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Ms Dupuy

Email: 
cdupuy@amherst.k12.va.us
Phone: 
434-528-6499 ext 30872
Classes Taught: 
Biology II: Anatomy and Physiology, and Bio II: Ecology

Objectives for the week of Nov 5, 2018

Anatomy & Physiology:  Chapter 4:  Body Tissues & Membranes – Objectives: 

4.1 Epithelial Tissue –Describe the structures & functions of epithelial tissue. Know the names & locations of various epithelial tissues.

4.2 Connective Tissue – Describe the structures & functions of connective tissue. Know the names & locations of various connective tissues.

4.3 Muscular Tissue – Describe the structures & functions of muscular tissue. Know the names & locations of various muscular tissues.

4.4 Nervous Tissues – Describe the structures & functions of nervous tissue.

4.5 Extracellular Junctions, Glands, & Membranes – Describe the structures & functions of 3 types of extracellular junctions.  Explain the difference between an exocrine & endocrine gland.  Understand how the body’s membranes are organized.   Know the names & describe the major types of membranes in the body.

 

Online text book access:  www.mhhe.com/longenbaker8

 

Ecology:  Chapter 5: How Ecosystems Work – Objectives:

 Sec 1 Energy Flow in Ecosystems  – Understand how energy is transferred from the sun to producers & then to consumers.  Explain how consumers depend upon producers.  Understand the differences between food chains & food webs.  Explain why an energy pyramid is a representation of trophic levels.

Sec 2 The Cycling of Materials – Describe the short-term & long-term process of the carbon cycle.  List the 3 stages of the nitrogen cycle.  Explain the role of nitrogen fixing bacteria in the nitrogen cycle.

Sec 3 How Ecosystems Change – Understand the process of ecological succession.  Describe how lichens contribute to primary succession.

Online text book access:  www.nexuslearning.net/books/Holt_Env_Science/

 

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