Biology

Cytology and Cell Tranport

November-December

November

23-25

   

Monday

November 23

 

Origin of Eukaryotes- An Inquiry Lesson

Weekly Topics and essential questions: (Organelles & Endosymbiosis) How did eukaryotic cells develop?
Objectives:
   Analylize more closely the similarities and differences beween prokaryotes and eukaryotes.  Describe the endosymbiont theory.
Engage:  Write 3 observations of objects that are similar & different when you compare images on your cards. 

Explore/Explain/Elaborate:   Inquiry Display Cards demonstrate information.  Students must develop their own hypotheses.Evaluate: Exit ticket -Analogy

Endosymbiont Theory

Venn Diagram

Tuesday

November 24

Class Discussion- Endosymbiont Theory Evolution of a NEW MOSQUITO
Wednesday

November 25

HAPPY THANKSGIVING- Spirit Week Celebration None
     

 

Nov/December

30-4

   

Monday

November 30

 

Circle- Learning Community

Weekly Topics and essential questions: Cellular Tranport
Objectives:
   Describe Passive & Active Transport
Engage:    What happens when a property owner puts up a fence?  What purpose does a fence serve? How do people get in and out?  Are there different kinds of fences?
Explore/Explain/Elaborate:  Teacher PPT-Note taking skills, apply reading
Evaluate: HO review of presentation

Hw:

 

HW  Complete Handout & Lab Prep

Osmosis&Diff Worksheet

PPT Cell Membrane

 

Enrichment

Khan Academy Osmosis & Diffusion

Tuesday

December 1

Objectives:   Describe Passive & Active Transport
Engage:    What happens when a property owner puts up a fence?  What purpose does a fence serve? How do people get in and out?  Are there different kinds of fences?
Explore/Explain/Elaborate:  Perform Osmosis&Diffusion Lab
Evaluate: lab completion

 

Hw: Complete Lab

Wednesday

December 2

Objectives:   Describe Passive & Active Transport
Engage:    Why can't we drink salt water?
Explore/Explain/Elaborate:  Teacher Presentation of Osmosis Pt 2 (Lab)
Evaluate: HO completion

Hw: Study for a test

 

HW Chapter pg 197 1-19\Omit 11

Thursday

December 3

 

Weekly Topics and essential questions: Cell Organization, Organelle Function and Transport (ch 7)
Objectives:
   Assessment
Engage:    Test
Explore/Explain/Elaborate:  Complete Test
Evaluate: Score                                                             

 

Hw: What would you investigate?

Friday

December 4

Weekly Topics and essential questions: Scientific Investigations
Objectives:
   Assessment Review
Engage:    Review Test
Explore/Explain/Elaborate:  Test Review
Evaluate: Sharing Investigation Ideas

 

Hw: Handout

December

7-11

   

Monday

December 7

 

Circle- Learning Community

Inquiry What will happen if we do this?

Demo of color indicators

correct test

Tuesday

December 8

Inquiry- data gathering on lab

Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration

Handout

Wednesday

December 9

Understanding Cellular Respiration

Handour

Thursday

December 10

 

Understanding Photosynthesis

Handour

Friday

December 11

Quiz on relationship between Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration

None

December

14-21

   

Monday

December 14

 

Circle- Learning Community

 

 

Tuesday

December 15

   

Wednesday

December 16

   

Thursday

December 17

 

 

 

Friday

December 18