November 23, 2017

Biology


2016-17 Biology Syllabus
A description of what to expect in Biology and classroom policies.

Due Dates: 

I am now using Canvas for assignments and calendars.

 

Lab Planning Sheet
Word document
Biology Calendar
CK-12 Online Biology Book
An online alternative to the textbook. Use to find other ways concepts may be presented. By comparing, your understanding will be increased.
Designing a Scientific Investigation
Slides showing how to set up labs.
Parts of Experimental Design
A handout describing the parts of designing a scientific investigation.
SCROLL DOWN FOR EOC MATERIAL (I moved it, but it is still here, under Thursday)


A TENTATIVE look at the schedule for the week of  :

Monday

Finish Lab Planning

Write procedure

HW: turn in lab planning

Reading: Chapter 5, sections 1 and 2 - Cell division and mitosis

Tuesday

Cell Reproduction

Cell cycle

Reading: Chapter 5, sec. 1 & 2

Homework: Finish cell cycle metaphor

Prepare to carry out lab next class

Wednesday

No Biology on Wednesdays.

 


Thursday

Collect data for Cells and Energy Lab

Reading: Chapter 5 sections 1 & 2

Homework: Cell Cycle metaphor

Resources
CURIOUS ABOUT THE BIOLOGY EOC?
Click here to see examples of two scenarios and questions similar to those on the End Of Course assessment for Biology.
Biology Vocabulary
Words and concepts that you may see on the EOC.
BIOLOGY EOC PRACTICE TEST
Check out what the test is like.
Student Study Guide of Biology EOC
Here is an 18 page document covering all concepts that could be on the EOC. I recommend skimming over and delving further if there is a subject you do not recognize (remember we have not covered EVERYTHING).
Khan Academy - Biology lessons
A selections of biology lessons from Khan Academy to use as study aids.
Friday

No Biology Classes on Friday

Reading:

 Homework: 

Huge Word Root List
DO NOT PRINT
Word roots