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     Welcome to Biology 9
     
    Period 1------Lab Period 2 Days 1,3,5
     
    Period 7/8-----Lab Period 11 Days 1,3,5
     
     
    Students in thus class will become more acquainted with the fundamental concepts an ideas of biology that will be used to help you understanding living things better and how they interact.
    This course is also designed to help you perform well in future science classes and on the Biology Keystones.
     
    Teacher: Mrs. Kristen
    Room 114
    Email: heather.kristen@BVASD.net or heather.kristen@bellevernonarea.net --BEST WAY to communicate with me
    Phone: 724-808-2500 ext 2114
     
     
    Important Links:
     
     
    Quizlet: For Vocabulary Lists and TEST Reviews Only
     
    Syllabus:
     
    Classroom Procedures and Policies---Powerpoint Format
     
    Remind Sign Up Instructions
     
     
     
     
    Quarter 3 Weekly Calendars and Assignments
     
    Day 1                Tuesday, February 18     ATP Opener Finish Light Rxn Notes
                                                                  Calvin Cycle Notes
     
    Day 2                Wednesday, February 19         Calvin Cycle Wrap Up
                                                                       Photosynthesis Wrap Up WS Photo Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 3               Thursday, February 20             Introduction to Cellular Respiration Notes
     
     
    Day 4               Friday, February 21           Electron Transport Chain Notes
     
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    Day 2                 Tuesday, February 11          ATP Notes and Start Photosynthesis
     
    Day 3                 Wednesday, February 12     Cellular Energy Vocab Quiz and Calvin Cycle Notes
     
    Day 4                 Thursday, February 13         Calvin Cycle Wrap Up
                                                                       Photosynthesis Wrap Up WS Photo Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 5                 Friday, February 14             Introduction to Cellular Respiration Notes
     
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    Day 4                Monday, February 3 .    Introduction to Chemical Reaction                                                                 
    Day 5               Tuesday, February 4        Enzyme Notes and Examples
     
    Day 6               Wednesday, February 5            It's Your Turn Keystone Review---Enzymes
                                                                     Keystone Review--Enzymes
     
     
    Day 1                 Thursday, February 6         ATP Notes and Start Photosynthesis
     
    Day 2                 Friday, February 7     Photosynthesis Wrap Up WS Photo Wrap Up WS
      
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                              Monday, January 20      OFF  
                                                                   
    Day 1                   Tuesday, January 21--- Grades and Finish Osmosis Notes and Osmosis WS
                                                                  Active Transport Notes
                                                                                                                      
    Day 2                  Wednesday, January 22- Finish Active Transport Notes
                                                                   
    Day 3                 Thursday, January  23-- Beet Lab and Transport Wrap Up WS Transport Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 4                  Friday, January  24-- Cell Energy Vocabulary and Reading Chemical Reaction Reading
     
     
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    Quarter 2 Weekly Calendars and Assignments
     
    Day 2                   Monday, January 13      Cell Transport Reading Cell Transport Read and 
                                                             Its Your Turn Keystone Review The Cell Keystone Rev Cell   
                                                                   
    Day 3                   Monday, January 14-  Homeostasis Notes
                                                                  
                                                          
    Day 4                  Wednesday, January 15.  Homeostasis Keystone ReviewHomeostasis Keystone REV WS         
                                                                         Diffusion and Facilitated Diffusion Notes
                                                                   
    Day 5                 Thursday, January  16         Vocabuary Quiz and Diffusion WS  
     
    Day 6                  Friday, January  17     END OF THE 2nd QUARTER    Osmosis Notes 
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    Day 3                  Monday, January 6         Path of a Protein Opener and Organelle WS Organelle WS 
                                                                      and Plant Notes
     
    Day 4                   Tuesday, January 7             Finish Plant Notes and Plant Cell Worksheet 
                                                                     Plant vs Animal Cell WS 
     
    Day 5                  Wednesday, January 8          Cell Transport Vocabulary Cell Transport Vocabulary  
                                                                   Cell Transport Reading Cell Transport Read  and  Diffusion Notes
     
    Day 6                 Thursday, January 9            Osmosis Notes 
     
    Day 1                  Friday, January 10            Cell Structures and Function Test and Osmosis Notes 
     
     
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    Day 3   Monday, December 9----Discovery of the Cell Poster Project
     
    Day 4 . Tuesday, December 10-----Cell Vocab Quiz and Notes on the Cell Theory
     
    Day 5    Wednesday, December 11 ----Start Microscopes
     
    Day 6    Thursday, December 12---Finish Scopes and Start Cytoplasm
     
    Day 1.   Friday, December 13- Start the Cell Membrane Notes
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    Day 5   Tuesday, December 3 ----Organic Molecule Keystone Rev WS and
                                                    Cell Structure and Function Vocabulary
     
    Day 6   Wednesday, December 4----Discovery of the Cell Poster Project
     
    Day 1 .  Thursday, December 5-----Organic Molecule Test
                                                         Finish Poster
                                                         Cell Theory Reading
     
    Day 2    Friday, December 6----Notes on the Cell Theory
     
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    Day 2    Monday, November 25-- Organic Molecule Challenge
     
    Day 3     Tuesday, November 26---Finish Organic Molecule Challenge and
                                                    Thanksgiving Organic Molecule Activity
     
    Day  4  Wednesday, Novemebr 27----Finish Activity
     
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    Day 3              Monday, November 18---Carb Exit Ticket---Carbs Exit Ticket 
                                                                                    Start Lipids---Lipid Notepacket   
     
    Day 4              Tuesday, November 19---Compare Carbohydrates and Lipids Venn Diagram
     
    Day 5               Wednesday, November 20---Lipid vs Carbohydrate OCR Lipid Vs. Carb OCR      
                                                                                          -Protein Notes  Protein Notes Sheet
     
    Day 6              Thursday, November 21------Protein Review Protein Review Sheet
                                                                      
     
    Day 1               Friday, November 22        --Nucleic Acid Notes Nucleic Acid Notes
                                                                   Exit Ticket ---Macrolecules Exit Ticket
     
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    Day 4             Wednesday, November 13-- Test Corrections and and Keystone Review WS Keystone Rev WS
     
    Day 5             Thursday, November 14--Carbohydrate Notes. Carb Notepacket
                                                                    Carb Exit Ticket---Carbs Exit Ticket 
     
    Day 6             Friday, November 15-- Start Lipids---Lipid Notepacket         
     
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    Day 5                 Monday, November 4---pH Lab  and Keystone Review WS Keystone Rev WS
     
    Day 6                Tuesday, November 5--- Kahoot! Review for Test
     
    Day 1                  Wednesday, November 6 ----Chemistry, Water and Solution Test
                                                               Organic Molecule Vocabulary Vocabulary List
                                                                
    Day 2                  Thursday, Novmber 7----Introduction to Organuic Molecule Notes Notepacket
     
     
    Day 3                  Friday, November 8  -----Organic Molecule Reading--Reading
                                                                    Carbohydrate Notes. Carb Notepacket
                                                                    Carb Exit Ticket---Carbs Exit Ticket 
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    Day 2                  Monday October 28---Mixtures and Solutions Notes Mixture and Solution Notesheet
                                                                    
    Day 3                   Tuesday, October 29--- Mixture Opener Finish Notes/Reading ---End of the 1st Quarter
     
    Day 4                   Wednesday, October 30--- Let's Review Mixture WS . WS
                                                                       
    Day 5                   Thursday, October 31---pH Lab  and final grades
     
    Day 6                   Friday, November 1---Mixture and Solution Wrap Up WS Mixtures and Solution Wrap Up WS
     
     
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    Quarter 1----Weekly Calendar and Assignment Links
     
     
    Day 3              Monday, October 21------ Quarterly Packet                 
     
    Day 4              Tuesday, October 22---Water Properties Opener
                                                              Water Properties Wrap Up WSWater Wrap Up WS
     
     
    Day 5              Wednesday, October 23--- Vocabulary Quiz                                                             
                                                                Water Lab and Wrap Up Lab Notes
     
    Day 6               Thursday, October 24---Mixtures and Solutions NotesMixture and Solution Notesheet
                                                                    
    Day 1                   Friday, October 25---Solutions Opener .  Solution Opener
                                                                         Let's Review Mixture WS . WS
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    Day 4 .                Monday, October 14-- Finish Coumpound Notes and Wrap Up WS Chem Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 5                  Tuesday, October 15---Isotope Opener and Water VocabularyWater Vocabulary
                                                                Properties of Water Notes 
     
    Day 6                  Wednesday, October 16-- Finish Water Notes and Water Reading Water Reading
     
    Day 1                  Thursday, October 17---Water Properties Opener
                                                                  Water Lab and Wrap Up Lab Notes
     
    Day 2                   Friday, October 18---Vocabulary Quiz
                                                              Water Properties Wrap Up WSWater Wrap Up WS
     
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    Day 5                  Monday, October 7--- Finish Species Interaction Notes and Wrap Up WSSpecies Interactions Wrap Up WS
     
     
    Day 6                   Tuesday, October 8--- Life Opener and Kahoot! Review for the test
     
     
    Day 1                   Wednesday, October 9-Characteristics of Life and Taxonomy Test
                                                                    Chemistry in Biology Vocabulary Chemistry Vocab List
                                                                   Intro to Chemistry Notes Chemistry Notes Sheet
     
    Day 2                    Thursday, October 10---Intro to Chemistry Notes Chemistry Notes Sheet
                                                                    Chemistry ReadChemistry Reading
     
    Day 3                    Friday, October 11---Vocabulary Quiz and Atom OpenerAtom Opener
                                                                 Atom Wrap Up WS
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    Day 1        Monday, September 30--- Finish Classification Notes and Kingdom Reading Reading   
     
    Day 2         Tuesday, October 1----Section Review Taxonomy Opener and Wrap Up Worksheet
                                                             Taxonomy Wrap Up Worksheet
     
    Day 3      Wednesday, October 2---- Species Interaction Notes Note Packet 
     
    Day 4       Thursday, October 3---Section Review Species and Species Interaction Worksheet Worksheet
     
    Day 5       Friday, October 4---OFF
     
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    Day 2    Monday, September 23---Wrap Up Worksheet  Life Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 3    Tuesday, September 24----Life Activity and It's Your Turn Keystone Review Keystone WS
     
    Day 4     Wednesday, September 25---Taxonomy Opening ReadingTaxonomy Reading and start Notes
     
    Day 5     Thursday, September 26---Taxonomy Notes and Dichotomous Key Examples
     
    Day 6.   Friday, September 27--- Dichotomous Key Group Activity
     
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    Day 3 Monday, September 16---            Notes 
     
    Day 4 Tuesday, September 17---           Continue Notes
     
    Day 5 Wednesday, September 18--      Scientific Method Test  
                                                            Characteristics of Life WS
     
    Day 6 Thursday, September 19---          Vocabulary Quiz and Section Review WS
     
    Day 1 Friday, September 20--           Characteristics of Life Reading Characteristics of Life Reading
     
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    Day 4     Monday, September 9----Graph Notes and Assignment (in class)-Graphing Activity Activity----
     Hand Out Scientific Method Test Review (Hard Copy) ALSO on Quizlet-----Test Scheduled for Wed. Sept 18                                    
     
    Day 5         Tuesday, September 10-----Metric System Notes  Metric System Assignment
         Start Scientific Method Group Activity--- Group Activity
       
    Day 6           Wednesday, September 11----Finish Assignment (in class)  / Wrap Up  Scientific Method Review 
                                                            
    Day 1           Thursday, September 12     ----SLO and OCR SLO
               
    Day 2           Friday, September 13-- Characteristics of Life Vocab Vocab
                                                   and  Reading Assignment Reading
     
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    Day 6 Tuesday, September 3---               Biology Basics Notes
     
    Day 1 Wednesday, September 4---           Scientific Method Vocabulary Quiz
                                                                  Scientific Method Reading . Methods of Science Reading
                                                                   Biology Basics Notes Cont
     
    Day 2 Thursday, September 5--                Pseuodscience vs Science Differences Activity 
                                                                     Science VS Pseudo Activity Part 1
                                                                     Science vs Pseudo Activity Part 2
                                                                  Finish Notes
                                                                  Penicillin Activity Penicillin Activity-
     
    Day 3 Friday, September 6---                   SLO/OCR
     
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    Day 1      Mon Aug 26--  Welcome to Class---Seating Chart---Schedule---- Biology Challenge
     
    Day 2     Tues Aug 27---   Set Goal ---Give out Syllabus----Procedures and Policies---- See links Above 
     
    Day 3     Wed Aug 28---  Go Over Biology Challenge--Continue Procedures and Policies
     
     
    Day 4    Thurs Aug 29---  Pass out Folder---Organize Binders Nature of Science Reading and Questions---      N of S Reading--due end of class/HW
     
     
    Day 5     Friday Aug 30--- Pretest and Pretest Open Constructive Response Question (OCR) 
                                          Scientific Method Vocabulary Vocabulary   Quizlet for Vocabulary 
     
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    Day 6                 Wednesday, February 20      Introduction to Cellular Respiration Notes
     
    Day 1                 Thursday, February 21        Krebs Cycle and ETC Notes
     
    Day 2                 Friday, February 22            Wrap up Cell Respirations worksheet CR Wrap UP ws
     
     
    Day 2                Monday, February 25      Introduction to Cellular Respiration Packet
     
    Day 3                 Tuesday, February 26        Glycolysis and Krebs Cycle  Notes
     
    Day 4                 Wednesday, February 27    Electron Transport Chain Notes        
     
     Day 5               Thursday, February 28        Finish ETC Notes 
                                                                    Wrap up Cell Respirations worksheet CR Wrap UP ws  
                                                                                        
     Day 6               Friday, March 1                Fermentation
     
    Day 1                Monday, March 4             Its Your Turn Cellular Energy Worksheet 
                                                                  Keystone Review--Cell Energy
     
    Day 2                Tuesday, March 5            Cell Cycle Introduction Notes
                                                                  Cell Cycle Vocabulary     Cell Cycle Vocab
     
    Day 3                Wednesday, March 6         Cell Energy Test
                                                                   Cell Growth Reading Cell Growth Reading
     
    Day 4                Thursday, March 7            Start Mitosis Notes
     
                             Friday, March 8               OFF--Senior Projects
     
    Day 5                Monday, March 11-- Cell Cycle Vocabulary Quiz and Cell Growth Reading Cell Growth Reading
                                                                 Start Mitosis Notes
     
    Day 6                Tuesday, March 12---- Finish Mitosis Notes
     
    Day 1                Wednesday, March 13---Mitosis Lab and Worksheet Mitosis Worksheet Packet
     
    Day 2.               Thursday, March 14---- Finish Yesterday's Lesson
     
    Day 3                 Friday March 15---      Meiosis Notes 
     
    Day 4                Monday, March 18---Finish Mitosis Lab and Worksheet Mitosis Worksheet Packet
     
    Day 5                Tuesday, March 19---Meiosis Notes 
     
    Day 6                 Wednesday, March 20-- Comparing Mitosis and Meiosis and WS Comparing Worksheet
     
    Day 1                 Thursday, March 21--- Meiosis Worksheet Packet Worksheet
     
    Day 2                Friday, March 22---Cell Cycle Regulation and Worksheet Cell Regulation WS
     
     
     
    Day 3               Monday, March 25---Its Your Turn Keystone Review---Cell CycleKeystone Rev WS
                                                         DNA and RNA Vocabulary TermsDNA/RNA Vocabulary
     
    Day 4                Tuesday, March 26---DNA Basics Notes
     
    Day 5                Wednesday, March 27---DNA Replication and Worksheet DNA Rep WS
     
    Day 6                Thursday, March 28---RNA Transcription Notes
     
    Day 1.                Friday, March 29---Finish Transcription WS.  RNA and Transcription WS
                                                         Start Translation Notes
     
                                            
               
    4th Quarter Lessons and Assignments 
     
    Day 2                   Monday April 1-----Last Day of the 3rd Quarter
                                              Translation and Worksheet.  Translation WS-----
     
    Day 3                   Tueday, April 2---Wrap Up DNA and RNA---Its Your Turn WS. Keystone Review DNA
                                                         Mutation Vocabulary---Mutation Vocabulary Terms
     
    Day 4                  Wednesday April 3----Mutation Notes
     
    Day 5                   Thursday, April 4----DNA/RNA Test
                                                             Finish Notes
     
    Day 6                    Friday, April 5--- Mutation Wrap Up WS.  Mutation Wrap Up WS
     
     
    Day 1                   Monday, April 8    Translation Activity
                                                          Mutation Vocabulary---Mutation Vocabulary Terms
     
     
    Day 2                   Tueday, April 9---Wrap Up DNA and RNA---Its Your Turn WS. Keystone Review DNA
                                                         
     
    Day 3                  Wednesday April 10----DNA/RNA Test
                                                              Mutation Notes Notes
     
    Day 4                   Thursday, April 11----Finish Notes
                                                             
    Day 5                    Friday, April 12--- Mutation Wrap Up WS.  Mutation Wrap Up WS
     
     
    Day 6                  Monday, April 15--- Mutation Wrap Up WS.  Mutation Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 1                  Tuesday, April 16-- Genetics Vocabulary and start notes Genetic Vocab Terms
     
    Day 2                  Wednesday, April 17---Its Your Turn Genetic Mutations Keystone Review
                                            Mutations Keystone Review
     
    Day 3                  Thursday, April 18---Monohybrid Crosses
     
    Day 4                 Monday, April 22 ----Monohybrid Crosses
     
    Day 5                  Tuesday, April 23-- Pedigree and Pedigree Activity
     
    Day 6                 Wednesday, April 24--- Linked Trait Notes
     
    Day 1                 Thursday, April 25---Different Pattern of Inheritance Notes 
                                                            Its Your Turn Keystone Review---Genetics Genetics Its Your Turn
     
    Day 2                 Friday, April 26---Evolution Vocabulary Evolution Vocabulary
     
     
    Day 3                  Monday, April 29---Dihybrid Crosses and Linked Trait Notes
                                                          Different Pattern of Inheritance Notes 
     
    Day 4                  Tuesday, April 30-- Different Pattern of Inheritance Notes and Pedigrees 
     
    Day 5                 Wednesday, May 1-- Pedigree Activity and Evolution Vocabulary Evolution Vocabulary
     
    Day 6                 Thursday, May 2---Intro to Evolution Notes
     
    Day 1                 Friday, May 3---Its Your Turn Keystone Review---Genetics Genetics Its Your Turn
                                                                                Intro to Evolution Notes 
     
    Week Before Keystone Push--
    Biology Keystones---Wed May 15 and Thurs May 16
     
    Day  2                  Monday, May 6---Chapter 16 Evolution Packet and Notes
     
    Day 3                   Tuesday, May 7---Chapter 16 Finish and start Chapter 17 Packet and Notes
                                                           Its Your Turn Mutations, Human Inheritance and Genetics ---DUE
     
    Day 4                    Wednesday, May 8---Wrap Up Evolution
                                                                Module 1 and 2 Practice Bubble Sheet are DUE
     
    Day 5                    Thursday, May 9---Module 1 Review
     
    Day 6                     Friday, May 10---Module 2 Review