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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 4/7 thru 4/11 (week 14)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Finish HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES - Great Transformations

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT 7.3 Guided Notes

HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES: Extinction!

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES: Extinction!

HANDOUT PROJECT – An Excavation of Time

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Guided Notes - Geological Trip Through Time

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 255-257 and answer pg.257 #1 all parts.

~HOMEWORK~

Work on Fossil Project Due May 8th

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

None unless you want to work on your Fossil Project. Happy Break!

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 3/31 thru 4/4 (week 13)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup from pg. 241 (venn diagram)

HANDOUT Telltale Molecules, Pg. 247

 

 

 

~AGENDA~

Watch the Play

~AGENDA~

LAB HANDOUT – Battle of the Bird Beaks

 

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES - Great Transformations

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Finish questions on the Telltale Molecules handout

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 248-254, answer pg. 254 #1-3 all parts, in complete setences – due tomorrow.

 

~HOMEWORK~

LAB HANDOUT - Battle of the Bird Beaks – Due Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

None

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 3/24 thru 3/28 (week 12)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

HANDOUT - Evolution Vocabulary

HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES The Arms Race; Life on Earth: Kelp vs. Urchins

 

Missed the video? Watch it on YouTube: Planet Earth Kelp vs. Sea Urchin

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES The Arms Race; Life on Earth: Seals vs. Penguins

Missed the video? Watch it on Youtube: Planet Earth Seals vs. Penguins

 

~AGENDA~

Finish 7.2 Guided Notes

LAB HANDOUT – Selection Happens

 

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Quiz on Natural Selection Today

Finish Vocabulary worksheet
~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 241 – 246 answer pg. 246 #1-4 all parts in complete sentences.

Quiz on Vocab Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Finish LAB HANDOUT – Selection Happens – Due Friday

Quiz on Vocab Friday

~HOMEWORK~
~HOMEWORK~

None

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 3/17 thru 3/21 (week 11)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Begin VIDEO HANDOUT – Galapagos Islands

Mini PROJECT HANDOUT – Darwin Guidebook Due FRIDAY

~AGENDA~

Continue VIDEO HANDOUT – Galapagos Islands

HANDOUT 7.2 Guided Notes

~AGENDA~

Finish Video

HANDOUT 7.2 Guided Notes

Work on Darwin’s Guidebook

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

HANDOUT 7.2 Guided Notes

HANDOUT VIDEO NOTES The Arms Race; Life on Earth: Kelp vs. Urchins

~HOMEWORK~

Mini PROJECT HANDOUT – Darwin Guidebook Due FRIDAY

~HOMEWORK~

Read Section 7.2 Pgs. 234-240 Complete HANDOUT 7.2 Review/Reinforce

Mini PROJECT HANDOUT – Darwin Guidebook Due FRIDAY

~HOMEWORK~

Complete HANDOUT 7.2 Enrich – Due Friday

Mini PROJECT HANDOUT – Darwin Guidebook Due FRIDAY

~HOMEWORK~
~HOMEWORK~

None

 

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 3/10 thru 3/14 (week 10)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Finish Microcosmos

HANDOUT Bacterial Mutation, Variation, and Evolution

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT 7.1 Guided Notes

HANDOUT Arms Race – Part I (video notes)

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Arms Race – Part I (video notes)

Finish HANDOUT 7.1 Guided Notes

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Notes – Evolutionary Arms Race Video Part II

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 224-231 and complete HANDOUT Section 7.1 Reading/ Notetaking Guide

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

~HOMEWORK~

HANDOUT 7.1 Review and Reinforce and Enrich - both sides due Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 3/3 thru 3/7 (week 9)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

Posters due today

HANDOUT - Antibacterial Pre-Lab

 

 

~AGENDA~

LAB HANDOUT -Antibacterial Lab Part I

 

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Microcosmos Video Notes (PART I)

LAB HANDOUT -Antibacterial Lab Part II

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Microcosmos Video Notes (PART II)

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

LAB HANDOUT Antibacterial Lab questions due MONDAY

~HOMEWORK~

LAB HANDOUT Antibacterial Lab questions due MONDAY

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 2/24 thru 2/28 (week eight)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

HANDOUT - Close Reading of MRSA the Superbug

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Close Reading - Arsenic in Chickens

 

~AGENDA~

Virus & Bacteria Vocab Game

Virus & Bacteria QUIZ

PROJECT – Antibiotic Resistance Poster - Due MONDAY

 

~AGENDA~

Socratic Seminar on Antibiotic Resistance

Posters due MONDAY

~HOMEWORK~

PROJECT – Antibiotic Resistance Poster – due MONDAY!

POWERPOINT Bacteria+ Antibiotic Resistance

QUIZ on Viruses and Bacteria this Wed.

~HOMEWORK~

Same

Socratic Seminar on Antibiotic Resistance – Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

Same

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 2/17 thru 2/21 NO BLOCKS (week 7)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

NO SCHOOL

~AGENDA~

Finish Intro to Viruses (guided notes)

 

 

~AGENDA~

Demo – How Quickly Can Bacteria Multiply?

HANDOUT - 9.2 Bacteria Guided Notes

 

 

~AGENDA~

PROJECT - Antibiotic Resistance Poster - DUE NEXT Friday

HANDOUT - 9.2 Bacteria Guided Notes

POWERPOINT Bacteria+ Antibiotic Resistance

 

 

 

~AGENDA~

Finish HANDOUT - 9.2 Bacteria Guided Notes

Bill Nye Video: Germs

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

~HOMEWORK~

PROJECT - Antibiotic Resistance Poster - DUE NEXT FRIDAY

POWERPOINT Bacteria+ Antibiotic Resistance

~HOMEWORK~

QUIZ next Wednesday

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 2/10 thru 2/14 (week 6)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

GATTACA Scenarios

 

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Article - Good Bacteria Fights Infection Better than Antibiotics

 

~AGENDA~

Intro to Viruses (guided notes)

9.1 Viruses –  Virus Key/Lock Demo Continue Guided Notes

Virus Flow Chart in groups

 

 

 

 

~AGENDA~

NO SCHOOL

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Finish GATTACA scenarios – due tomorrow

 

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 318-323. Answer questions pg. 323 #1-#4, all parts, using complete sentences – due tomorrow

 

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 325-333 and do #1-#4 all parts, in complete sentences – due tomorrow

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

~HOMEWORK~

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 2/3 thru 2/7 (week 5)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Will the real glow-in-the-dark cat please stand up?

HANDOUT 6-2 + 6-3 Guided Notes

HANDOUT 6-2 Enrich

 

~AGENDA~

GATTACA Discussion Groups

 

~AGENDA~

Tori Acuff’s Presentation on Spina Bifida

GATTACA Scenarios

GENETICS SOCRATIC SEMINAR

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

GENETICS UNIT EXAM

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 205-210 and do questions pg.210 #1-2 AND the At-Home Activity on that page (if you can’t go to a grocery story, look at whatever fruit and vegetables you have in your fridge–list the traits on your homework paper)

GENETICS UNIT EXAM THIS FRIDAY

~HOMEWORK~

*Modern Genetics Articles (Extra information)

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Study for Genetics Exam this Friday.

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

 same

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 1/27 thru 1/31 (week 4)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

LAB HANDOUT – DNA Sentences. In-class activity only

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT 6-1 Human Inheritance Notetaking Guide (together in class)

HANDOUT 6-1 Review and Reinforce

Begin preparing for Socratic Seminar

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

GUEST TEACHER

Watch the movie GATTACA

Movie Notes for GATTACA

~AGENDA~

Will the real glow-in-the-dark cat please stand up?

HANDOUT 6-2 + 6-3 Guided Notes

HANDOUT 6-2 Enrich

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 192-198 and do questions pg.198 #1-3 in complete sentences.

Get permission slip signed and returned to Ms. Bryant.

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 199-203 and do questions pg.203 #1-3 in complete sentences – Due Friday

Finish HANDOUT 6-1 Review and Reinforce - Due Friday

~HOMEWORK~

 

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

same

 

~HOMEWORK~

none

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 1/20 thru 1/24 NO BLOCK (week 3)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

No School

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT 5-3 Inheritance (guided notes)

HANDOUT Mitosis vs. Meiosis Activity

 

~AGENDA~

PET FAMILY DUE TODAY

HUMAN CLONES, yes they currently exist– Nat’l Geo Article

HANDOUT 5-4 Genes, DNA and Proteins (guided notes)

Get permission slip signed and returned to Ms. Bryant by FRIDAY!

~AGENDA~

 

 

~AGENDA~

PERMISSION SLIPS DUE

Finish 5-4 Guided Notes on Mutations

LAB HANDOUT – DNA Sentences. In-class activity only

 

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

FINAL PET FAMILY DUE WEDNESDAY!

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 170-174 and answer questions #1-3 all parts on pg.174

FINAL PET FAMILY DUE TOMORROW!

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 175-181 and answer questions #1-3 all parts on pg.181

Get permission slip signed and returned to Ms. Bryant by FRIDAY!

~HOMEWORK~

Get permission slip signed and returned to Ms. Bryant by FRIDAY!

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

 

 

Life Science Calendar for 1/13 thru 1/17 NO BLOCK (week 2)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

Finish Punnett Square Stations – present answers to the class.

 

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT Codominance AND Probability & Heredity -

PROJECT – All in the Family Pets – introduction

Genetic Crosses with Two Traits–class activity

~AGENDA~

QUIZ – Punnett Squares and Genetics Vocab

PROJECT – All in the Family Pets. Your pet is due Today! We will check the alleles. Next, we’ll find a mate for your pet and produce offspring!

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT Genetics Word Puzzle by tomorrow.

PROJECT – All in the Family. You will be given some time to work on your project

CAREER DAY

 

PROJECT – All in the Family. You will be given some time to work on your project

 

~HOMEWORK~

4-square for Science Due Wed. 1) Heterozygous, 2) Homozygous Dominant and Recessive, 3) Genotype, 4) Phenotype.

Quiz Wed. on punnet squares, probability and vocab.

~HOMEWORK~

Finish Codominance side only AND Probability & Heredity 

Work on PROJECT – All in the Family. Complete procedure steps #1 – 5 for only your pet (no offspring yet!) by tomorrow.

 

~HOMEWORK~

1) PROJECT – All in the Family. Your pet, your pet’s mate, and your offspring are due next Wed.!

~HOMEWORK~

Finish HANDOUT Genetics Word Puzzle by tomorrow.

 

~HOMEWORK~

PROJECT – All in the Family. Your FINAL FAMILY–pet, your pet’s mate, and your offspring–are due Wed.!

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 1/6 thru 1/10 (week 1)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Welcome Back

Redheads – Are they going extinct?

Review HANDOUT – Miracle-Gro_Article Questions

~AGENDA~

HANDOUT 5-1 Mendel’s Work (guided notes)

~AGENDA~

Since we’re talking about red hair…”What Dogs Tell Us About DNA”

HANDOUT 5.2 – Probability and Heredity (guided notes)

Begin HANDOUT The Test Cross

LAB HANDOUT – Take a Class SurveyDue FRIDAY

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Since we’re talking about red hair…”What Dogs Tell Us About DNA”

Heterozygous, homozygous, huh? Punnett Square whiteboards

Punnett Square STATIONS activity 

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 154-159 and do HANDOUT 5-1 Mendels Work – front side only

~HOMEWORK~

Complete pg.159 questions #1-2 all parts, in complete sentences, due tomorrow

~HOMEWORK~

1) Read pgs. 162-167 and answer questions pg. 167 #1-5, all parts, in complete sentences by FRIDAY

2) Finish HANDOUT The Test Cross by FRIDAY (if you did not finish in class)

3) LAB HANDOUT – Take a Class SurveyDue FRIDAY (if you did not finish in class)

Optional Activity: HANDOUT – Mendelian Traits Activity – Survey your biological parents. (front survey only)

~HOMEWORK~
~HOMEWORK~

None

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1st Semester

Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 12/16 thru 12/20 (week 17) – NO BLOCK

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

Living Handshake Project due TOMORROW!

Review “Discovering Cells”

~AGENDA~

Living Handshake Project DUE!

PRESENTATIONS

Review “Looking Inside Cells”

~AGENDA~

PRESENTATIONS

Review for Unit Exam

Video?

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Cell UNIT Exam

~AGENDA~

Minimum Day

Review HANDOUT Miracle Grow…

 

~HOMEWORK~

Living Handshake Project due TOMORROW!

Complete #1-7 in “Discovering Cells” section of the Study Guide

Optional-MAKE FLASH CARDS!

Need HANDOUT Cell Unit Exam Study Guide? – Test Thurs.

~HOMEWORK~

Complete #1-3 in “Looking Inside Cells” section of the Study Guide

Study your Study Guide for Thursday’s Unit Exam!

 

~HOMEWORK~

Continue Studying for your Cell Unit Exam tomorrow.

~HOMEWORK~
None
~HOMEWORK~

See you after the New Year!

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 12/9 thru 12/13 (week 16)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

PROJECT – Living Handshake – Due Tuesday 12/17!

 

 

~AGENDA~

PROJECT – Living Handshake – Due Tuesday 12/17! Finish Graphic Organizer in class

 

~AGENDA~

Begin/work on Poster construction

HANDOUT - Cellular Respiration (guided notes)

HANDOUT Cell Unit Exam Study Guide – Review/answer #1-12 in “Cell Processes I – Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration” by Friday

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT Cell Unit Exam Study Guide – Review #1-8 in section Cell Processes II together

VIDEO – Photosynthesis Review – Bill Nye Video on Plants

~HOMEWORK~

Finish the graphic organizer for your Living Handshake Project - begin drafting your paragraph

*Bring supplies for your poster to class

Cell Unit Exam Thursday 12/19

 

~HOMEWORK~

Finish working on a draft of your paragraph for the Living Handshake Project - bring draft tomorrow

*Bring supplies for your poster to class

~HOMEWORK~

Finish Living Handshake Project (paragraph and poster) by Tues!!

HANDOUT Cell Unit Exam Study Guide – Answer #1-12 in “Cell Processes I – Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration” by Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

Finish Living Handshake Project (paragraph and poster) by Tuesday!!

Cell Unit Exam Thursday!

 

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 12/2 through 12/6 (week 15)

Monday
Tuesday (BLOCK)
Wednesday 
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Photosynthesis Intro.

HANDOUT Photosynthesis (guided notes)

 

~AGENDA~

Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration

LAB ACTIVITY HANDOUT - Cellular Respiration

Introduce PROJECT - Living Handshake

 

~AGENDA~

Photosynthesis Video & Video Notes

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

PROJECT – Living Handshake

Finish Photosynthesis Notes

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 118-122 –answer #1 (all parts) and #2 (all parts), if time.

None – you already did this homework!

~HOMEWORK~
Finish Lab Activity Handout Questions – Due Friday!
REMEMBER question #12 requires a 5-sentence paragraph with identifiers! Typed or neatly written in blue or black ink!
~HOMEWORK~

same

 

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

PROJECT – Living Handshake – Due Monday 12/17! Begin brainstorming for your project (pick your animal and plant–that’s it! Don’t worry about anything else yet).

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Life Science Calendar for 11/18 thru 11/22 (week 14)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Begin Working on Mitosis Flip Book

HANDOUT Cell Cycle (guided notes)

Vocabulary Flash Cards – Due Friday

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Finish HANDOUT Cell Cycle (guided notes)

Work on Vocabulary Flash Cards

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Work on Mitosis Flip Book

Close Read – Miracle Grow

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Cell Cycle Quiz

Mitosis Flip Book Due Today

If time: Read pgs. 123-127 and do WORKSHEET Cellular Respiration

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 129-136 and Do WORKSHEET Cell Division - Due tomorrow

Vocabulary Flash Cards - Due Wednesday

Continue Working on Mitosis Flip Book - DUE FRIDAY!!

Cell Cycle Quiz this Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

 

~HOMEWORK~

Mitosis Flip Book Due Friday

Quiz on Cell Cycle – Friday

~HOMEWORK~

same

~HOMEWORK~

None – Happy Fall Break!

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Life Science Calendar for 11/11 thru 11/15 (week 13)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Veteran’s Day – no School

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Science Quiz – Cell Theory & Organelle Structure and Function

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Cell Simile Presentations

LAB DEMO - Cell Membrane Permeability

VIDEO Vinegar & Eggshells

VIDEO Osmosis Eggs (or watch on YouTube)

VIDEO Bill Nye – Cells

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Cell Theory – PollEverywhere

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Cell Simile FINAL POSTER Due tomorrow!

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 118-122 Answer #1-2 (all parts) in COMPLETE SENTENCES!

~HOMEWORK~

same

~HOMEWORK~

None

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 11/4 thru 11/8 (week 12)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Work on Cell Simile Project

Identify all Vocab in HANDOUT Cell Structure and Function Vocabulary List (use your Textbook)

HANDOUT A Cell-a-bration

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Finish HANDOUT (notes) Looking Inside Cells

Work on Cell Simile Project

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT 3-3 Chemical Compounds in Cells (guided notes)

Cell Simile Poster Draft Due Today HANDOUT Cell Simile Project (Begin working on final poster, if you have not started yet)

 

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT 3-4 The Cell and its Environment (guided notes)

 

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Cell Simile Poster Template & Rough Draft Due Wednesday HANDOUT Cell Simile Project

Identify all Vocab in HANDOUT Cell Structure and Function Vocabulary List (use your Textbook)

Finish HANDOUT A Cell-a-bration

~HOMEWORK~

Read pgs. 103-105 and do pg. 107 #1(all parts) and #2(all parts) in complete sentences!

Bring Supplies to begin your FINAL POSTER for the Cell Simile Project (pictures, drawings, glue, colored pencils, markers, etc.)

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Do pg. 107 #3 (all parts) in complete sentences!

Cell Simile FINAL POSTER Due Wed. 11/13

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

Science Quiz – Cell Theory & Organelle Structure and Function – TUESDAY

Cell Simile FINAL POSTER Due Wed. 11/13

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 10/28 thru 11/1 (week 11)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK Science)
Thursday (BLOCK Math)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT Cell Intro 3-1

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Pre-lab activity HANDOUT Learning the Compound Light Microscope

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

LAB ACTIVITY HANDOUT Cell Observations

HANDOUT Cell Simile Project

HANDOUT Animal/Plant Cell Organelle Identification – Due Monday

~AGENDA~
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Discuss Lab Results (collect Lab Handout)

Review expectations for Cell Metaphor Project

Begin HANDOUT (notes) Looking Inside Cells

 

~HOMEWORK~

1) Read pp. 81-85. Answer questions 1 & 2 (all parts), 3a, and 4a on p. 85 in complete sentences!!!

~HOMEWORK~

Finish HANDOUT “Looking Inside Cells” Reading/ Notetaking Guide

~HOMEWORK~

Finish LAB ACTIVITY HANDOUT Cell Observations (Due Friday!)

Do the Cell Metaphor Template by MONDAY in HANDOUT Cell Simile Project

HANDOUT Animal/Plant Cell Organelle Identification – Due Monday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

Do the Cell Metaphor Template by MONDAY in HANDOUT Cell Simile Project

Poster Rough Draft for HANDOUT Cell Simile Project Due Wednesday! (Final draft of all parts of Project due FRIDAY next week)

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 10/21 thru 10/25 (week 10)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK Math )
Friday
~AGENDA~

Edit Paragraphs for EM Superhero/Villain project

~AGENDA~

Textbook Ch2 Review Questions pg.71 #1-31 AND pg.73 #1-7 DUE tomorrow

~AGENDA~

EMS Project Presentations

VIDEO Bill Nye – Light Optics

~AGENDA~
~AGENDA~

EYE & LIGHT TEST in the computer lab

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Eye and Light TEST This Friday – Chapter 2 Test Study Guide

Continue working on EM Superhero/Villain Poster and Paragraph – DUE Wednesday

~HOMEWORK~

Same as yesterday AND

Textbook Ch2 Review Questions pg.71 #1-31 AND pg.73 #1-7 DUE tomorrow FRIDAY

~HOMEWORK~

Eye and Light TEST This Friday – Chapter 2 Test Study Guide

 

~HOMEWORK~

same

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 10/14 thru 10/18 (week 9)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK C /A)
Thursday (BLOCK D / B)
Friday
~AGENDA~

No School for students

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT Pre-LAB PREP – Eye Dissection Video & Questions

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Lab Safety||Groups of 3

LAB – Eye Dissection

QUIZ – Eye & Light

Do LAB HANDOUT – Eye Dissection Conclusions

 

Absent during the lab? Visit the following site: VIRTUAL EYE DISSECTION 1) review anatomy of the eye, and 2) complete online dissection. Then, complete the Eye Dissection Conclusions

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Lab Safety||Groups of 3

LAB – Eye Dissection

QUIZ – Eye & Light

Do LAB HANDOUT – Eye Dissection Conclusions

 

Absent during the lab? Visit the following site: VIRTUAL EYE DISSECTION 1) review anatomy of the eye, and 2) complete online dissection. Then, complete the Eye Dissection Conclusions

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Finish QUIZ Eye & Light

Chapter 2 Test Study Guide – TEST NEXT FRIDAY

Continue working on EM Superhero/Villain Poster and Paragraph – Paragraphs DRAFT due Monday

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

Finish LAB HANDOUT – Eye Dissection ConclusionsDue Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Finish LAB HANDOUT – Eye Dissection ConclusionsDue Friday

~HOMEWORK~

1) Continue working on EM Superhero/Villain Poster and Paragraph – DUE WEDNESDAY (paragraphs draft due MONDAY)

2) Chapter 2 Test Study Guide – TEST NEXT FRIDAY

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 10/7 thru 10/11 (week eight)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT EM Spectrum Notes#1 on Eye_PP_1

Do HANDOUT “Waves and the Electromagnetic Spectrum” Reading/ Notetaking Guide

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT EM Superhero/Villain (Read Gamma Gary’s paragraph and highlight science facts) – DUE NEXT FRIDAY!

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Discuss Waves – intro to EM Spectrum

Do HANDOUT “Reflection and Refraction” Reading/ Notetaking Guide

Continue working on EM Superhero/Villain (graphic organizer, search for hero/villain images, and brainstorm for your poster

~AGENDA~
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT EM Spectrum Notes#2 on Eye_PP_2

 

~HOMEWORK~

Do HANDOUT “Waves and the Electromagnetic Spectrum” Reading/ Notetaking Guide

 

~HOMEWORK~

Work on EM Superhero/Villain Poster and Paragraph – Due NEXT FRIDAY

~HOMEWORK~

Do HANDOUT “Reflection and Refraction” Reading/ Notetaking Guide

Work on EM Superhero/Villain Poster and Paragraph – Due NEXT FRIDAY

 

~HOMEWORK~

same

~HOMEWORK~

Work on EM Superhero/Villain Poster and Paragraph – Due FRIDAY

Study for Quiz TUESDAY or Wednesday!

Eye & Light Test Coming Soon!

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 9/30 thru 10/4 (week 7) – Marine Bio & IMAX

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

TEST – Scientific Method and Metrics (multiple choice in the computer lab)

Finish Bubble Gum Group Lab POSTERS in AR

 

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT Eye Flash Cards – Due Monday

Do HANDOUT Eye Parts Flip Book – Due Monday

 

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup

HANDOUT “Seeing Light”: Reading/ Notetaking Guide

 

 

~AGENDA~

3D IMAX Trip – Double Feature!

Campus Evacuation Drill – Activity Schedule

~AGENDA~

Warmup

Check HW “Seeing Light”

HANDOUT “Visible Light and Color”: Reading /Notetaking Guide

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

HANDOUT Eye Flash Cards – Due Monday

Do HANDOUT Eye Parts Flip Book – Due Monday

 

~HOMEWORK~

1) Same as yesterday

and

2) Finish HANDOUT “Seeing Light”: Reading / Notetaking Guide if you did not finish this in class – Due Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Same

~HOMEWORK~

1) Same as yesterday

and

2) Finish Handout “Visible Light and Color”: Reading /Notetaking Guide – due Monday

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 9/23 through 9/27 (week 6)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Discuss Crickets Experiment

HANDOUT Scientific Method Unit Review

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Pre-Lab Research … LAB HANDOUT – LAB_Bubble Gum_2013-2014

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

LAB HANDOUT – LAB_Bubble Gum_2013-2014

Run Bubble Gum Lab in groups of four!

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Test #1 on Scientific Method and Metrics – moved to Monday since we still need to finish our Bubble Gum Lab Analysis

 

~HOMEWORK~

Finish 1st page of HANDOUT Scientific Method Unit Review

TEST #1 on Scientific Method, Metrics and Lab Safety – this Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Complete the “Research” section of your LAB HANDOUT Bubble Gum

~HOMEWORK~

1) Finish your portion of the LAB HANDOUT – LAB_Bubble Gum_2013-2014 (Due Friday) – we will do the group poster in class on Friday

3) STUDY FOR TEST #1 on Scientific Method, Metrics and Lab Safety – this Friday. Study by reviewing all class and homework.

*Pay SPECIAL ATTENTION to quizzes and the Scientific Method Unit Review Handout.

same
~HOMEWORK~

Test moved to Monday

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 9/16 through 9/20 (week 5)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Fleming Video – HANDOUT Fleming Scientific Method (this is NOT homework. We will finish this together in class).

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Pre-LAB – Mystery Powders

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

DUE FRIDAY: LAB HANDOUT Mystery Powders – Here is the rubric I will use when grading your Lab Report: Mystery Powders Lab Rubric

Complete the data collection in groups.

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Quiz #2 on Metics and Scientific Method

Debrief – Mystery Powders – TURN IN YOUR MYSTERY POWDERS LAB REPORT TODAY

 

~HOMEWORK~

Quiz #2 – Metrics & Scientific Method this Friday

~HOMEWORK~

Quiz #2 – Metrics & Scientific Method this Friday

 

~HOMEWORK~

DUE FRIDAY: Finish LAB HANDOUT Mystery Powders – Here is the rubric I will use when grading your Lab Report: Mystery Powders Lab Rubric

Quiz #2 – Metrics & Scientific Method this Friday

TEST #1 on Scientific Method, Metrics and Lab Safety – Next Friday

same
~HOMEWORK~

TEST #1 on Scientific Method, Metrics and Lab Safety – Next Friday

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 9/9 through 9/13 (week 4)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

SUBSTITUTE

Bill Nye Video

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Use answers to HANDOUT Observation and Hypothesis to design two experiments – Hubba Bubba Gum, and one of your choice – Due THIS Friday.

 

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

SUBSTITUTE

Warmup/CheckHW

Use answers to HANDOUT Observation and Hypothesis to design two experiments – Hubba Bubba Gum, and one of your choice – Due THIS Friday.

Bill Nye Video

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Discuss Crickets Experiment

2-Experiment Designs Due Today

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

~HOMEWORK~

Use answers to HANDOUT Observation and Hypothesis to design two experiments – Hubba Bubba Gum, and one of your choice – Due THIS Friday.

 

 

~HOMEWORK~

Study for Monday’s Quiz #2 – Scientific Method & Metrics

Use answers to HANDOUT Observation and Hypothesis to design two experiments – Hubba Bubba Gum, and one of your choice – Due THIS Friday.

Study for Monday’s Quiz #2 – Scientific Method & Metrics

Use answers to HANDOUT Observation and Hypothesis to design two experiments – Hubba Bubba Gum, and one of your choice – Due THIS Friday.

~HOMEWORK~

Study for Monday’s Quiz #2 – Scientific Method & Metrics (Study these items: Scientific Method Graphic Organizer, Metrics Graphic Organizer, ALL homework worksheets, and Chapter 1 of your science textbook.)

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments 9/2 through 9/6 (week 3)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday (BLOCK)
Thursday (BLOCK)
Friday
~AGENDA~

No School – Labor Day Relax!

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

How to – Compound Light Microscopes pg. 688

PRE-LAB HANDOUT Metric Basics

HANDOUT Reading the Meniscus

Prep for LAB – Metric Basics

 

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

LAB HANDOUT Metric Basics
Metric Basics LAB in groups of three. All data collected during this block period

HANDOUT Scientific Method Practice #1 (Long Boards) we will complete this together in class (this is NOT homework)

HANDOUT Scientific Method Practice #2 (Snails & Mutant Fish) (this is homework)

BLOCK DAY (MATH)
~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

CLASS LAB – Preventing Fruits from Discoloring, p.21

HANDOUT Scientific Method Match-up

 

~HOMEWORK~

Nope

~HOMEWORK~

HW = Read Textbook Section 1.3 pgs. 18-22 and complete both sides of HANDOUT Scientific Inquiry – Reading/ Notetaking Guide

~HOMEWORK~

FINISH LAB HANDOUT Metric Basics – DUE Friday

1) Finish HANDOUT Scientific Method Practice #2 (Snails & Mutant Fish) – Due Friday

same as yesterday
~HOMEWORK~

Finish HANDOUT Scientific Method Match-up

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 8/26 through 8/30 (week 2)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

Pick up Textbooks from Library

Finish Lab Equipment and Safety Guidelines

POWERPOINT – Lab Equipment Labels

 

~AGENDA~

Warmup

Powerpoint – Scientific Method

HANDOUT Scientific Method

*Picture Day Today!

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

HANDOUT Observation & Hypothesis

HANDOUT Metrics Graphic Organizer

*Back to School Night!

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

PRE-LAB HANDOUT Metric on a Microscope

Practice Labeling Equipment

Sponge Bob Safety –Highlighting

~AGENDA~

Warmup/CheckHW

Safety Quiz Today! You must earn with 100% in order to participate in LAB ACTIVITIES

~HOMEWORK~

Read Textbook Section 1.1 and complete HANDOUT “Reading/Notetaking Guide”

LAB SAFETY QUIZ is this Friday–> 100%=lab participation, less than 100%=no labs!

~HOMEWORK~

Complete HANDOUT Scientific Method Crossword Puzzle *The answers to 5 and 11 are Independent and Dependent, respectively. Also, look in Chapter 1 Section 3 for help with this HW.

LAB SAFETY QUIZ is this Friday–> 100%=lab participation, less than 100%=no labs!

~HOMEWORK~

Finish HANDOUT Observation & Hypothesis (Due Friday)

LAB SAFETY QUIZ is this Friday–> 100%=lab participation, less than 100%=no labs!

 

~HOMEWORK~

LAB SAFETY QUIZ is tomorrow–> 100%=lab participation, less than 100%=no labs!

Study these two HANDOUTs… HANDOUT Lab Safety Equipment and HANDOUT Lab Safety Regulations

 

~HOMEWORK~

None

 

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Life Science Calendar of Assignments for 8/19 through 8/23 (week 1)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
~AGENDA~

LAST DAY OF SUMMER…

~AGENDA~

Introduction to Rubicon

Schedules / Planners

Paperwork (School & Academy)

HANDOUT Math & Science Binder of Doom

AR: Handbook Quiz Thurs.

~AGENDA~

Warm-up

HANDOUT Life Science Course Overview

AR: Handbook Scavenger Hunt (Quiz Thurs.) HANDOUT Handbook Quiz Study Guide

Click here for answers to the study guide

~AGENDA~

Warm-up

Binder Check

Popcorn Read 1.1

HANDOUT A Tale Told by Tracks

AR: Handbook Quiz Today

~AGENDA~

Warm-up / HW Check

HANDOUT Lab Safety Equipment

HANDOUT Lab Safety Regulations (highlight unknown words)

HANDOUT Bikini Bottom Rule-breakers

AR: Academy Mixer?? YES!

~HOMEWORK~
~HOMEWORK~

1) Math & Science Binder of Doom Due Thursday

2) All Parent Signatures are Due Thursday

*If we get 99% of all the paperwork signed by Thursday, then Friday AR turns into an academy mixer.

What if you can’t remember exactly what you need to get signed? Here’s the complete list:

  • Rubicon Academy Cover Sheet
  • Email Card
  • Emergency Card
  • Academic Integrity Policy FRONT SIDE
  • Academic Integrity Policy BACK SIDE
  • Health Insurance
  • Technology Agreement
  • Annual Parent Notice

 

~HOMEWORK~

1) Math & Science Binder of Doom Due Thursday

2) All Parent Signatures are Due Thursday

3) Student Handbook Quiz Thursday–tomorrow! HANDOUT Handbook Quiz Study Guide

*If we get 99% of all the paperwork signed by Thursday, then Friday AR turns into an academy mixer.

What if you can’t remember exactly what you need to get signed? Here’s the complete list:

  • Rubicon Academy Cover Sheet
  • Email Card
  • Emergency Card
  • Academic Integrity Policy FRONT SIDE
  • Academic Integrity Policy BACK SIDE
  • Health Insurance
  • Technology Agreement
  • Annual Parent Notice
~HOMEWORK~

Do #2-5 on “A Tale Told by Tracks” – Due tomorrow

Read the directions and leave a comment on the Science “1st Week” page.

 

~HOMEWORK~

None (unless you want to get a head start on the Safety Quiz scheduled for next Friday by studying the HANDOUT Lab Safety Regulations and HANDOUT Lab Safety Equipment)

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