Biology
Biology Syllabus 

CH 8- DNA - Vocab sheet

4/24 Structure of DNA notes; DNA model sheet
4/25 8.1 read & notes (on your own); 4.1 journal
4/26 Extracting DNA Lab (pg 229) answer Qs in Notebook
4/27 Crash Course video, Lab Discussion
4/28 DNA Replication Demonstration w/ Vanroekel
5/1 8.3 Read/Notes, 8.3 Section Review  CH 6/7 Notebook Check Rubric
5/2 8.4 Notes
5/3 8.5 Notes, Central Dogma Review Packet
5/4 Replication, Transcription, Translation Video Identification, Start Central Dogma Model Project
5/5 Central Dogma Model Project Work Day
5/8 1st Video & Mutation Notes; 6th Work Day
5/9 1st Work Day; 6th Mutation Notes
5/10 Present Project, Review-- CH 8 Optional Notebook Check Rubric DUE TODAY ONLY!!
5/11 CH 8 Quiz
5/12-5/16  Review for Final
5/17 1st Hour Final
5/18 6th Hour Final
SCHOOLS OUT FOR SUMMA' (SUMMER)!!



Ch 6- Mendel & Meiosis- Vocab
3/13 6.1 Notes (Do #1-6 on 6.1 assessment in notebook- labeled 3/13 Exit Slip)
3/14 Meiosis Videos, Meiosis Diagram/Notes
3/15 finish videos & 6.2 Notes on your own
3/16 6.3 Notes (6th hour 1 day behind)
3/20 1st hour work day; 6th hour 6.3 notes, catch up ("pop" quiz)
3/21 6.4/6.5 Notes
3/22 Mr Anderson Biology Video & Crash Course Video 
3/23 Quick Lab- Test Cross pg 185, Bunny Game
3/24 Intro to Genetics & Meiosis Quiz
3/25-4/2 SPRING BREAK!
4/3 Check In, Go over quizzes, start 6.6 Notes
4/4 Warm up, finish 6.6 notes, exit slip
4/5 Vocab Review pg 1, Read 7.1, Guided Notes
4/6 vocab Review pg 2, pg 202 Quick Lab, Sex-linked inheritance video Hmwk: Investigating Inherited Traits PreLab
4/7 Investigating Inherited Traits Data Sheet, pg 202 Quick Lab
4/10 Labs
4/11 Finish Labs, 7.2 Read & Fill in Guided Notes
4/12 No 1st Hour- Testing; 6th Hour- Free Day
4/13  7.3 Read & Fill in Guided notes
4/14 No School
4/17 Codominance Investigation pg 208 (in notebook); Read & Fill in Guided notes 7.4
4/18 Pedigree Lab
4/19 Review
4/20 Review - Chapter 7 Powerpoint
4/21 Test CH 6&7


CH 5- Cell Growth & Division - Vocab 
1/30 Cell Cycle Videos (links in notes)
1/31 Cell Cycle Notes
2/1 Mitosis Notes  Test Corrections Due tomorrow!
2/2 Snow Day
2/3 Finish notes, Mitosis color sheet
2/6 Introduced Mitosis Stop Motion Video Project/Rubric
2/7 Storyboard completed
2/8 Start shooting Video/Production
2/9-2/10 Finish Videos (Fri- Mitosis Quiz1)
2/13 Watch Videos, 5.1, 5.2 Study Guides
2/14-2/15 Start Onion Root Lab
2/16 Virtual Lab Quiz Tuesday! Mitosis Coloring Sheet
2/20 No School
2/21-2/22  Rotations: Cell Cycle Time Lab, Take 5.3 Notes & answer section Review 1-5.
2/22-24 Mitosis Quiz 2 ; Cell Cycle & Cancer Web Info
Cell Cycle Time Lab
2/27-28 Go over Work, Cancer Risks Article& Questions Hmwk: Read/Notes 5.4
3/1 Asexual Reproduction Notes
3/2 Read/Notes 5.5
3/3 Stem Cells 5.5 notes
3/6 Book review pg. 159 #1-11, 13, 15, 16, 18-22, 25 *** must be totally complete and checked before the test to have the opportunity for corrections.
3/7 Review ---- Ch 5 Enzymes
3/8 Ch 5 Test --- Ch 5 Notebook criteria
3/9 Finish test/ Read 6.1

CH 4- Cells & Energy
Vocab & Objectives
1/4 Check-In & 2nd Semester Expectations
1/5 4.1 Notes Chemical Energy & ATP; 4.2 Photosynthesis Overview
1/6 4.2 Notes Finish      Homework: Photosynthesis Project    Rubric
1/9 Expectations DUE, Photosynthesis Project Work time
1/10 Photosynthesis Work Time or start presentations
1/11 Photosynthesis Project Presentations
1/12-13 Photosynthesis Stations Lab
1/17 Quiz!!  Cellular Respiration Notes
1/18 Finished Cellular Respiration Notes; Cellular Respiration Diagram Drawing
1/19 Cellular Respiration Crash Course Video; Finish Diagrams
1/20 Compare/Contrast Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration Foldable; (1st hour quiz) HMWK: Read/Take Notes 4.6 Fermentation
1/23 Carbon Transfer Virtual Lab (Do in notebook NOT online)
1/24 Pearson Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration Quizzes; Fermentation Notes 
1/25, 1/26 Review   pg 129. # 1-15 (Review)  Photosynthesis & Cell Respiration Compare/Contrast Key
1/27 Test CH 4  Notebook Check: 2nd semester syllabus, vocab sheet, notes 4.1, 4.2, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6; quiz; virtual lab, Compare contrast activity. 

Semester 1 Final Review

Cells Structure & Function (CH 3)
11/8 Characteristics of Life & Cell Theory Notes 
11/9 Cell Basic Structures Notes 
11/10 Notes Continued -- Gather Materials for Cell Model 
11/11 Cell Model Work Time  (Rubric)
11/14 Cell Model Work Time      Enzyme: Cell Structure Flow Chart
11/15 Cell Membrane Notes
11/16-22 Cell Organelle Lab  (Must finish outside of class if not done by 11/22)
11/28 Can't Touch This Webquests (Finish Webquest 1)
11/29 Finish Webquests & Experimental Design    Webquests Resources
11/30 Start "Can't Touch This Lab" Prompt & Rubric
12/1-12/5 Can't Touch this Lab
12/6 Presentations      Groups Evaluation
12/7 Passive/Active Transport Notes
Chapter 3 Test Monday
Notebook Check: Enzymes 11/14, 11/29, 11/30, 12/1; Cell flow chart; Completed Vocab sheet ; Notes (3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4/5) ; Cell Coloring Page; Cell Model Graded Rubric
12/12 CH 3 Test
12/13 NWEA
12/14-16 Review for Final
12/19 1st Hour Final
12/20 6th Hour Final


Biochemistry (Ch2)
Objectives
Monday 9-12: Atoms, Elements, Compounds Flow Chart  Homework: pg 39 # 1-6 
Tuesday 9-13 Periodic Table Notes  
Wednesday 9/14- Friday 9/16: Bonding Basics 
Enzymes 2.1                Quiz Monday!!!
Tuesday 9/20 Unique Properties of Water Notes
Wednesday 9/21 Lab Properties of Water- Honest Abe 
Thursday 9/22 Finish Lab 
Monday 9/26 Properties of Water Video
Tuesday 9/27 Acid & Bases Lab -  10/6 LAB DO TOMORROW!
Friday 10/7 Quiz
Monday 10/10-12 Biomolecules Notes Start Molecules of Life Poster Project  Due: THURSDAY!
10/13 Crash Course-Biomolecules Video  & Biomolecules Flash Cards   Quiz Tuesday
10/17 Biomolecules Card sort and Key
10/18 Quiz 2.3 (Macromolecules)
10/19 Hydrolysis and Condensation Notes  & Hydrolysis & Condensation Reaction Model 
Simulation Video   TEST TUESDAY 2.1-2.3
10/20 Review                                      Enzymes
10/24 Review, Poster Work Time --- Posters Due Tomorrow -- Review KEY 
10/25 2.1-2.3 TEST
10/26 Chemical Reactions Notes
10/27 Chemical Reactions & Enzymes Notes
10/28 Work Day
10/31 Review 
11/1-11/3 Enzyme Lab
TEST MONDAY!!!  
​Notebook Check: Notes 2.4, 2.5; syllabus; organization- corrections from last check (10pts total) 
New material: activation energy, bond energy, hydrolysis and condensation reactions, reactants and products, active site, substrates, how an enzyme works. 
Jeopardy Review 

Biochemistry Test Correctivebiochemistry unit_test_corrective.pdf
Biochemistry Test for Corrections

Biology Intro (Ch1)
Objectives
Tuesday  9-6: Characteristics of Living Things Notes 
Wednesday 9-7 Unifying Themes PowerPoint Homework: 1.1 pg 6 #1-5; 1.2 pg 11 #1-6 in book 
Thursday 9-8 Homework: Biodiversity Article --- QUIZ TOMORROW on 1.1, 1.2


Experimental Design (Review)

Experimental Design Power Point 
Paper Airplanes Experiment Prompt
Paper Airplanes Experiment Report Page
Experimental Design Enzymes (Warm ups) 
Experimental Design Review        Key