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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 1----Weekly Calendar and Assignment Links
     
    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 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 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 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 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 4         Wednesday, September 26--- Species Interaction Notes Note Packet
     
    Day 5 .       Thursday, September 27----Finish Notes and Species Interaction Worksheet Worksheet
     
    Day 6 .       Friday, September 28--    Its Your Turn Keystone Review on Life Keystone Its Your Turn Packet
     
    Day 1 .       Monday, October 1---  Finish Notes and Species Interaction Worksheet Worksheet
     
    Day 2 .       Tuesday, October 2--- End of Notes Opener and Taxonomy Opening ReadingTaxonomy Reading
     
    Day 3 .       Wednesday, October 3---Taxonomy Opener, Notes and Dichotomous Key Group Activity
                                                           Opener .      Notes Sheet .
     
    Day 4         Thursday, October 4---Kingdom Reading Reading    
     
    Day 5          Friday, October 5----Definition OpenerOpener
                                                     Prokarytoic and Eukaryotic Cell Venn Diagram Notes
                                                      Kingdom Table Notes
     
    Day 6                    Monday, October 8----- Kingdom Reading Reading    
     
    Day 1                    Tuesday, October 9----Opener    Kingdom Table Notes and Wrap Up Worksheet
                                   Taxonomy Wrap Up Worksheet
     
    Day 2      Wednesday, October 10---It's Your Turn Keystone Review---Characteristics of Life and Taxonomy
                                  Its Your Turn WS 
     
    Day 3                    Thursday, October 11---Characteristics of Life and Taxonomy Test
                                                                    Chemistry in Biology Vocabulary Chemistry Vocab List
     
    Day 4                    Friday, October 12---Intro to Chemistry Notes Chemistry Notes Sheet
     
     
    Day 5                  Monday, October 15---Characteristics of Life and Taxonomy Test
                                                                    Chemistry in Biology Vocabulary Chemistry Vocab List
     
    Day 6                   Tuesday, October 16---Intro to Chemistry Notes Chemistry Notes Sheet
     
    Day 1                   Wednesday, October 17- Vocabulary Quiz and Atom OpenerAtom Opener
                                                                     Finish Notes 
     
    Day 2                    Thursday, October 18--- Let's Review Chemistry in Biology WorksheetReview WS
     
    Day 3                    Friday, October 19---Water Vocabulary Vocab List
                                                                Water Reading Reading
                                                                 Water Notes Note Sheet
     
    Day 4                 Monday, October 22---Intro to Chemistry Notes Chemistry Notes Sheet
     
    Day 5                   Tuesday, October 23---1st Quarter Assessment
                                                   Atom OpenerAtom Opener and Finish Notes 
     
    Day 6                    Wednesday, October 24--- Let's Review Chemistry in Biology WorksheetReview WS
     
    Day 1                   Thursday, October 25---Water Vocabulary Vocab List
                                                                Water Reading Reading
                                                                 Water Notes Note Sheet
     
    Day 2                   Friday, October 26----Water Notes              
     
     
    Quarter 2 Weekly Calendars and Assignments
     
    Day 3     END of the 1st QUARTER Monday, October 29---Finish Covalent and Ionic Bond notes
                                                      Let's Review Chemistry in Biology WorksheetReview WS
     
    Day 4                   Tuesday, October 30---Water Vocabulary Vocab List
                                                                Water Reading Reading
                                                                 
     
    Day 5                  Wednesday, October 31---- Water Notes Note Sheet     
     
    Day 6                 Thursday, November 1----Vocabulary Quiz
                                                                    
     
    Day 1                 Friday, November 2--- Water Lab and Notes
     
    Day 2                 Monday, November 5---Water OCR .    Water OCR pdf
                                                               Unique Characteristics of Water Notes
     
    Day 3                 Tuesday, November 6--Finish Water Notes  
                                                                Water Wrap Up Worksheet Section2.2
                                                            Section 2.2 Worksheet---Water Wrap Up
     
    Day 4                  Wednesday, November 7--Water Opener--Keystone Review
                                                                      Finish WS 2.2
     
    Day 5                   Thursday, November 8---Mixtures and Solutions NotesMixture and Solution Notesheet
                                                                    
    Day 6                   Friday, November 9--- Mixture Opener Finish Notes . Mixture Opener
     
    Day 1                   Wednesday, November 14---Solutions Opener .  Solution Opener
                                                                         Let's Review Mixture WS . WS
     
    Day 2                   Thursday, November 15---Kahoot!
     
    Day 3                   Friday, November 16---pH Lab .      Start Keystone Review Sheet Keystone Rev WS
     
     
    Day 1                  Tuesday, November 27---Organic Molecule Vocabulary Vocabulary List
                                                                   Introduction to Organic Molecule Notes Notepacket
     
    Day 2                  Wednesday, Novmber 28-- Finish Carbon Notes
                                                                      Carbon OCR   OCR
     
    Day 3                   Thursday, November 29--Vocab Quiz and Organic Molecule Reading--Reading
                                                                     Carbohydrate Notes--Carb Notepacket 
                                                                     
        
    Day 4                  Friday, November 30--- Finish Carbohydrate Notes
                                                                 Carb Exit Ticket---Carbs Exit Ticket  
                                                                  
     
    Day 5                  Monday, December 3----Start Lipids---Lipid Notepacket  
                                                                  Compare Carbohydrates and Lipids Venn Diagram
     
    Day 6                  Tuesday, December 4---Lipid vs Carbohydrate OCR Lipid Vs. Carb OCR      
     
    Day 1                  Wednesday, December 5---Protein Notes  Protein Notes Sheet
                                                                      Protein Review Protein Review Sheet
                                                                      Nucleic Acid Notes Nucleic Acid Notes
     
    Day 2                  Thursday, December 6--Exit Ticket ---Macrolecules Exit Ticket
                                                                  Molecule Matching Molecule Match WS
     
    Day 3                   Friday, December 7---Macromolecule Challenge
                                                                Macromolecule Review WS Organic Molecule Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 4                   Monday, December 10--The Cell Vocabulary The Cell Vocab
                                                                   Discovery of the Cell Reading Discovery of the Cell Reading
     
    Day 5                   Tuesday, December 11-- Organic Molecule Keystone Review WS O.M Keystone Review WS 
                                                                     Discovery of the Cell Timeline
     
    Day 6                   Wednesday, December 12--- Start the 3 Major Parts of the Cell Notes
     
    Day 1                   Thursday, December 13- Organic Molecule Test
                                                                     Cell Membrane Notes
     
    Day 2                   Friday, December 14 .   Finish Cell Membrane Notes
     
    Day 3                   Monday, December 17----Discovery of the Cell Timeline
                                                                    Start the 3 Major Parts of the Cell Notes
     
    Day 4                  Tuesday, December 18--- Plasma Cell Membrane Reading
                                                                     Start Cell Membrane Notes
     
    Day 5                   Wednesday, December 19- Homeostasis Notes and Finish Cell Membrane Notes
                                                                    Homeostasis Keystone Review
     
    Day 6                   Thurday, December 20 .   Christmas Break Activity
     
                                                                     
    Day 1                   Wednesday, January 2.     Finish Cell Membrane Notes
                                                                      Cell Membrane WS Membrane Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 2                   Thursday, January 3.      - Homeostasis Notes 
                                                                   
    Day 3                   Friday, January 4           Homeostasis Keystone ReviewHomeostasis Keystone REV WS
                                                                 
    Day 4                   Monday, January 7-          Nucleus Notes and Nucleus WS Nucleus WS 
     
    Day 5                   Tuesday, January 8         Animal Cell Organelles and WS Organelle WS 
     
    Day 6                   Wednesday, January 9     Plant Notes
     
    Day 1                   Thursday, January 10     Plant Cell Worksheet Plant vs Animal Cell WS 
     
    Day 2                  Friday, January 11          Wrap Up the Cell Structures and Functions
                                                                   Cell Wrap Up WS      
     
    Day 3                  Monday, January 14        2nd Quarter Assessment
                                                                   Cell Transport Vocabulary Cell Transport Vocabulary 
     
    Day 4                  Tuesday, January 15        Diffusion Notes
                                                                    Cell Transport Reading Cell Transport Read   
     
    Day 5                  Wednesday, January 16     Vocabuary Quiz
                                                                      Its Your Turn Keystone Review The Cell Keystone Rev Cell
     
    Day 6                  Thursday, January  17        Osmosis Notes----END OF THE 2nd QUARTER
     
    Day 1                  Friday, January 18            Osmosis Notes Finish and Active Transport Notes      
     
     
     
    3rd Quarter Lessons and Assignments
     
    Day 2                 Tuesday, January 22       Osmosis Notes Finish and Active Transport Notes  
     
    Day 3                Wednesday, January 23       Beet Lab and Transport Wrap Up WS Transport Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 4                 Thursday, January 24       Finish Wrap Up WS. and Kahoot?
     
    Day 5                  Friday, January 25          Beet Lab and wrap Up questions
     
    Day 6                 Monday, January 28         Its Your Turn Keystone Review Transport 
                                                                    Hand out Study Island---due on or before Tues Feb 5
     
    Day 1                 Tuesday, January 29         CWCTC Tour---Students in class will work on Study Island
                                                                                                  Study Island Questions--- If you lose your bubble sheet; 
                                                                       complete on Composition Paper.
     
    Day 2                  Wednesday, January 30.   Introduction to Chemical Reactions
                                                                     Reading---Chemical Reaction Reading
     
    Day 3                 Thursday, January 31        Enzyme Notes and Examples
     
    Day 4                 Friday, February 1            It's Your Turn Keystone Review---Enzymes
                                                                     Keystone Review--Enzymes
     
    Day 6                Monday, February 11           Cellular Energy Vocabulary and Reading
     
    Day 1                 Tuesday, February 12          ATP Notes and Start Photosynthesis
     
    Day 2                 Wednesday, February 13      Cellular Energy Vocab Quiz and Calvin Cycle Notes
     
    Day 3                 Thursday, February 14         Calvin Cycle Wrap Up
                                                                       Photosynthesis Wrap Up WS Photo Wrap Up WS
     
    Day 4                 Friday, February 15             Introduction to Cellular Respiration Notes
     
     
    Day 5                 Tuesday, February 19         Photosynthesis Wrap Up WS Photo Wrap Up WS
     
    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