Activity 01 | Microscope:
How a microscope works
Due: September 13, 2016

This activity will help us explore  the functionality of  the microscope.  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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Assignment 01 | Models:
Sam Spade Assignment
Due: September 9, 2016

This assignment  will start in class.  This may be assigned as homework if we run out of time.

General Biology

Marking Period 1

Homework 02 | Homeostasis:
Balance in the cell

These videos present

Homeostasis

information for

students to outline.

Homework 03 | Organelles:
Identify & Define plant & animal cell organelles
Due: September 30, 2016

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 7, 2016

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

Homework 05 | Macromolecules:
Due: October 9, 2016

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

Homework 08 |
Microscope:
Due: September 9, 2016

Microscope Parts:

identify the parts of the microscope, along with their purpose.

Activity 02 | Cell City:
All about organelles
Due: October 1, 2016

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.

Each study guide presents most of the information that will be on the quizzes and tests of the specified unit.  These are not necessarily  comprehensive: there may be additional topics on assessments.  Use all of your notes, and this website to identify all topics that may be on any quiz or test.

 

Web Quest MP1 | Homeostasis
Balance in the cell
Due: October 19, 2016

You will 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 does that mean for us?

Web Quest MP1 | Homeostasis
Balance in the cell
Due: October 20, 2016

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

Study Guides

ASS:GEN:MAIN

Homework

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Activity 04 |Osmosis:

The Egg Ativity:

Optional; Due: October 7, 2016

Experiential Osmosis activty.

Optional activty to be completed at home.

Homework 09 |
Central Dogma:
 

Central Dogma

Model the Central Dogma of Biology using evidence that studnets are provided with.