May 14-18

Monday: Squid dissections! Wear close toed shoes!

Tuesday: Review for SLO!

Wednesday: SLO!!!!

Thursday: OLYMPIC DAY!!!! Go Wolverine!!!

Friday: Final Water Filter Build!

Review: EvolutionJeopardy HAP-Jeopardy-2 HAP-Jeopardy-1 Gen Jeopardy AC Gen Jeopardy OL Cycles and Succession-OL Biomes Jeopardy Cells and Organelles Jeopardy cell-processes-and-transport-jeopardy Cycles and Succession Jeopardy- AC Eco- Jeopardy

May 7 – 11

Monday: Frog Dissection!!!

Tuesday: Human Anatomy and Physiology Review

Wednesday: Genetics Review

Thursday: Evolution and Classification Review

Friday: Semester 2 Quiz. and Prepare for SQUID Dissections on Monday!

Resources: EvolutionJeopardy HAP-Jeopardy-2 HAP-Jeopardy-1 Gen Jeopardy AC Gen Jeopardy OL

Important Dates:

May 11- Quiz over Semester 2 Material

May 14- SQUID Dissection

May 16- SLO!

Apr 30- May 4

***Parents, we are close to that time of year for dissections! We are in need of latex free gloves. Please donate if you can. Thanks in advance!

Monday: Wrapped up bean lab. HW: PBL is due tomorrow.

Tuesday-Thursday: Review for Quiz and SLO. HW: Study

Friday: Semester 1 Quiz!

Resources: Eco- Jeopardy Cycles and Succession Jeopardy- OL Cycles and Succession Jeopardy-AC Biomes Jeopardy Cells and Organelles Jeopardy cell-processes-and-transport-jeopardy

In class Review PowerPoint: Semester 1 Quiz Review

Important Dates:

May 4- Quiz over Semester 1 Material

May 7- FROG Dissection

May 11- Quiz over Semester 2 Material

May 14- SQUID Dissection

May 16- SLO!

Apr 23-27

Monday: Learned about Kingdom Fungi.  HW: Work on PBL and finish all classwork.

Tuesday: Learned about the two bacterial kingdoms. HW: Work on PBL.

Wednesday: Focused and completed portions of the PBL. HW: Study and work on PBL.

Thursday: Review!!! HW: Study and work on PBL.

Friday: Taxonomy Quiz. HW: PBL is due on May 1.

Resources: Kingdom Protista Kingdom Animalia Kingdom Plantae Kingdom Fungi Bacterial Kingdoms Six Kingdoms Chart   Practice Quizizz Codes: 635087    and    520680

Important Dates:

Apr 27- Taxonomy Quiz

May 1 – New Species PBL due

May 4- Quiz over Semester 1 Material

May 7- FROG Dissection

May 11- Quiz over Semester 2 Material

May 14- SQUID Dissection

May 16- SLO!

***Parents! We are in need of latex free medical gloves for our upcoming dissections. Please donate if you can! 🙂 

Apr 16-20

Monday-Thursday: EOGs!! Be working on your PBL. It is due on May 1st.

Friday: Students learned about Kingdom Protista and its characteristics. HW: Finish the Live Protist Lab. 

Taxonomy Resources: Kingdom Protista Kingdom Animalia Kingdom Plantae Kingdom Fungi Bacterial Kingdoms 

Important dates:

EOG Apr 16-19

Apr 27- Taxonomy Quiz

May 1 – New Species PBL due

May 4- Quiz over Semester 1 Material

May 7- FROG Dissection

May 11- Quiz over Semester 2 Material

May 14- SQUID Dissection

May 16- SLO!

Apr 9-13

Welcome back!

Monday: Students were introduced to taxonomy! Here is a resource for you: Classification Notes

HW: Bring in 5-7 different pieces of candy (or healthier alternatives) by Wednesday.

Tuesday: Students learned how to use dichotomous keys. HW: None

Wednesday: Students created their own dichotomous keys using candy. HW: None

Thursday: Students learned about KINGDOM PLANTAE! OL: HW: None.   AC: HW: Leaf Anatomy

 

Taxonomy Resources: Kingdom Plantae Bacterial Kingdoms Kingdom Fungi-1i6xg28 Kingdom Fungi Kingdom Animalia Kingdom Protista

Important dates:

EOG Apr 16-19

Apr 27- Taxonomy Quiz

May 4- Quiz over Semester 1 Material

May 7- FROG Dissection

May 11- Quiz over Semester 2 Material

May 14- SQUID Dissection

May 16- SLO!

Mar 26-30

Monday: Students are researching about homologous structures. Afterwards, they are collaborating to build homologous structures. Design a plan for your homologous structure build. HW: Finish plan. Time is of the essence. Be sure to have this completed when you walk into class tomorrow.

Tuesday: Students collaborated to build their assigned homologous structure. HW: Study

Wednesday: Students communicated and presented their homologous structures to their classmates. They completed the communication and summarizing portion in class. HW: Finish homologous structures packet. Due tomorrow.

Thursday: Review HW: STUDY

Friday: TEST!!!

Fri, March 30: Evolution Test

EvolutionJeopardy   Ch 7 Evolution Notes Answers   March 29, 2018 Review   March 29, 2018 AC

Quizizz Code:  113269

Mar 19-23

Monday: Wrapped up Darwin’s finches. HW: Bring in a picture of an organism of your choice by Wednesday.

Tuesday: Students learned about the Peppered Moths of Manchester! Link: Peppered Moth Simulation HW: Finish classwork and bring in a picture of an organism.

Wednesday: Adaptations Challenge! HW: Complete at home if you did not finish in class.

Thursday and Friday: Evidence of Evolution HW: Enjoy your weekend! 🙂

 

March 30 Evolution Test

EvolutionJeopardy

Mar 12-16

Monday: New Unit introduction!!! Evolution! Breeding Bunnies lab/activity.  Here is the Excel sheet to help you with graphing. gene frequency for bunnies

Tuesday:  Graphing and analyzing the data of the gene frequency of bunnies. If you finish early, try your science skills with this virtual lab:  Virtual Evolution HW: Finish analysis questions.

Wednesday: Mechanisms of Natural Selection. OL: HW: NONE!

AC: HW: Finish your drawings.  

Thursday: OL: Four mechanisms of natural selection and reading. HW: Finish drawings.

AC: Punctuated equilibrium vs gradualism. HW: Finish graphic organizer.

Important Dates:

Evolution test March 30!