Mr. Sanderson's Class Blog

Because biology is life

Month: April 2016

IB Biology C: 4/25 – 4/29

Mon

  • Independent Enzyme Lab

Tue

  • Independent Enzyme Lab

Wed

  • Assemble/Create poster

Thu

Fri

  • Unit Test
  • homework: Read Chapter 7 (Topic 8.2)

Biology B: 4/25 – 4/29

Mon

  • Intro to Animals/Notes on Cnidaria
  • Pick your group for the presentation
  • Start research
  • Finish Caminalcules if necessary

Tue

  • Work on animal presentation
    • here’s the animal phylogeny diagramanimal phylogeny diagram
  • Finish Caminalcules if necessary

Wed

  • Hand in Caminalcule lab
  • Work on animal presentation

Thu

  • Start presentations
  • Animal test questions due at 9pm, using the format on the project sheet

Fri

  • Finish presentations
  • Animal test + Classification Quiz on Monday

IB Bio C: 4/18 – 4/22

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

  • Continue amylase lab

Fri

  • design independent lab

Biology B: 4/18 – 4/22

Mon

Tue

  • The trees of Sheldon HS lab (due Wed)

Wed

  • Caminalcules Lab, Day 1

Thu

  • Making cladograms (See cladogram pages in Notes: Taxonomy from Monday)
  • Caminalcules Lab, Day 2

Fri

  • finish caminalcules
  • Classification quiz

Biology B: 4/11 – 4/15

Mon

  • What Darwin Didn’t Know

Tue

  • Notes: Primate and human evolution

Wed

  • Finish hominin notes
  • Study Guide for the unit

Thu

  • Review
  • Film: Clever Monkeys

Fri

  • Unit test Evolution
  • Crossword: Chapter 18

IB Biology C: 4/11 – 4/15

Mon

  • Test: Ecology Topic C
  • h/w: read Ch 3, 6-4, 6-5

Tue

Wed

Thu

  • all test make-ups start at 7:30am
  • practice: study guide IB Biochem topics
  • time for online assignment

Fri

Biology B: 4/4 – 4/8

Mon

  • Due: Amino Acid Sequence h/w
  • Notes on Evidence
  • How to be a fossil
  • Per 1 & 2: Fossil Find Lab
  • h/w: read 16-1 & 16-2

Tue

Wed

  • Background necessary for Hardy-Weinberg Lab (notes version)
  • carry out the lab

Thu

  • Direct instruction: age of the Earth
  • Project: Deep Time Timeline
  • h/w Read 17-1, 17-2

Fri

  • Quiz: Everything through Thursday (through #III on the WTK for the unit)
  • Work time: Deep Time Timeline (due Wed next week)

 

IB Biology C: 4/4 – 4/8

Mon

  • Finish Lab: Human Survivorship Curve; here’s the Data Table

Tue

  • Hand in Part A and Part B of lab, stapled, at start of the class.
  • Discuss the lab
  • Direct instruction: Ecology
  • Work time: complete online assigments
  • Reading: 41.1, 41.2, 41.4, 42.2

Wed

Thu

  • Review as needed
  • Work time: Topic C study guide, Online assignments.

Fri

  • Topic C SG Questions due
  • Review as┬áneeded

Mon 4/11

  • Test Ecology so far