HONORS BIOLOGY A FIRST TRIMESTER 2011




Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
9/5
No school-Labor day
9/6
11/30
Intro
Distribute materials
Preclass evaluation
Read 1.7-1.8
9/7
Grade Level Assemblies
Discuss scientific methodology
Lab safety
Seating chart
Lab group assignment
9/8
Use of textbook, sign up for text website
Use of lab
Inventory and ID of lab equipment
9/9
Lab investigation (report due 9/12) (YOU MUST HAVE A SIGNED SAFETY CONTRACT IN ORDER TO WORK IN THE LAB!!!)
Read 2.6-2.10
9/12
Vocab quiz
Prefixes/suff
Begin Ch 2: atoms/molecules
Read 2.11-2.17
9/13
Read 2.11-2.17
In class atom/molecule/bonding practice (due 9/14)
sub
9/14
Bonding,properties of water
9/15
Chemistry/water worksheets
sub
9/16
Properties of water lab day #1
9/19
Vocab Quiz
Properties of water lab day #2 (due 9/20)
pH
9/20
pH Lab (due 9/22)
OPEN HOUSE
Water lab due
9/21
EXAM Ch 2
Read 3.1-3.3
pH lab due
9/22
New Prefixes/suffixes
Carbon chemistry
Monomers/polymers
Dehydration synthesis
Hydrolysis
Read 3.4, 3.5, 3.7
MODIFIED X BLOCK
9/23
Carbohydrates
Begin carbohydrate modeling lab
Read 3.8-3.10, 3.11-3.14
9/26
Carbohydrate modeling lab
sub
9/27
Vocab quiz
Lipids, proteins
Lipid/protein modeling lab
read 3-15-3.16
9/28
DNA structure
DNA modeling lab
Rosh Hashanah begins
9/29
Finish all modeling labs in class
All labs due in class!
9/30
Begin Ch 4
Use of the microscope lab (due 10/4)
Rosh Hashanah ends
10/3
No vocab quiz
EXAM Ch 3
Read 4.1-4.8
10/4
Types of microscopes
SA vs volume
Pro vs eukaryotes
begin microscope lab
read 4.9-4.19
10/5
Endomembrane system
finish microscope lab (due 10/6)
10/6
Mitochondria/chloroplasts
Cytoskeleton
Cellular junctions
10/7
Finish cells/organelles
Online Cells Alive
Yom Kippur
10/10No vocab quizReview Ch 4
Organelles
5th: electron microscopes, organelles
01/11
TEST CH 4
Read 5.1-5.4
More organelles
Vocab quiz
10/12
Metabolism, enzymes
Read 5.5-5.9
TEST Ch 4
Read 5.1-5.4
10/13
Enzymes
Read 5.10-5.15
Metabolism, enzymes
Read 5.5-5.9
10/14
Read 5.16-5.20
FIELD DAY-no classes
10/17
Vocab quiz
Enzyme LAB (due 10/19)
Enzymes
Vocab quiz
10/18
Membrane transport:
Active, passive, osmosis
More enzymes!
Read 5.10-5.15
10/19
Membrane transport LAB (due 10/21)
Read 25.9-25.11
2nd hour: MEAP
Membrane transport
Conferences 4-7PM
10/20
ExcretorySystem
Read 28.1-28.6
Enzyme lab (due 10/24)
must be word processed and submitted to TurnItIn.com
10/21
Nervous System
QUEST: enzymes
More membrane transport
Read 5.16-5.19
10/24
TEST Ch 5 + selected topics from
excretory and nervous systems
Read 21.2-21.9 +21.11-21.12
READING NOTES NOT REQUIRED
FOR THIS ASSIGNMENT
Membrane Transport
10/25
Ch 21-gastronintestinal
system
Read 6.1-6.6
LAB: Diffusion/osmosis
Due 10/31
Read 25.9-25.11
10/26
Intro to cellular respiration, glycolysis
Read 6.7
Excretory System
Read 28.1-28.6
10/27
Krebs Cycle, electron transport chain
Read 6.8-6.9
Nervous System
Time in class to work on lab
10/28
Anaerobic respiration
Read 6.10+6.12+6.13
QUEST 5.10-5.19 + excretory/nervous systems
Read 21.2-21.9 +21.11-21.12
READING NOTES NOT REQUIRED
FOR THIS ASSIGNMENT
10/31
Review aerobic/anaerobic respiration, concept mapping
GI system worksheet
sub
11/1
Lab-aerobic respiration
Due Friday, 11/4
Read 22.1-22.2+22.9+23.1
MODIFIED X BLOCK
GI System
Read 6.1-6.6
11/2
Gas exchange
Read 22.3-23.7
Intro to cellular respiration, glycolysis
Read 6.7
11/3
Cardiovascular system
Read 23.3-23.7
Krebs Cycle, electron transport chain
Read 6.8-6.9
11/4
EXAM Ch 6 plus selections from Ch 21,
22, 23
Read 7.1-7.5
Anaerobic respiration
Read 6.10+6.12+6.13
11/7
Intro to photosynthesis
Light reactions
Read 7.6-7.10
Vocab quiz
Krebs, electron transport chain, anaerobic resp.
Read 22.3-22.7
11/8
GENETICS CONFERENCE in school field trip
All Honors biology and AP biology students will miss 1st-4th hour
Read 23.3-23.7
11/9
Concept mapping:
Photosynthesis
Read 7/11-7/13
LAB: cellular resp
(due 11/11)
11/10
Calvin Cycle
C4 and CAM plants
Read 8/1-8/9 BEFORE
TUESDAY, 11/9
CV System
WS (due 11/11)
11/11
Photosynthesis LAB
Due 11/15
EXAM: Ch 6 + GI/CV systems
Rad 7.1-7.7
11/14
EXAM Ch 7
Read 8.1-8.7
Vocab quiz
Intro to photosynthesis
Light reactions/Calvin cycle
Read 7.6-7.10
11/15
Asexual reproduction
Mitosis
Cytokinesis
On line mitosis
More photosynthesis
11/16
Mitosis microscope lab (due 11/18)
Photosynthesis lab (due 11/18
Read 8.1-8.8+8.10
11/17
Mitosis and Cancer
Controls on cell division
Mitosis
Cancer
11/18
Review Day
1st hour Final Exam
11/21
Final Exams 2 +3
11/22
Final Exams 4 + 5
11/23
No School
11/24
Thanksgiving
11/25
No School
11/28
No school for students
11/29
Meiosis
Read 8.12-8.18
11/30
12/1
12/2
HONORS BIOLOGY A SECOND TRIMESTER
MONDAY
TUESDAY
WEDNESDAY
THURSDAY
FRIDAY
11/28
11/29
Intro
Distribute materials
Preclass evaluation
Read 1.7-1.8
11/30
Discuss scientific methodology
Lab safety
Seating chart
Lab group assignment
12/1
LAB: investigation
(due 12/6)
Textbook site signup
Wiki signup
Read 2.1-2.2
12/2
Begin Ch 2
Atoms, molecules
Read 2.6-2.10
12/5
Vocab quiz (1.7-1.8, 2.1-2.2 only)
Discuss bonding
Read 2.11-2.14
12/6
Properties of Water
Begin Properties of water lab
Rainbow milk lab due
12/7
Properties of water lab Day 2
Lab due Friday, 12/9
12/8
Work on lab in class; read 2.15-2.17
SUB, Teacher not available for X block today
12/9
pH
12/12
pH lab (due 12/14)
Vocab quiz
12/13
EXAM Ch 2
Read 3.1-3.3
12/14
Carbon chemistry
Monomers/polymers
Dehydration synthesis
Hydrolysis
Read 3.4, 3.5, 3.7
12/15
Carbohydrate model lab
Read 3.8-3.10
12/16
Last day until 1/3
Discuss carbohydrates, lipids
Model lab
Read 3.11-3.14
1/2
NO SCHOOl 2012
Happy New Year!
1/3
proteins
model lab
Read 3.15-3.16
1/4
DNA
DNA model lab
(due 1/6)
vocab quiz
1/5
Complete molecular model
lab
1/6
EXAM Ch 3
Read 4.1-4.3
1/9
Microscopes
SA vs V
pro vs eukaryotes
vocab quiz
1/10
Read 4.4-4.19
Teacher not available
for X block
1/11
Microscope lab (due 1/14)
SUB all classes
Read 4.4-4.19
Begin Cells Alive computer activity
1/12
Endomembrane system
*MODIFIED X BLOCK: MLK Assembly
Microscope lab
due 1/16
1/13
endomembrane system
Mitochondria/chloroplasts
cytoskeleton
cellular junctions
1/16
No school for students-
MLK Day
1/17
Endomembrane system
Vocab quiz
1/18
Mitochondria/chloroplasts
cytoskeleton
cellular junctions
1/19
EXAM Ch 4
Read 5.1-5.4
1/20
Thermodynamics
Reactions
ATP
Read 5.5-5.9
1/23
Thermodynamics
Reactions
ATP
Enzymes
1/24
Enzymes
SUB 4th and 5th
Read 5.5-5.17
1/25
Enzymes
prelab
1/26
Enzyme Lab
CONFERENCES 4-7
1/27
Final graph for enzyme lab
(due 1/30/2012)
1/30
Active transport
Bulk transport
Read 25.9-25.11
Plasma membrane structure
Membrane transport/diffusion
Read 5.18-5.19
vocab quiz (5.5-5.17)
1/31
QUIZ: Enzymes and Energy
(5.1-5.9 only), 30 minutes
LAB-diffusion/osmosis, due 2/3
2/1
Excretory system
Read 28.1-28.6
Annotated reading instruction
2/2
Body systems worksheets (due
LATE START: ;no X block
Active transport
Bulk transport
Read 25.9-25.11 (no notes required)
2/3
Excretory system, and
WS
Read 28.1-28.6 (no notes required)
Diffusion/Osmosis lab due
2/6
Nervous system and WS
Vocab quiz (5.18-5.19 only)
2/7
EXAM Ch 5 + ex/nerv systems
Systems WS due
Read 21.2-21.4 (notes required)
2/8
GI system
GI system WS
Read 6.1-6.6
2/9
glycolysis,
Read 6.8-6.10
2/10
Krebs cycle, ETC
Read 6.12, 6.13
2/13
Concept mapping:
Vocab quiz
2/14
Anaerobic respiration
Concept mapping
Read 6.14-6.16
2/15
Respiration lab with Vernier
computer probes
Must be word processed and
turned in to Turnitin.com (lab due 2/17)
Concept mapping
2/16
Time in class to work on lab
Review of aerobic CR
2/17
Exam: Ch 6 + GI system
22.1-22.2+22.9+23.1
2/27
Gas exchange, circulation,
heart, blood vessesls
CV system worksheet
vocab quiz
2/28
QUIZ-CV/respiratory systems
Read 7.1-7.4
2/29
intro to photosynthesis
3/1
leaf anatomy
Leaf anatomy lab (due 3/2)
read 7.5-7.11
3/2
light reactions
Calvin cycle
3/5
concept mapping: photosynthesis
SUB 3rd, 4th, 5th
3/6
No school for 9, 10, 12
MME testing
3/7
Photosynthesis lab with probes (due 3/8)
-vocab quiz
Late start for 9, 10, 12
MME testing
3/8
TEST-Ch 7
Read 8.1-8.7
mitosis, cytokinesis
Read 8.8+8.10
Late start for 9, 10, 12
MME testing
3/9
Mitosis
, mitosis lab
3/12
more mitosis
Controls on cell
division, cancer
3/13
Review for final
1st hour FINAL EXAM
3/14
FINAL EXAM (2nd and 3rd)
3/15
FINAL EXAM (4th and 5th
3/16
No school for students

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