Friday, May 19, 2017

5/22-5/26           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Finish Lab: Your Heart at Work
-Correct Lymphatic System/Heart HW
-Finish Digestive presentations
HW 1. Urinary System page (2 sides) in HBS packet

        2. Complete any lab questions and graph (line graph) for Lab: Your Heart at Work (labels, title, and color should be included) Due Wed. 5/26
        3. Portfolio Assessment #7 Due on Friday, 5/26
Tuesday
-Finish Digestive presentations
-Urinary demonstration: Kidney Filtration
-Correct Urinary System page in HBS packet
-Begin Respiratory System
HW 1. Respiratory System page (2 sides) in HBS packet

        2. Complete any lab questions and graph (line graph) for Lab: Your Heart at Work (labels, title, and color should be included) Due 
Wed. 5/24
        3. Portfolio Assessment #7 Due on Friday, 5/26
Wednesday
-Observation and Dissection of Cow bone, heart, and lungs
-Histology Slide Microscopy: Brain slides
-X-Ray scavenger hunt and bone scavenger hunt
-Smell station

HW  1. Portfolio Assessment #7 Due on Friday, 5/26
Thursday
-Lab: Lung Capacity
Friday
-Finish Lung Capacity lab

Kidney Function


Respiratory Animation


How do Lungs work?



Saturday, May 13, 2017

5/15-5/19           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Digestive System
-Can You Stomach this?! Activity (Skits about the digestive system)
HW The Digestive System (2 sides) in HBS Packet
Tuesday
-Work on Digestive system skits
-Work on Skits
-Correct HW
HW The Cardiovascular System (2 sides) in HBS
Wednesday
-Present Skits!
-Discuss Cardiovascular System and blood

https://www.smm.org/heart/heart/pumping.htm

HW Find and record your resting heart rate upon waking in the morning (have for Friday).  Do this before even getting out of bed.

  • Take pulse by counting heart beats upon waking for 10 seconds and then multiply number of beats by 6 to get beats per minute.
  • This is your resting heart rate.
Thursday
-Circulatory System Scavenger Hunt - Read article and find the answers in the scavenger hunt.  Research on google 5 more questions.

https://kidshealth.org/en/kids/heart.html

HW 1. Finish scavenger hunt if necessary
        2. Find pulse upon waking if you didn't find it yesterday
Friday
-Finish skits in some classes
-Lab: Your Heart at Work (Clothespin tag!!)
-Observe animation of the pathway of blood through the heart

HW Lymphatic System (2 sides) in HBS Packet
        Be sure to color code and color one side

Digestive System


Digestion


Blood





Heart Arrythmia




Saturday, May 6, 2017

5/8-5/12           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Muscular System
-Video: Eyewitness Human Machine
HW None
Tuesday
-MCAS Math
-Finish Video
-Arm Wrestling and Analysis
HW None
Wednesday
-MCAS Math
-Muscle Fatigue Lab
HW 1. The Organ of Touch/Sense of Touch page in HBS Packet




Thursday
-Integumentary System
-Observe slides under the microscope (skin, muscle, and bone)
-Muscle Fatigue Lab
HW None
Friday
-Finish Muscle Fatigue Lab
-Core Training Exercises
-Play Mrs. Pratt Says...
HW Complete Muscle Fatigue Lab Questions, due on Monday, 5/15
The Skin


Bones and Skeleton


Tattooing


https://www.getbodysmart.com/

Sunday, April 30, 2017

5/1-5/5           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Begin Human Body Unit!!
-History of Medicine
HW 1. Reading/comparison of ancient medical practices w/ questions - Medicine in Medieval Times

        2. Quiz on Human Body Systems and Medical Terminology
Tuesday
-Human Body Overview of organ systems and hierarchy
-2 Column Notes
-The Language of Science
HW Medical Terminology - 2 sides!
Wednesday
-Play the Organ Game!
-Human Body Top-down Web
HW First two pages of HB packet (Track-A-Cell)
Thursday
-Finish Organ Game
-Video: Eyewitness Human Machine


HW 1. Study for Human Body Quiz (Organ Systems and Functions)
        2. Skeletal System Page in HB Packet
Friday
-Quiz
-Skeletal System
HW Muscular System Page in HB Packet
Human Body Systems


Levels of Organization


Saturday, April 22, 2017

4/24-4/28           Agenda and Assignments

Monday
-Earth Day was Saturday, 4/22, Discussion
-Genetic Disorder Oral Presentations!
-Chapter 5, Genetics Test, Friday, 4/28

HW Earth Day Open Response Assignment
Tuesday
-Genetic Disorder Oral Presentations!
HW Earth Day Open Response Assignment is due tomorrow
Wednesday
-Genetic Disorder Reflection
-Play Kahoot!  Review for Genetics Test on Friday
-Make Human Body Systems Packet in class (14 pgs.)
HW Study Notes and Chapter 5 in textbook (LSAF), Test on Friday
Thursday
-Review for Chapter 5, Genetics Test
HW Study Notes and Chapter 5 in textbook (LSAF), Test on Friday
Friday
-Chapter 5, Genetics Test today!

Saturday, April 8, 2017

4/10-4/14           Agenda and Assignments



Monday
-Continue Research for Genetic Disorder Project

  • Use the Note-taking guide to gather your research
  • Compile notes into paragraphs
  • Type paragraphs into your own words and in sections A-G and arrange onto project folder with tape or glue
  • Decorate your cover neatly

Genetic Disorder Note-taking Guide

 (Due on Thursday, 4/13)
HW Work on Project
Tuesday
-Continue Research for Genetic Disorder Project
(Due on Thursday, 4/13)
HW Work on Project
Wednesday
-Continue Research for Genetic Disorder Project
(Due on Thursday, 4/13)
HW Work on Project
Thursday
-Continue Research for Genetic Disorder Project
HW Work on Project
Friday
No School - Good Friday

April Vacation Begins - Happy Vacation!


Albinism in Africa



Saturday, April 1, 2017

4/3-4/7           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Genetic Disorders overview 
-Begin research, Guidelines sheet
-Project Note-taking packet
-File Folder for project
HW 1. Pedigree Internet Lesson, due Tuesday, 4/4 
        2. Portfolio Reflection #6 due on Friday, 4/7
Tuesday
-Pedigree Internet Lesson is due today!
-The Blue People of Troublesome Creek, KY Pedigree Case Study
HW 1. Rest up for MCAS

        2. Portfolio Reflection #6 due on Friday, 4/7
Wednesday
-ELA MCAS
-I Am My Own Grandpa! Pedigree Problem Solving
-Work on Genetic Disorder Project
HW 1. Work on Genetic Disorder Project

        2. Portfolio Reflection #6 due on Friday, 4/7
Thursday
-ELA MCAS
-Work on Genetic Disorder Project
HW 
1. Work on Genetic Disorder Project
        2. Portfolio Reflection #6 due on Friday, 4/7
Friday
-Work on Genetic Disorder Project
HW 
1. Work on Genetic Disorder Project
        2. Portfolio Reflection #6 due on Friday, 4/7



Proteus Syndrome


Saturday, March 25, 2017

3/27-3/31           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Finish up with Paper Pet Lab
-Read Genetics Since Mendel, 5.2 pgs. 136-142 LSAF
-Top-down web and vocab
-2-Column Notes
HW 1. Paper Pet Lab Questions are due tomorrow
        2. Genetics Since Mendel Wkst, 2-sides, pgs. 136-142
Tuesday
-Paper Pet Lab is due
-Discussion about Genetic Disorders and Project details
-Begin Genetic Disorder Project
-Lesson on Blood Types and genetics
HW None
Wednesday
-Discuss Genetic Disorder Topics
Genetic Disorder Project Topics
-Notes

HW None
Thursday
-Genetic Disorder Topics
-Work on Genetic Disorder Project
-Pedigree Internet Lesson
HW 1. Research for project
        2. Pedigree Internet Lesson, due on Tuesday, 4/3
Friday
-Work on Genetic Disorder Project
HW 1. Research for project
        2. Pedigree Internet Lesson, due on Tuesday, 4/3

Wear Blue on Monday!!!  April is Autism Awareness Month!





Sam Berns - Progeria


Sickle Cell Disease




Sunday, March 19, 2017

3/20-3/24           Agenda and Assignments


Monday
-Correct Bikini Bottom Genetics
-DNA Origami Model due today!
-Examine human traits
HW None
Tuesday
-World Down Syndrome Day!!
"celebrating a world of awareness"


-Begin Lab: Paper Pets (practicing Punnett square crosses and working with alleles, genotypes and phenotypes)
HW Watch Heredity: Crash Course - take 2-column notes
Wednesday
-Lab: Paper Pets - work on lab
HW None
Thursday
-Work on Paper Pets Lab
HW Paper Pets Lab and Questions completed by Tuesday, 3/28
Friday
-Work on Paper Pets Lab
-Discuss Genetic Disorders
-Begin 5.2 Genetics Since Mendel
HW 1. wkst 2-sides Genetics Since Mendel (pgs. 136-142 LSAF), due on Tuesday, 3/28
        2. Paper Pets Lab and Questions completed by Tuesday, 3/28

What is a Gene?


Heredity: Crash Course


Tim's Place



Ashlyn Blocker - CIPA


Ashley Kurpiel - FOP



Saturday, March 11, 2017

3/13-3/17           Agenda and Assignments

Monday
-Work on DNA Origami
HW 1. Genetics Science Learning Center, due tomorrow
        2. Study for Quiz on 4.2 and 4.3 (pgs. 106-117)
Tuesday
Snow Day!!
-For Wednesday: Study for quiz and complete the Internet Lesson.





Wednesday
-Quiz on 4.2 and 4.3
-Finish DNA Origami
-Begin next unit on Genetics and Heredity, chapter 5
-Top-down web, vocabulary
HW Chapter 5 Genetics and Heredity Note-taking
Thursday
-2-column Notes on Chapter 5, Genetics
-Go Over HW
-A look at alleles and traits
HW What the Heck are Genotype and Phoneotype?
Friday
-Begin Paper Pets Lab
-Correct What the Heck are Genotype and Phenotype?
HW Bikini Bottom Genetics



Friday, March 3, 2017

3/6-3/10           Agenda and Assignments

Monday
-Sexual Reproduction and Meiosis, Chapter 4.2 (pgs. 106-111)
-Watch Fertilization Video
-Cancer: Mitosis Gone Wrong is due today
-Discussion about Cancer
HW 1. Sexual Reproduction wkst (pgs. 106-111)

        2. Portfolio Reflection #5 due on Friday, 3/10
Tuesday
-Presentations!!!  Mitosis Animation videos
-Correct HW
HW DNA Blog Post (watch video and complete questions)
Wednesday
-4.2 Meiosis and Sexual Reproduction 2-Column Notes
-The Miracle of Life video

-Go Over HW and collect
HW DNA Note-taking and diagram (color code and color DNA)
Thursday
Genetics Science Learning Center Internet Lesson
-4.3 DNA 2-Column Notes (pgs. 112-117)
-Go Over HW and collect
HW 1. Portfolio Reflection #5 due tomorrow

        2. GSLC Internet Lesson due on Tuesday, 3/14
Friday
-Portfolio Reflection #5 due today!
Human Genome Interactive Timeline
-Work on Genetics Science Learning Center
-Make DNA Origami
http://www.dnai.org/downloads/origami_inst.pdf
HW 1. GSLC Internet Lesson due on Tuesday, 3/14
        2. Quiz on 4.2 and 4.3 on Tuesday, 3/14

Fertilization


The Miracle of Life


What is DNA?