Today students took a quiz over environmental organization, abiotic versus biotic facotors, land and aquatic biome characteristics, and interpreting climatographs. Results have been posted on Synergy. Homework: Add finishing touches to biome vacation package…presentations begin Tuesday. All students have been provided with their presentation date, so be prepared to present all components on that day. Students […]
A. Warm-Up: RP #3 1. What abiotic factor affects a freshwater biome? 2. What is an estuary?
B. Types of Relationships Flipchart – use the attached powerpoint to describe each of the 5 relationships. symbioticrelations
c. Station Rotation Analyzing Relationships – we rotated aound the room lookin at different examples of how organims interact. Then we had to record what type of relationship was exhibited. See mrs. P for the sheet.
Homework: Biome and Relationship Quiz Tomorrow
Unit TEST…Wed, Sept. 7 (Study Guides will go out tomorrow)
A. Response Page Question#2: What are the levels of environmental organization beginning with smallest to largest?
B. Textbooks were checked today. Did you have yours covered and protected?
C. Water Biomes Reading Activity..Today we read pages 534 throu 543 in our textbooks. In our reading groups, we completed questions about what we read. If you were in the “blue” group, you need to finish your 8 questions for homework. These are due tomorrow. If you were in the “white” group, you need to mkae sure you placed your reading outline in your notebook.
Finish Reading assignment…due Wednesday 8/31
Biome/Relationship QUIZ…..Thursday 9/1
TEST……Wednesday 9/7 (Study guides will be available on Thursday)
A. New Response Page (white) RP Question #1 082911
B. Biome Museum Walk and Advertising Presentations…Today the studetns presented their biomes. We had some great details and creativeness. Good job! Congratulations to our firts place winners: Section 3/4 – Zoe, Ashley, and Kaylee and Section 5 – Terry T. , Sydney C, and Lily
1. Current Grades were published…are you missing any assignments..check AGENDA!
2. ing your textbook tomorrow…make sure it is covered
3. Biome and Relationship QUIZ is Thursday…study your warm-up questions and your notes.
B. That’s My Story…. Today we compared eyewitness accounts of our crime scenes from Friday. We discovered that it is easy to forget, make mistakes about hair color, and miss the small details. Students are to write a summative paragraph. (see attched): That’s My Story and