Honors Biology Semester 1

Honors Biology Daily Agenda

Friday 1/23/15

No School-Records Day!



Thursday 1/22/15

Exams Hour 7 and Make-ups



Wednesday 1/21/15

Exams Hours 5&6



Tuesday 1/20/15

Exams Hours 3&4



Monday 1/19/15

Exams Hours 1&2



Friday 1/16/15

Objective: Review for your exam


FTF: No FTF!


1. Answers questions on Final Exam Review


Homework: Final Exam Review


Thursday 1/15/15

Objective: Review for your exam


FTF: No FTF!


1. Finish Meiosis/Karyotype Notes

2. Go over Cell Cycle Quiz

3. Diploid vs Haploid Activity

4. Work on Final Exam Review


Homework: Final Exam Review



Wednesday 1/14/15


Objective: Review for your exam


FTF: No FTF!


1. Work on Final Exam Review


Homework: Final Exam Review



Tuesday 1/13/15


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of Mitosis


FTF: No FTF! Take 5 minutes to study for your quiz


1. Quiz: Cell Cycle/Mitosis

2. Go over Photosynthesis Test


Homework: Start your final exam review! I will answer questions on Friday.


Monday 1/12/15


Objective: Describe the results of Mitosis vs Meiosis


FTF: What are the results of Mitosis?


1. Mitosis review

2. Notes: Meiosis/Karyotypes


Homework: Study for your quiz over Mitosis tomorrow




Friday 1/9/15

Snow Day!

Thursday 1/8/15

Snow Day!

Wednesday 1/7/15

Snow Day!


Tuesday 1/6/15


Objective: Describe the results of Mitosis


FTF: Label the diagram below with the steps of the cell cycle

1. Socrative Fun Quiz

2. Finish Mitosis Notes

3. Mitosis Motions Game

4. Onion Root Tip Mitosis Pictures.

5. Socrative Exit Ticket:


During which phase of Mitosis do the chromosomes first become visible?


A. Interphase

B. Prophase

C. Metaphase

D. Anaphase

E. Telophase

F. Cytokinesis



Homework: Study for your quiz on Thursday over Mitosis


Monday 1/5/15


Objective: Describe why cells divide.


FTF: No FTF!


1. Notes: Mitosis


Homework: Review your notes on Mitosis


Friday 12/19/14


Objective:

FTF:

1. Cellular Respiration Lab


Homework: No Homework! Have a great break!


Thursday 12/18/14


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of photosynthesis/cellular respiration.


FTF: No FTF! Take 5 minutes to study for your test


1. Turn in FTFs (13 total 11/20-12/17)

2. Test: Photosynthesis

3. Cellular Respiration Pre-Lab


Homework: Cellular Respiration Pre-Lab



Wednesday 12/17/14


Objective: Review concepts associated with photosynthesis/cellular respiration.


FTF: Label the reactions of photosynthesis inside a chloroplast. Include all products and reactants.


1. Correct Study Guide-if you didn't yesterday

2. Review Game: Photosynthesis/Cellular Respiration


Homework: Study for your test tomorrow over Photosynthesis/Cellular Respiration


Tuesday 12/16/14


Objective: Review concepts associated with photosynthesis/cellular respiration.


FTF: How many ATP are made in each stage of Cellular Respiration?


1. Go over Photosynthesis Quiz

2. Pass back papers-organize portfolios

2. Work on Study Guide


Homework: Finish Study Guide


Monday 12/15/14


Objective: Describe how cellular respiration releases the energy stored through photosynthesis.


FTF: Describe the difference between aerobic and anaerobic respiration.


1. Turn in Plant Paradox-Mission to Mars

2. Cellular Respiration Chart/Mitochondria diagram

3. Photosynthesis vs. CR Sort-it


Homework: Start Studying! Your test is on Thursday!


Friday 12/12/14


Objective: Describe how the process of photosynthesis stores energy and cellular respiration releases it.


FTF: How are photosynthesis and cellular respiration dependent on one another?


1. Turn in Photosynthesis Lab!

2. Finish Cellular Respiration Notes

3. Plant Paradox Form B


Homework: Finish Plant Paradox-due Monday!


Thursday 12/11/14


Objective: Describe the process of cellular respiration


FTF: Why do cells perform Glycolysis.


1. Finish Cellular Respiration Notes

3. Plant Paradox Form A (mission to mars)


Homework: Photosynthesis Graph-lab due on Friday!


Wednesday 12/10/14


Objective:

FTF: No FTF! Take 5 minutes to study for your quiz


1. Quiz: Photosynthesis

2. Go over Cell Test

3. Start Cellular Respiration Notes


Homework:


Tuesday 12/9/14


Objective: Demonstrate the process of photosynthesis in lab. Conduct a controlled experiment.


FTF: If you removed Carbon Dioxide from a plant's environment, what would you expect to happen to it's production of Glucose and Oxygen?


1. Photosynthesis Lab: Day 2 (what do you want to change?)

2. Work on Conclusion questions-don't do the graph yet!


Homework: Study for your quiz tomorrow over photosynthesis


Monday 12/8/14


Objective: Demonstrate the process of photosynthesis in lab. Conduct a controlled experiment.


FTF: Write the formula for photosynthesis using words (not formulas).

Where will we get our reactants from in the lab?

How do you think we will observe our products?


1. Photosynthesis Lab: Day 1


Homework: Day one conclusions.

Friday 12/5/14


Objective: Contrast the light dependent reactions and Calvin cycle.


FTF: Describe the process that is occurring in the picture below.


1. Turn in Webquest

2. Go over ATP Quiz

3. Photosynthesis Pre-Lab


Homework: Review your notes-quiz is on Wednesday!


Thursday 12/4/14


Objective: Contrast the light dependent reactions and calvin cycle.


FTF: Are the Light Dependent reactions and Calvin cycle dependent on one another? Explain.


1. Photosynthesis Sort-it

2. Multi-Web Quest on Photosynthesis 

(The first link does not work-you can still fill out the drawing and answer the questions)

http://academic.kellogg.edu/herbrandsonc/bio111/animations/0054.swf

http://dendro.cnre.vt.edu/forestbiology/photosynthesis.swf

www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/labbench/lab9/stomamov.htm


Homework: Webquest-due on Friday


Wednesday 12/3/14


Objective: Describe the reactants and products of the light dependent reactions/calvin cycle


FTF: No FTF!


1. Diagram Light Dependent Reaction

2. Notes: Calvin Cycle/Light Independent Reaction


Homework: Review your notes over Light Independent Reactions. Quiz on Friday!


Tuesday 12/2/14


Objective: Describe the reactants and products of the light dependent reactions.


FTF: No FTF! (Grab a white board and a marker-1 per table)


1. Photosynthesis sort!

2. Go over Graph: Absorption of Chlorophyll

3. Finish Light Dependent Reaction Notes


Homework: Review your notes over Light Dependent Reactions! Quiz on Friday!


Monday 12/1/14


Objective: Describe the reactants and products of the light dependent reactions


FTF: Write the formula for photosynthesis-label the reactants and products.


1. Notes: Introduction to Photosynthesis equations

2. Graph: Absorption of Chlorophyll


Homework: Finish Graph!

Tuesday 11/25/14

Objective: Evaluate your understanding of ATP


FTF: Describe the differences between ATP and ADP.


1. Go over ATP Lab

2. ATP Quiz-Open Note!

3. Notes 8-2 History of Photosynthesis


Homework: No Homework!


Monday 11/24/14

Objective: Describe the difference between ATP and ADP


FTF: Describe the difference between an autotroph and heterotroph.


1. ATP Notes

2. 8-1 Reading Guide

3. ATP Pre-Lab

4. Video Notes


Homework: Finish ATP Pre-Lab-lab is tomorrow!

Friday 11/21/14

Objective: Describe the difference between autotrophs and heterotrophs


FTF: No FTF!


1. ACT Practice: Passage 1 and 3-write answers/name on a note card and turn in!

2. 8-1 Reading Guide

3. ATP Pre-Lab

4. Video Notes


Homework: Finish your diffusion/osmosis lab-due on Monday



Thursday 11/20/14


Objective: Graph data from a scientific exploration


FTF: Do you depend on the sun for energy? Support your answer.


1. Work on Diffusion/Osmosis Lab


Homework: Finish Diffusion and Osmosis Lab-Due on Monday!



Wednesday 11/19/14


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of cells


FTF: No FTF! Show me your video notes/study guide and Lets look at your cellular transport quiz from Monday!


1. Turn in your FTF's (8 total) 10/30-11/13

2. Test: Unit 3 Cells


Homework: No Homework!



Tuesday 11/18/14


No School! Snow Day!


Monday 11/17/14


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of cell membranes and cellular transport


FTF: No FTF! Take 5 minutes to study for your quiz.


1. Quiz: Cellular Transport

2. Osmosis portion of Lab

3. Work on Study Guide-due tomorrow. Test on Wednesday.


Homework: Transport Lab, Study Guide

Friday 11/14/14

Objective: Describe how the cell membrane is a selectively permeable membrane.



FTF: No FTF! Fill in the graphic organizer with terms about cellular transport


1. Diffusion Lab (Osmosis part is on Monday!) Lab is due on Tuesday!

2. Endosymbiosis Video notes-Due on Tuesday!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-FQmAnmLZtE

https://paul-andersen.squarespace.com/endosymbiosis


Homework: Study for your quiz over cellular transport on Monday! Test is on Wednesday of next week.



Thursday 11/13/14


Objective: Describe how the cell membrane is a selectively permeable membrane.


FTF: A cell is losing mass due to water loss. Describe the solution it must be in (iso, hypo, hyper) and how you know that!



1. Go over Homework

2. Finish Cellular Transport Notes

3. Cell Membrane Crash Course https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPKvHrD1eS4&index=5&list=PL3EED4C1D684D3ADF


Homework: Read your notes-quiz is on Monday!



Wednesday 11/12/14


Objective: Describe how the cell membrane is a selectively permeable membrane.


FTF: Draw a picture that demonstrates equilibrium.


1. Turn in Cell Analogy!

2. Go over Organelle Quiz from Tuesday

3. Finish Cellular Transport Notes


Homework: Which one? Isotonic, Hypertonic, Hypotonic



Tuesday 11/11/14


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of the structure and function of eukaryotic organelles


FTF: No FTF! Take 5 minutes to study for your quiz.


1. Quiz: Cell organelles

2. Notes: Active and Passive Transport

3. Work on Cell Analogy!


Homework: Finish your cell analogy-due on Wednesday!


Monday 11/10/14


Objective: Use a microscope to observe differences between plant and animal cells


FTF: How do you make a wet mount slide?


1. Go over Quiz 7.1 Introduction to cells.

2. Lab: Comparing Plant and Animal Cells

3. Keep working on your cell analogy-due on Wednesday!


Homework: Study for your quiz over organelles Tuesday, work on analogy-due Wednesday!


Friday 11/7/14

Objective: Describe the structure and function of plant and animal cells.


FTF: Draw an animal cell. Label the cell membrane, nucleus, nucleolus and cytoplasm.


1. Finish Notes: Organelles

2. Individual Cell Analogy-Due Tuesday 11/11

3. Cell Animation-super cool! http://www.ted.com/talks/david_bolinsky_animates_a_cell.html


Homework: Work on your Cell Analogy-due Tuesday. Quiz over Organelles on Tuesday


Thursday 11/6/14

Objective: Evaluate your understanding of Prokaryotes vs Eukaryotes


FTF: No FTF! Take 5 minutes to study for your quiz


1. Quiz-7-1 Introduction to the Cell

2. Notes: Organelles


Homework: Cell City Analogy


Wednesday 11/5/14

Objective: Use a microscope to examine prokaryotes vs. eukaryotes


FTF: Why do cells need to divide before they grow too large?


1. Microscope Lab-turn it in if you finish! Staple Pre-Lab to the front.

2. Study for your quiz tomorrow over Cells.


Homework: Study for your Quiz on Thursday over 7-1 Introduction to cells


Tuesday 11/4/14


Objective: Use a microscope to examine prokaryotes vs. eukaryotes


FTF: How do you calculate the magnification of a compound light microscope?


1. Finish Notes

2. Go over Microscope Pre-Lab

3. Microscope Lab


Homework: Study for your Quiz on Thursday over 7-1 Introduction to cells


Monday 11/3/14


Objective: Compare and Contrast Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes


FTF: Describe the difference between a Prokaryote and a Eukaryote.


1. Pass Back Papers/Set up Portfolios

2. Notes: Cell Discovery/Prokaryote vs Eukaryote/Cell Size

3. Go over Microscope Pre-Lab


Homework: Study for your Quiz on Thursday over 7-1 Introduction to cells


Friday 10/31/14

No School!



Thursday 10/30/14

Half Day 5,6,7 only!

Objective: Introduce Vocabulary Associated with Cells


FTF: List as many types of cells as you can!


1. Go over Biochemistry Test

2. Cell Pre-test

3. Nova: Calling the Shots


Homework: No Homework! Have a great weekend!



Wednesday 10/29/14


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of Biochemistry


FTF: No FTF-take 5 minutes to study for your test


1. Turn in your FTFs (7 total for unit 2-starts on 10/13 ends on 10/28)

2. Test: Biochemistry

(Remember-explain everything! Show me what you know, and ask questions if you aren't sure about something)


Homework: No Homework!



Tuesday 10/28/14


Objective: Review Concepts associated with Biochemistry


FTF: Describe why each macromolecule is import for humans.


1. Go over Study Guide

2. Study for your Biochemistry Test


Homework: Study for your test tomorrow over Biochemistry


Monday 10/27/14


Objective: Review Concepts associated with Biochemistry


FTF: Explain how macromolecules are built and broken apart.


1. Finish going over Unit 1 Test

2. Go over Macromolecule Quiz from last week

3. Start working on study guide


Homework: Finish Study guide-due on Tuesday/Test on Wednesday


Friday 10/24/14


Objective: Describe how enzymes work to speed up chemical reactions


FTF: No FTF!


1. Go over 2-4 Reading Guide

2. Notes: Enzymes

2. Go over Unit 1 Test

3. Portfolios/pass back papers


Homework: Start studying for your unit 2 test-Wednesday 10/29. Newsela due Wed 10/29



Thursday 10/23/14


Objective: Evaluate your understanding of macromolecules


FTF: No FTF-take 5 minutes to study for your quiz


1. Turn in Spit Lab

2. Macromolecule Quiz

3. ACT Practice

4. Notes-Enzymes


Homework: 2-4 Reading Guide



Wednesday 10/22/14


Objective: Describe how indicators can be used to demonstrate the presence or absence of organic macromolecules.

FTF: No FTF!-go to lab!


1. Spit Lab-day 2


Homework: Spit Lab analysis, study for quiz tomorrow!



Tuesday 10/21/14


Objective: Describe how indicators can be used to demonstrate the presence or absence of organic macromolecules.


FTF: No FTF-turn in macromolecule cut outs!


1. Turn in Macromolecule Cutouts

2. Enzyme Lab Day 1


Homework: Quiz on Thursday-start studying now! 2-4 Reading guide due on Friday!


Monday 10/20/14


Objective: Describe how indicators can be used to demonstrate the presence or absence of organic macromolecules.

FTF: No FTF! Start Lab Part 1


1. Macromolecule Lab-turn in before you leave!


2. Work on Macromolecule Cut-outs-due Tuesday!


Homework: Finish Cut-outs, Quiz on Thursday-start studying now!


Friday 10/17/14

Objective: Determine the basic structure and function of organic macro molecules.

Objective: Determine how polymers are built from and broken down into monomers.


FTF: Describe the function of each of the four major macromolecules.


1. Turn in Webquest

2. Notes: Dehydration/Hydrolysis

3. Dehydration/hydrolysis demo

4. Start cut-outs-due Tuesday 10/21


Homework: Work on Macromolecule Cut-outs-due Tuesday 10/21


Thursday 10/16/14


Objective: Determine the basic structure and function of organic macro molecules.


FTF: Why is Carbon so important to organic chemistry?


1. Go over 2-3 Reading Guide

2. Notes: Protein/Nucleic Acid (go over carb/lipid notes from Wednesday)

3. Work on Webquest

Homework: Webquest-due friday


Wednesday 10/15/14

Objective: Describe the function and monomers of organic macromolecules

 

FTF: Describe the difference between a monomer and a polymer.

1. ACT Practice (5 minutes)-write answers on a note card and hand in

2. Notes: Carbs/Lipids https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6j_DIKfNrE

3. Start Macromolecule Webquest-Due Friday



Homework: 2-3 reading guide-due Thursday

webquest-due friday

Tuesday 10/14/14


Objective: Determine the basic structure and function of organic macromolecules.


FTF: Describe why water molecules "stick" together.


1. Go over 2-2 Reading Guide

2. Notes: What is organic?/Carbs


Homework: 2-3 Reading Guide-due Thursday


Monday 10/13/14


Objective: Chemistry Review to prep for biochemistry

FTF: Categorize the following using the terms element, compound and mixture.



1. Go over 2-1 Worksheet

2. Chemistry review quiz

3. Notes 2-2 : Properties of water


Homework: 2-2 Reading Guide


Friday 10/10/14
Objective: Chemistry Review to prep for biochemistry

FTF: No FTF!

1. Sign up for Newsela
All articles assigned Due by Wed 10/29
Total grade=15 points
Quiz passed at Max level=5 points
Each level decreases by 1 point.

2. Review procedure for online book

3. Notes: 2-1

4. Start 2-1 Reading Guide

Homework: 2-1 Reading Guide Due Monday Chem Review Quiz on Monday

Thursday 10/9/14

Objective: Evaluate your understanding of the scientific method

FTF: No FTF!  Take 5 minutes to study for your test

1. Test: Unit 1 Scientific Method and Measurement

Homework: No Homework

Wednesday 10/8/14
Objective: Review scientific method

FTF: Draw a quick sketch to explain Pasteur's experiment.

1. Quick Procedure Review
2. ACT Practice
3. Significant Figures Review
4. Go over Study Guide

Homework: Study for your test tomorrow over Scientific Method.

Tuesday 10/7/14
Objective: Review scientific method

FTF: Draw a quick sketch of Redi's experiment on spontaneous generation.


1. Sign up for Remind 101
2. Go over any notes/questions

Homework: Study Guide

Monday 10/6/14
No Class-Half Day