•  2021 - 2022 Life Science Schedule

    12/6 - 12/10 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. Complete Genetics Partner Lab
    2. Review discussion - 
      1. Dominate vs Recessive Traits - Inheritance
    3. Practice Punnett squares
    4. Gregor Mendel’s Laws - Notes
    5. Sponge Bob - Genetics Worksheet
    6. Work on Exploration 2 - With Partner
      1. Workbook pages 128 - 131
        1. Includes Lab

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. Video: Crashcourse #9
    2. Practice Quiz - Punnett Square/Laws
    3. Complete pages 128 - 131
      1. Discuss
    4. SpongeBob Worksheet 2
      1. Due on Friday

    Friday:  Yellow Day

    1. Turn in/Discuss Worksheet #2
    2. Discuss sex-linked traits
      1. Codominance, Incomplete Dominance
    3. Discuss DNA Strand/Nucleotide bases
    4. Video: CrashCourse Biology #10
      1. DNA Structure and Replication


    11/29 - 12/3 Life Science

    Tuesday:  Yellow Day

    1. Complete workbook pages 99 - 113
    2. Make a 10 question online quiz
    3. Be ready for quiz on 12/02
    4. See google classroom for assignment page

    Thursday:  Yellow Day

    1. Quiz
    2. Start Genetics Unit
      1. Greg Mendel
      2. Dominance vs recessive
      3. Genetics Partner Worksheet


    11/22 - 11/23 Life Science

    Tuesday:  Yellow Day

    1. Complete workbook pages 99 - 113
    2. Make a 10 question online quiz
    3. Be ready for quiz on 12/02
    4. See google classroom for assignment page

    Wednesday:  

    Thanksgiving Break



    11/15 - 11/19 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. Present Video Game Characters
    2. Play Kahoots
    3. Quiz
    4. Lesson 4: Full Lesson Team Assignment
      1. Complete workbook pages 99 - 113
      2. Make a 10 question online quiz
      3. Be ready for quiz on 11/30
      4. See google classroom for assignment page

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. 8th grade to U of I
    2. 7th Grade
      1. Complete workbook pages 99 - 113
      2. Make a 10 question online quiz
      3. Be ready for quiz on 11/30
      4. See google classroom for assignment page

    Friday:  Yellow Day

    1. Continue to work on lesson 4
      1. Assignment page on Google Classroom
      2. Due Tuesday November 30th.


    11/8 - 11/12 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. Turn in Human Body Systems/discuss
    2. Complete Together pages 88 - 92
    3. Design a video game character
      1. Due Wednesday

     

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. Lab: Measure System Response to Exercise
    2. Present video game character
    3. Make Kahoot
      1. Due on Monday

     

    Thursday:  No School

    Veteran’s Day



    11/1 - 11/5 Life Science

    Tuesday:  Yellow Day

    1. Turn in Poster Assignment
    2. Kahoot Review
    3. Quiz
    4. Start new lesson:  Animal Systems
      1. Complete Pages 81 - 87
      2. Start New Evidence Sheet

    Thursday:  Yellow Day

    1. Turn in pages 81 - 87
    2. Return Quiz/Discuss
    3. Complete worksheet on Animal Systems
      1. Due on Monday


    10/25 - 10/29 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. Finish Plant Parts Assignment
      1. Due on Wednesday

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. Complete pages 69-74
      1. Complete lab on page 71
      2. Be prepared to discuss pages w/class
    2. Kahoot Review Assignment
    3. Quiz on Friday

    Friday:  Yellow Day

    1. Quiz
    2. Complete pages 81 - 87 in workbook
      1. Be prepared to discuss or have a quiz
      2. Due on Tuesday
    3. Human Body Systems worksheet


    10/18 - 10/22 Life Science

    Tuesday:  Yellow Day

    1. Review Quiz
    2. Turn in Engineering Tissues and Organs Papers
    3. Discuss Paper topics
    4. Plant Parts Notes
    5. Mini Lab - Leaf Cells, Tissues and Organs
      1. Due on Friday

     

    Thursday:  Yellow Day

    1. Turn in plant parts lab
    2. Assignment - Plant Parts
      1. Due on Wednesday


    10/11 - 10/15 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. Complete Tissue Model Lab
    2. Turn in/Discuss pages 53 - 58
    3. Developments in Tissue Engineering Paper
      1. See Google Classroom
      2. Due on Tuesday 10/19

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. Complete Pages 61 - 63 in workbook
      1. Turn in with Evidence Pages
    2. Work on Tissue/Organ Paper

    Friday:  Yellow Day

    1. Quiz
    2. Start new section - Plant Bodies and Systems
      1. Pages 65 - 68
      2. Start New Evidence Page


    10/4 - 10/8 Life Science

    Tuesday:  Yellow Day

    1. Review Test
    2. Complete Unit 2/Lesson 1 - Exploration 1 &2
      1. Pages 46- 55
      2. Complete Lab p. 51-52
      3. Due on Tuesday

    Thursday:  Yellow Day

    1. Turn in Pages 46 - 55
    2. Quiz over the reading
    3. Discuss Exploration 1 and 2
    4. Complete Pages 56 - 58
    5. Research paper - Write a paper
      1. Engineering Tissues and Organs


    9/27 - 10/01 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. VR Goggles - Cells
    2. Complete Cell Lab - Turn in
    3. Turn in Cell Lab w/pancake worksheet
    4. Work on Test Review
      1. Due on Thursday

     

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. Complete Exploration 2 & 3
      1. Pages 25 - 30
    2. Review the test review
    3. Test Review Activity
    4. Test on Friday

     

    Friday:  Yellow Day

    1. Test
    2. Complete Unit 2/Lesson 1 - Exploration 1 &2
      1. Pages 46- 55
      2. Complete Lab p. 51-52
      3. Due on Tuesday


    9/20 - 9/24 Life Science

    Tuesday:  Yellow Day

    1. Complete Cell Notes
    2. Complete Cell Model Drawing
      1. Due end of period
    3. Intro Cell Lab
      1. Work on Lab
      2. Due on Monday

    Thursday:  Yellow Day

    1. Pancake Cells
      1. Complete worksheet
    2. Complete Cell Lab
      1. Due on Monday end of period
    3. Work on Explorations 2 and 3 in workbook
      1. Due on Wednesday
      1. P. 25 - 30
      2. Work in lab group


    9/13 - 9/17 Life Science

    Monday: Yellow Day

    1. Complete Lab Microscope Lab
    2. Microscope Parts Quiz
    3. Start Cell Lab

     

    Wednesday: Yellow Day

    1. Correct Lesson Self Check
    2. Complete Exploration 1 p. 20 - 24
      1. Do together as class
    3. Notes: Cell Parts
    4. Start Cell Model Drawing
      1. Due on Thursday

     

    Friday:  Yellow Day

    1. Complete Cell Notes
    2. Work on Cell Model Drawing
      1. Due on Thursday


    9/06 - 9/10 Life Science

    Monday - No School

    Tuesday: Yellow Day

    1. Turn in 
      1. Expectations
      2. Personal Info - Grade Goals
    2. Set up Binders
    3. Never Have I Ever - Candy 
    4. Notes: Cell Theory 
    5. Introduce the Microscope - Review Parts  
      1. Parts quiz next class
    6. Lab:  Microscope Lab
      1. Complete Lab Packet
      2. Due Date TBD

    Thursday: Yellow Day

    1. Review Microscope
    2. Video - Bill Nye - Cells
      1. Complete worksheet
      2. Students involved at fair with projects are excused
    3. Complete Lesson Self-check in the workbook. 
      1. Pages 15-17
      2. You may need to use additional paper to answer questions completely.
      3. Due on Monday - 24 points possible


    9/01 - 9/03 Life Science

     

    Thursday: Yellow Day

    1. Introduction of teachers/class schedule
    2. Expectations - Due Tuesday
    3. M & M Introduction
    4. Handout Workbook B
    5. Set up Online Access
    6. Exploration 1 in class p. 5 - 9
    7. Due Tuesday
      1. Personal Information - Grade Goal Sheet
      2. 3-Ring Binder