200 Point Balloon Car Project is due in 3 weeks! Click here for information: Balloon Car Project
Vocabulary terms due Tuesday. Click here for list and also on Google Classroom: Vocabulary terms Page 366
Monday 11/13- We will cover gravity and weight today. Meet in lab 109. Lab Stations and then notes and problems. Powerpoint to use: Mass Weight and Gravity PowerPoint slides
Tuesday 11/14- We will be in the lab again today and cover Weight
Wednesday 11/5- Friction Lab today! Meet in lab 109 ( Air resistance with Helicopter Lab)
Thursday 11/16- Quiz on Gravity and Friction.
Friday 11/17- Virtual lab about pendulums
Genetic Disorder Presentations are quickly approaching. Presentations will begin December 4! Students have this coming Friday, 11/17, as the last day to work on it during my class. Click here for information: Genetic Disorder Research and Presentation.docx
Monday 11/13- We will begin our Biotechnology Webquest. Students have 2 days in class to complete during class and it is due on Monday, 11/27.
Tuesday 11/14- Work on Biotechnology Webquest
Wednesday 11/15- Start Genetics powerpoint and activities. Click here for copy of powerpoint.Test 5–Genetics Part 1 Notes
Thursday 11/16- Work on Punnett Squares and Mendelian Genetics
Friday 11/7- Work on completing either Biotechnology Webquest or Genetic Disorder Presentation
Balloon Car Project is 4 weeks away! (200 pts) Click here for information: Balloon Car Project
Click here for powerpoint:Magnetism_Part_1.ppt
Monday 11/6- Go over lab and work on packet from the book about magnetism.
Tuesday 11/7- Check packet for correctness and do powerpoint. Do vectors for a grade.
Wednesday 11/8- Play review games (Jeopardy and password) ( Veteran’s Day Program at 8:30)
Thursday 11/9- Quiz on forces and magnetism ( Advisory Schedule)
Friday 11/10- Out for Veteran’s Day Observance!
Genetic Disorder Presentation is quickly approaching; it is due December 4th. November 17th is the last day to work on it during school! Click here for information: Genetic Disorder Research and Presentation.docx
Click here for powerpoint about DNA–16-BioDNA,trans
Monday 11/6- DNA Transcription
Tuesday 11/7- DNA Translation
Wednesday 11/8- Mutations and practice replicating, transcribing and translating (Veteran’s Day Program at 8:30 a.m.)
Thursday 11/9- Dork DNA activity to be a quiz grade ( Activity Schedule today)
Friday 11/10- Out due to observance of Veteran’s Day!
Balloon Car Project Assignment: This is due December 4th. 200 points! Click here for instructions:Balloon Car Project
Monday 10/30- Choice Day. Vocabulary for Forces and Magnetism is due by the end of the period. Magnetism Vocabulary
Tuesday 10/31- Leaning Tower of Pasta Challenge
Wednesday 11/1- Forces types and vectors, notes and practice
Thursday 11/2- Magnetism video and guided notes
Friday 11/3- Lab on Magnetism
Monday 10/30- Choice Day. Students will explore art, math, engineering and puzzles related to plants. Vocabulary due by the end of the period. Click here for copy: Vocabulary Terms for DNA
Tuesday 10/31- DNA Extraction. We will extract DNA from Strawberries to learn about its location, structure and function.
Click here for a powerpoint about DNA: 16-BioDNA,trans
Wednesday 11/1- DNA Structure. Build DNA Knex set models to understand its structure. Worksheet for extended application.
Thursday 11/2- DNA Replication with Knex , take notes
Friday 11/3- Transcription with Knex, model and take notes
We have a test on Waves Friday! Click here for a copy of study guide:Waves Study Guide
Monday 10/23- Finish presentations about wave uses. Give hard copy of study guide. Eye picture due.
Tuesday 10/24- Open note quiz on uses of waves. Finish light lesson on Blendspace.
Wednesday 10/25– Go over study guide. Do practice problems, review game.
Thursday 10/26- Kahoot Review- ( I have chromebooks reserved)
Friday 10/27– Test on Waves
Test on Reproduction is this Friday, 10/27! Click here for copy of the study guide: Study Guide for Reproduction Test
Monday 10/23- Lab on Seeds and Fruits. A hard copy of the study guide will be given today!
Tuesday 10/24- Cover human fetal development and germination of seeds. Review worksheet for homework Click here for copies of sheets:
Wednesday 10/25- Check worksheet and go over study guide. Play game.
Thursday 10/26- Kahoot review. ( I have chromebooks reserved)
Friday 10/27- Test on Reproduction
Monday 10/16- Lab on Light and color (Lab 109) ( Uses of waves presentation assigned today) Click here for instructions: Uses of Waves Presentation
Tuesday 10/17- Computer lab 119. Google Quiz on Waves and research wave topic.
Wednesday 10/18- Work on presentation/ Google Slides/Chromebooks
Thursday 10/19- Lecture on Light and EM Spectrum
Friday 10/20– Presentations about uses of waves
Monday 10/16- Dissection of Flowers and Cone Lab
Tuesday 10/17- Google Quiz on Reproduction and work on Genetic Disorder Presentation (Computer lab A-119)
Wednesday 10/18- Review of all covered material, watch videos and do worksheets together.
Thursday 10/19- Hormones and Target Cells
Friday 10/20- Types of Fertilization