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UNIT 1:  Foundations of Biology

Chapter 1:

"Science of Life"

Chapter 1 Power Point Notes

Chapter 1 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 1 SENTEO REVIEW for TEST

Microscope Vocabulary Review

Microscope Notes/Information

Metric System PPT

 

Scientific Method and Reasoning 

Video Opener

Natural Selection in the Owl Butterfly

 

SG 1.1  SG 1.2  SG 1.3  SG 1.4

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 1 Jeopardy Review

Scientific Method Webquest

M&M Chromatography LAB

Plain versus Peanut~where's the chocolate???

Metric System Internet Lesson

     *Conversion Calculator

Autumn Leaf Color - Chromatography

     *Tree Key     Tree Key #2

Only You Can Save FRED! 

Chapter 2:

"Chemistry of Life"

Chemistry PPT 

SG 2.1   SG 2.2    SG 2.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Chemistry Webquest

UNIT 2:  Cell Biology

Chapter 4:

"Cell Structure and Function"

Chapter 4 Vocabulary Review

Cell JEOPARDY

Cell SENTEO Review

Chapter 4 Power Notes

Chapter 4 PPT

CELL NOTES FOR REVIEW!

Human Genome Chromosome Maps!

SG 4.1    SG 4.2    SG 4.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Cell Webquest Assignment /Parts C, D, E

  *Starred Organelles in Webquest

Plant and Animal Cells - Smartboard

Cell Crossword

Cell Model Project!!

CyberED CD-ROM:  Inside the Cell

Drag-and-Drop Cell Organelles

Chapter 5:

"Homeostasis and Cell Transport"

Chapter 5 Vocabulary Review

Cell Transport JEOPARDY

Cell Transport PPT

Chapter 5 Power Notes 

Chapter 5 PPT

Cell Transport SENTEO Review

SG 5.1   SG 5.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Plasma Membrane CyberEd Worksheet

Egg Osmosis and Diffusion

Potato Osmosis Lab

Chapter 6:

"Photosynthesis"

Chapter 6 Power Notes

Chapter 6 PPT 

SG 6.1   SG 6.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 7:

"Cellular Respiration"

Chapter 7 Power Notes

Chapter 7 PPT 

SG 7.1   SG 7.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Glycolysis, Cellular Respiration, and Fermentation Tutorial - LSU

Chapter 8:

"Cellular Reproduction"

 

Chapter 8 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 8 Power Notes

 

Mitosis Power Point with Animations

Meiosis Power Point with Animations

 

Comparison of Mitosis/Meiosis

PRACTICE Mitosis/Meiosis

Mitosis/Meiosis Test Review

Mitosis REVIEW!

Mitosis JEOPARDY!

SG 8.1    SG 8.2    SG 8.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Mitosis/Meiosis Webquest

Mitosis Internet Lesson

Mitosis and Cancer

Meiosis Internet Assignment

     *Part 2/Meiosis Animation

Meiosis Smartboard Review

Mitosis/Meiosis HANGMAN!

UNIT 3:  Genetics and Biotechnology

Chapter 9:

"Fundamentals of Genetics"

Chapter 9 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 9 Power Notes

Genetics Power Point

Chapter 9 PPT  

SG 9.1   SG 9.2   

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Genetics Practice Problems! (Bio Project)

Genetics Internet Lesson

Chapter 10:

"DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis"

Chapter 10 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 10 Power Notes

Chapter 10 PPT 

Replication/Transcription/Translation

     *Info and Animation

HUMAN GENOME MAP

 

REVIEW- SEMESTER 1 FINAL EXAM!

(SENTEO/SMARTBOARD REVIEW)

SG 10.1   SG 10.2   SG 10.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

DNA Extraction Lab - COOL!!

Codon BINGO!

Protein Synthesis Internet Assignment

DNA History Webquest

Drag-and-Drop Protein Synthesis

Replication, Transcription, Translation

      - Internet Assignment

Interactive DNA

Chapter 11:

"Gene Expression"

Chapter 11 Power Notes

Chapter 11 PPT 

SG 11.1  SG 11.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 12:

"Inheritance Patterns and Human Genetics"

Chapter 12 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 12 Power Notes

Chapter 12 PPT 

Human Pedigree and Genetic Diseases PPT

 

 

SG 12.1  SG 12.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Genetic Disorders Paper

     *Requirements/Rubric

Genetic Disorders PPT Project

     *Rubric for PPT Project

     *Citation Help - Noodletools

     *Citation Help - Citationmachine

 

Chapter 13:

"Gene Technology"

Chapter 13 Power Notes

Chapter 13 PPT 

SG 13.1   SG 13.2   SG 13.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

UNIT 4:  Evolution

Chapter 14:

"History of Life"

Chapter 14 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 14 Power Notes

Chapter 14 PPT 

SG 14.1   SG 14.2   SG 14.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 15:

"Theory of Evolution"

Chapter 15 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 15 Power Notes

Chapter 15 PPT 

SG 15.1   SG 15.2   SG 15.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 16:

"Population Genetics and Speciation"

Chapter 16 Power Notes

Chapter 16 PPT 

SG 16.1    SG 16.2    SG 16.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Sex and the Single Guppy

Chapter 17:

"Classification of Organisms"

Chapter 17 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 17 Power Notes

Chapter 17 PPT 

Classification PPT

Discovery Classification Video Clip

CLASSIFICATION JEOPARDY - SMARTBOARD

Classification Test Review - SENTEO

SG 17.1    SG 17.2    SG 17.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Classification Reinforcement Worksheet

Dichotomous Key - "Pamishan Creatures" 

Dichotomous Key - Sharks

Classification Assignment/Review

Wisconsin Fish Identification

UNIT 5:  Ecology

Chapter 18:

"Intro to Ecology"

Excerpts from "A Sand County Almanac"

Chapter 18 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 18 Power Notes

Chapter 18 PPT 

Ecology Powerpoint

     -Nitrogen Cycle Video

     -Water Cycle Video

     -Carbon Cycle Video

 

ECOLOGY JEOPARDY - SMARTBOARD

Ecology Test Review - SENTEO

SG 18.1   SG 18.2   SG 18.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 19:

"Populations"

Chapter 19 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 19 Power Notes

Chapter 19 PPT

SG 19.1    SG  19.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 20:

"Community Ecology"

Chapter 20 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 20 Power Notes

Chapter 20 PPT

Community Ecology PPT

SG 20.1   SG 20.2   SG 20.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 21:

"Ecosystems"

Chapter 21 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 21 Power Notes

Chapter 21 PPT

 

VIDEO: "River Biomes: Essential and Endangered"

VIDEO:  "Terrestrial Ecosystems"

SG 21.1   SG 21.2   SG 21.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Biome Project:

   *Biome Activity Freshwater and Marine

   *Biome Activity Terrestrial

 

Chapter 22:

"Humans and the Environment"

 

Chapter 22 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 22 Power Notes

Chapter 22 PPT

 

Planet in Peril Video #1

Planet in Peril Video #2

 

SG 22.1  SG 22.2   SG 22.3    SG 22.4

Vocab Skills Worksheet

UNIT 6:  Microbes, Protists, and Fungi

Chapter 23:

"Bacteria"

Chapter 23 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 23 Power Notes

Chapter 23 PPT

Bacteria Notes

Bacteria PREZI

 

SENTEO Bacteria Review

SG 23.1   SG 23.2    SG 23.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Bacteria Internet Lesson

Chapter 24:

"Viruses"

Chapter 24 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 24 Power Notes

Chapter 24 PPT

 

VIDEO:  "Understanding Viruses"

SG 24.1   SG 24.2   SG 24.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Viruses Internet Lesson

Chapter 25:

"Protists"

Chapter 25 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 25 Power Notes

Chapter 25 PPT 

SG 25.1   SG 25.2   SG 25.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Virtual Pond Dip Webquest

Protist Internet Lesson

Chapter 26:

"Fungi"

Chapter 26 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 26 Power Notes

Chapter 26 PPT

SG 26.1   SG 26.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Fungi Internet Lesson

UNIT 7:  Plants

Chapter 27:

"Importance of Plants"

Chapter 27 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 27 Power Notes

Chapter 27 PPT

SG 27.1   SG 27.2   SG 27.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Plant Classification Game

Chapter 28:

"Plant Evolution and Classification"

Chapter 28 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 28 Power Notes

Chapter 28 PPT

SG 28.1  SG 28.2  SG 28.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 29:

"Plant Structure and Function"

 

Chapter 29 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 29 Power Notes

Chapter 29 PPT

SG 29.1  SG 29.2 

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 30:

"Plant Reproduction"

 

Chapter 30 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 30 Power Notes

Chapter 30 PPT

SG 30.1   SG 30.2   SG 30.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 31:

"Plant Responses"

Chapter 31 Power Notes

Chapter 31 PPT

SG 31.1   SG 31.2   SG 31.3    SG 31.4

Vocab Skills Worksheet

UNIT 8:  Invertebrates

Chapter 32:

"Introduction to Animals"

Chapter 32 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 32 Power Notes

Chapter 32 PPT

 

Animal Jeopardy Game

Quizlet Phyla/Class/Order Cards

SG 32.1   SG 32.2   SG 32.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Animal World at a Glance 

Invertebrate Internet Lesson

Animal Kingdom Webquest

  *Link for your Invertebrates!  Helpful!

   *...and another....!

   *Interactive Table of Invertebrate Phyla

    *Comparison of Major Animal Phyla

Chapter 33:

"Sponges, Cnidarians, and Ctenophores"

Chapter 33 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 33 Power Notes

Chapter 33 PPT

SG 33.1  SG 33.2  SG 33.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Webquest - Cnidaria

Sponges and Cnidaria Webquest

Chapter 34:

"Flatworms, Roundworms, and Rotifers"

Chapter 34 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 34 Power Notes

Chapter 34 PPT

SG 34.1   SG 34.2   SG 34.3   SG 34.4

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Webquest-Playhelminthes

Webquest-Nematoda

Chapter 35:

"Mollusks and Annelids"

 

Chapter 35 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 35 Power Notes

Chapter 35 PPT

SG 35.1  SG 35.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Mollusks and Annelids Internet Lesson

     Link 1:  "Scientists fight back..."

     Link 2:  "Chambered nautilus"

     Link 3:  "Danger! Snail on the prowl"

     Link 4:  "Snails' pace "clue" to ..."

     Link 5:  "Intro to Cephalopods"

     Link 6:  Octopuses

Chapter 36:

"Arthropods"

spider

 

Chapter 36 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 36 Power Notes

Chapter 36 PPT

SG 36.1  SG 36.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 37:

"Insects"

Chapter 37 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 37 Power Notes

Chapter 37 PPT

SG 37.1  SG 37.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Insect Internet Lesson

     --Link to Insect Key

 

Chapter 38:

"Echinoderms and Invertebrate Chordates"

Chapter 38 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 38 Power Notes

Chapter 38 PPT

SG 38.1  SG 38.2   SG 38.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

UNIT 9:  Vertebrates

Chapter 39:

"Fishes"

Chapter 39 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 39 Power Notes

Chapter 39 PPT

Fish PPT

Fish Video - United Streaming

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About FISH

Gordon Ramsey's "Shark Bait"

 

SG 39.1   SG 39.2

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Fish Drawing/Rubric

Chapter 40:

"Amphibians"

Chapter 40 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 40 Power Notes

Chapter 40 PPT

SG 40.1   SG 40.2 

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Amphibian Internet Lesson:

     Link #1:  University of Georgia

     Link #2:  California Academy of Science

     Link #3:  Canadian Amphibian Network

     Link #4:  Scientific American

     Link #5:  James Cook Univ., Australia

     Link #6:  BBC News

"Frog Guts" - A Virtual Dissection

EEK! Know your frog sounds! 

"NET FROG" - Virtual Dissection

Chapter 41:

"Reptiles"

Chapter 41 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 41 Power Notes

Chapter 41 PPT

SG 41.1   SG 41.2  SG 41.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 42:

"Birds"

Chapter 42 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 42 Power Notes

Chapter 42 PPT

SG 42.1   SG 42.2  SG 42.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 43:

"Mammals"

Chapter 43 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 43 Power Notes

Chapter 43 PPT

 

FINAL EXAM REVIW - SEMESTER TWO

SG 43.1   SG 43.2  SG 43.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Virtual Pig Dissection

Pig Dissection Guide

Animal Diversity Web -Links to mammal info, pictures, and sounds!)

 

Chapter 44:

"Animal Behavior"

Chapter 44 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 44 Power Notes

Chapter 44 PPT

SG 44.1   SG 44.2  SG 44.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

UNIT 10:Human Biology

Chapter 45:

"Skeletal, Muscular, and Integumentary Systems"

 

Chapter 45 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 45 Power Notes

Chapter 45 PPT

SG 45.1   SG 45.2  SG 45.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

Human Body  Webquest

Travel Brochure of the Human Body

Chapter 46:

"Circulatory and Respiratory Systems"

Chapter 46 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 46 Power Notes

Chapter 46 PPT

SG 46.1   SG 46.2  SG 46.3  SG 46.4

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 47:

"The Body's Defense Systems"

Chapter 47 Vocabulary Review

Chapter 47 Power Notes

Chapter 47 PPT

SG 47.1   SG 47.2  SG 47.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 48:

"Digestive and Excretory Systems"

Chapter 48 Power Notes

Chapter 48 PPT

SG 48.1   SG 48.2  SG 48.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 49:

"Nervous System and Sense Organs"

Chapter 49 Power Notes

Chapter 49 PPT

SG 49.1   SG 49.2  SG 49.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 50:

"Endocrine System"

Chapter 50 Power Notes

Chapter 50 PPT

SG 50.1   SG 50.2  SG 50.3   SG 50.4

Vocab Skills Worksheet

Chapter 51:

"Reproductive System"

Chapter 51 Power Notes

Chapter 51 PPT

SG 51.1   SG 51.2  SG 51.3

Vocab Skills Worksheet

 

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