Periods 2, 4 & 6 

Wednesday 1/15/20:  Warm-up

                                   Welcome Back - discuss material covered in second semester & keys to success

                                   2nd Semester Current Event - find article related to topics covered in second semester & do summary

                                          - due Tuesday 1/21


Friday 1/17/20:    Warm-up - Intro. Cell Division

                               Notes:  Why cells divide?/asexual vs. sexual reproduction (benefits, negatives & examples)

                               Mitosis Poster - finish in class

Wednesday 1/22/20:  Mitosis Review - Warm-up

                            Video Clip:  Aphid cloning & ability to switch to sexual reproduction

                            Mitosis Notes

                            Mitosis Video

                            Fix posters if necessary (make needed corrections based on notes)

                            HMWK:  Cell Division & Mitosis Wkst.

                                                 back is homework to be completed with website Virtual Lab:  Cell Cycle & Cancer

Friday 1/24/20:     Rally Schedule

                               Warm-up - Cell Cycle & Cancer Video - Amoeba sisters

                               Cell Cycle & Mitosis Webquest

                                        Prokaryotic Cell Division 1

                                        Prokaryotic Cell Division 2

                                        Binary Fission

                                        Reasons why cells divide

                                        Parts involved in cell division


                                        Sister Chromatids

                                        Stages of the Cell Cycle

                                        Onion Root Tip - Online Lab Activity

Tuesday 1/28/20:  Turn in Webquest

                              Mitosis Station Warm-up

                              Notes on Meiosis

                              Meiosis Video - Amoeba sisters

                              Mitosis vs. Meiosis Exit Ticket

Thursday 1/30/20:   Office Hours

                              Mitosis Slides Warm-up

                              Mitosis Lab

                              HMWK:  Study for test  - review sheet  (remember the test is application of information learned)

                                            Finish lab

Monday 2/3/20:  Late Start                    

                          Grade other class' mitosis poster


                          Cell Division Test

                          HMWK:  Ratio homework

Wednesday 2/5/20:   Go over Ratio Wkst.

                                  Ratio Quiz

                                  Probability Notes

                                  Probability Lab

                                  HMWK:  Finish lab


Friday  2/7/20:  Office Hours

                         Probability Warm-up

                         Discuss quiz

                         Notes on Mendel & Punnett Squares

                         Do I Understand the Notes?  Wkst. - work on and go over

                         Punnett Square Activity - with beans


Tuesday 2/11/20:   Mendel Warm-up

                             Punnett Square Computer Lab

                             HMWK:  1 Trait Punnett Squares


Thursday 2/13/20:  Rally Schedule

                                   3 Sample Punnett Squares Warm-up

                                   Notes:  Incomplete dominance & Dihybrid crosses

                                   Show smurf problem

                                   Packet of Punnett Squares w/ incomplete dominance & dihybrid crosses (spongebob)

                                   HMWK:  Finish packet

Wednesday 2/19/20:    Recess Wednesday

                                    Collect homework

                                    Warm-up - Powerpoint Incomplete & Dihybrid Crosses

                                    Punnett Square Group Problems (design 2 crosses as table group)

                                    Pass back homework & check answers (posted)

                                    Punnett Square Test Review Packet

                                    HMWK:  Finish packet 

Friday 2/21/20:  Office Hours

                           Finish packet & study for test

                           Punnett Square Test

Tuesday 2/25/20:   Discuss tests 

                              Human Genetics scavenger hunt

                              Intro human genetics

                              Notes on pedigrees, population sampling & twin studies

                              Article & video on twins & parasitic twins

                              HMWK:  Pedigree Wkst.

Thursday 2/27/20:  Office Hours

                             Collect homework

                             Pedigree Warm-up (quiz)

                             I'm My Own Grandpa

                             Notes on dom/rec traits

                             Discuss human traits lab

                             Notes on multiple alleles

                             HMWK:  Blood Typing Punnett Square Wkst.


Monday 3/2/20:  Late Start  

                          Overhead Review - pedigrees & blood types

                           Notes on polygenic, sex-linked & sex-influenced traits

                           Sex-linked punnett squares

                           Discuss genetics extra credit assignment 

                           Genetic disorders (mutations - spider sis, parasitic twins, hypertrichosis, xeroderma pigmentosa, Max's story, no sweat

                                      glands, progeria, congenital insensitivity to pain)

Wednesday 3/4/20:   Collect homework

                                  Warm-up - 3 pedigrees w/ sex-linked

                                  Hand back homework & go over

                                  Notes on nondisjunction

                                  Pedigree Lab

                                  Test Review Powerpoint

Friday 3/6/20:  Office Hours

                        Collect homework

                        Warm-up:  Calico Cats

                        Notes:  detecting disorders (ultrasound)

                        Karyotype Lab

                        HMWK:  Finish lab & study for test with review sheet

Monday 3/9/20:  SCHOOL CANCELLED

Wednesday 3/11/20:   Human Genetics Test


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