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Biology - 9th Grade  

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    • Thursday, October 19

       

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the functions of major cell structures and organelles (and differentiate between different types of cells based on their structure.)

       

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  Concept map (prokaryote vs eukaryote)
      -Finish Cells Alive assignment
      -Reflection exit slip

      Assign On: 10/19/2017
      Due: 11/19/2017
    • Tuesday, October 17

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can explain the cell theory and describe its history.
      -I can differentiate between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  Identify 3 components of the cell theory. 
      -Discuss cell theory, pro vs eukaryotes
      - Video
      -Reflection exit slip

       

      Assign On: 10/17/2017
      Due: 11/17/2017
    • Monday, October 16

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can explain the cell theory and describe its history.
      -I can differentiate between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  Brainstorm!  On a post-it, write what you know about cells.
      -Discuss exam
      -Guided research cell theory, pro vs eukaryotes
      -Reflection exit slip

      Assign On: 10/16/2017
      Due: 11/16/2017
    • Tuesday, October 10

      Learning Target(s):  
      -I can explain the significance of carbon to all living things. 
      -I can describe the structure and function of carbohydrates.
      -I can describe the structure and function of lipids. 
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids.
      -I can describe the structure and function of enzymes. 

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  Explain the "induced fit" model of enzyme activity.
      -Review
      -EXAM!

      Assign On: 10/10/2017
      Due: 11/10/2017
    • Monday, October 9

      Learning Target(s):  
      -I can explain the significance of carbon to all living things. 
      -I can describe the structure and function of carbohydrates.
      -I can describe the structure and function of lipids. 
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids.
      -I can describe the structure and function of enzymes. 

      Agenda:
      Bellwork 
      Enzyme review & quiz
      Finish/review study guide

       

      Assign On: 10/9/2017
      Due: 11/9/2017
    • Friday, October 6

      Learning Target(s):  
      -I can explain the significance of carbon to all living things. 
      -I can describe the structure and function of carbohydrates.
      -I can describe the structure and function of lipids. 
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids.
      -I can describe the structure and function of enzymes. 

      Agenda:
      Bellwork 
      Work on study guide!

       

      Assign On: 10/6/2017
      Due: 11/6/2017
    • Thursday, October 5

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe enzymes and explain their function.

      Agenda:

      -Bellwork: 1.  Which of the 4 types of macromolecules is an enzyme? 2.  Describe the shape of an enzyme.
      -Enzymes – video/notes
      -Enzyme models
      -Reflect/Review activity

      Assign On: 10/5/2017
      Due: 11/6/2017
    • Wednesday, October 4

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids.
      -I can describe enzymes and explain their function.

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  1.  Describe the structure of an amino acid.  2. What are the 3 components of a nucleotide?
      -Protein/Nuc. Acid quiz!
      -Enzymes – video/notes
      -Reflect/Review activity

       

      Assign On: 10/4/2017
      Due: 11/4/2017
    • Tuesday, October 3

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids.

      Agenda:

      -Bellwork:  What are the monomers and polymers of proteins? What are the monomers and polymers of nucleic acids?
      -Protein/Nuc. Acid practice!
      -Reflect/Review activity

      Assign On: 10/3/2017
      Due: 11/3/2017
    • Monday, October 2

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins and nucleic acids.

      Agenda:

      -Bellwork: Identify the elements that make up carbs and lipids.  How do the proportions differ between them?
      -Protein and nucleic acids - research/notes/discussion
      -Reflect/Review activity

      Assign On: 10/2/2017
      Due: 11/2/2017
    • Friday, September 29

      Learning Target(s):
      -Review/Retake/Enrichment!  Learning Targets 1-7

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  What are the monomers of lipids? 
      -Video (biomolecules)
      -Review/Enrichment

      Assign On: 9/29/2017
      Due: 10/29/2017
    • Thursday, September 28

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the structure and function of lipids.
      -I can describe the structure and function of proteins.

      Agenda:

      -Bellwork:  On the Lipids coloring sheet, complete sections 1, 2, 3, and 5.
      -Review!
      -Lipids Quiz
      -Protein notes
      -Reflect/Review Activity

      Assign On: 9/28/2017
      Due: 10/29/2017
    • Monday, September 25

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the structure and function of lipids.

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  1. In your diet, what type of foods would be considered to be complex carbs? 2. The large carbohydrate molecules in these foods are __________________.
      -Video  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Wbs6DJkwEU
      -Lipids notes/discussion
      -Exit slip

      Assign On: 9/25/2017
      Due: 10/25/2017
    • Friday, September 22

      Learning Target(s):
      -I can describe the structure and function of carbohydrates.

      Agenda:
      -Bellwork:  1. What are the elements that make up carbohydrates?   2. What are the monomers of carbohydrates?
      -Review
      -Quiz  - 7th period did not take the quiz because of the pep rally.  It will be on MONDAY, September 25! 

      Assign On: 9/22/2017
      Due: 10/22/2017
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