B. Cell Parts Notes….NB#7 Today in class we scavenged around the room looking for cell parts and their functionns to complete are cell part chart. if you did not finish this in class, you need to complete this for homework using your textbook. (pgs 68-74)
C. Bill Nye CELLS… What are parts of the cells…Could you list at least 11 different parts?
D. ALIVE or NOT? The Case of Marty the Martian … A select group of students preformed a mock trial. The prosecution team worked to prove that a Car does not exhibit the 6 characteristics of life, while the defense team supported Marty’s claim that a Car displays the 6 characteristics of living things. What do you think?
B. CHIN Intractive Investigator… This week we are working on an on-line investigation. Students need to analyze the crime scene, discover evidence, and determine how this evidence can be used to idenitfy a suspect. This is a project/test grade. Work diligently and carefully. CHINwkst
A. RPQ #3: What is an abiotic factor? What type of reproduction occurs when a cell produces an identical cell?
B. LIFE Project.. Today we continued working on our LIFE projects. These will be due on Monday. The students have been encouraged to use their time wisely in the classroom. They have had access to the computers for typing and for finding graphics to go along with their project.
What are the 6 characterisitcs of all living things?
B. Turn in Reading Organizer for Pages 38-41 (6 boxes or RACE)
C. Life Project. All students were assigned to complete a project by Friday. They were assigned the taks of either designing a LIFE cereal that supports all living things or a Life Poster that show the differences and similiarities between living and nonliving things. Rubrics were provided for either assignment.
Homework: Create a dichotomous key using at least 5 family members. You need to have the pictures of the 5 family members and a dichotomous key so that i can use your key to figure out the identify of each individual. if you are having problems, I will be at school early Monday morning. bring your pictures and we will work it out together.