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Biology A (T1, P.1,5)

Instructor
Kevin Olin
Term
2017-2018 School Year
Department
Science
Description
 

Course Description:  Emphasis in this course is on laboratory and discussion of modern biological concepts.  The content of this course is designed to help you prepare for the life science portion of State of Washington’s Science Assessment – Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).  Along with Systems, Inquiry and Application, the Domains of Life Science will be stressed.  The Domains of Life Science are:  Processes within Cells, Maintenance and Stability of Populations, Inheritance, Variation and Adaptation.  It is crucial for your success on the NGSS that you work hard, complete assignments and activities AND ask for help when needed.

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Cell Structure and Function Exam

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Chapter Review Questions  1, 9, 10, 15, 18, 21, 25  
Test is scheduled for Wednesday!

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Quiz has been moved to Wednesday.  I will be home sick on Tuesday.  Earn group points from Mr. Boston.

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Chemistry  Test in Biology on Tuesday 10.24.2017

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Section Review page 37 all of the items.

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Section Review p. 34 items 1-9
I will be checking this assignment both visually and with class numbers tomorrow.
 

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Part II of chapter test.  For this test you will be identifying the components of a controlled experiment and writing an hypothesis statement.
 

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Note:  Changed to Tuesday 9/26
Exam - "Foundation of Biology"

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Chapter test has been moved to Tuesday!  Sorry for any inconvenience, but I am home ill on Monday.

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Review quiz on Friday along with Study Guides 1-3 and 1-4. On 1-4 please omit the following: Vocab. 4, 5, Multiple Choice 4, 5 and Short Answer 3.

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Section 3 Review page 19  2-6 Q and A

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Quiz over the parts and functions of a compound light microscope.  I will point to the part and you write out the name and function.  (10 points)

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Complete Section Review 1-2 on page 12, items 2,5,6,7,8.  Remember to write out both questions and answers.
 

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Complete the study guide 1-2 "Themes of Biology".

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Read Section 2 "Themes of Biology" for tomorrow.

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Quiz over the "Characteristics of Life".  Be sure to review the additional notes given in class.

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Read Section 1 in Chapter One
Complete Section Review Questions SR 1-1 on page 9.  Items 1-7.  Write out questions and answers.  There will be an assignment check (both visual and class numbers) on Thursday.

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 Assignment check - Please make sure that you have your "Biology Notebook".  Your class information packet should be the first item in the notebook.

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 FARABASA - Find an article on a current biology topic.  Read the article.  Bring a copy of the article to class.  Share the article (very briefly) with the class.  This assignment is worth a 10 point quiz score.

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 Class information forms signed by you and your parents.  If everyone in your CLT group has it your group will receive +5 on your overall score.  Tuesday it changes to -5 for each incomplete.