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Biology Labs Biology Review INB  Nomenclature Online Testing  PPT Notes Student Page  Textbook Writing Ex. Credit Opp.

It is the  responsibility of each student to acquire, complete and return any missed assignments due to absences.

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Contact Mrs. King: KBKing@lenoircityschools.net

Biology Course Description, Course Outline   EOC Info

TN Core

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Welcome to 2nd Semester

January 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

2

Inservice

3

Introduction

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Supply list & handouts

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Class rules and responsibilities

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Online textbook materials: Discovery Education

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Remind, Canvas  and Mrskingsbioweb

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Set up Google Drive folder and share it with Mrs. King

4

Safety

bulletLab Safety
bulletDiagram of classroom
bulletComplete Sponge Bob lab safety sheet

 

5

Graphing & Measurement

bulletGo to Canvas -> Modules -> Introduction to Biological Studies -> Graphing
bulletVideo notes on graphing
bulletGraphing packet

Home learning: Discovery Education Techbook, unit 1; read laboratory practices and safety.  Study for safety test.

6

Early Release - Snow Day

 

 

9

Inclement Weather No School

 

10

Inclement Weather No School

11

Safety Test

bullet30 MC & 3 SR questions

Set up Interactive Notebook (INB)

Due: Graphing & Measurement packet

12

Graphing & Measurement

bulletNotes
bulletPractice histograms and scatter plots
bulletMetric measurement

13

Biology EOC Pretest

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Baseline practice test

16

Inservice

17

Bubble Lab

bulletProtocol in Canvas
bulletComplete inquiry and turn in lab paperwork

 

18

Scientific Method

bulletNotes
bullet IV & DV Independent and Dependent Variable

 

 

19

EOC Tracking

bulletRecord score and chart  data

Biology Basics

bulletTools of a biologist measurement lab

 

20

Biology Basics

bulletComplete Tools of a biologist measurement lab

23

Quiz

bulletGraphing, Scientific Method, and measurement

Biology Basics

bulletCharacteristics of Life worksheet
bulletComplete for homework

Due: Measurement Lab

24

Properties of Water

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Video Survey

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View How Stuff Works Properties of water on Discovery Education - assignments

Discovery Education Techbook

bulletBuilding blocks of life; read the section on "water"

 

25

Water, pH, and Buffers

bulletNotes - Canvas
bulletDiscussion

Discovery Education Techbook

bulletBuilding blocks of life; read the section on "acid & base"

 

26

Enzymes

bulletNotes - Canvas

 

Discovery Education Techbook

bulletBuilding blocks of life; read the section on "chemistry of life"

 

27

pH Lab

bulletFollow protocol

Absent: complete virtual lab

 

30

Cell Unit

bulletUpdate notebook
bulletBiological molecules packet

Due Tuesday 2/7

 

 

31

Biological Molecules

bullet Periodic table for biologists
bulletNotes in Canvas
bulletProteins, carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids
bulletIndicators


February 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

1

Quiz

bulletEnzymes & pH

Biological Molecules

bulletFinish notes
bullet Periodic table for biologists
bulletProteins, carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids
bulletIndicators

2

Biological Molecule Lab

bulletTesting for proteins, lipids and carbohydrates
bulletRead protocol and answer all questions.
bulletFill out the lab report.
bulletLab photo
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Lab paperwork due 2/7/17

Absent: use Virtual lab to complete the data table.  Read protocol and answer all questions

3

Mid-day Activity Schedule

Biological Molecule Lab

bulletFinish lab

 

6

Virtual Enzyme Labs

bulletFollow online protocols
bullet1. Effect of pH on enzymes
bullet2. Digestive system
bulletRecord all the information, including screen captures,  in a word document and store it in your biology folder in G. docs

7

School closed due to illness

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences will be rescheduled

8

School closed due to illness

 

9

School closed due to illness

10

School closed due to illness

13

Quiz - Canvas

Review

bulletCheck answers on Biological Molecules packet
bulletKahoot: Water, pH, enzymes, biological molecules

Due: Biological molecules packet and organic lab

14

Test

bulletpH, enzymes, biological molecules

Submit virtual enzyme lab through Canvas

Pick up Cell Packet - due 2/21/17

 

15 Mid-Day Activity Schedule

Organize INB

Make-up Test & Test Corrections

bulletWrite out entire question missed
bulletResearch where in the text the information is found, cite the page and state why it is a supporting statement.
bulletWrite out the entire correct answer

Work on cell packet

16 Mid-Day Activity Schedule

Cells

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Log into Discovery Education and read chapter on cell structure and function

Virtual Labs

bulletLog into Canvas and follow the instructions for virtual cell lab

Parent-Teacher Conferences

17

Cells

bulletOrganelle structure and function in major cell processes
bulletDistinguish between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells
bulletFill in data table

 

20

Inservice

21

Cell structure and function

bulletNotes
bulletMicroscope Basics
bulletVirtual microscope practice
bulletDrawing FOV

Due: Cell Packet

22

Quiz

bulletMajor organelles
bulletProkaryote vs. eukaryote

Cells

bulletNotes
bulletMembranes
bulletDiffusion & Osmosis

 

23

Lab

bulletMicroscope Basics
bulletMake wet mount slides
bulletView slides under microscope

 

24

Plasma Membrane

bulletView video clip in canvas
bulletComplete "Plasma Membrane Packet"

Due March 1

 

27

Plasmolysis Lab

bulletProtocol in Canvas
bulletCellular transport

28

Cell Cycle

bulletNotes in Canvas
bulletComplete "Cell Cycle and Mitosis" packet

Due 3/7

 


March 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

1

Cell Cycle & Mitosis

bulletCanvas > Modules > Cell Unit > Cell Cycle & Mitosis
bulletFollow the instructions

 

2

Virtual Lab Practice

bulletLog into Canvas and complete the virtual labs
bulletMitosis
bulletOsmosis & Diffusion

 

3

Mitosis Lab

bulletOnion tip squash
bulletPrepared slides

 

6

Review

 

7

Test

bulletOrganelles
bulletMembranes
bulletDiffusion & Osmosis
bulletCell cycle

Discovery Education

bulletLog into Techbook > Ecology > Nutrient Cycles.  Read each section

Due: "Cell Cycle and Mitosis" packet

8

Biogeochemical Cycles

bulletFoldable
bulletInstructions and PPT notes in Canvas

 

9

Biogeochemical Cycles

bulletCanvas notes
bulletFill in foldable and answer all questions

Discovery Education

bulletLog into Techbook > Ecology > Nutrient Cycles.  Read each section and answer the four evaluate questions.

10

Test Corrections

bulletOptional
bullet1/2 pt.

Cell Energy: Photosynthesis & Respiration  Packet Due 3/24

Biogeochemical Cycles

bulletFinish notes

Due: All missing work

13

Spring Break

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Spring Break

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Spring Break

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Spring Break

17

Spring Break

20

Photosynthesis

bulletNotes in canvas

21

ACT  1st- 3rd Blocks

Photosynthesis

 

22

Quiz- Nutrient Cycles

Respiration

bulletNotes in canvas

23

Quiz - Photosynthesis & Respiration

Virtual Lab

bullet Photosynthesis
bullet Respiration

Home Learning: Study PowerPoint notes and practice tests on the online testing page and Canvas

24

Test

bulletBioGeoChem Cycles
bulletPhotosynthesis
bulletRespiration

Pigment separation

bulletif time permits

Due: BioGeoChem. Foldable and Cell Energy: Photosynthesis & Respiration  Packet

27

Heredity Unit

Mendel & Meiosis

bulletPunnett squares
bulletGenotypes & Phenotypes
bulletMeiosis
bulletPTC experiment

Home Learning: Read chapter 10 in Glencoe book  or "Genetics" section in Discovery Education

28

Modes of Inheritance

bulletMeiosis & Sexual Reproduction study guide & notes

 

29 Extended Homeroom Schedule

Complex Inheritance

bulletNotes in Canvas
bulletMutations
bulletKaryotypes
bulletRelationship between mutations and genetic disorders

 

Due: Virtual Labs

 

30

Quiz

Karyotypes

bullet virtual lab

Pedigrees

bulletNotes
bulletConstructing charts
bulletTracking sex linked and autosomal traits

 

31 Mid-day Activity Schedule

Pedigrees

bulletWatch video on pedigree charts: Sex linked
bulletComplete Pedigree Practice worksheet and Autosomal Dominant/ Autosomal Recessive worksheet

 



April 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

3

Baby Lab

bulletBaby Simulation
bulletUse paper chromosomes to find inherited traits of offspring
bullet Instruction booklet, *begin on page 5
bulletLab questions
bulletData table 1 and 2
bulletDraw picture of your progeny as a teen

Due Friday

4

Review Pedigrees

DNA & RNA

bulletVideo Survey - DNA The Secret of Life
bulletInteractions of DNA & RNA during protein synthesis
bulletBegin notes

Parent-Teacher Conf.

5 Homeroom

DNA & RNA

bulletNotes in Canvas
bulletReplication
bulletTranscription
bulletTranslation (protein synthesis)

6 Homeroom

Quiz

Mutations

bulletHandout
bulletNotes in Canvas
bulletChromosomal
bulletMitosis vs. Meiosis

Finish working on DNA & RNA foldable

7 STEM Day

Protein Synthesis Activity

bulletTranslate DNA code into  sentences that makes sense

Virtual Practice

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Protein Synthesis building a protein

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Protein Synthesis

Due: Baby Lab & pedigree worksheet

10

Genetic Engineering & Ethics

bulletNotes in Canvas
bulletGenetic engineering, cloning, transgenic organism production, stem cell research, and DNA fingerprinting.

 

11

Genetic Engineering & Ethics Research

bullet Research the topic your team picked
bullet Evaluate the scientific and ethical issues associated with gene technologies
bulletRubric in Canvas

12 Mid-day activity schedule

Genetic Engineering & Ethics Research

bulletContinue & finalize research

Home learning: Practice tests online  testing page and on Canvas

13 Mid-day activity schedule

Cracking Your Genetic Code.

bullet Watch online
bulletComplete Video Survey

Due: Your family pedigree chart

14

Easter Break

17

Easter Break

18

Team Presentations

*All students should be prepared to present their research or take a written test

19

Ecology: Interactions, Biodiversity & Change

bulletInterdependence packet
bulletNotes in canvas

20

Ecology

bulletInterdependence

21  Activity schedule- HR between 4th & 5th

Ecology

bulletInterdependence
bulletFinish notes and packet
bulletKahoot review

 

24

Quiz -Interdependence

Ecology

bulletBiodiversity packet

25

Ecology

bulletBiodiversity

26

Ecology

bulletFinish notes and packet
bulletKahoot review

 

27

Quiz - Biodiversity

Ecology

bulletReview all SPIs
bulletEOC study guide in canvas

28

EOC Review

bulletPractice post test
bulletCalculate and record learning gains

 


May 2017

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

1

Teacher Appreciation Week

EOC Review

bulletStudy groups
bulletPractice problems
bulletKahoot

2

EOC Review

Independent study areas of greatest need

3

Biology EOC Review

 

 

Frog lab packet- pick partner and begin coloring plates

4

Biology EOC

bullet60 items, 75 minutes
bulletStudents should go directly to their testing site at the beginning of second block

 

 

 

 

5

EOC Make up

GATTACA

bullet Evaluating the scientific and ethical issues
bullet GATTACA

 

8

GATTACA

bulletFinish GATTACA

Comparative Anatomy

bulletPre-lab
bulletOrgan systems

9

Dissection Week

Frog Dissection

bulletFollow protocol
bulletTake pictures of your frog as you go along and use images in your PowerPoint
bulletFrog foldable

Absent: Complete frog  virtual lab and paperwork given in class

10

Frog Dissection

bulletFinish dissection
bulletWork on presentation

 

 

11

Frog Dissection

bulletWork on presentation

 

12

Class Social: Bring drinks and snacks to share while presenting - use sign up sheet

Frog Dissection

bulletPresent PPTs to class

 

15

3rd & 4th Block Exam during 3rd & 4th Block

Frog Dissection Presentation

 

16

1st and 2nd Block Exam during 1st and 2nd Block

17

5th Block Exam during 1st Block

18

Last Day of Classes

19

Inservice

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Mrs. King's Science Class
Educate for

 

MY RESPONSIBILITIES AS YOUR TEACHER

1. To treat you with respect and care as an individual
2. To provide you an orderly classroom environment
3. To provide the necessary discipline
4. To provide the appropriate motivation
5. To teach you the required content
 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES AS MY STUDENT

1. To treat me with respect and care as an individual
2. To attend classes regularly
3. To be cooperative and not disruptive
4. To study and do your work (SUCCESS = EFFORT)
5. To learn to master the required content

-First Days of School by Harry Wong


Last modified: April 21, 2017