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Category: IB Biology (page 1 of 10)

IB Biology 2 Week 12: 11/18 – 11/22

Mon

Tue

  • 3d Models: finish transcription and translation

Wed

Thu

  • Practice DNA: From Gene to Protein

Fri

  • Intro: Gene Modification

IB Biology 2 Week 11: Nov 12 – Nov 15

Tue

  • wrap up enzymes: whiteboard predictions RE: effect of _________ on enzyme function
  • Start DNA & DNA -> Protein

Wed

  • 3D Models: DNA replication

Thu

  • 3D Models: DNA transcription & translation

Fri

IB Biology 2 Week 10: 11/4 – 11/8

Mon

Tue

Wed

  • Team Photo!
  • Quiz: Biochem basics, CHO, CHO, & CHON
  • Continue Direct Instruction (Proteins)

Thu

Fri

  • No classes: Teacher PD

IB Biology 2 Week 9: 10/28 – 11/1

Mon

  • Review using Goformative Quiz (through Google Classroom)

Tue

  • Unit Test: Photosynthesis & Cell Respiration

Wed

Thu

  • Optional survey for a student doing a math project: Click Me!
  • Direct Instruction: Biomolecules

Fri

  • Practice: Biomolecules

IB Biology 2 Week 9: 10/21 – 10/25

Mon

  • Intro- Cell Respiration (Here are the slides)
  • Final work time: Lab Poster Presentations (Submit posters by today)

Tue

  • Poster symposium and peer review
    • Final version due Thursday

Wed

Thu & Fri

  • Direct Instruction: CR
  • Practice: CR

IB Biology 2: 10/14 – 10/18

Mon

  • Model Building: Photosynthesis

Tue

  • Direct Instruction: Review

Wed

  • No class: All school testing Day

Thu

  • Miniquiz: Light-dependent and Light independent reactions
  • Work on Poster presentations
  • Due: Model Building sheet

Fri

  • Work on poster presentations
    • (Symposium on Tues)

IB Biology 2 Week 5: 9/30 – 10/4

Mon

Tue

  • Continue direct instruction

Wed

  • Start Lab: Photosynthesis

Thu

  • Continue Photosynthesis Lab

Fri

  • Practice Photosynthesis

IB Biology 2 Week 4: 9/23 – 9/27

Mon

  • Debrief Population Labs (hand in by tomorrow at start of class)
  • How to count populations
    • Lab: Lincoln-Peterson vs Schnabel

Tue

Wed

  • Direct Instruction: Option C (Gersmehl Diagrams)
  • Practice Quiz Questions

Thu

Fri

  • Quiz: Ecology (Topic 4 & Option C)

IB Biology 2 Week 3: 9/16 – 9/20

Mon

  • Start Ecology Unit
  • Review Core Content (Direct Instruction)
  • Independent Review, using Topic 4 review core

Tue

  • Direct Instruction: Testing for association with Chi-Squared

Wed

  • Population Ecology Lab Part A: Dall Sheep

Thu

  • Off campus Population Ecology Lab: Human Life History Table & Survivorship Curve
    • Paper and Pencil alternative

Fri

  • Finish Labs
  • Here’s the Human Life Table Lab19.  Please use these data to graph the survivorship curve of Eugene residents who dies prior to 1950. For Monday: Finish the graph and the discussion page, thus completing all work on the Population Ecology Lab. I will collect the labs on Monday.

IB Biology 2 Week 2: 9/9 – 9/13

Mon

  • Finish Group 4 Presentations

Tue

Wed

  • Practice analyzing data
  • Check seeds

Thu

  • Case studies: Statistics in Ecology (due tomorrow)
  • Check seeds

Fri

  • Direct Instruction Ecology
  • Check Seeds

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