Biology
Announcements:

I have posted a quizlet for Unit 1 Vocab under the useful links tab.

Agenda:


 8/15: First Day of School: Intro, Syllabus, Lab Safety Contract

8/16: Lab Safety Videos

8/17: Team Building Activity

8/20: Lab equipment activity/ Begin Nature of Science (NOS) Survey

8/21: Lab Safety Contract due/ Lab Safety Quiz/ Unit 1 Vocab (Ch. 1.1, 1.3, 28.2, 28.3) 

8/22: NOS Videos and activities

8/23: CONPTT Slides/ Science is...Science is not activity

8/24: CONPTT Slides/ Variables and Hypotheses worksheet due Tuesday 8/28

8/27: Begin Unit 1 notes/ characteristics of life activity

8/28: Unit 1 notes over homeostasis/ begin homeostasis lab

8/29: Homeostasis Lab cont..

8/30: Finish Lab/ Begin Study Guide

8/31: Finish Study Guide/Begin Review

9/3: No school

9/4: Review

9/5: Unit 1 Exam over CONPTT, Lab Safety, Equipment, Scientific methods, homeostasis, and characteristics of life 

9/6: Begin Unit 2:Ch. 2.2, 2.3, and 2.5 Properties of water and Enzymes: Properties of water demo/ Penny Lab/ Ch. 2.2 Notes/ Vocab

9/7: Properties of water demo/ Properties of water Worksheet/ Vocab

9/10: pH demo/ pH worksheet/ Finish Ch. 2.2 notes

9/11: 2.3 Notes over carbs and lipids/ quizlet live vocab review

9/12: 2.3 Notes over proteins/ quizlet live vocab review

9/13: Finish 2.3 Notes/ Macromolecules video/ Quizlet live vocab review

9/14: Vocab Quiz/ Biological molecules video

9/17: 2.5 Notes/ Enzyme Review Worksheet

9/18: Fragility of an Enzyme Pineapple Demo/ Macromolecule Activity/ Study guide

9/19: Finish Pineapple Demo and Worksheet/ Finish Macromolecule Activity

9/20: Virtual Enzyme Lab

9/21: Finish Virtual Enzyme Lab/ work on Study guide

9/24: Finish Study Guide/ Review

9/25: Unit 2 Exam over Properties of Water, pH, Carbon-based molecules, and Enzymes

9/26: Unit 3A: Ch. 3.1, 3.2, 3.3/ Ch. 3.1 Notes/ Cell theory wkst/ begin vocab

9/27: Ch. 3.2 Notes/ Organelle Wkst/ Vocab

9/28: Test corrections/ work on vocab or wksts

10/1: Finish vocab and wksts

10/2: Cell diagram coloring sheet

10/3: Amoeba sisters cell video/ 3.3 Notes/ Quizlet Live

10/4: Quizlet Live/ Microscope Lab/study guide

10/5: Vocab quiz/ Vocab due/ Finish Microscope Lab/ study guide

10/8: Finish Study guide/ Review

10/9: Unit 3A Exam

10/10: Begin Unit 3B: Ch. 3.4 and 3.5/ 3.4 Notes/ Vocab

10/11: Diffusion Lab

10/12: Diffusion Lab/ 3.5 Notes/ Review/ Vocab Due

10/15: Review

10/16: Review

10/17: Unit 3B Exam

10/18-10/22: Fall Break

10/23: Begin Unit 3C: 5.1-5.3/ 5.1 Notes/ Vocab

10/24: Finish 5.1 Notes/ Prep for cell size lab

10/25: Cell Size Lab/ Vocab Due

10/26: Discuss Lab/ Video/ Start 5.2 Notes

10/29: Finish 5.2 Notes/ Mitosis Video

10/30: Onion Root Tip Lab

10/31: Onion Root Tip Lab Discussion

11/1: 5.3 Notes/ Video

11/2: HeLa cell worksheet/ Vocab Quiz

11/5: Finish HeLa wkst/ cell size wkst

11/6: Surface area to volume ration activity

11/7: Review

11/8: Unit 3C Exam

11/9: Begin Unit 4: cellular respiration and photosynthesis: Vocab Ch. 4.1, 4.2, 4.4, 4.6 and 4.1 Notes

11/12: 4.2 Notes/ ATP activity/ finish vocab/ vocab due

11/13: Photosynthesis video/ worksheet/ quizlet live

11/14: Finish worksheet/ begin review/ intro to virtual lab

11/15: Virtual photosynthesis lab

11/16: Checkpoint Quiz over 4.1 and 4.2/ Finish Lab

11/19-11/23: Thanksgiving Break!

11/26: Review photosynthesis/ Ch. 4.4 Notes

11/27: Cellular Respiration Table/ Cellular Respiration Worksheet

11/28: Amoeba sisters cellular respiration video/ Finish Worksheet/ Cellular Respiration Review 

11/29: Cellular Respiration Lab

11/30: Cellular Respiration quiz/ Finish Lab/ All cellular respiration worksheets due

12/3: 4.6 Notes over fermentation/ Begin Fermentation Lab

12/4: Fermentation Lab

12/5: Fermentation Review handout

12/6: Review

12/7: Unit 4 Exam (Ch. 4.1, 4.2, 4.4, 4.6)

12/10: Gattaca

12/11: Gattaca

12/12: Gattaca

12/13: Review for finals

12/14: Review for finals

12/17: Review for finals

12/18: Semester Finals for 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 7th hours

12/19: Semester Finals for 2nd, 4th, and 6th hours (no make up times due to late start)

12/20-1/4: Winter Break!!!

1/7: Second semester begins