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Answer key to Chapter 8 Exam study guide may be found at this link:

Answer Key to Chapter 8 Exam

 

Biology Course Syllabus

Period 1 Academic Grades

Period 2 Academic Grades

Period 4 Academic Grades

Period 5 Academic Grades

Period 6 Academic Grades

 

Spring 2017 2nd Semester Biology Lesson Plans

Lesson 1 - Section 5.1 - The Cell Cycle Jan. 9

Lesson 2 - Section 5.2 - Mitosis and Cytokinesis

Lesson 3 - Section 5.2 - Mitosis and Cytokinesis continued

Lesson 4 - Section 5.3 - Regulation of the cell cycle

Lesson 5 - Section 6.1 - Chromosomes and Meiosis

Lesson 6 - Section 6.2 - Process of Meiosis

Lesson 7 - Section 6.2 - Process of Meiosis continued

Lesson 8 - Section 6.3 - Mendel and Heredity

Lesson 9 - Section 6.6 Meiosis and Genetic Variation

Lesson 10 - Lab#2 - Modeling Mitosis, Meiosis, Crossing Over, Independent Assortment, and Non-Disjunction

Lesson 11 - Review for Test on Mitosis and Meiosis

Lesson 12- Review for Test on Mitosis and Meiosis continued

Lesson 13 - Test on Mitosis and Meiosis

Lesson 14 - Section 6.4 - Traits, Genes, and Alleles

Lesson 15 - Section 6.5 - Traits and Probability

Lesson 16 - Section 6.5 - Traits and Probability continued

Lesson 17 - Section 6.5 - Traits and Probability continued

Lesson 18 - Section 6.5 - Traits and Probability continued

Lesson 19 - Think with Ink - Cancer - Mitosis gone wrong!

Lesson 20 - Section 7.1 Chromosomes and Phenotypes

Lesson 21 - Section 7.2 Complex Patterns of Inheritance

Lesson 22 - Section 7.2 Complex Patterns of Inheritance continued

Lesson 23 - Section 7.4 Human Genetics and Pedigrees

Lesson 24 - Lab#6 - Inventory of Traits and Pedigree Worksheet

Lesson 25 - Pedigree Worksheet

Lesson 26 - Autosomal Pedigree and Review for Test on Chapter 6 and 7

Lesson 27 - Review for Test on Chapter 6 and 7

Lesson 28 - Lab#7 - Who gets the Money and Review for Test on Chapter 6 and 7

Lesson 29 - Test on Chapter 6 and 7

Lesson 30 - Section 8.1 Identifying DNA as the Genetic Material

Lesson 31 - Section 8.2 Structures of DNA

Lesson 32 - Section 8.3 DNA Replication and Lab#8 - Modeling DNA structure and replication process.

Lesson 33 - Section 8.3 DNA Replication continued

Lesson 34 - Think with Ink Quiz Using Graphing Analysis

Lesson 35 - Section 8.4 DNA Transcription

Lesson 36 - Lab#9 - How proteins are made

Lesson 37 - Section 8.4 - Transcription continued

Lesson 38 - Section 8.5 - Translation

Lesson 39 - Section 8.6 - Gene Expression and Regulation

Lesson 40 - California Science Test Practice

Lesson 41- Section 8.7 - Mutations

Lesson 42 - Section 8.7 - Mutations continued
Lesson 43 - Review for Test on Chapter 8
Lesson 44 - Chapter 8 Test
Lesson 45- Section 10.1 - Evolution
Lesson 46 - Section 10.2 - Darwinís Observations

Lesson 47 - Section 10.2 - Darwinís Observations continued
Lesson 48 - Section 10.3 - Theory of Natural Selection

Lesson 49 - Section 10.4 - Evidence for Evolution
Lesson 50 - Section 10.5 Evolutionary Biology Today
Lesson 51 - Section 10.5 Evolutionary Biology Today continued

 

Homework

Lesson 1 - Vocab Check questions 1-6 on p. 76 of Interactive reader. Due 1/10

Lesson 2 - Vocab Check and The Big Picture questions on p. 79 Due next class

Lesson 3 - Section 5.2 Study Guide questions 1-11 p. 45-46. Due 1/13

Lesson 4 - Work Package#1 Due 1/17

Lesson 5 - Section 6.1 Vocab Check 1-6 p. 92 Due next class

Lesson 6 - Section 6.1 Study Guide 1-17 p. P.53-54 Due 1/20

Lesson 7 - Section 6.2 Study guide questions 1-17 on p. 55-56 Due 1/23

Lesson 8 - Section 6.3 Study guide questions 1-12 on p. 57-58 Due 1/24

Lesson 9 - Section 6.6 Study guide questions 1-12 on p. 63-64 Due next class

Lesson 10 - Chapter 5 and 6 Review for test handout Due 1/27

Lesson 11 - Chapter 5 and 6 Review for test Due 1/30 and Begin Work Package#2 Due 1/31

Lesson 12 - Complete Work Package#2 and Study for Test on Chapter 5 and 6 Due 1/31

Lesson 13 - No homework

Lesson 14 - Section 6.4 Study guide questions 1-12 on p. 59-60 Due 2/3

Lesson 15 - No homework

Lesson 16 - Section 6.5 Study guide questions Due 2/7

Lesson 17- No homework

Lesson 18 - No homework

Lesson 19 - Work Package#3 Due 2/13

Lesson 20 - Section 7.1 Study guide questions 1-8 on p. 65-66 Due 2/15

Lesson 21 - Section 7.2 Study guide questions 1-12 on p. 67-68 of Study Guide.

Lesson 22 - No homework

Lesson 23 - Create 10 questions with answers based on the text of Section 7.4

Lesson 24 - Section 7.4 Vocab Check 1-6 and complete Pedigree Worksheet

Lesson 25 - Autosomal Pedigree worksheet

Lesson 26 - Chapter 7 Review question 1-9 on p. 121 of Interactive Reader

Lesson 27 - Find the answers to Vocabulary quiz Sections 6.3, 6.4, 6.5

Lesson 28 - Study for test on Friday March 3, 2017 using Genetics Test Study Guide put answers on separate sheet of paper. Create Work Package#4 - Due Friday March 3, 2017

Lesson 29 - Prepare Work Package#4 if you didnít turn it in today - Due Monday 3/5

Lesson 30 - Study Guide 8.1 questions 1-11 on p. 73-74 of the Study Guide Due 3/7

Lesson 31 - Vocab Quiz 8.2 questions 1-4 on p. 128 and Hand written answers to Genetics Test Study Guide on separate sheet of paper.

Lesson 32 - Study Guide 8.2 questions 1-8 and Vocab Quiz 8.3 questions 1-5 Due 3/10

Lesson 33 - Study Guide 8.3 questions 1-17 Due 3/13

Lesson 34 - Prepare Science Notebook for notebook check Due 3/14

Lesson 35 - 8.4 Vocab Check questions 1-3 Due next class

Lesson 36 - 8.4 Study Guide questions 1-13 Due 3/17

Lesson 37 - Draw and Label illustration on p. 133 of Transcription in Interactive Reader if didnít complete in class and do 8.5 Vocab Check questions 1-4 p. 138 of Interactive Reader

Lesson 38 - Draw and Label illustration on p. 137 of Translation in Interactive Reader if didnít complete in class and do 8.5 Study Guide questions 1-15 p. 81-82 of Interactive Reader

Lesson 39 - Complete copying drawing and text of Transcription illustration on p. 133 and Translation  on     p. 137 of Interactive Reader on blank sheet of paper. Due next class

Lesson 40 - Section 8.6 Study Guide questions 1-15 p.83-84 in the Study Guide.

Lesson 41 - Section 8.6 Vocab Check 1-4 and Section 8.7 Study Guide questions 1-18 on p.85-86 in the Study Guide

Lesson 42 - Students will copy and answer Chapter 17 Review questions 1-8 on p. 145 of Interactive Reader Due 3/28 and Students will copy and answer questions to Study Guide for Test on Genetics, DNA Replication, Gene Expression and Mutations  Due 3/31 and prepare  Work Package#5  Due 3/31

Lesson 43 - Copy and answer by hand questions 1-17 of Chapter 8 Exam Study Sheet and prepare  Work Package#5  Due 3/31

Lesson 44 - No homework
Lesson 45 - Section 10.1 Vocab Check 1-5 Due 4/3

Lesson 46 - Section 10.1 Study Guide 1-16 Due 4/4
Lesson 47 - Section 10.2 Vocab Check questions 1-6 on p.172 of Interactive Reader Due Next class

Lesson 48 - Section 10.2 Study Guide questions 1-12 on p. 101-102 of Study Guide Due 4/7

Lesson 49 - Section 10.3 Study Guide questions 1-19 on p.103-104 of Study Guide Due 4/11
Lesson 50 - Section 10.4 Vocab check 1-6 p. 175 Due 4/14

Lesson 51 - Work Package#6 Due Friday 4/28 and Study for Section 10 Exam Due Friday 4/18

 

Extra Credit

Copy by hand on a sheet of paper the quiz questions and answers for the following Brain Pop videos: Cells, Mitosis, Cancer, Heredity, Genetics, Genetic Mutations, DNA, RNA, Cloning

(5 points per 10 questions correctly copied and answered)

Think with Ink Extra Credit Project

Play Brain Pop games Control of the Cell Cycle or Blood Typing and write report about what you did in the game and what you learned from playing the game. (10 points for 1 page report)