Mrs. Sowagen


BIOLOGY -iimportant to everyday life because it allows humans to better understand their bodies, their resources and potential threats in the environment.

Week of May 6-10, 2019

Monday- Enviromental Problems: Movie Review

Tuesday- Newsletter Making- Environmental Problems

Wednesday-Early Out

Thursday- Continuation of Newsletter Making

Friday- Presentation of Output

Week of April 22-26, 2019

Monday- No School

Tuesday- Chapter Test

Wednesday- Human Pedigree

Thursday- Genetic Disorders

Friday- Genetic Disorders

Week of April 15-19, 2019

Monday- Presentation: Multiple Alleles

Tuesday- Day 2- Sex-Linked Traits

Wednesday- Reinforcement: Punnet Square

Thursday- Movie Review

Friday- No School

Week of April 8-12, 2019

Monday- Codominance

Tuesday- Probability - Lab Activity

Wednesday- Early Out

Thursday- Multiple Alleles

Friday- Sex-Linked Traits

Week of April1-5, 2019

Monday- Pre-Test

Tuesday- Mendel's Experiment

Wednesday- Phenotype and Genotype Practice problems

Thursday- Non-Mendelian Inheritance

Friday- Punnet Square

Week of March 25-29, 2019

Monday- From Aristotle to Linnaeus- History of Taxonomy

Tuesday- Presentation of Timeline

Wednesday- Cladogram 

Thursday- Cladogram Making

Friday- Quiz

Week of March 18-22, 2018

Monday- Research Project on Air Pollution

Tuesday- Research Project continuation

Wednesday- Research Project Continuation

Thursday- Intro to Taxonomy

Friday- Binomial Nomenclature

Week of March 11-15, 2019

Monday- Research Project 

Tuesday- Research Project

Wednesday- Project Presentation

Thursday- No School

Friday- No School

Week of March 4-8, 2019

Monday- Presentation of Output

Tuesday- Edible/Natural Soil Layer Making 

Wednesday- Edible/Natural Soil Layer Making- Day 2

Thursday- Freshwater Resources- Water Pollution

Friday- Atmospheric Resources: Air Pollution

Week of February 22-28 - March 1, 2019

Monday- Biome Models Making

Tuesday- Biome Models Presentation

Wednesday- Quiz

Thursday- Renewable and Non-renewable Resources

Friday- Using Resources Wisely: Soil Resources Part II

Week of February 18-22, 2019

Monday- No School

Tuesday- Intertidal Zone, Coastal Ocean and Open Ocean

Wednesday- Project Making

Thursday- Project Making

Friday- Presentation of Output/Project

Week of February 11-15, 2019

Monday- Estuaries in the US- Presentation

Tuesday- Interactive Activity- Acquatic Ecosystem w/ Kahoot It 

Wednesday- No encounter- Early Out

Thursday- Quiz

Friday- No School

Week of February 4-8, 2019

Monday- Pig Dissection Post Lab Worksheet

Tuesday- Marine Ecosystem


Thursday- Ppt Presentation Making

Friday- Continuation of Ppt Making

Week of January 28-February 1, 2019

Monday- Lab Activity

Tuesday- Lab Activity

Wednesday- Worksheet on Frog Dissection

Thursday- Marine Ecosystem

Friday- Estuaries

Week of January 21-25, 2019

Monday- Individual Presentation On Biomes of the World

Tuesday- Quiz

Wednesday- Introduction to Acquatic Ecosystem: Fresh water

Thursday- Marine Ecosystem

Friday- Estuaries

Week of January 14-18, 2019

Monday- Ecological: Primary and Secondary Succession 

Tuesday- Cause and Effect of Secondary Succession

Wednesday- Successions after ntural and human disturbances

Thursday- Biomes

Friday- Biome Presentation

Week 2- December 10-14, 2018

Monday- Presentation of Output- Day 1

Tuesday- Day 2- continuation

Wednesday- No Class Encounter

Thursday- Population

Friday- Quiz

Week 1- December 3-7, 2018

Monday- Interactions in Ecosystems: Predation and Competition

Tuesday- Parasitism

Wednesday- Commensalism- Pair Activity

Thursday- Mutualism- Pair Activity

Friday-  Interactions in Ecosystems Part II 

Week 4- November 26-30, 2018

Monday- Levels of Biological Organization: A comparison

Tuesday- Organismal, Population, Community and Ecosystem Ecology

Wednesday- Continuation of Group Output Making

Thursday- Presentation of Output

Friday- Interactions in Ecosystems Day 1

Week 3- November 19-23, 2018

Monday- Introduction to Ecoystem

Tuesday- Packet- Ecosystem

Wednesday- No Class- Cultural Dance Presentation

Thursday- No School

Friday- No School

Week 2- November 12-16, 2018

Monday- No School

Tuesday- Quiz on Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis

Wednesday- Early Out

Thursday- Ecosystem and Food Webs: An Introduction Packet

Friday- PowerPoint Presentation: Ecosystem and its Types

Week 1- November  5-9, 2018

Monday- Quiz on Carbon Based Molecules

Tuesday- Cellular Respiration (A comparison)

Wednesday- Cellular Respiration II

Thursday- Quiz Bee on Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis

Friday- Introduction to Ecosystem

Week of October 29-31 and November 1-2, 2018

Monday- Quiz on Photosynthesis

Tuesday- Hands-On Activity (Photosynthesis and Respiration)

Wednesday- Movie Review

Thursday- Carbon-Based Molecules

Friday- Worksheet on Carbon

Week 4- October 22-26,2018

Monday- Photosynthesis Pre-Test, Vocabulary

Tuesday- Introduction to Photosynthesis (Small Groups)

Wednesday- No classes (Field Trip)

Thursday- Photosynthesis Diagrams (ppt presentations and videos)

Friday- Group Output Presentations

Week 3- October 15-19,2018 

Monday- Circulatory System (Packets)

Tuesday- Digestive System (Using Flow Charts) 

Wednesday- Quiz

Thursday and Friday- No School

Week 2- October 8-12, 2018

Monday- Lymphatic System and Endocrine System

Tuesday- Parts and Functions of the Nervous System Part II

Wednesday- No class ( Early Out)

Thursday- Excretory System

Friday- Quiz on Body Systems PartII

Week 1- October 1-5, 2018

Monday- Digestive and Respiratory Sytem

Tuesday- Reproductive System and Nervous System

Wednesday- Cardiovasular System-Game

Thursday- Muscular and Skeletal System

Friday- No School

Week 4- September 24-28, 2018

Monday- Specialized Cell- Small Group Activity

Tuesday- Presentation of Output

              - Adaptations of Specialized Cells

Wednesday- Interacting systems

Thursday- Functions at the Organism System Level

Friday- Chapter Test

Week 3- September 17-21, 2018

Monday- Quiz

Tuesday- From Molecules to Organism: Structure and Function 

Wednesday- Early-Out (No classes)

Thursday- Growth and Development of Organisms

Friday- Organization for matter and energy flow in an organism

Week 2- September 10-14, 2018

Monday- Conceptual Understanding of DNA (with interactive game on base structure)

Tuesday- Interacting systems within Multicellular organisms

Wednesday- Illustrating relationship between systems

Thursday- System simulations

Friday- Quiz (Rescheduled-Monday)