Collierville High School

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BIOLOGY A

Semester 2: Quarter 3
 
Week 1:
1/3/17: Watched two videos on matter and compounds. Complete guided notes on 2.1. This unit's packet is attached below. 
1/4/17: Online Activity at PBS.org "Covalent Bonding" 
1/5/17: Completed guided notes on 2.2. 
1/6/17: snow day
 
Week 2:
1/9/17: Start "Properties of Water" book
1/10/17: Finish "Properties of Water" book
1/11/17: Water Lab
1/12/17 Finish worksheet on water lab
1/13/17: Nearpod online activity on the properties of water.
 
Week 3:
1/16/17: MLK Day (no school)
1/17/17: Jeopardy review game 
1/18/17: Test on matter and properties of water
1/19/17: Resting
1/20/17: Video " Amoeba Sisters" and recap worksheet
 
Week 4
1/23/17: 2.3 Guided Notes (Finish for homework)
1/24/17: Reviewed notes for 2.3 and completed vocabulary for 2.3
1/25/17: Organic Molecules questions 1-9 & 10-19
1/26/17: Organic Molecules questions 20-29
1/27/17: Organic Molecules questions 30-41
 
Week 5
1/30/17: Organic Molecules Virtual Lab
1/31/17: review game
2/1/17: Biomolecules Test
2/2/17: Intro to Cell Transport; 7.3 Guided notes (students were allowed to take home for completion)
2/3/17: Cell Transport Vocabulary Part A
 
Week 6
2/6/17: Vocabulary review and pop quiz
2/7/17: Gummy bear lab day one
2/8/17: Gummy bear lab day two
2/9/17: Osmosis videos
2/10/17: No School
 
Week 7
2/13/17: Test Review
2/14/17: Test over cell membrane, diffusion and osmosis; 7.3 Active Transport guided notes and vocabulary
2/15/17: If you haven't finished 7.3 Active Transport guided notes and vocabulary, do so.
2/16/17: Amoeba Sisters" Cell Transport" video and recap worksheet
2/17/17: Review vocab words with a partner; vocab pop quiz (or not so pop since I told you about it)
 
Week 8
2/20/17: I write/You write cell transport notes
2/21/17: finished I write/You write
2/22/17: test review
2/23/17: test over active transport
2/24/17: make up day
 
Week 9
2/27/17: Photosynthesis web activity
2/28/17: Guided notes 8.1-3
3/1/17: continue guided notes
3/2/17: review/highlight answers
3/3/17: Tree/leaf activity
 
Week 10
3/6/17: Chloroplast Notes
3/7/17: "I Write/You Write"
3/8/17: Test review (packet with highlighted answers to study is below)
3/9/17: Test on photosynthesis
3/10/17: remediation or enrichmnet
 
Semester 2: Quarter 4
 
Week 1
3/20/17: 9.1 guided notes
3/21/17: 9.2 guided notes
3/22/17: How do cells release energy from glucose? "I Write/You Write"
3/23/17: Amoeba Sisters video and worksheet
3/24/17: Cellular Respiration group webquest
 
Week 2
3/27/17: Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration 2 "I Write/You Write"
3/28/17: Mitochondria worksheet and Magic School Bus video
3/29/17: Cellular Respiration Lab
3/30/17: Test Review game
3/31/17: Test
 
Week 3
4/3/17: Cell Growth & Division Packet; 10.1 & 10.2 Guided Notes
4/4/17: Review 10.1 & 10.2 answers; Amoeba Sister's video " The Cell Cycle & Cancer"
4/5/17: CELLS ALIVE internet activity
4/6/17: Eukaryotic chromosome structure questions and diagrams
4/7/17: Mitosis iWrite/uWrite
 
Week 4
4/10/17: Mitosis and Cancer
4/11/17: Test Review
4/12/17: Test
4/13/17: Make-up/retest days
4/14/17: Good Friday - no school
 
Week 5
School wide EOC testing this week, so schedules will be abnormal
4/17/17:Start Mendel & Meiosis Packet; Guided Reading Notes for 11.1
4/18/17: Introduction to Genetics video; Guided Reading Notes 11.2 & 11.3
4/19/17: "I Write/You Write" Punnett Squares
4/20/17: Punnet Square
4/21/17: (catch up work from testing disruptions)
 
Week 6
School wide EOC testing this week, so schedules will be abnormal
4/24/17: Students will be taking their English EOC 
4/25/17: Guided Notes 11.4/11.5
4/26/17: Students will be taking their math EOC
4/27/17: (There will be no more test/quizzes until the final exam)
4/28/17: SURPRISE LESSON
 
Week 7 (MAY 1-5)
WE ARE HAVING "SURVIVAL SCHOOL" FOR THE NEXT FEW WEEKS
 
Week 8 (MAY 8-12)
WE ARE HAVING "SURVIVAL SCHOOL" 
 
Week 9 (MAY 15-19)
WE ARE HAVING "SURVIVAL SCHOOL" 
5/16/17: Final exam study guide sent home
5/18 & 5/19: start reviewing for the final
 
Week 10 (May 22-26)
5/22/17: review for final
5/23/17: review for final
5/24/17: FINAL EXAM
 
IT WAS NICE GETTING TO KNOW YOU THIS YEAR! HAVE A GREAT SUMMER.