CP Biology HW Assignments

         All assignments are due the following class day unless otherwise noted

Date:

Assignment:

June 12, 2018

Final Exam Review Sheet is Due Monday, June 18th

June 11, 2018

Complete conclusion questions 1-3 from the bunny natural selection lab.

Final Exam Review Sheet is Due Monday, June 18th

June 8, 2018

Answer the pre-lab questions from the bunny natural selection lab.

Final Exam Review Sheet is Due Monday, June 18th

June 7, 2018

Final Exam Review Sheet is Due Monday, June 18th

June 6, 2018

Final Exam Review Sheet is Due Monday, June 18th

June 5, 2018

Final Exam Review Sheet is Due Monday, June 18th

June 4, 2018

Complete the Questions from today’s population pyramid activity.

The link to the data site is here.

June 1, 2018

Complete 2 activities from class today - Modeling Lion Populations and Lizard Island

May 21, 2018

Complete Immune System Practice Questions

May 17, 2018

All of the following should be completed and submitted:

  • Immune System Webquest
  • Human Infectious Disease Chart
  • Pandemic Game Explanation

May 11, 2018

Your Human Genetic Disorder Presentations are due May 14

May 10, 2018

Your Human Genetic Disorder Presentations are due May 14

May 9, 2019

Your Human Genetic Disorder Presentations are due May 14

May 4, 2018

Complete the case study: “A Sickeningly Sweet Baby Boy: A Case Study on Autosomal Recessive Inheritance”

May 3, 2018

Both the conclusion questions to the Dragon Genetics Lab and the practice punnett square questions are due tomorrow!!

May 2, 2018

Complete the data table from the Dragon Genetics Lab including phenotypes for mother, father and baby and draw a picture of the baby dragon with appropriate phenotype.

May 1, 2018

Complete the Mendelian Genetics Practice sheet, questions #1-17

April 25, 2018

Complete the Mitosis Flipbook. Cut out the 36 boxes from your sheet and stack them up in order. When you flip through them you should see

April 24, 2018

Finish the karyotyping Lab from class today, including the questions.

April 11, 2018

I would HIGHLY recommend finishing this review sheet before the exam. It covers the most important things you need to know for tomorrow’s test.

Quarter 3 - Benchmark Exam will be on Thursday. This will cover:

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Membrane and Transport across a membrane
  • Cell Organelles
  • Photosynthesis and Respiration
  • DNA. Protein Synthesis and Mutations
  • Biotechnology (Gel electrophoresis, Genetically modified organisms)

April 10, 2018

I would HIGHLY recommend finishing this review sheet before the exam. It covers the most important things you need to know for Thursday’s test.

Quarter 3 - Benchmark Exam will be on Thursday. This will cover:

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Membrane and Transport across a membrane
  • Cell Organelles
  • Photosynthesis and Respiration
  • DNA. Protein Synthesis and Mutations
  • Biotechnology (Gel electrophoresis, Genetically modified organisms)

April 9, 2018

Quarter 3 - Benchmark Exam will be on Thursday. This will cover:

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Membrane and Transport across a membrane
  • Cell Organelles
  • Photosynthesis and Respiration
  • DNA. Protein Synthesis and Mutations
  • Biotechnology (Gel electrophoresis, Genetically modified organisms)

April 5, 2018

Quiz on Genetics, DNA and Protein Synthesis Tomorrow - Friday

Make sure you know the vocabulary and answers to the questions on this review sheet. All of the notes and videos that we watched in class are posted on the notes page at BarlowAcademy.

April 4, 2018

Quiz on Genetics, DNA and Protein Synthesis on Friday!

April 3, 2018

Complete deciphering your 3 DNA code segments that you were working on in class.

Use the DNA genetic code given to you in class to write your own secret code in DNA.

April 2, 2018

Read the NY Times article - “Gene Editing For Designer Babies.” Write a response to the question: If you were able to change the DNA of your baby, would you? What types of things would you change? What are the problems and benefits of such a technology?

March 22, 2018

Finish the Journal Article Reading: Click here for the article.

Questions:

  1. What is the main research question that these authors were investigating?
  2. Do the authors describe their hypothesis? If so, what is it?
  3. Describe the methods that these authors used.
  4. What were the findings of the authors? Describe the results. Do you understand the graphs/charts/tables used in the paper?
  5. What is the significance of the authors’ research? (Why would anyone care about these results?) Why are the conclusions important?
  6. Pick at least 7 words that were used in this article that you did not know the definition of while reading this paper. Write the word and the definition below.

BRING IN AN EMPTY 2 LITER BOTTLE SO WE CAN MAKE ROOT BEER!!

March 16, 2018

Complete the Photosynthesis and Respiration Virtual Lab if you didn’t finish it in class. (Link here)

Bring in an empty 2 Liter bottle if you have one for a lab next week.

March 12, 2018

Complete the first part from Today’s Lab if you didn’t finish it in class.(Click here for extra copy)

Bring in an empty 2 Liter bottle if you have one for a lab next week.

March 9, 2018

Complete the “Why Are Plants Green”(link here) graphing activity and answer all the questions, including the two research ones.

March 6, 2018

Complete the “Why Are Plants Green” graphing activity and answer all the questions, including the two research ones.

Finish Photosynthesis Webquest if you did not complete it in class.

March 5, 2018

Finish Photosynthesis Webquest if you did not complete it in class.

March 2, 2018

EXAM MONDAY on Cell Organelles!

Here’s a review sheet for it.

Work on your Endosymbiosis Cartoon - this is due MONDAY!

Here is an extra copy of the assignment if you need one.

March 1, 2018

Work on your Endosymbiosis Cartoon - this is due MONDAY!

Here is an extra copy of the assignment if you need one.

February 28, 2018

Cell Parts Worksheet - Questions #1-17

February 27, 2018

Pick one of the cell organelles and imagine what job that cell organelle would perform in real life. You are to make a Help Wanted ad for that organelle without mentioning the name of the organelle. It should be obvious from your description what organelle you are talking about. Here’s a sample ad that I made. 

Due Wednesday!!

February 26, 2018

Pick one of the cell organelles and imagine what job that cell organelle would perform in real life. You are to make a Help Wanted ad for that organelle without mentioning the name of the organelle. It should be obvious from your description what organelle you are talking about. Here’s a sample ad that I made. 

Due Wednesday!!

February 22, 2018

Complete the conclusion questions from today’s diffusion cube lab.

February 14, 2018

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Create a Personal Ad for one of the 4 organic compounds - Carbohydrates, Lipids, Nucleic Acids, or Proteins.

Think about the characteristics and uses of that compound and find a creative way to turn it into a Personal ad where they are advertising their best qualities. Feel free to include pictures. You can do it on paper or on a Google Doc that you share with me.

February 8, 2018

Read the article on Dinosaur Proteins and answer the questions on the back

February 7, 2018

Snow Day - but you still have a quiz tomorrow

February 6, 2018

Quiz tomorrow on Experimental Design and Graphing

February 5, 2018

Complete the three graphs

January 23, 2018

Welcome to 2nd Semester!!