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LIFE SCIENCES 11

INTRODUCTION: LAB SAFETY

  1. Welcome to Room 109

    1. Course Outline

    2. Data Booklet

    3. Textbook Introduction

    4. What is Biology?
      Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6v8djXa-IPQ
      Lab Safety Review

  2. Lab Safety Review

    1. WHMIS & HHPS Review​

  3. Lab Safety Quiz




     

UNIT 1: TAXONOMY

  1. Introduction to Taxonomy

    1. Essential Questions & Vocabulary List​

    2. Etymology Activity

    3. Making Sense of Spelling Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0mbuwZK0lr8

  2. Introduction to Biology Notes

    1. Lab Rat Proposal & Presentations

  3. ​​​Characteristics of Life Notes

    1. Characteristics of Life Poster Project

    2. How to create a bibliography

    3. Poster display​​

  4. Quiz 1.1-1.2

  5. Principles of Taxonomy​ Notes

  6. Classification Notes

  7. Kingdoms Notes​

    1. How to Write an Effective Study Guide Activity​

    2. Link: https://www.wikihow.com/Create-Study-Guides

    3. Study Tips Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p60rN9JEapg

  8. Dichotomous Keys Notes

  9. Quiz​ 1.3-1.6

  10. Unit 1 Review

    1. Extra Practice Booklet

  11. Chapter 1 Test Taxonomy

UNIT 2: EVOLUTION

  1. Introduction to Evolution

    1. Essential Questions & Vocabulary List​

    2. The Origin of Species - Charles Darwin

  2. Structure of DNA Notes

    1. DNA Replication Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qqe4thU-os8

  3. Mutation Notes​​​​

  4. Quiz 2.1-2.2

  5. Genetic Equilibrium & Variation Notes

  6. Agents of Evolution Notes

  7. Speciation Notes

  8. Quiz 2.3-2.5

  9. ​Unit 2 Review

  10. Chapter 2 Test Evolution

UNIT 3: MICROBIOLOGY

  1. Introduction to Microbiology

    1. Essential Questions & Vocabulary​

    2. Microscope Review Simulation: https://www.ncbionetwork.org/iet/microscope/

  2. Introduction to Viruses Notes

  3. Viral Reproduction Notes

  4. Viral Defense & Vaccinations Notes

    1. Wanted Poster

  5. Quiz 3.1-3.3

  6. Microscopes: Types & Function Notes

  7. Microscopes: Slide Mounts & Calculations Notes

  8. Microscopes: Safety and Use Notes

    1. Microscopes Project

  9. Quiz 3.4-3.6

  10. Unit 3 Review

  11. Chapter 3 Test Microbiology

UNIT 4: AGRICULTURE

  1. Introduction to Agriculture

    1. Essential Questions & Vocabulary

    2. BC At The Table Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmVePOhcmp

    3. BC At The Table Introductory Discussion and Activity Handout

  2. Investigation of BC Farms Research Project

    1. Effective Research Strategies for Science Writing

MIDTERM: REVIEW

  1. Midterm Study Guide

  2. Midterm Exam Units 1-4

UNIT 5: MONERA & PROTISTA

  1. Introduction to Monera & Protista

    1. Essential Questions and Vocabulary​

    2. Species Log Book Introduction

  2. Introduction Notes​

  3. Structure & Function Notes

  4. Quiz 5.1

  5. Reproduction & Toxicity Notes

  6. Health & Industry Notes

  7. Quiz 5.2

  8. Bacteria Collection Lab

    1. Lab Safety Review​

    2. Specimen Collection

    3. SLB Drawings

  9. Sarcodina & Ciliophora Notes​

  10. Zoomastigina & Sporozoa Notes

  11. Quiz 5.3

  12. Unit 5 Review

  13. Chapter 5 Test Monera & Protista

UNIT 6: LOWER INVERTEBRATES

Introduction to Invertebrates (Nov 26)

Phylum Porifera (Nov 26)

Quiz 6.1 - 6.2 (Nov 27)

Phylum Cnidaria (Nov 30)

Phylum Platyhelminthes (Nov 30)

Phylum Nematoda (Dec 1)

Quiz 6.3 - 6.5 (Dec 2)

Study Day (Dec 3)

Chapter 6 Test (Dec 4)

UNIT 7: HIGHER INVERTEBRATES

Pre-Chapter Work:

Read Textbook

Watch Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIfsHPpkSPs&list=PL3EED4C1D684D3ADF&index=23

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQb7Xq0enTI&list=PL3EED4C1D684D3ADF&index=24

Phylum Annelida (Dec 7)

Earthworm Dissection (Dec 8)

Phylum Mollusca A (Dec 9)

Phylum Mollusca B (Dec 9)

Clam Dissection (xx)

Squid Dissection (Jan xx)

Phylum Echinodermata (Dec 10)

Sea Star Dissection (Dec 14)

Quiz 7.1 - 7.4 (Dec 11)

Chapter 7 Test (Dec 16)

THU DEC 17

Scavenger Hunt​

FRI DEC 18

Test Review​

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

UNIT 8: VERTEBRATES

Phylum Chordata​: Mammals, Fish, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds

Presentations:

FISH - JAN 18

AMPHIBIANS - JAN 19

REPTILES  - JAN 21

BIRDS - JAN 22

MAMMALS​ - JAN 25

Literature Review: The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert

SPECIES LOG BOOKS DUE FRIDAY JANUARY 15th (I need time to mark them before report cards are due)

MON JAN 4

Phylum Chordata Introduction​

Chapter 8 Project Description

Assessment Discussion

TUE JAN 5

Assessment Booklet Review​

Research Skills PPT

Group Assignments

WED JAN 6

Squid Dissection? (date tbd on shipping delay)​

THU JAN 7 - FRI JAN 8

Work Time in Class​

MON JAN 11 - FRI JAN 15

Work Time in Library​

Work Ethic Survey (Friday)

 

FINAL EXAM: REVIEW

 

  1. Final Exam Review

  2. Final Exam Units 1-8

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