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observe and sketch pollen
notes on success of seeds producing plants
Notes: classify angiosperms
go to field and dig up two plants
In lab sketch differences between monocot and dicots.
woody vs herbaceous
Mini-lab: transect counting plant types
collect last measurments and write up lab report
page 525 #1-25
Topic: plant parts
Topic: plant tissues
Notes/reading about stomata.
Lab---see me to make up lab.
Draw apical meristim.
LAB: Microscope: look at root growth. Sketch.
Read and highlight structure of a stem.
Label branch/sketch into notebook.
Mini-root lab---check root length
Stems: draw and label branch, notes on wood formation
Finish Stem notes
Set up tuber lab, check roots.
review WS packet
review plant WS packet due
finish root lab
Fill out diagram. In notes write summary of gymnosperm life cycle.
Fill out diagram. Read and add to diagram. Write summary of life cycle in notes. Answer questions in notes.
read 4 articles and highlight pros and cons for GMOS. Pick a side and write thesis statement.
Test make up
type up persuasive essay
Type up paper.
Progress reports passed out. Missing work due this friday. (notebook check was done yesterday)
finish essay and turn in. Due tomorrow.
If not done with paper.
DUE: Progress report signed with all missing work from first 3 weeks.
Topic: Animalia Kingdom
EQ: Explain the characteristics all animals share.
Whiteboard activity with brainstorming.
Read pg 657 take notes: characteristics, body structure, and classifications.
Highlight, write 3 questions, and write summary.
EQ: What functions do animals need to preform for survival?
Read and take notes pags 658-659
EQ: Explain the trends in evolution
Read and take notes pgs 660-663 (have subtitles for each topic)
Topic: Cladogram (leave this page blank)
EQ: What are themajor groups of animals and the dervided characteristics that sperate them?
EQ: Why sponges are clssified as animals and how do they carry out basic functions?
Read and take notes pg 664-665 (with subtitles)
Highlight and write questions for Evolution notes
SEc reivew pg 663 #1-6
Notes: sponges. Read pgs 664-665.
Summary for evolution notes
Review sponges notes.
Sponge mini-lab (don't need to make up)
Sponge color WS packets
Finish notes for sponges:
Notes: Cnidarians---be sure to get notes from a partner.
Video: 15 min on Cnidarians.
Cnidarian color WS packet
Finish cnidarian color WS
Notes: cnidarina groups
Videos about each group
Review pgs 679-680 #1-26, skip # 23, 25
Notes and videos
More than half the class is gone taking the ACT. Watch video "worms and parasites"
Research 3 parasitic flatworms. Share info with partner and write into notes.
compare and contrst flatworms with roundworms.
Research/read about paractitic roundworms.
LAB: observe an earthworm at the lab
finish anatomy notes
video on annelids
Reading and coloring of mollusks
read about squid
go over lab and 10 min video looking at dissection
finish lab questions
shape of life video of mullusks
summary comparing worms and mullusks
take notes from page 701-704 in notebook (under each class of mollusk)
start review pg 711 #1-31
REview over mollusk notes
reivew pg 711 #1-31
worm and mollusks test
notes: what is an arthropod
read and notes pg 716-719
go over arthropod notes
read pg 721 crustaceans
fill out color WS
Watch dissection videos.
work on anatomy WS packet.
Read and take notes from pages 722-725.
Compare and contast arthropods.
Read and notes on insects pgs 726-730.
Land arthropods video.
Notes: complete vs incomplete metamorphosis
Case STudy: silk worms
Watch videos for cricket dissection
Video on echinoderms
Notes and computer research on 4 different classes
Arthrodpod and Echinoderm test
INtro to chordates
Video on chordates
evolution of fish notes
Video of evolution of fish
notes: form and function pgs 774-778,notes for each subtitle
color anatomy WS
Video on chordates 10 min.
watch video and fill out WS---turn in WS
explain what each organ does on WS
Fish Dissection videos---look over lab
Gyotaku fish print---add in external anatomy
Evolution of amphibians reading and notes
watch invaders of land video---fill out video guide and turn in
video and notes on evolution of amphibians
read and take note on frog anatomy
Compare fish and amphibians
Frog anatomy WS
Pass out papers, progress reports, notecheck
Finish frog anatomy WS and turn in
Finish chapter review pg 793 #1-30
what is a reptile
evolution of reptile notes
Notes: form and function pg 800-82
video and notes
color worksheet packet
bird color packet
Bird notes 806-812
form and function notes.
Cornell Interactive anatomy website
review form and function of birds
Go over evolution of mammals
form and function of mammal notes
seniors AND periods 4 and 6 have final exams
exams for periods 1,3,5
Exam was taken on Wed. Movie on Friday.