Ann Reisenauer

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Ann Reisenauer - Biology 10

Bio10 Calendar Winter 2014

Wk

Lecture topic

Reading

Laboratory

1

Introduction; characteristics of life

Ch. 1

Lab #1: Cells

Tour of the Cell

Ch. 4

2

Biological molecules; how cells use energy

Ch. 3, 5

Lab #2: Cell functions

Photosynthesis

Chemistry quiz due

Ch. 5, 6

3

Nutrition and metabolism 

Osmosis case study due

 Ch 7

Photosynthesis lab
EXAM I

Ch 1-7

4

Cell cycle and cell division

Ch 8

Lab #3: Enzymes; cell respiration 

Genetics and inheritance

Ch 9

5

DNA and protein synthesis

TED-1 due

Ch 10

Lab #4: Biotechnology; DNA isolation

 

 Gene function

Ch 11

6

Biotechnology; genomics    

DNA quiz due

Ch 12

Lab #5: Genetic disorders

EXAM 2

Ch 8-12

7

Evolution

Ch 13

Lab #6: Animal diversity

Biological diversity; microbes

Ch 14, 15

8

Evolution of plants

Ch. 16

Lab #7: Plants

 

Evolution of animals

Ch. 17

9

Human nervous system

TED-2 due

 

Lab #8: Natural selection

Introduce presentations

 

EXAM 3

Ch. 13-17

10

Global warming

Ch. 18

Field trip: Sunnyvale wastewater treatment plant, 12 noon – 1:30 pm

Population ecology

Ch. 19

11

Communities & ecosystems

Ch. 20

Lab Presentations

TED-3 due

Wrap up

 

12

 FINAL EXAM

 

Fri June 27, 9:15-11:15 am

 Core concepts in biology, Ecology unit (Ch. 18-20)


Last day to add classes: Apr 19

Last day to drop with no grade recorded:   Apr 20

Last day to drop with a "W" on record:    May 30



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