Week of September 17, 2018

Monday CW

  1. Photosynthesis and cellular respiration lab day 1 (6th period)
  2. Mitosis Notes and Model (7th, 6th, 4th)

HW:  Cell Processes Test Friday Textbook Unit 2 Lessons 4, 5, 6

Tuesday CW

  1. Photosynthesis and cellular respiration lab day 2 (6th period)
  2. Photosynthesis and cellular respiration lab day 1 (3rd period)
  3. Mitosis Notes and Model (3rd, 4th, 6th)

HW:  Cell Processes Test Friday Textbook Unit 2 Lessons 4, 5, 6

Wednesday CW

  1. Learning Check
  2. Mitosis Virtual Lab
  3. Study Guide

HW:  Cell Processes Test Friday Textbook Unit 2 Lessons 4, 5, 6

Thursday CW

  1. Self-check study Guide
  2. Review for Test

HW:  Cell Processes Test Friday Textbook Unit 2 Lessons 4, 5, 6

Friday CW:  Cell Processes Test

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Week of September 10, 2018

CoGAT and IOWA Testing start Wednesday, therefore we will follow a different schedule for the remainder of the week.

Osmosis video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IaZ8MtF3C6M

Photosynthesis video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uixA8ZXx0KU

Cellular Respiration video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Eo7JtRA7lg

Monday CW

  1. page 134 Visual Summary #19, 21, 22
  2. Potato Lab
  3. Into and Out of Cells (OL); Word Sort (AC)
  4. Content Frame

     HW:  make a study tool for the words below.  Your study tool can be either flashcards, digital flashcards, or a foldable. (active transport, passive transport, diffusion, osmosis, endocytosis, exocytosis, cellular respiration, photosynthesis)

Tuesday CW

  1. Engage Your Brain page 141
  2. Textbook pages 142-150
  3. Chemical formulas for photosynthesis and cellular respiration (AC)
  4. Diagram of photosynthesis and cellular respiration
  5. explanation of the roles photosynthesis and cellular respiration in the cycling of matter and the flow of energy within a cell

     HW:  make a study tool for the words below.  Your study tool can be either flashcards, digital flashcards, or a foldable. (active transport, passive transport, diffusion, osmosis, endocytosis, exocytosis, cellular respiration, photosynthesis)

Wednesday CW 3rd, 4th, 5th

  1. Photosynthesis Lab and Cellular Respiration Lab Day 1
  2. Start Cell Cycle notes with hand jive and mnemonic device

 HW:  Continue using study tool to study vocab.  Cell Processes Test September 21

Thursday CW 3rd

  1. Photosynthesis Lab and Cellular Respiration Lab Day 2
  2. finish Cell Cycle notes with hand jive and mnemonic device

Thursday CW 7th

  1. Photosynthesis Lab and Cellular Respiration Lab Day 1
  2. Start Cell Cycle notes with hand jive and mnemonic device

Thursday CW 6th

  1. Cell Cycle notes with hand jive and mnemonic device
  2. Cell Cycle choice board

 HW:  Continue using study tool to study vocab.  Cell Processes Test September 21

Friday CW 7th, 4th, 5th

  1. Photosynthesis Lab and Cellular Respiration Lab Day 2
  2. finish Cell Cycle notes with hand jive and mnemonic device

     HW:  Continue using study tool to study vocab.  Cell Processes Test September 21

Week of September 4, 2018

Tuesday CW

  1. Cell Size and efficiency demonstration
  2. Cornstarch and Iodine Lab Day 1
  3.  Cell Transport Notes (4th, 5th, 6th and 7th period)

HW:  Cell Choice Board Project Due

Wednesday CW (DMS Challenge Day)

  1. page 130-131 #12-14
  2. Cornstarch and Iodine Lab Day 2
  3. Cell Transport Notes all classes
  4. Freyer Models (active and passive transport)

HW:  page 125-127 #1,2,3,6,7,8

Thursday CW

  1. page 132 #15-18
  2. Potato Lab Day 1
  3. Into and out of cells word sort
  4. Freyer models (diffusion and osmosis)

HW:  make a study tool for the words below.  Your study tool can be either flashcards, digital flashcards, or a foldable. (active transport, passive transport, diffusion, osmosis, endocytosis, exocytosis, cellular respiration, photosynthesis)

Friday CW

  1. page 134 Visual Summary 19, 21, 22
  2. Potato Lab Day 2
  3. cell Membrane and Cell Transport Amoeba sisters video
  4. Osmosis video clip

HW:  make a study tool for the words below.  Your study tool can be either flashcards, digital flashcards, or a foldable. (active transport, passive transport, diffusion, osmosis, endocytosis, exocytosis, cellular respiration, photosynthesis)

Week of August 27, 2018

Cells and Microscope Review Resources

  1. Use your online textbook
  2. Microscope Quizlets:  https://quizlet.com/_z5ku4     https://quizlet.com/_3hnlm
  3. Orangelle Quizlets:  https://quizlet.com/_2n8ecy
  4. kahoot challenge:  https://kahoot.it/challenge/0335607     code:  0335607

Cheek Cells as seen through the microscope on 400X

Monday CW

  1. Page 84-85 Active Reading #11 and 12 Visualize it #13
  2. discuss and turn in Plant and Animal Cell Lab
  3. What Am I?  Riddles  (AC compose Riddles)
  4. Cell Diagrams

     HW:  Organelle Quiz Wednesday; Cells Test Friday; Study Guide Due Thursday

Tuesday CW

  1. Page 86 #14-17

  2. Cells vs Virus Video
  3. Cells Choice Board Project

HW:  Organelle Quiz Wednesday; Cells Test Friday; Study Guide Due Thursday

Wednesday CW

  1. Page 102 #8-9
  2. Organelle Quiz
  3. Cells Choice Board Project

    HW:  Cells Test Friday; Study Guide Due Thursday

Thursday CW

  1. Page 103 #10-11
  2. Check Study Guide Answers
  3. Review/Enrich using digital textbook
    • Review Digital Lesson Cell structure and function
    • Enrich virtual lab analyzing cells
    • Extend Digital Lesson Chemistry of Life

 HW:  Study for Cells Test tomorrow

Friday  CW

  1. Cells Test
  2. Work on project (Due Wednesday)

     HW:  none

 

Week of August 20, 2018

School Pictures Thursday–Give your $ to the photographer

Decade Day Friday–$1 to participate (Relay for Life fund raiser)

Microscopes Quizlets: 

http://quizlet.com/59046844/microscope-parts-and-functions-flash-cards/

http://quizlet.com/5862586/a-compound-microscope-parts-and-their-functions-flash-cards/

Organelle Quizlet:  https://quizlet.com/_105ic3

Monday CW

  1. Active Reading page 79 #3
  2. SGM (Student Growth Measure) pre-test
  3. Check Microscopes
  4. Cell Theory Timeline
  5. Prokaryotic vs Eukaryotic Cells Notes

HW:  Read Class notes 3 times; Cells Test August 31st

Tuesday CW

  1. Textbook page 80 Active Reading #5 and Visualize it #6
  2. Eukaryotic Cells Notes
  3. Do the Math page 81 (AC only)

HW:  Read Class notes 3 times; Cells Test August 31st; Microscopes tomorrow bring a hair tie if you need one

Wednesday CW:  e-lab

HW:  Read Class notes 3 times; Cells Test August 31st;  Microscopes Friday bring a hair tie if you need one;  Don’t wear white Friday

Thursday CW:  Finish Eukarytoic Cells Notes

HW:  Go to the online textbook.  try one of the assignments.

Friday CW:  comparing plant and animal cells lab

HW:  Read Class notes 3 times; Cells Test August 31st; bring colored pencils tomorrow

Monday CW

  1. page 84-85 Active reading #11 and 12.  Visualize It #13
  2. Cell Diagrams
  3. What am I?  Organelles edition

HW:  Write a Who am I riddle for one organelle.  Read Class notes 3 times; Cells Test August 31st

Week of August 13, 2018

Monday CW:  

  1. Martian vs Car (OL only)
  2. Viruses (AC only)
  3. Characteristics of Life
  4. Biotic and Abiotic Factors

     HW:  Read class notes 3 times

Tuesday CW:

  1. Biotic and Abiotic Factors
  2. Virtual Lab

   HW:  Read class notes 3 times

Wednesday CW:

  1. textbook page 78 -Engage your brain
  2. Cells Pretest
  3. Cells Reading

HW:  Read class notes 3 times

Thursday CW:

  1. textbook pages 82-83 and complete missing elements on the timeline
  2. Cell Theory video and timeline
  3. Summary on textbook page 83

     HW:  Read class notes 3 times

Friday CW:

  1. Read textbook page 77 and complete What is a microscope? 1a and 1b on page 77
  2. Microscope notes
  3. What am I?

HW:  none

Week of August 6, 2018

Scientific Method Study Jam:  http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/scientific-inquiry/scientific-methods.htm

Scientific Method Quizlet:  https://quizlet.com/_52lmhi

Variables Quizlet:  https://quizlet.com/_52ln1g

Safety Song:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRDApYgvDqQ

Monday CW

  1. Claim, Evidence, and reasoning
  2. Check homework

HW:  Safety and Scientific Method Quiz Thursday—know how to be safe in science class, be able to identify variables, know the steps of the scientific method

Tuesday CW:  Scientific Method

HW:  Safety and Scientific Method Quiz Thursday—know how to be safe in science class, be able to identify variables, know the steps of the scientific method

Wednesday CW:  Oreo Lab

HW:  Safety and Scientific Method Quiz Thursday—know how to be safe in science class, be able to identify variables, know the steps of the scientific method

Thursday CW

  1. Quiz
  2. Active Reading of Textbook pages 4-12
  3. Viruses (AC only)
  4. Martian and the Car (OL only)

HW:  finish textbook pages 4-12

Friday CW

  1. Characteristics of Life Notes
  2. Check homework
  3. Viruses CER (AC only)
  4. Martian and the Car CER (OL only)

HW:  read class notes 3 times

Week of 8-1-18

Wednesday CW

  1. Welcome and Intro
  2. Cafe Expectations Lesson
  3. Classroom expectations
  4. Course syllabus and classroom tour

HW:  Review course syllabus on blog and have your parent complete the parent survey

Thursday CW:  Science Safety Rules and Contract

HW:  Review course syllabus on blog and have your parent complete the parent survey

Identifying Variables (skip Hypothesis questions) Due Monday–use this video if you need to review variables

Friday CW:  Scientific Explanations

HW:  Review course syllabus on blog and have your parent complete the parent survey

Identifying Variables (skip Hypothesis questions) Due Monday–use this video if you need to review variables