For the Week of 03/15/10 - 03/19/10

  • 03/15 - (1x) - No Electric = No School
  • 03/16 - (2x) -
  • 03/17 - (1x) -
  • 03/18 - (2x) -
  • 03/19 - (1x) -
ANNOUNCEMENTS
cccccccccccc - HW #3-10:
ccccccccccc -
Quiz #3-3 (Respiratory & Excretory Systems) moved to 03/17


For the Week of 03/08/10 - 03/12/10

  • 03/08 - (2x) - Lab: Lung Capacity
  • 03/09 - (1x) - Respiratory Diseases
  • 03/10 - (2x) - Excretory System - Urinary System
  • 03/11 - (1x) - Excretory System - Skin and Functional Units
  • 03/12 - (2x) - Complete Excretory System & Quiz # 3-2 (Respiratory & Excretory Systems)
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Progress Reports go out very soon.... Please make sure you're up to date with your labs
ccccccccccc - HW #3-10: Redo Quiz # 3-2 (Diges. & Circ. Systems) (due on 3/15)
ccccccccccc - HW #3-8: Textbook pages 985-989 Questions 1-5 (Due on 3/11)
ccccccccccc - HW #3-9: Flash cards for Excretory System (Due on 3/12)
ccccccccccc - Quiz #3-3 (Respiratory & Excretory Systems) on 03/12


For the Week of 03/01/10 - 03/05/10

  • 03/01 - (1x) - Circulatory System (Blood components & Blood Pressure)
  • 03/02 - (2x) - Circulatory System Diseases and Review
  • 03/03 - (1x) - Quiz #3-2: Digestive & Circulatory Systems
  • 03/04 - (2x) - Lab - Lung Model
  • 03/05 - (1x) - Respiratory Systems
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Quiz #3-2 (Digestive & Circulatory Systems moved to 03/03)
ccccccccccc - HW #3-5: Flash Cards for Repiratory System due on 03/05
ccccccccccc - HW #3-6: textbook pages 943 - 950 Questions 1-5 (Due on 03/03)
ccccccccccc - HW #3-7
: Textbook pages 956-963 Questions 1-5 (due on 3/8)


For the Week of 02/22/10 - 02/26/10

  • 02/22 - (2x) - Finish the State Lab: Making Connections
  • 02/23 - (1x) - Finish the Lab: Circulation Lab
  • 02/24 - (2x) - Parent Teacher Conferences
  • 02/25 - (1x) - Circulatory System - Flow
  • 02/26 - (2x) - Components of blood / Blood Typing / Blood Pressure
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Parent teacher conferences on 02/24 (12:00 - 2:30 & 5:00 - 7:00)
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- HW #3-5: Flash Cards for Repiratory System due on 03/05
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- Next week we will be taking Quiz #3-2: Digestive and Circulatory Systems




We are off for the week of 02/15/10 - 02/19/10



For the Week of 02/08/10 - 02/12/10

  • 02/08 - (1x) - Digestive System Part III
  • 02/09 - (2x) - Lab - Circulation Lab
    • DUE TODAY - reanswer the multiple choice questions from the midterm (Counts as a homework assignment and Quiz #3-1)
  • 02/10 - (1x) - Circulatory System
    • Parent teacher conferences moved to 02/24 (12:00 - 2:30 & 6:00 - 8:00)
  • 02/11 - (2x) - Finish Circulation Lab, The Heart, Flow of blood & Arteries vs. Veins
    • DUE TODAY - Flash cards for the Digestive System
  • 02/12 - (1x) - Components of blood / Blood Typing

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - HW #3-4: Flash Cards for the terms related to the Circulatory System (due on 2/22)
ccccccccccc - The week we return from vacation, we will be completing the State Lab (Making Connections)

ccccccccccc - The week we return from vacation, we will be taking Quiz #3-2: Digestive and Circulatory Systems
ccccccccccc - Parent teacher conferences moved to 02/24 (12:00 - 2:30 & 6:00 - 8:00)

For the Week of 02/01/10 - 02/05/10

    • 02/01 - (2x) - Post Midterm Review
    • 02/02 - (1x) - Post Midterm Review
    • 02/03 - (2x) - Post Midterm Review
    • 02/04 - (1x) - Diseases of the Digestive System
    • 02/05 - (2x) - Digestive System Part II
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Parent/Teacher Conferences on 2/10 ---> 12:00-2:30 & 6:00-8:00
ccccccccccc - HW#3-2: Redo all of the multiple choice questions on a new scantron sheet (Due 2/9). It will count as a Quiz!
ccccccccccc - HW#3-3: Flash Cards for the terms related to the Digestive System (due on 2/11)
ccccccccccc - Quiz #3-1: Digestive and Circulatory Systems (Soon after we return from Winter Break)

For the Week of 01/18/10 - 01/22/10

    • 01/18 - No School
    • 01/05 - (1x) - Midterm Review Day 4
    • 01/06 - (2x) - Midterm Day 1
    • 01/07 - (1x) - Midterm Day 2
    • 01/08 - (2x) - Digestive System Day I

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Midterm on 01/20 & 01/21
ccccccccccc - HW HW #2-11: using the Review guide, Define all terms from "Homeostasis" to "Digestion"

For the Week of 01/11/10 - 01/15/10

    • 01/11 - (2x) - I was out (Review Ecology with sub)
    • 01/12 - (1x) - Midterm review
    • 01/13 - (2x) - I was out (work on Midterm Review Sheet)
    • 01/14 - (1x) - Complete State Lab: Making Connections & Midterm Review
    • 01/15 - (2x) - Midterm Review
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - HW #2-12: Due 01/15 - From Midterm Review Sheet, define up to "Homeostasis"

For the Week of 01/04/10 - 01/08/10

    • 01/04 - (1x) - Lab Make-Up day
    • 01/05 - (2x) - Lab - Compare the Lengths of Digestive Systems
    • 01/06 - (1x) - Aeobic vs Anaerobic Cellular Respiration
    • 01/07 - (2x) - State Lab - Making Connections
    • 01/08 - (1x) -State Lab - Making Connections

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Midterm on 01/20 & 01/21
ccccccccccc - All Make-Up quizzes for (Enzymes & Cells/Microscope) must be completed by 01/08
ccccccccccc - All labs for this quarter must be completed by 01/20

For the Week of 12/21/09 - 12/23/09

      • 12/21 - (2x) -
      • 12/22 - (1x) -
      • 12/23 - (2x) -

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ccccccccccc - Have a great vacation

For the Week of 12/14/09 - 12/18/09

      • 12/14 - (1x) - Enzymes Part III
      • 12/15 - (2x) - State Lab - Diffusion Through a Membrane
      • 12/16 - (1x) - State Lab - Diffusion Through a Membrane
        • HW #2-?: Complete the last 6 Quiestions from the State Lab
      • 12/17 - (2x) - State Lab - Diffusion Through a Membrane
      • 12/18 - (1x) - State Lab - Diffusion Through a Membrane

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ccccccccccc - Quiz on Monday (12/21) - it is the exact same questions you will do for HW above ccccccccccc - Quiz on Wednesday (12/23) - Enzymes


For the Week of 12/07/09 - 12/11/09

      • 11/30 - (2x) - Diffusion Part I
        • HW #2-6: Exam Corrections (Due on 12/04)
      • 12/01 - (1x) - Diffusion Part II
      • 12/02 - (2x) - Diffusion Part III
      • 12/03 - (1x) - Enzymes Part I
      • 12/04 - (2x) - Enzymes Part II
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Progress Reports will be comming out soon
- Incomplete and poor labs may now be signed out to complete at home. They must be returned by the due date set for the Marking Quarter. If you lose them, you will get no credit and you will affect your eligibility for the Regents.ccccccccccc

For the Week of 11/30/09 - 12/04/09

      • 11/30 - (1x) - Cells Part II
      • 12/01 - (2x) - Cells Part III
      • 12/02 - (1x) - Introduction to the Microscope
      • 12/03 - (2x) - Lab: Microscope
      • 12/04 - (1x) - Quiz #2-2 (Cells & Microscope) & Introduction to Diffusion
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Quiz #2-2 on 12/04 - Microscope and Cells

For the Week of 11/23/09 - 11/27/09

      • 11/23 - (1x) - How are lving things organized?
        • HW #2-2: Read Textbook pages 190-193 and answer questions 1-5 (Write out the questions or no credit)
      • 11/24 - (2x) - Cells Part I
        • Start to compose your next set of flash cards
      • 11/25 - (1x) - Happy Thankgiving
      • 11/26 - (2x) - Happy Thankgiving
      • 11/27 - (1x) - Happy Thankgiving
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Quiz #2-2 on 12/04 - Microscope and Cells

For the Week of 11/16/09 - 11/20/09

      • 11/16 - (2x) - The 3 R's
        • Compose Flash cards & Study
      • 11/17 - (1x) - Review for Exam #2-1 (Ecology)
        • DUE TODAY - HW #2-1 - In the Glossaary I gave you, highlight all terms related to Ecology.
        • Compose Flash cards & Stud
      • 11/18 - (2x) - Review for Exam #2-1 (Ecology)
        • Compose Flash cards & Study
      • 11/19 - (1x) - Review for Exam #2-1 (Ecology)
        • Compose Flash cards & Study
      • 11/20 - (2x) - Exam #2-1 (Ecology)
        • DUE TODAY - Flash cards. They count as HW #2-2 and a QUIZ
ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Extra Credit letter addressed to Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Cohen Family Foundation. Thank them for the projector and state how it has helped with your studies. Due by 01/15/10 to count towards the Second Marking Quarter.

For the Week of 11/09/09 - 11/13/09

      • 11/09 - (2x) - Ozone Depletion & Thermal Pollution
        • All labs MUST be completed by today.
      • 11/10 - (1x) - Acid Rain
        • Compose Flash cards & Study
      • 11/11 - No Classes
        • Compose Flash cards & Study
      • 11/12 - (2x) - Lab: Acid Rain
        • Compose Flash cards & Study
      • 11/13 - (1x) - Biological Controls
        • End of 1st Marking Quarter.
        • Compose Flash cards & Study

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - The Marking Quarter ends on 11/13
ccccccccccc - All labs MUST be completed by 11/09
- Extra Credit letter addressed to Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Cohen Family Foundation. Thank them for the projector and state how it has helped with your studies.

ccccccccccc - Unit Exam on 11/20 (All of Ecology). All Ecology Flash cards are due this day and will count as a quiz grade.

For the Week of 11/02/09 - 11/06/09

      • 11/02 - (2x) - Direct Harvest, Greenhouse Effect & Deforestation
        • HW #1-15: Using the handout of all the pictures, write all the vocabulary words that apply to each picture. Do this for pages 1-8
        • HW #1-14: Make Exam #1-1 Corrections is due today.
      • 11/03 - No Classes
      • 11/04 - (1x) - Go over Exam # 1-1
        • HW #1-16: Using the handout of all the pictures, write all the vocabulary words that apply to each picture. Do this for pages9-19
      • 11/05 - (2x) - Go over Exam #1-1
      • 11/06 - (1x) - Go over Exam #1-1

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - The Marking Quarter ends on 11/13
ccccccccccc - All labs MUST be completed by 11/09
- Extra Credit letter addressed to Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Cohen Family Foundation. Thank them for the projector and state how it has helped with your studies.

For the Week of 10/26/09 - 10/30/09

      • 10/26 - (1x) - Nutrient Cycles
        • HW #1-11: Textbook Scavenge Hunt (Handout) - due 10/27
        • HW #1-12: Get the Lab Safety Contract Signed - due by 10/30
        • HW #1-13: Get the Picture Permission Slip Signed - due by 10/30
          • If your Parent/Guardian does not want to grant permission,
cccccccccccccccccccplease have them write that on the slip & return it for credit
      • 10/27 - (2x) - Non-Native Species & Biological Magnification
        • Verbal Quiz Today
        • HW #1-14: Make Exam #1-1 Corrections. For every wrong answer, answer it again.
ccccccccccc Tell me why your new answer is correct or why your original answer was wrong.
ccccccccccc Due on 11/02 or sooner (No Exceptions)

      • 10/28 - (1x) - Greenhouse Effect, Deforestation & Direct Harvest
        • HW: To Bo Announced (TBA)
      • 10/29 - (2x) - Lab: How do Predator -Prey Populations Change?
        • HW: TBA
      • 10/30 - (1x) - Ozone Depletion & Acid Rain
        • HW: TBA

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Verbal Quiz on 10/27
ccccccccccc - The Marking Quarter ends on 11/13
ccccccccccc - All labs MUST be completed by 11/09

For the Week of 10/19/09 - 10/23/09

      • 10/19 - (2x) - Symbiotic Relationships & Ecological Succession
      • 10/20 - (1x) - Biodiversity & Stability
      • 10/21 - (2x) - Nutrient Cycles
        • HW #1-9: Textbook - Read Pages 74-80 - Questions 1-6 on page 80 & Question 3 on page 97
        • (Write out the questions to recieve credit)
      • 10/22 - (1x) - Non-Native Species & Quiz #1-4 (On material since the Exam)
      • 10/23 - (2x) - Biological Magnification & Review Exam #1-1 (Post Exam)
        • HW #1-10: Textbook - Read Pages 150-156 - Questions 1-6 on page 156
        • (Write out the questions to recieve credit)

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Those of you that chose not to build the flash cards recieved a Quiz score of Zero.
ccccccccccc - Please do not make that mistake again.
ccccccccccc -
Quiz #1-4 on Thursday 10/22 - On material since the Exam

For the Week of 10/12/09 - 10/16/09

      • 10/12 - No School
      • 10/13 - (2x) - Review for Exam #1-1
      • 10/14 - (1x) - No Class - PSAT Testing
      • 10/15 - (2x) - Exam #1-1 (Scientific Method and Ecology)
      • 10/16 - (1x) - Symbiotic Relationships

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - Exam #1-1 moved to 10/15 (Even if you haven't done your flash cards as Homework.
cccccccccccccc I will be collecting them again on this day. (THEY WILL COUNT AS A QUIZ)

For the Week of 10/05/09 - 10/09/09

      • 10/05 (1x) - Photosynthesis/Cellular Respiration
ccccccccccc - HW #1-6: Double Line Graph - Due on 10/6
      • 10/06 (2x) - Organic vs. Inorganic
cccccccccccccc- Limiting Factors
cccccccccccccc- Carrying Capacity
cccccccccccccc- Dynamic Equilibrium

ccccccccccc - HW #1-7: Add the new terms to your Flash Cards - Due 10/08
      • 10/07 (1x) - Competition
cccccccccccccc- Predator/Prey Relationships
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- HW #1-7: Add the new terms to your Flash Cards - Due 10/08
      • 10/08 (2x) - Symbiotic Relationships & Review for Exam #1-1
      • 10/09 (1x) - Review for Exam #1-1

ANNOUNCEMENTS
ccccccccccc - HW #1-6: Double Line Graph - Due on 10/6
ccccccccccc - HW #1-7: Add the new terms to your Flash Cards - Due 10/08
ccccccccccc - Exam #1-1 on 10/13 (Even if you haven't done your flash cards as H
omework
cccccccccccccc I will be collecting them again on this day. (THEY WILL COUNT AS A QUIZ