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  • Advanced Biology I

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  • Unit 2: Ecology I

    Adv. Biology I

    Unit 2: Ecology I

    Textbook: Chapter 2 & 3.1

    Day 1  Sep. 18          Test Corrections Ch. 1, ACT Passage II

                                        Homework:  

     

    Day 2 Sep. 19             Notes: 2.1 Ecology Relationships

                                        Homework: Practice Sheet 2.1, Sketch-to-stretch 2.1

     

     

    Day 3 Sep. 20             Symbiosis Activity Worksheet/Charades

                                        Homework: Plan-out Charade/ skit

     

     

    Day 4  Sep. 21            ACT Passage II Due, Finish Symbiosis Activity, Notes: Predator/Prey relationship

                                        Homework: Lynx/Hare Worksheet (Graphing)

     

     

    Day 5  Sep. 24            Moose-Isle Royale Relationship Lab

                                        Homework: Finish Lab

     

    Day 6  Sep. 25            ACT Passage III, Owl Pellet Dissection Lab

                                        Homework:      

               

    Day 7   Sep. 26          Owl Pellet Dissection Lab write-up                              

                                        Homework:

     

    Day 8 Sep. 27           Notes: Food webs & Energy Flow 

                                        Homework: Practice Sheet 2.2, Sketch-to-stretch 2.2

     

     

    Day 9 Oct. 1               Notes: Succession and Cycles                               

                                        Homework: Study for Ch. 2 and 3.1 Ecology I Test

     

    Day 10 Oct. 2             Youth Frontiers

                                       Homework: Study for test


    Day 11 Oct. 3 .           Test Ch. 2 & 3.1 Ecology I

                                        Homework: Ch. 4 Vocab

     

  • Unit 3: Populations & Biodiversity

    Textbook Ch. 4 & 5

    Day 1  Oct. 8              Notes: Ch. 4.1 Populations

                                        Homework: 4.1 Practice Sheet, 4.1 Sketch-to-stretch


    Day 2 Oct. 9             Kaibab Deer Graphing (Small Group)

                                        Homework:

     

    Day 3 Oct. 10             Notes: Ch. 4.2 Human Population-Pop goes the Planet

                                        Homework: Baby-o-matic Quiz

     

    Day 4 Oct. 11             Movie: Human Paradox

                                        Homework: Read Ch. 5.1

     

    Day 5 Oct. 14             Notes: 5.1 Biodiversity

                                        Homework: Ch. 5.1 Practice Sheet, Ch. 5.1 sketch-to-stretch

     

    Day 6  Oct. 15            Notes: 5.2 Threats to Biodiversity

                                        Homework: 5.2 Practice Sheet

                                          

    Day 7   Oct. 16           Invasive Species Poster

                                        Homework:

                           

     

    Day 8   Oct. 21           Invasive Species Poster

                                        Homework:

     

     

    Day 9  Oct. 22            Movie: Strange Days on Planet Earth (Invasive Species)

                                       Homework:                

     

    Day 10 Oct. 23            Ch. 4 and 5 Test

                                        Homework:

     

    Day 11 Oct. 24          Vocab Review Sheet, Discuss Final Test

                                        Homework: Study for Final Test                

     

    Day 12 Oct. 25           Essay Review Sheet, Discuss Final Test

                                        Homework: Study for Final Test

     

    Day 13 Oct. 28             Quarter 1 Final Test

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  • Unit 14: Protists and Fungus

    Day 1 May 2                 Notes: Ch. 19.1-19.3 Protists

                                        Homework: Protist Practice Sheet, Frayer Model Protists

     

    Day 2 May 3                 Lab: Protists Superhoero/Villain

                                        Homework:

     

    Day 3 May 6                Classification of Protists (Moodle)

                                        Homework: Finish Lab 

               

    Day 4    May 7              Protist Identification Lab (Practice for Test)

                                        Homework: 


    Day5    May 8              Notes: Ch. 20 Fungus

                                        Homework: Fungus Practice Sheet, Frayer Model Fungus

     

    Day 6   May 9              Salem Witch Trial PBS Activity

                                        Homework:

     

    Day 7  May 10            Fungus ID Lab (Review for Test)

                                        Homework:           

     

    Day 8    May 11           Test Review Pg. 569 (1-16) & Pg.595 (1-16)

                                        Homework: Ch. 19 & 20 Review (Moodle)

     

    Day 9  May 12             Test Ch. 19 & 20

                                        Homework: Plant Vocab Sheet


  • Unit 15: Plants

     

    Day 1 May 16               Ch. 22 Notes, Ch. 22 Plant Characteristics Practice Sheet

                                        Homework: Frayer Model (Roots)

     

    Day 2 May 17               Lab: Observing Roots, Stems & Leaves

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    Day 3 May 20             Ch. 23 Notes, Ch. 23 Flower Practice Sheet

                                        Homework: Frayer Model (Flower)

     


    Day 4 May 21              Ch. 21 Notes, Ch. 21 Plant Types Practice Sheet

                                        Homework:

     

     

    Day 5 May 22             Dichotomous Key Lab (Identifying Trees)

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    Day 6 May 23             Test Ch. 21-23 (Plants)

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    Day 7 May 24            Final Test (Ch. 17-23)