduction to membranes, structure and function, diffusion and osmosis



FYI:

Cell Unit Review Sheet

10/22 Science Content Standards 1 A,C

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Demo Membrane Activity

Introduction to Membranes

Demo Lab Day What’s up doc?   Set up

Membranes continued



Interactive Animations: Cell Transport

 10/23

Assignments : Due

Test Corrections due 10/20

Cornell Notes: BFQ 7-3 Pgs 182-189 due today in journal

Assignments: New

What’s up doc?  due 10/29 (What's up Doc Rubric)(Remember that info on how to format references can be found  at www.bibme.org

In Class:

What's up Doc Rubric

What's Up Doc: Collect carrot data and clean up   What's up Doc wrap-up



FYI:

  Cell Unit Review Sheet

10/24

Quiz: Cell parts, organelles and structures


Unit test coming up next Tuesday

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

if you wish Print out  cell unit review sheet for Monday

In Class:

Introduction to Domains, Kingdoms, etc.



FYI:

Cell Unit Review Sheet

10/25 (end 1st Quarter) Unit Test on Tuesday

Science Content Standards 1 C,

Assignments : Due

Microscope Activity : Microscope Rules ; Determining Field of View Estimating Sizes  complete in journal, answer all questions, due stamped assignment

BFQ 7-4  Reading Notes or BFQ  also includes questions for Chapters 18-1, 18-3, 471-472 (part of  19-1) and 478-479 (part of 19-2). due in journal 


Assignments: New

In Class 

Lecture & Kingdoms, domain, bacteria and viruses; More on prokaryotes, More on Eukarya

Demo Kingdom Activity

Kingdom Activity (Cell types) 

10/28

(On all materials covered in class and in the laboratory since the last unit test)

Up to 25 multiple choice and 1 short essay.  Cell Unit Review Sheet

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Review

FYI:

Cell Unit Review Sheet

10/29 

Unit Test    

Assignments : Due


What’s up Doc

What's up Doc Rubric due today  (late on 10/30)

Assignments: New

Assign  BFQ Chapter 12.1 ( Pages 287-294)  due 11/6

FYI


10/30 

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Assign: assemble paper nucleotide , Assembled nucleotide due tomorrow


In Class:

How to build a DNA molecule  (DNA nucleotide assembly instructions)

Test Corrections

10/31Late Start Day

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

  Print out a copy if you wish your own Size of E. Coli DNA activity, for class Monday

In Class:

Introduction to DNA

Assemble paper DNA   helix

Begin Nucleus Unit (DNA/RNA/ Central Dogma/ Gene Expression)

Cracking the Code of Life (streaming video)

11/1 (Staff Development Day- no classes)








November 4- December 6, 2013

11/4

Assignments : Due 

Assignments: New

Assign BFQ Chapter 12.2 Notes Pages 295-299 Notes due 11/8

In Class:

Strawberry DNA Isolation demonstration  

Start Size of E. Coli

FYI:


11/5

Science Content Standards 5 a,b,c,d,e

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:Size of E. Coli DNA activity, work in informal groups

E.coli con't

replication

FYI:

11/6

Assignments : Due

BFQ Chapter 12.1 ( Pages 287-294)  due

Assignments: New

Extra Credit : Cartoon (8 1/2" by 11") in color of replication (includes leading and lagging strands) due  11/4 

In Class:

go over answers to sizes of E. coli

Video: (#267) Rosalind Franklin and Photo 51

FYI:

Interactive Animations DNA Replication

11/7

DNA structure and replication Quiz on coming up next Tuesday (study guide posted on school loop calendar)

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Replication of DNA

FYI:

Replication song to the backstreet boys

11/8

DNA structure and replication Quiz Tuesday

Science Content Standard 4a,b,c,d,e and 1d

Assignments : Due

BFQ Chapter 12.2 Notes Pages 295-299 Notes due  

Assignments: New

 Print out if you want your own copy of Hemoglobin Activity for Monday

  Assign BFQ- Chapter 12.3 ( Pages 300-306) due 11/14

In Class:

Introduction to Central Dogma.

FYI:

November 11 (Veteran's Day No School)




11/12

DNA structure and replication Quiz

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Introduction to Hemoglobin Activity

(if you lose your copy of DNA for this activity you can download a copy here)

FYI:

Extra Credit: Hand-Draw a cartoon of Transcription and Translation (6-8 cells per process) 5 points due 11/15

Review Information:

11/13

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Hemoglobin Activity (Additional Information for this activity )

(if you lose your copy of DNA for this activity you can download a copy HemoglobinBetaGeneDNAcorrected.doc)

FYI:

(MIT, Cold Spring Harbor 2)

From Gene to Protein: Transcription

From Gene to Protein: Translation

Interactive Animation Protein Synthesis

11/14
Assignments : Due

Assign notes or BFQ- Chapter 12.3 Due (pages 300-306)

Assignments: New

Hemoglobin Activity  All questions due in journal 11/13  (if you lose your copy of DNA for this activity you can download a copy HemoglobinBetaGeneDNAcorrected.doc

Assign BFQ-Chapter 12.4  Pages 307-312 also answer questions on page 312 due 11/20

In Class:

Hemogloblin activity continued

 Hemoglobin Activity Wrap-up

FYI:

Practicing transcribing and translating from gene to protein

11/15

(make pGlo plates)

Science Content Standards 4a,b,c and 1 d

Assignments : Due

Extra Credit Cartoon of Replication due (see 10/27) 

test corrections due by next unit test

Assignments: New

 

In Class:

DNA: Secret of Life (#309)

(YouTube)

11/18

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Assign BFQ-Chapter 12.5 pages 327-329 due 11/22

In Class:



Video: Curing Cancer or DNA video

FYI:

11/19

Assignments : Due

Hemoglobin Activity Wrap-up All questions due in journal

Assignments: New

In Class:

Introduction to Recombinant Genetics/ Transformation

LacOperon Info

Introduction to pGlo Lab

pGLO, demo lab techniques

FYI:

Extra Credit Name that Gene due 11/29 (10 points)

11/20

Central Dogma Quiz on Tuesday after Thanksgiving

Assignments : Due

BFQ-Chapter 12.4  due

Extra Credit: Hand-Draw a cartoon of Transcription and Translation (6-8 cells per process) 10 points due

Assignments: New

Pre-lab (Read Lesson 1: do a check list procedure of Lesson 2, answer Lesson 2 review questions)  pGLO, Day one due (Do NOT print out the whole lab just read and get the information) 11/15

In Class:

pGLO, day 1

FYI:

11/21

Science Content Standards 4c

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

If you were absent for the pGlo lab here is your alternative assignment due 12/4

Print out if you want your own copy  pGlo Results sheet You will use these  two pages tomorrow 

(All things biotech)

 Assign BFQ-Chapter 10.1and 10.2 ( pages 241-248) due 12/5

In Class:

pGlo wrap-up pGLO, day 2: Results


11/22

Assignments : Due

BFQ-Chapter 12.5 due 11/22

Assignments: New

f you were absent for the pGlo lab here is your alternative assignment due 12/4

Typed  due 12/4  pGlo lab (includes Title, Completed pGlo Results sheet  draw plates + answer questions on RUBRIC pGlo

(All things biotech)

In Class:

questions on pGlo continued 

Bioethics

November 25 Thanksgiving Break

November 26 Thanksgiving Break

November 27 Thanksgiving Break


November 28 Thanksgiving Break


November 29 Thanksgiving Break




December 2

Bioethics of Biotechnology

pGlo Lab questions?


12/3

 Central Dogma Quiz

Assignments : Due

Extra Credit: Draw a cartoon of Transcription and Translation (8 cartoon cells (boxes) per process) 10 points due 

Assignments: New

In Class

Why cells need to divide: Cell size Volume vs. Surface Area

Unit test  12/12

Review List (also go to www.biology.com click on the "Biology Place" then click on "Biocoach" to find specific tutorials for this unit.

Review Information:

DNA interactive from Cold Spring Harbor

Replication and Central Dogma

(click on copying the code to get to the general site then "putting it together" to see the animations)

12/4

Assignments : Due    Typed  due  pGlo lab (includes Title, Completed pGlo Results sheet  draw plates + answer questions on RUBRIC pGlo 

f you were absent for the pGlo lab here is your alternative assignment due today

Assignments: New

In Class:

Mitosis/ Cell Cycle

Overview

Control of the Cell Cycle Game

(Mitosis Rap and other activities)


12/5

Mitosis Quiz next Tuesday

Assignments : Due

 BFQ-Chapter 10.1 and 10.2  due 

Assignments: New

Assign   BFQ-Chapter 10.3   pages 250-252 due 12/10

In Class:

Mitosis/cell cycle continued...

Introduction to Mitosis in Plants and Animals (video )

Pool Noodles and Mitosis

FYI:

Review List also go to www.biology.com click on the "Biology Place" then click on "Biocoach" to find specific tutorials for this unit.


12/6

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Onion Root Tutorial

Activity: Onion Root tips (stamp journal when complete) If you are absent today use the onion root tutorial (the link below) to gather your data.  

It's Mitosis Time

Cell Division Jeopardy



 

December 9 – End of 1st Semester

12/9

Science Content Standards 1g

Unit test Thursday

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

In Class:

Mitosis Activity, review for quiz, video

FYI:

Unit test 12/12

Review List  also go to www.biology.com click on the "Biology Place" then click on "Biocoach" to find specific tutorials for this unit.


12/10

Mitosis Quiz today



Assignments : Due

Extra Credit Name that Gene due today

   BFQ-Chapter 10.3 due Pages 250-252

Assignments: New 

Go through review list and bring questions for review tomorrow

In Class:

Video: Playing God YouTube



FYI:

 


12/11

Assignments : Due   Activity: Onion Root tips (stamp journal when complete) If you are absent today use the onion root tutorial (the link below) to gather your data. Due in journal.

Assignments: New

In Class:

Unit test  tomorrow

  Unit test  Review List also go to www.biology.com click on the "Biology Place" then click on "Biocoach" to find specific tutorials for this unit.




12/12

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New

Assign BFQ-Chapter 9.1  Cornell Notes Pgs. 220-225 due 12/16

BFQ-Chapter 9.2 notes  due 12/18

In Class:

Unit Test (Includes Chapter 12 & 10)

12/13

Science Content Standards 1 g and i

Assignments : Due

Assignments: New 

In Class:

Introduction to Cellular Respiration

Case of Seven Deaths

Enzymes/ ATP/ Anaerobic Respiration vs. Aerobic Respiration

FYI:

Extra Credit Article: Double Life of ATP

Alternate Lesson:

Work on Chapter 9.1 and 9.2 worksheets

Test corrections due by next unit test

12/16

Assignments : Due
 
BFQ-Chapter 9.1Notes Pgs. 220-225 due

Assignments: New

Assign BFQ-Chapter 9.2   due 12/18

 Print out a copy if you wish your own copy Cell Respiration Lab

In Class:

Lecture, Cellular Respiration,

 Respiration

Fermentation

Introduction to BTB demo

 review glycolysis, Kreb's and ETC

FYI:

 Extra Credit: Design a cartoon of all three parts of cellular respiration (5  points) due 12/21

12/17 

Assignments : Due



In Class:

Cell Respiration Lab demo



FYI:

Very Detailed Animation of Cellular Respiration

ATP & Respiration: Biology #7

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00jbG_cfGuQ




12/18

Science Content Standards 1 f and i

Assignments : Due

BFQ-Chapter 9.2 notes  due today

Assignments: New

 BFQ Chapter 8.1 and 8.2   notes pages 200-207 due 1/8

BFQ Chapter 8.3 due1/9

In Class:

Cell Respiration Lab Lab Day



ATP Synthase movie  

Cellular Respiration Song (Black Eyed Peas)

FYI:

Lactic Acid and Training (extra credit article)

 Extra Credit: Design a cartoon of all three parts of cellular respiration (10  points) due today (assigned 1/6/14)

12/19

Assignments : Due  

Assignments: New 

Cell Respiration Lab  Due typed 1/7 (except calculations)

In Class:

Data for Respiration Activity

Glycolysis Animation,

TCA Cycle (Krebs)

Electron Transport Chain

FYI:

Cellular Respiration Guided Reading Review Sheets


12/20

Cellular Respiration Quiz

Assignments: New

Unit Test Study Guide for January 15th

Winter Break starts next week School resumes January 6, 2014

Science Content Standards 9A &C

Assignments : Due

BFQ Chapter 8.1 and 8.2  due

In Class:

Introduction to Photosynthesis

FYI:

Photosynthesis: CrashCourse Biology #8

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQK3Yr4Sc_k

Interactive Animations of Photosynthesis

January 6, 2014

AND WE'RE BACK

Leaf Disk Assay Assay Please print a copy out if you wish your own copy for tomorrow

Assignments: New

In Class:

Photosynthesis continued

Chromatography Activity Demo in class

How to do Leaf Disk Assay,

Photosynthesis

 Lecture: More photosynthesis

 

Leaf Disk Assay Assay lab demo

Brad Williamson's site great pictures

Unit Test Study Guide for January 14, 2013

FYI:

   Unit Test  (Chapters 8 & 9) You may use a 3x5 card one side only, handwritten notes for the test on  1/15

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and Moreand student review

January 7

Assignments:

Cell Respiration Lab   due typed (except calculations) late after today, last day to turn in is Monday January 13th.

Assignments : done in class (procedure summary and data table only) Leaf Disk Assay Assay )

Assignments: New

In Class:

Leaf Disc Assay Lab

FYI:

Fall Semester Final Review Quide and More and student review

January 8

Assignments : Due

BFQ Chapter 8.3 due

Assignments: New

In your journal:Leaf Disk Assay Assay lab results : Write-up includes (Title, do all 3 questions listed in the Part One Analysis for the day 2 inquiry includes a graph your inquiry activity due by Wednesday January 15 (stamped assignment) no late labs will be accepted after Wednesday, no redos.

In Class:

Leaf disk results

Formative Assessment

Photosynthesis Tutorial

FYI:

3)You may use a 3x5 card one side only, handwritten notes for the test

 Review (all information covered in chapters 8 & 9) Unit Test Study Guide

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and and More student review

FYI:

January 9

Photosynthesis Quiz Today



Overview of Photosynthesis

Photosynthesis Activity

Interactive Animations of Photosynthesis

January 10

Fall Semester Final Review and More

Science Content Standards 9 a,b,c,d,

In Class:

Photosynthesis Activity

or

Case Study: Energy Drinks



LAST DAY  ANY EXTRA CREDIT and Lab redos WILL BE ACCEPTED, NO EXCEPTIONS!!!! is MONDAY

Leaf Disc Assay Lab due in journal last day for stamps on Wednesday 1/15

January 13 

 LAST DAY  ANY EXTRA CREDIT and Lab redos WILL BE ACCEPTED, NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!

In Class:

Photosynthesis Activity

or

Case Study: Energy Drinks


January 14 

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and More and student review

 Cellular Respiration Photosynthesis wrap up: ppt Comparing Mitochondria and Chloroplasts; review for test

Unit Test Chapters 8& 9 TOMORROW

Unit Test  Review




January 15

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and More and student review

Unit Test Chapters 8& 9

Final Stamp Count

Leaf Disk Assay lab results : Write-up includes (Title, do all 3 questions listed in the Part One Analysis for the day 2 inquiry includes includes a graph your inquiry activity due by Wednesday January 15 (stamped assignment) no late labs will be accepted after Wednesday, no redos.

January 16

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and More and student review

 Final Exam Review



 

 

 


January 17

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and More and student review

You may have a HANDWRITTEN 3x5 inch card both sides for the final exam or 1/2 sheet of notebook paper one side only. (no magnifying glass or microscope or other magnifying objects except of course your prescription glasses that you wore all year (yes Alex I have never seen you wear glasses... :-).)

Fall Semester Final Review Guide

January 20

Martin Luther King Holiday

No Classes

 

January 21

Fall Semester Final Review Guide and More and student review

Review Day

Final’s Week

Period A final

Review Day

January 22

Period 1 & 2 Final 

January  23

Period 3 & 4 Final

January 24

Period 5 & 6 Final

2nd semester begins on Tuesday January 28, 2014