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Ms Nelson

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

Proposed schedule for the week of October 2, 2017

Anatomy & Physiology:  Chapter 3:  Cell Structure & Function – Objectives: 

3.1 Cellular Organization – Know the 3 main parts of a human cell.   Describe the structure & function of cell organelles.

3.2 Crossing the Plasma Membrane – Understand how substances move back & forth across the plasma membrane.  Know the differences between active & passive transport.

3.3 The Cell Cycle – Explain the cell cycle phases & understand the functions of each phase.  Know the difference between mitosis & meiosis including the function of each.

 

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

** 9 week test on Tuesday, Oct. 10 on Chapters 1 & 3 **

Monday

Finish 3.1 PP with student notes

Cell structures ws – review

3.1 vocab (13/31) - due

Ch 3.1 quiz on Tues, 10/3

Tuesday

Ch 3.1 quiz

3.2 PP with student notes

9 week test on Oct 10 – Ch 1 & 3

Wednesday

Ch 3.1 quiz – review

3.2 PP with student notes

3.2 vocab (6/20) due

Thursday

3.2 PP with student notes - finish

3.3 PP with student notes

Friday

3.3 PP with student notes – finish

 3.2 cell membrane transport ws

Review Ch 3 – Content Checkup ?s, EOC ?s

Ch 3 test take home due on Mon, 10/9

9 week test on Tues.  Oct 10 – Ch 1 & 3

3.3 vocab (19/29) – due Tues, 10/10

 

Ecology:   Chapter 4: The Organization of Life – Objectives:

 Sec 1 Ecosystems: Everything is Connected – Understand the differences between biotic & abiotic factors.  Know how a population differs from a species.   Explain why habitats are important.

Sec 2 Evolution – Explain the concepts of natural selection & adaptation.

Sec 3 The Diversity of Living Things – List the 6 kingdoms of organisms.  Describe 2 characteristics of each.

 

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

** 9 week test on Tuesday, Oct. 10 on Chapters 1,2 & 4  **

 

Monday

Ch 4 Sec 2 PP with student notes

Students do Sec 2 Active Reading ws

Sec 2 quiz – Tues, 10/3

Tuesday

Sec 2 Active Reading ws – review

Review Sec 2 in book

Sec 2 quiz – then go over

Students do Sec 3 Active Reading ws

Wednesday

Ch 4 Sec 3 PP with student notes - finish

Thursday

Sec 3 Active Reading ws – review

Sec 3 quiz – then review quiz

Ch 4 Concept Review ws – students do

Friday

Review Ch 4 Concept Review ws

Review Ch 4 quizzes

Ch 4 test

Students work on Review ws (2) for Ch 1

9 week test on Oct 10 – Ch 1, 2, & 4

 

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