McCarter Biology

Biology IS Life

October 25, 2019
by Mrs. McCarter
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Week of 10/28/19:

Mon. 10/28 (day 2, 60 min):  WU- Freshwater protists  Finish the Passive Trasport Foldable. Discuss Active Transport and do the Active Transport FoldableHW: Test chapter 3 next Monday – Review sheet handed out in class today.

Tues 10/29 (day 3 , 40 min): no WU  begin Stop Action Animation project. HW: see last night

Wed. 10/30 (day 4, 100 min): WU – Active Transport Stop Action Animation project of active transport. See the directions and grading rubric under “Assignments” tab above  HW:  video due Friday

Thurs 10/31(day 5 , 30 min):   no WU – check to make sure they are all done, we will do the microscope warmup with the next chapter. Time to work on your video,  your study guide for chapter 3 and review sheet of transport types   HW: finish the study guide for Monday – test day!

Fri. 11/1 (day 1, 40min):  no WU  watch the Videos HW: chapter 3 study guide and transport review sheet due Monday. Test chapter 3 

coming up: Test, begin chapter Cellular Energy

October 18, 2019
by Mrs. McCarter
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Week of 10/21/19:

Mon. 10/21 (day 2, 60 min):  WU- Dialysis Review Friday’s activity. Egg Lab part 1. Then work on the Pre-lab questions. HW: Finish the pre-lab questions for Wednesday if you did not finish in class. Quiz Thursday over sections 3.1-3.4 in book Prokaryotes and Plasma Membrane

Tues 10/22 (day 3 , 40 min): WU – Osmosis #1  Diffusion/Osmosis activity – How do you know which solution is hypertonic? How do you know which molecules will move in which direction?  HW: see last night

Wed. 10/23 (day 4, 100 min): WU – Osmosis #2 Hand out membrane review. Label your Membrane Model from last week. Egg Lab part 2. Then time to finish lab. PRT used as a review – some of you will be required to stay!!  HW:  quiz tomorrow.

Thurs 10/24(day 5 altered, 20 min):   no WU Quiz Prokaryotes and Plasma Membrane  HW: none

Fri. 10/25 (day 1, 40min):  WU -Saltwater Fish and Osmosis  Go over yesterday’s quiz.  Finish the worksheet activity with hypertonic solutions from Wednesday. Begin the Passive Transport Foldable – do the front page and the “diffusion” portion. We will finish the rest on Monday. HW: none. Next test is Monday 11/4 over chapter 3.

coming up: Active transport and review for test

October 8, 2019
by Mrs. McCarter
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Week of 10/14/19:

Mon. 10/14 (day 3, 40 min):  WU- Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryote #3 on pg 4 Class time to work on vocabulary words – use the textbook!!!  HW: Finish the vocabulary words if you didn’t in class

Tues 10/15 (day 4 , 60 min – PRT portion will not meet): WU – Plasma Membrane structure on pg 6  Colr and Label the Plasma Membrane Foldable  HW: Complete the foldable by Thursday and glue into your BILL. I will collect BILLS on Thursday.

Wed. 10/16:  Freshman Retreat Day!

Thurs 10/17 (day 5, 30 min):   WU – Selective Permeability Diffusion Activity HW: none

Fri. 10/18 (day 1, 40min):  WU -Plasma Membrane Structure pg 5  Diffusion and Dialysis Activity/Lab Demonstration HW: quiz next Thursday over sections 3.1-3.4 in book.

coming up: Egg lab, quiz over sections 3.1-3.4 Thursday

October 4, 2019
by Mrs. McCarter
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Week of 10/7/19:

Mon. 10/7 (day 1 – altered, 35 min): WU- Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes #2 Plasma Membrane modeling – Click here for an Animation that could help.  HW: Extra Credit Opportunity: Cell Organelle Yearbook Page due by Tuesday after Fall Break.

Tues 10/1 (day 2 – altered , 30 min): no WU  complete your plasma membrane model HW:  see last night. Enjoy your fall break!

coming up: membranes and cell transport

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