Activity 01 | Microscope:
How a microscope works
Due: September 17, 2015

This activity will help us explore  the function of our microscopes.  We will learn how much the image is enlarged, and how to identify parts of the cell.   Your teacher will assign the date for this activity to be completed; you will be able to work on this in class, but you will need to complete this for homework.

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Homework 01: Models
Homework 01 | Models
The case of Sam Spade
​Due: September 10, 2015

This assignment deals with the use of models in scientific inquiry.  We will start this in class, and complete portions at home.

Laboratory Biology

Marking Period 1

Homework 02 | Homeostasis:
Balance in the cell
​Due: October 13, 2015

These homework videos presents Homeostasis information for students to outline.

Homework 03 | Organelles:
Identify & Define plant & animal cell organelles
Due: September 28, 2015

This homework requires personal investigation to find data, and then a written response to two questions.  Correct complete answers will require at least two paragraphs.

Homework 04 | Organelles:
Compare & contrast plant & animal cells
Due: October 01, 2015

This homework requires personal investigation to find data, and then a written response to questions.  Correct complete answers will require at least two paragraphs.

Homework 05 | Macromolecules:
Due: October 02, 2015

Compare & Contrast:

Complete the chart describing the attributes of the macromolecules we have studied.

Homework 06 |
Interpret Enzyme Graph:
 

Graph activity:

Use the graphs to answer questions.  Graphs are an important tool for understanding and communicating information.

Homework 07 |
Graph Enzyme Data:
 

Graph activity:

Graph the data provided.  Graph this data both manually (on the provided graph paper), and with the provided  technology.

Homework 08 |
Microscope:
Due: September 17, 2015

Microscope Parts:

Learn the parts and function of microscope parts.

Activity 02 | Cell City:
All about organelles
Due: October 02, 2015

This activity will help us explore and find the function of organelles we are interested in.  Your teacher will assign the date for this activity to be completed; you will be able to work on this in class, but you will need to complete this for homework.

Activity 03 | pH & Buffers:
What buffers do

This activity will help us explore and find effect buffers have on changing pH. Your teacher will assign the date for this activity to be completed; you will be able to work on this in class, but you will need to complete this for homework.

This study guide presents most of the information that will be on the quizzes and tests of the first marking period.  This is not an absolutely complete guide: there may be additional topics on assessments.  You should use all of your notes and this website for the complete information that may be on any quiz or test.

Study Guide

Web Quest MP1 | Homeostasis
Balance in the cell

Explore web sites to further your understanding of Homeostasis.

Activities &

Projects

Web Based

Web Quest MP1 | Water
The essential Properties
​Optional

What are the essenntial properties of water, and what do these properties mean for us?

Web Quest MP1 | Homeostasis
Balance in the cell

You will explore web sites to further your understanding of Homeostasis.

Study Guide

ASS:LAB:MAIN

Homework

Activity 04 | Osmosis:
The egg activity
Optional; Due: October 7, 2015

Experiential Osmosis activty.

Optional activty to be completed at home.

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