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  • Advanced Biology I

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  • Unit 9: Applied Genetics

    Day 1  Feb. 4               Notes: Ch. 10.3 Gene Linkage

                                        Homework: Gene Linkage Practice Sheet, Main IDEA 10.3

     

     

    Day 2  Feb. 5              Notes: 13.1 Applied Genetics

                                        Homework: Applied Genetics Practice Sheet, Main IDEA 13.1



    Day 3 Feb. 6              Lab: Select Crosses “Punnet Squares”

                                        Homework: Finish Lab

     

     

    Day 4  Feb. 7            Video: Dogs by Design (Nova), Video Worksheet

                                        Homework: Catch up on any missing work

     

     

    Day 5  Feb. 10         Notes: 11.2 Dominance and Human Genes                                                                                                                

                                    Homework: Human Genetics Practice Sheet, Main IDEA 11.2

     

     

    Day 6  Feb. 11              Pedigree Lab: Human Genetics, ACT Practice Test 2                       

    Homework: Finish Lab, Study for Test

     

     

    Day 7  Feb. 12            Movie: Designer babies

                                        Homework: Study for Test


    Day 8 Feb. 13             Ch. 10.3, 11.2 & 13.1 Test

                                        Homework: Ch. 12 Vocab               

     

    Day 9  Feb. 14          Test Corrections

                                        Homework:

  • Unit 10: DNA

    Unit 10: DNA to Protein

    Textbook: Chapter 12 and Section 13.2

                           

    Day 1     Feb. 26   Ch. 12-1 Notes: DNA

                 Homework: Practice Sheet 12.1 DNA, 12.1 Main IDEA

     

    Day 2     Feb. 27   Ch. 12-2 Notes: Replication, Movie: Crash Course in Biology (Youtube)

                  Homework: Practice Sheet 12.2 DNA replication, 12.2 Main IDEA

     

    Day 3     Feb. 28   DNA Replication Lab

                  Homework:

     

    Day 4     March 1   Ch. 12-3 Notes: Transcription

                  Homework: Practice Sheet 12.3 Transcription, 12.3 Main IDEA

     

    Day 5     March 4   Ch. 12-3 Notes: Translation, Movie: Crash Course in Biology (Youtube)                                                                                                                       Homework: Practice Sheet 12.3 Translation

     

    Day 6     March 5   DNA replication to Protein Synthesis Lab

                  Homework:

     

    Day 7     March 6    Ch. 12-4 Notes: Mutations

                  Homework: Practice Sheet 12.4 Mutations, 12.4 Main IDEA

     

    Day 8     Mar 11    Ch. 13-2 Notes: DNA Technology Notes

                  Homework: Practice Sheet 13.2 DNA technology

     

    Day 9     March 12     Movie: DNA in Forensics, Test Review

                  Homework: Study for Ch. 12 & 13.2 Test

     

    Day 10   March 13   Ch. 12 & 13.2 Test: DNA

                  Homework: Ch. 14 & 15 Vocab


  • 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

                                        Homework:

     

     

    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)