Mr. Speakman’s Class Website Spring 2019

mrspeakmanswebsite.webs.com

 

Classroom Expectations

Biology Course Outline

 

Spring Semester Biology Lesson Plans

  1. Monday Jan.7th - Lesson 1 - Gene Expression and Regulation
  2. Tuesday Jan. 8th - Lesson 2 - Gene Expression and Regulation (one more time)
  3. Wed. ,Thurs, Friday, Monday, Jan. 9-10, 11 and 14. Lesson 3 - Lab#1 - Pompe Disease
  4. Tuesday Jan. 15 -  Lesson 4 - Mutations
  5. Wed. & Thurs Jan. 16 & 17 - Lesson 5 - Mutations and Translation
  6. Friday Jan. 18 - Lesson 6 - Translation
  7. Tuesday Jan. 22 -  Lesson 7 Cell Cycle, Mitosis, and Cancer
  8. Wed-Friday Jan. 23-25 - Lesson 8 - Lab#1 Sunscreen test
  9. Monday Jan. 28 - Lesson 9 - Think with Ink#3
  10. Tuesday Jan. 29 - Lesson 10 - Enzyme
  11. Wed & Thursday Jan.30-31 - Lesson 11 - Lab#2 Enzyme Activity
  12. Friday Feb. 1 - Lesson 12 - Help grade TWI Test#3 and complete Lab#2
  13. Monday Feb. 4 - Lesson 13 - Multicellular Life
  14. Tuesday Feb. 5 - Lesson 14 -Natural Selection
  15. Wed & Thursday Feb. 6 & 7 - Lesson 15 - Natural Selection Simulation Labs & Lab#3 - Adaptation in Beaks
  16. Friday Feb. 8 - Lesson 16 - More about Natural Selection
  17. Tuesday Feb.12 - Lesson 17 - Darwin and his Observations for Evolution
  18. Wed & Thursday Feb. 13 & 14 - Lesson 18 - Evidence of Evolution  
  19. Friday Feb. 15 - Lesson 19 - Evolutionary Biology Today
  20. Tuesday Feb. 19 Lesson 20 - The Fossil Record
  21. Wed. & Thursday Feb.20&21 - Lesson 21 - The Geologic Time Scale
  22. Friday Feb.22 - Lesson 22 - The Geologic Time Scale Continued
  23. Monday Feb. 25 - Lesson 23 - Origin of Life and Early Single-Celled Organisms
  24. Tuesday Feb. 26 - Lesson 24 - Origin of Life and Early Single-Celled Organisms Continued
  25. Wed. & Thurs. Feb. 27&28 - Lesson 25 - Radiation of Multicellular Life and Lab#5 - Make a Beast
  26. Friday March 1 - Lesson 26 - Primate Evolution
  27. Monday March 4 - Lesson 27 - Patterns in Evolution
  28. Tuesday March 5 - Lesson 28 - Patterns in Evolution continued
  29. Thursday & Friday March 6 & 7 - Lesson 29 - Other Mechanisms of Evolution and Lab#6 - Investigating an Anole Lizard Population
  30. Monday March 11 - Lesson 30 - Genetic Variation within a population
  31. Tuesday March 12 - Lesson 31 - Five factors that can lead to evolution
  32. Wed. & Thurs. March 13&14 - Lesson 32 - Speciation Through Isolation and Lab#7 WebQuest Speciation in Action
  33. Friday March 15 - Lesson 33 - Speciation Through Isolation Continued
  34. Monday March 18 - Lesson 34 - Bacteria and Archaea
  35. Tuesday March 19 - Lesson 35 - Bacteria Disease and Antibiotics
  36. Wed. March 20 - Lesson 36 - Testing Antibacterial Products and What would you Prescribe?
  37. Friday March 23 - Studying Viruses and Prokaryotes
  38. Monday March 25 - Lesson 38 - Viral Structure and Reproduction
  39. Tuesday March 26 - Lesson 39 - Viral Structure and Reproduction continued
  40. Wednesday - Lesson 40 - How antibiotics work
  41. Monday and Tuesday  April 1st and 2nd - Lesson 41 - Pathogens and Human illness
  42. Wednesday and Thursday April 3rd and 4th - Lesson 42 - Immune System
  43. Friday April 5 - Lesson 43 - Immune System Continued
  44. Monday April 8 - Lesson 44 - Human Population Growth and Natural Resources
  45. Wed. & Thurs. April  9 & 10 - Lesson 45 - Air Quality
  46. Friday April 11 - Lesson 46 - Water Quality
  47. Monday & Tuesday April 15 & 16 - Lesson 47 - Threats to Biodiversity
  48. Wednesday & Thursday April 17 & 18 - Lesson 48 - Threats to Biodiversity Continued
  49. Friday April 19 - Lesson 49 - Conservation
  50. Monday April 29 - Lesson 50 - Patterns in Evolution
  51. Tuesday April 30 -  Lesson 51 - Madagascar and Evolution
  52. Wednesday & Thursday April 1 & 2 - Lesson 52 - TWI#4
  53. Friday April 3 - Lesson 53 - Lab#11 - Biomagnification of mercury in marine organisms
  54. Monday April  6 - Lesson 54 - One Million Species at risk of Extinction
  55. Tuesday April 7 - Lesson 55 - Poison Water
  56. Wednesday & Thursday April 8 & 9 - Lesson 56 - The Sixth Mass Extinction

 

           

 

Classwork

  1. Lesson 1 - Notes Due 7/8/18
  2. Lesson 3 - Student Video “Extraordinary Measures” worksheet Due 1/14 (10 points)
  3. Lesson 4 - Amoeba Sisters video recap worksheet Due 1/14 (5 points)
  4. Lesson 4 - Lesson 4 Notes Due 7/15/18 (5 points)
  5. Lesson 5 - Drawing of Translation (copy of p.246) Due 1/16 or 1/18 (10 points)
  6. Lesson 6 - Lesson 6 notes Due 7/18/18 (5 points)
  7. Lesson 6 - Amoeba Sisters video recap worksheet on DNA vs RNA Due 1/18 (10 points)
  8. Lesson 7 - Lesson 7 Notes Due 1/22 (5 points)
  9. Lesson 8 - Lab#1 Sunscreen test Due 1/25 (20 points)
  10. Lesson 9 - TWI test#3
  11. Lesson 10 - Amoeba Sisters video recap worksheet on “Enzymes’ Due 1/30-31 (5 points)
  12. Lesson 11 - Lab#2 Enzyme Activity Due 2/1 (20 points)
  13. Lesson 12 - Help grade TWI test & Complete Lab#2 Due 2/1 (20 points)
  14. Lesson 13 - Lesson 13 notes Due 2/4 (5 points)
  15. Lesson 14 - Lesson 14 notes Due 2/5 (5 points)
  16. Lesson 15 - Lab#3 - Beak Adaptation Due 2/12 (20 Points)
  17. Lesson 16 - Amoeba Sisters Natural Selection video recap worksheet. Due 2/8 (10 points)
  18. Lesson 17 - Lab#3 - Beak Adaptation Due 2/12 (20 Points)
  19. Lesson 18 - Lesson 18 notes Due 2/13 or 14 (5 points)
  20. Lesson 19 - Lesson 19 notes Due 2/13 (5 points) and Copy and Label figure 10.16 Evolution of Whales on p. 318
  21. Lesson 20 - Lesson 20 notes Due 2/19 and Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 319. 2/19. (5 points)
  22. Lesson 21 - Lab#4 Radioactive Decay report Due 2/22 (10 points) and Diagram of Geologic Time Scale on p.366 Due 2/22 (5 points)
  23. Lesson 23 - Lesson 23 Notes and copy figure 12.8 Miller-Urey experiment on p. 369
  24. Lesson 24 - Lesson 24 Notes and copy figure 12.8 Miller-Urey experiment on p. 369 Due 2/26 (5 points)
  25. Lesson 25 - Lesson 25 Notes (5 points) and Lab#5 - Make a Beast (20 points) Due 2/28
  26. Lesson 26 - Lesson 26 Notes and Lab#5 - Make a Beast (20 points) Due 2/28
  27. Lesson 27 - Lesson 27 Notes and notes about From the Fall of Dinos to the Rise of Humans Due 3/4 (5 points)
  28. Lesson 28 - Lesson 28 Notes and Punctuated Equilibrium and Genetic Drift Due 3/4 (5 points)
  29. Lesson 29 - Lesson 29 Notes and P. 351 1-5 Due today (5 points each) and Lab#6 - Investigating Anole Lizard Population Due 3/11 (20 points)
  30. Lesson 30 - Lesson 30 Notes and P. 338 1-5 Due 3/12 (5 points each) and Lab#6 - Investigating Anole Lizard Population Due 3/11 (20 points)
  31. Lesson 31 - Lesson 30 and 31 Notes Due 3/12 (5 points each) and Section 11.1 Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 329
  32. Lesson 32 - Lesson 32 notes Due March 3/12 or 3/13 (5 points) and Quick Lab - Genetic Drift following directions on p.337 Due March 3/14 (10 points) and Lab#7 - WebQuest Speciation in Action Due 3/14 (20 points)
  33. Lesson 33 - complete late work
  34. Lesson 34 - Lesson 34 Notes Due 3/18 (5 points) and Video recap worksheet Due 3/19 (10 points)
  35. Lesson 35 - Lesson 35 Notes Due 3/19 (5 points), Video Recap worksheet Bacteria Due 3/19 (10 points), Section 18.5 Assessment questions 1-5 p. 561 Due 3/19 (5 points)
  36. Lesson 36 - Section 18.5 Assessment questions 1-5 p. 565 Due 3/20 (5 points)
  37. Lesson 37 - Draw Comparison of Pathogen sizes and Structure of Bacteria on p. 547 and 550
  38. Lesson 38 - Lesson 38 Notes Due 3/25 (5 Points), Video Recap worksheet Viruses Due 3/35 (10 points) Section 18.1 Assessment questions 1-5 p. 545 Due 3/25 (5 points)
  39. Lesson 39 - Copy and answer 18.2 Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 551 Due 3/26 (5 points).
  40. Lesson 40 - Complete answers to questions 1-6 in Analysis worksheet for Lab 12-2 Due 3/26 (10 points)
  41. Lesson 41 - Lesson 41 Notes Due 4/1 (5 points)
  42. Lesson 42 - Lesson 42 Notes Due 4/1 (5 points), Lab#10 Case Study: How Do Bacteria Become Resistant? Due 4/5 (20 points)
  43. Lesson 43 - Copy and label figure 31.13 Vaccine response on p. 965 of textbook. Due 4/8 (20 points)
  44. Lesson 44 - Copy Lesson 44 notes and notes on The Rules that Govern Life on Earth Due 4/8 (10 points)
  45. Lesson 45 - Copy Lesson 45 notes and notes on The Rules that Govern Life on Earth Due 4/9 or 4/10 (10 points), Copy figure 18.8 Greenhouse effect on p. 491, Due 4/9 or 4/10 (5 points)
  46. Lesson 46 - Copy Lesson 46 notes and figure 16.11 Biomagnification on p. 495 Due 4/11 (5 points)
  47. Lesson 47 - Copy Lesson 47 notes Due 4/15 (5 points)
  48. Lesson 48 - The Rise of Ecology worksheet Due 4/17 or 4/18 (10 points)
  49. Lesson 49 - Copy Lesson 49 notes Due 4/19 (5 points)
  50. Lesson 50 - Copy Lesson 50 notes Due 4/29 (5 points)
  51. Lesson 51 - Madagascar and Evolution Comprehension handout. Due 5/1 & 2 (5 points)
  52. Lesson 52 - TWI#4 test (20 points)
  53. Lesson 53 - Lab#11 - Biomagnification of mercury in marine organisms Due 5/3 (5 points)
  54. Lesson 54 - “Million species at risk” questions and answers Due 5/6 (5 points)
  55. Lesson 55 - Poison water handout questions and answers Due 5/7 (5 points)



Homework

  1. Lesson 1 - Read Chapter 8.6 p. 248 - 251 and then Copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 251 of Biology textbook. Due 7/8/18 (5 Points)
  2. Lesson 2 - Drawings about Gene Expression and Regulation Copy by hand:
    1. Drawing of how lac operon is turned on or off on p.249 (2 points)
    2. Drawing of Starting Transcription on p. 250 (2 points)
    3. Drawing of mRNA Processing on p. 251 (6 points)
    (Be sure to include all labels and text provided in the drawing
    Due next class (10 points)
  3. Lesson 3 - Using Jigsaw handouts fill in answers to Looking Through a Father’s Eyes worksheet.  Due Jan. 11 (10 points)
  4. Lesson 4 - Read Section 8.7 p.252-255 then copy and answer Assessment
    questions on p. 255. Due next class (5 points)
  5. Lesson 5 - Read Section 8.5 p.243-247 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 255. Due next class (5 points)
  6. Lesson 6 - Complete video recap worksheet for Why is RNA just as cool as DNA. Due 1/22 (10 points)
  7. Lesson 7 - Read Section 5.3 p. 144-147. Copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 147 Due 1/23 (5 points)
  8. Lesson 8 - Lab#1 Sunscreen test Due 1/25 (20 points)
  9. Lesson 9 - Read Section 2.5 p. 54-56. Copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 56
    Due 1/23 (5 points)
  10. Lesson 10 - Amoeba Sisters Worksheet Due 1/30-31 (5 points)
  11. Lesson 11 - None (Lab#2 Report if haven’t completed it)
  12. Lesson 12 - (Lab#2 Report if haven’t completed it) (20 points)
  13. Lesson 13 - Read Section 5.5 p. 151-155 Copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 155 Due 2/4 (5 points)
  14. Lesson 14 - Read section 10.3 p. 304-309 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-6 on p. 309 Due next class (5 points)
  15. Lesson 15 - Copy diagram of Principles of Natural Selection figure 10.6 on p. 307 be sure to include all text. Due 2/8/19 (10 points)
  16. Lesson 16 - Complete Lab#3 Due 2/12 (20 points)
  17. Lesson 17 - Read section 10.2 Darwin’s Observation p.302-303 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 303 Due 2/13 (5 points)
  18. Lesson 18 - Students will read Section 10.4 p.310-314 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 314. Due 2/15 (5 points)
  19. Lesson 19 - Period 1: Students will read Section 10.5 p.316-319 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 319. Due 2/19 (5 points)
  20. Lesson 20 - Students will create a simple one-page report about the evolutionary history of a modern species.Provide an evolutionary tree for the modern species that goes from Precambrian era to today. (10 points)Write several paragraphs describing and explaining the evolutionary tree you have made. Due 2/22 (20 points)
  21. Lesson 21 Students will read Section 12.1 p.360-363 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p.
    363. Due 2/20 (5 points)
  22. Lesson 22 - Read Section 12.2 p.365-367 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 367. Due 2/22
    (5 points)
  23. Lesson 23 - Read Section 12.3 p.368-371 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 371. Due 2/26
    (5 points)
  24. Lesson 24 - Read Section 12.4 p.372- 374 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 374. Due next
    class (5 points)
  25. Lesson 25 - Read Section 12.4 p.372- 374 and do Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 374. Due next
    2/28 (5 points) and Lab#5 - Make a beast Due 2/28 (20 points)
  26. Lesson 26 - None
  27. Lesson 27 - Read Chapter 11.6 p.347-351 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.351. Due 3/5/2019 (5 points)
  28. Lesson 28 - None
  29. Lesson 29 - Read Section 11.3 p.335-338 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.338 Due 3/10/19 (5 points) and copy and label figure 11.11 - The 5 factors the affect  Evolution on p. 342 Due 3/11/19 (5 points)
  30. Lesson 30 - Read Section 11.1 p.328-329 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.329 Due 3/12/19 (5 points)
  31. Lesson 31 - Read section 11.4 p. 340-343 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 343. Due next class,3/13 or 14 (5 points)
  32. Lesson 32 Read Patterns in Sexual Selection on p. 339 then do data analysis and copy and answer questions 1-3 of Identifying Patterns on p.339 and Read Section 11.5 p.344-346 on then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 346
  33. Lesson 33 - none
  34. Lesson 34 - Read Section 18.5 p.559-561 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.561 Due 3/19 (5 points) and complete video recap worksheet about Bacteria Due 3/19 (10
    points)
  35. Lesson 35 - Read Section 18.6 p.563-565 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.565 Due next class (5 points)
  36. Lesson 36 - Draw and label figure 18.2 Relative sizes of cells and infectious particles on p. 54 and Draw and label figure 18.13 Prokaryote Structure on p. 557
  37. Lesson 37 - Draw and label figure 18.6 General Pathways of Viral Infection Due 3/25 (5 points)
  38. Read Section 18.1 p. 544-545 Copy and answer Assessment question 1-5 on p. 545 Due 3/25 (5
    Points) Lesson 38 - Read Section 18.2 p.547-551 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.551 Due next class (5 points)
  39. Lesson 39 - Fill in answers to Analysis worksheet for Lab12-2 “Virus Replication” Due 3/27 (10 points) if haven’t already
  40. Lesson 40 - None
  41. Lesson 41 - Read Section 31.1 p.940-944 and then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p.944 Due next class (5 points), Lab#9 How Pathogens Spread Due next class (20 points)
  42. Lesson 42 - Read Section 31.2 Immune System p. 945-948 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 948 of textbook. Due 3/5 (5 points)
  43. Lesson 43 - Copy and label figure 31.13 Vaccine response on p. 965 of textbook Due 3/8 (5 points)
  44. Lesson 44 - Read Section 16.1 Human Population Growth and Natural Resources p. 484-487 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 487 of textbook. Due next class (5 points)
  45. Lesson 45 - Read Section 16.2 Human Population Growth and Natural Resources p. 488-492 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 492 of textbook Due 4/11 (5 points.
  46. Lesson 46 - Read Section 16.3 Water Quality p. 494-496 then copy and answer Assessment
    questions 1-5 on p. 496 of textbook. Due 4/12 (5 points)
  47. Lesson 47 - Read Section 16.4 Water Quality p. 498-501 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 501 of textbook. Due 4/16 (5 points)
  48. Lesson 48 - None
  49. Lesson 49 - None
  50. Read Section 11.6 Patterns in Evolution p. 347-351 then copy and answer Assessment questions 1-5 on p. 351 of textbook. Due 4/30 (5 points)
  51. Lesson 51 - None
  52. Lesson 52 - None
  53. Lesson 53 - None
  54. Lesson 54 - None
  55. Lesson 55 - None
  56. Lesson 56 - None

 

Extra Credit

Using the brainpop.com website watch the following videos and then do the review quiz for the video must copy the 10 questions and word answers by hand. (5 points for each review done properly)

Charles Darwin              Dinosaurs          Extinction          Fossils               Geologic Time
Natural Selection           Carbon Dating   Ice Age              Bacteria             Six Kingdoms
Climate Change             Earth                Plate Tectonics Symbiosis         Fossil Fuel
Radioactivity                  pH                     Solar System     Cancer              Scientific Method
Greenhouse Effects       Asteroids           Comets              Exoplanets        Genetic mutations
Earth’s Atmosphere       Climate Types   DNA                  RNA                  Mitosis
Precision & Accuracy

Using brainpop.com website play the following games and then write a three paragraph essay (each paragraph at least 3-5 sentences) that explains 1)how to play game, 2)what you learned from game, 3)what changes could be done to make the game better (10 points for each essay done properly).

Antibiotic Game             Carbon Cycle Game      Water Cycle Game        Nitrogen Cycle Game
Food Chain Game