Honors Biology – Assignments 2/23/15 – 3/1/15

*TEST THURSDAY*- The next test will be on Thursday 2/26. The test will cover meiosis and inheritance patterns (Reading Assignments #24 through #30).

Online review session will be Wednesday night (2/25) 8:30 to 9:30, link will be posted in Google Classroom and texted out

After school help available Tuesday 2/24 and Wednesday 2/25 by appointment

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT – Reading Assignments #31 and #32 are due on Sunday 3/1/15

2.) CLASS ASSIGNMENTS – Breeding Reebops activity, Pedigree packet pgs. 3 – 6

3.) VIDEOS – Crash Course: Meiosis and Crash Course: Heredity

4.) POWERPOINT – Simple Dominance/Incomplete Dominance/Codominance, Sex-Linked Inheritance, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment, Complex Inheritance Patterns

 

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Honors Biology – Assignments 2/16/15 – 2/22/15

*TEST* – The next test will be next week on either Wednesday 2/25, Thursday 2/26, or Friday 2/27. The test will cover meiosis and inheritance patterns (Reading Assignments #24 through #30).

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT – No reading assignment this week

2.) CLASS ASSIGNMENTS – Complete inheritance problems, and complex inheritance practice problems

3.) VIDEOS –  Incomplete Dominance, Codominance, and Sex-Linked Genetics

4.) POWERPOINT – Simple Dominance/Incomplete Dominance/Codominance, Sex-Linked Inheritance, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment, Complex Inheritance Patterns

 

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Honors Biology – Assignments 2/9/15 – 2/15/15

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT – No reading assignment this week

2.) CLASS ASSIGNMENTS – Complete sex-linked inheritance practice problems, dihybrid cross practice problems, complex inheritance practice problems

3.) VIDEOS –  Incomplete Dominance, Codominance, and Sex-Linked Genetics

4.) POWERPOINT – Simple Dominance/Incomplete Dominance/Codominance, Sex-Linked Inheritance, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment, Complex Inheritance Patterns

 

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Honors Biology – Assignments 2/2/15 – 2/8/15

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT – Reading assignment #30 which is due on Sunday 2/8/15.

2.) VIDEO ASSIGNMENT – Complete the Incompletely Dominant, Codominant, and Sex-Linked Inheritance Patterns Video Assignment (see Google Classroom)

3.) CLASS ASSIGNMENTS – Complete Concept Map Comparison Activity, Penny Genetics Activity, Incomplete and Codominance Problems, and Sex-Linked Inheritance Problems (see Google Classroom for more information)

4.) VIDEOS –  Incomplete Dominance, Codominance, and Sex-Linked Genetics

5.) POWERPOINT – Simple Dominance/Incomplete Dominance/Codominance, Sex-Linked Inheritance, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment

 

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Honors Biology – Assignments 1/26/15 – 2/2/15

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT – Reading assignments  #28 and #29 which are due on Sunday 2/1/15.

2.) CLASS ASSIGNMENTS – Complete the “1st Semester Reflection” and Life Concept Map (see Google Classroom for detailed instructions). Concept map is due on Monday 2/2/15.

Also, if you have not already completed it, continue working on the “Genetics: Mendel & Heredity” packet which you received the week before midterms.

2.) VIDEOS –  How Mendel’s Pea Plants Helped Us Understand Genetics, Gregor Mendel: Great Minds, How to Draw a Punnett Square, Genes and Chromosomes, Mitosis and Meiosis, Meiosis: The Great Divide

3.) POWERPOINT – Meiosis, Mendel & Heredity, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment

4.) GAME – Play a game of Snurfle Meiosis and Genetics

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Honors Biology – Assignments 1/12/15 – 1/25/15

*Midterm Exams Next Week*

The Honors Biology midterm exam covers the material in reading assignments #1 through #22

  • Period 3 exam is on Wednesday 1/21, 7:45 to 10:00 am (If delayed opening 9:40 to 11:40)
  • Period 7 exam is on Friday 1/23, 7:45 to 10:00 am (If delayed opening 9:40 to 11:40)

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT – There are no reading assignments this week. Please use the time to prepare for your midterm exam. The next reading assignments will be #28 and #29 which will be due on Sunday, 2/1/15.

2.) VIDEOS –  How Mendel’s Pea Plants Helped Us Understand Genetics, Gregor Mendel: Great Minds, How to Draw a Punnett Square, Genes and Chromosomes, Mitosis and Meiosis, Meiosis: The Great Divide

3.) POWERPOINT – Meiosis, Mendel & Heredity, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment

4.) GAME – Play a game of Snurfle Meiosis and Genetics

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Honors Biology – Assignments 1/5 – 1/11

1.) THIS WEEK’S READING ASSIGNMENT (Due Sun 1/11) – Complete reading assignments 26 & 27, make text notes, and complete the comprehension assessments linked in Google Classroom (Comprehension Assessments #26 & #27)

2.) VIDEOS –  How Mendel’s Pea Plants Helped Us Understand Genetics, Gregor Mendel: Great Minds, How to Draw a Punnett Square, Genes and Chromosomes, Mitosis and Meiosis, Meiosis: The Great Divide

3.) POWERPOINT – Meiosis, Mendel & Heredity, Mendel’s Law of Independent Assortment

4.) GAME – Play a game of Snurfle Meiosis and Genetics

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