11/15/2017

Learning Target: Label and describe the function of cell organelles.

Remind: Check your interactive notebook and make sure you have the first three assignments completed and taped in.

Cell City is due Thursday

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Cell Videos

11/10/17

Learning Target: Identify the parts of a cell

How: Complete the following computer activities

Gizmo

Legends of Learning

Teacher Code  Blank9

Remind: Vocabulary Quiz Monday over Week 10 and 11

Study quiz

Start Here:  https://quizizz.com/join/

Enter this Code =766343

Week 10

Carbon
Nitrogen
Photosynthesis
Cellular Respiration
Combustion

Week 11

Prokaryotes
Eukaryotes
Cell Wall
Cell Membrane
Cytoskeleton

 

11/8/17

Learning Target: What keeps cells alive?

Remind: Gizmo Due Tomorrow

Powtoons due tonight.

See the blog dated 11/6/17 for details on turning in your powtoons.

New vocabulary: The next test will be Monday

Prokaryotes
Eukaryotes
Cell Wall
Cell Membrane
Cytoskeleton

Helpful Videos for learning about the cell.

 

 

11/6/17

Learning Target: What are the characteristics of a cell?

Remind: Powtoons is due Wednesday 11/8

See directions below on how to turn the Powtoons in

Gizmo on the Carbon Cycle is due Thursday. 11/9

Link to Gizmo

We took our Ecology EOC on Friday

Absent?? See Resources for the test below.

Download a Study Guide Here

Ecology Study Guide

Review Kahoot for Friday’s Test

First open this Kahoot

Copy the code and type it here

Now go back to the first Kahoot and start the game.

Play the Kahoot

When you finish your Powtoon follow these directions

Powtons are due next Wednesday 11/8

1.Export your Powtoons

Export as embed and the category is education and make it public
2. Copy the URL not the embed code
3. Go to the padlet for your class

Class 2

Class 3

Class 4

Class 7

Class 8

4. Click on the + sign in the lower right corner
5. Put your name in the title

6. Look for the + sign ( see below)

 

 

 

 

 

6. Paste your URL right below where it says “From the web” and press the arrow

See pictures below

 

 

 

 

 

Step 7 Press ok ( see below)

 

 

 

 

 

 

You are finished.

 

10/30/17

 

Learning Target: Visualize the carbon cycle.

How: Complete the traveling carbon activity

Remind We will turn in the traveling carbon activity tomorrow

1.Why might you call the carbon cycle the random carbon cycle?

2.Compare your journey to the picture on page 509.

3.Define the carbon cycle

We will work on the  Powtoons Project tomorrow

Post Powtoons Here

Class 3

New vocabulary:

Carbon
Nitrogen
Photosynthesis
Cellular Respiration
Combustion

This video will help with the carbon cycle

10/27/17

Learning Target: Visualize the carbon cycle.

How: Complete the traveling carbon activity

Remind: Complete the questions and the carbon cycle diagram.

Here are the questions.

1.Why might you call the carbon cycle the random carbon cycle?

2.Compare your journey to the picture on page 509.

3.Define the carbon cycle

The Powtoons Project

The carbon cycle is similar to the water cycle but instead of recycling water the carbon cycle recycles carbon. Carbon is essential for life.

Your task is to explain the carbon cycle by creating a video.

We will use Powtoons

Task 1 is to log in to powtoons and set up an account

Terms that need to be included.

Combustion

Photosynthesis

Respiration

Decomposition

Carbon dioxide in the air

Carbon in living things

Carbon in soil and rock

Carbon in fossil fuels

These videos will help

10/25/17

Warm-up: What is nitrogen fixation?

Today we took our vocabulary quiz over week 9,8,7 vocabulary

Remind: We will start creating carbon cycle videos tomorrow.

Please watch the following videos before we begin creating the video.

 

10/20/17

Learning Target: Today we test our knowledge of the energy transfer.

How: Complete Food Chain Gizmo

Remind: Quiz Wednesday over the following words from week 9,8,7

Practice Quiz for Wednesday’s Quiz

Game Code = 087906

Week 7

Detrivore
Saprotroph
Scavenger
Detritus
Decomposer

Week 8

Nitrogen Fixation
Carbon Cycle
Nitrogen Cycle
Pioneer Species
Succession

Week 9

Photosynthesis
Chlorophyll
Cellular Respiration
Glucose
Fermentation

Today’s video

Are there more than one type of decomposer?

 

10/17/17

Learning Target: Today we will visualize energy transfer.

How: We will collect data from our composting columns

Remind: New vocabulary.

The plan was to get to new vocabulary, but with the short class we ran out of time.

Here is the new vocabulary

Photosynthesis
Chlorophyll
Cellular Respiration
Glucose
Fermentation

Quiz this Thursday over food webs and succession

We will turn in our Gizmo sheet tomorrow

Here is a link to Gizmo

Today’s video: