• Agendas Integrated Science 4 2018

     

    Wednesday 1/10

    • New Seats
    • Organize Binder Tabs- Reference, Integrated Inquiries, Energy, Vertebrate Evolution, Islands
    • II#1-What is an atom?
    • Nuclear Power Plant (Energy #1)
    • HW- None

    Thursday 1/11

    • II#2- What is fission?  
    • Correct front side of Nuclear Reactor
    • Nuclear Reactor Animation   https://ed.ted.com/on/UvsK2kxs
    • Finish Nuclear Reactor and Correct back side
    • Nuclear Energy (Energy #2)
    • HW- None

    Friday 1/12

    • II#3-What do the control rods do in a nuclear power plant?  The moderator?
    • Nuclear Powerplant Check for Understanding (Energy #3)
    • Nuclear Energy 
    • HW- Nuclear Energy Questions #1-7 due Tuesday

    Monday 1/15- MLK Holiday

    Tuesday 1/16

    • II#4- What is the atomic number?
    • Stamp then correct Nuclear Energy Q#1-7
    • Start Nuclear PPT Notes (Energy #4)
    • Work to finish Nuclear Energy Q#8-11
    • HW- Nuclear Energy Due Thursday

    Thursday 1/18

    Friday 1/19

    • II#6- Describe alpha radiation.
    • Turn in Nuclear Energy Worksheet
    • Nuclear Equations Check for Understanding (Energy #6)
    • Finish Japan's Nuclear Meltdown
    • Nuclear Energy's Economic Impact Article
    • HW- None

    Monday 1/22

    • II#7- What is the name of the device that measures radiation?
    • Return Nuclear Worksheet and Check for Understanding
    • Detecting Radiation Lab (Energy #7)- observations and lab notebook
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 1/23

    • Detecting Radiation Lab- complete research, experimental design, data tables (set up), and lab notebook entry (set up)
    • HW- Be ready to collect data on Thursday

    Thursday 1/25

    • Check HW- research, experimental design, data tables and lab notebook
    • Science Electives Website
    • Detecting Radiation Lab- Collect Data
    • HW- none

    Friday 1/26

    • Detecting Radiation Lab- graph, discussion questions and conclusion
    • HW- Lab due Monday

    Monday 1/29 and Tuesday 1/30

    • Turn in Detecting Radiation Lab
    • Meet with Counselors---or---
    • Intro Alternative Energy Project (Energy #8)
    • HW- Alternative Energy Project due Friday

    Thursday 2/1

    • New Seats
    • Alternative Energy Project Work Time
    • HW- Alternative Energy Project due Friday

    Friday 2/2

    • Alternative Energy Project Presentations
    • Saved by the Sun (Energy #9)
    • HW- None

    Monday 2/5

    • Saved by the Sun (Energy #9)
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 2/6

    • Solar Wind Lab
      • How to use a multimeter
      • Prelliminary observations- lab notebook entry
      • Design Outline- decide as a group
      • Data tables- individual, must be hand drawn
    • HW- Data tables due tomorrow

    Wednesday 2/7

    • Check data tables
    • Solar Wind Lab- data collection, oral discussion
    • HW- Energy Test on Tuesday

    Friday 2/9

    • Finish Saved by the Sun Film
    • Work on Solar Wind Lab- graphs and oral discussion
    • HW- Lab due Monday, Test on Tuesday

    Monday 2/12

    • Turn in Solar/Wind Lab
    • Oral Discussions
    • Review for tomorrow's Energy Test
    • HW- Test tomorrow

    Tuesday 2/13

    • Energy Test
    • HW- None

    Thursday 2/15

    • Vertebrate Evolution Unit Intro
    • Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree (VE#1)
    • Evolutionary Trees PPT 
    • Evolutionary Trees Packet (VE#2)
    • HW- None

    Friday 2/16

    • Finish Evolutionary Trees Packet
    • HW- None, Have a great break!

    Monday 2/26

    • Return Energy Test
    • Turn in Evolutionary Trees Packet and Review trees
    • Evolutionary Trees Check for Understanding (VE#3)
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 2/27

    • Your Inner Fish (VE#4)
    • HW- None

    Thursday 3/1

    • New Seats
    • Your Inner Fish- discuss 
    • II#8-What are 2 traits unique to each vertebrate class? (fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals)
    • Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy (VE#5)
    • HW- Comparative Vert. Anatomy due tomrrow 

    Friday 3/2

    • Turn in Comp. Vert. Anatomy
    • II#9-What is DNA?
    • Extracting DNA Lab (VE#7)
    • DNA Structure and Replication (VE#6)
    • HW- None

    Monday 3/5

    • II#10-Where is DNA located?
    • DNA Structure and Replication (VE#6)
    • HW- DNA structure and replicaiton due tomorrow

    Tuesday 3/6

    Thursday 3/8

    • II#11-Describe the process of DNA replication.
    • Return DNA Check for Understanding
    • Protein Synthesis PPT Notes (VE#7)
    • Protein Synthesis Animations
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DuHAMkgT6B8

    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PEDQoQuIhkg

    • Modeling Protein Synthesis
    • HW-Review protein synthesis

    Friday  3/9

    • Modeling Protein Synthesis 
    • Protein Synthesis Check for Understanding (VE#8)
    • HW- none

    Monday 3/12- Staff Development Day

    Tuesday 3/13

    • Clarify and Support Activity:  How are proteins made?
    • Return Protein Synthesis Check for Understanding
    • Modeling Biomolecules
    • HW- Test next Tuesday 3/20

    Thursday 3/15

    • Modeling Biomolecules- 20min work time to finish
    • Lizard Evolution Part 2 (VE#9)
    • HW- Test next Tuesday 3/2

    Friday 3/16

    • Lizard Evolution Check for Understanding
    • Protein Structure and Primate Evolution (VE#10)
    • HW- Test on Tuesday

    Monday 3/19

    Tuesday 3/20

    • Evolutionary Trees, DNA, and Protein Synthesis Test
    • HW- None

    Thursday 3/22

    • II#12- What is DNA fingerprinting?
    • Gel Electrophoresis PPT
    • Using a Micropipette Activity
    • Simulating Protein Analysis with Gel Electrophoresis (VE#11)
    • HW- Simulating Gel Electrophoresis due tomorrow

    Friday 3/23- Minimum Day

    • Turn in Simulating Gel Electrophoresis
    • Playing God Film (VE#12)
    • HW-None

    Monday 3/26

    • Return ET, DNA, PS test
    • Build A Gel Electrophoresis box (VE#13)
    • Playing God Film
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 3/27

    • Build A Gel Electrophoresis Box- Candy dye extraction and gel running
    • Playing God Film
    • HW- None

    Thursday 3/29

    • Discuss Build a Gel Box Analysis Questions
    • Interperting DNA Lab (VE#14)
    • Finish Playing God Film
    • HW- Lab due tomorrow

    Friday 3/30

    • New Seats
    • Turn in Interperting DNA Lab
    • Interperting DNA Check for Understanding (VE#15)
    • Finish Playing God
    • Introduce Genetic Engineering Proposition Project (VE#16)
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 4/3- SBAC Testing Bell Schedule

    • Genetic Engineering Proposition Project- Work Time, check articles at the end of class
    • HW- Prop. Project Presentations on Friday

    Thursday 4/5- SBAC Testing Bell Schedule

    • Genetic Engineering Proposition Project- Work Time
    • HW- Prop. Project Presentations on Friday

    Friday 4/6

    • Proposition Project Presentations
    • HW- Have a nice Spring Break!

    Monday 4/16

    • Proposition Project Presentations
    • HW- Genetic Engineering Quiz on Thursday

    Tuesday 4/17

    • Proposition Project Presentations- finish
    • Dogs and More Dogs- finish
    • HW- Genetic Engineering Quiz on Thursday

    Thursday 4/19

    • Genetic Engineering Quiz
    • Island Geology Unit Intro
    • Interior of the Earth (Isl. #1)
    • Plate Tectonics- Evidence and Mechanisms (Isl #2)
    • HW- Interior of the Earth due tomorrow

    Friday 4/20

    • II#13- What is the Theory of Plate Tectonics? 
    • Plate Tectonics- Evidence and Mechanisms
    • HW- None 

    Monday 4/23

    • II#14- How accurate is your plate boundary map?
    • Plate Boundary Models (Isl #3)
    • HW- Bring Supplies for Models tomorrow

    Tuesday 4/24

    • Plate Boundary Models- Work Time
    • HW- Models due Thursday

    Thursday 4/26

    • Plate Boundary Model Presentations
    • Plate Boundary Interactions Class Discussion
    • Plate Boundary Check for Understanding (Isl #4)
    • Heat Flow at Ridges (Isl #5)
    • HW- None

    Friday 4/27

    • Return Genetic Engineering Quiz
    • Finish Heat Flow at Ridges 
    • II#15- Where is heat flow the hightest on the map of the Japanese Island Arc?
    • HW- None

    Monday 4/30

    • Return and go over Plate Boundary Check for Understanding 
    • How the Earth Was Made: Mt. St. Helens (Isl. #6)
    • HW- review plate boundary interactions

    Tuesday 5/1

    • New Seats!
    • Plate Boundary Review
    • Finish How the Earth Was Made: Mt. St. Helens
    • Transform Plate Boundary Notes
    • Mapping Activity Follow Up (Isl. #7)
    • HW-None

    Thursday 5/3

    • II#16- Sketch 2 plate boundaries and label the geologic features.
    • Earthquakes Webquest (Isl #8)
    • Finish Mapping Activity Follow Up
    • HW- Mapping Activity Follow Up due tomorrow

    Friday 5/4

    • II#17- Where is Hawaii in relationship to the Pacific Plate?
    • Hot Spot Volcanoes (Isl #9)
    • HW- None

    Monday 5/7

    • How the Earth Was Made: Hawaii (Isl #10)
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 5/8

    • II#18-List 3 pieces of evidence that support that Hawaii is formed from a hot spot.
    • Finish How the Earth Was Made: Hawaii
    • Rock Reading Log (Isl #11)
    • HW- None

    Thursday 5/10

    • Rock PPT Notes (Isl #12)
    • Observing Igneous Rocks Lab (Isl #13)
    • Rock Reading Log
    • Return Papers and Pass out Island Geology Test Study Guide
    • HW- Island Geology Test next Thursday 5/17

    Friday 5/11

    • Discuss Observing Igneous Rock Lab
    • Density of Igneous Rocks Lab (Isl #14)
    • Rock Reading Log- continue working on it
    • HW- Density Lab due Monday, Test on Thursday

    Monday 5/14

    • II#19- Describe the chemical composition, color, and density of mafic igneous rocks.
    • Turn in Observing and Density Rock Labs
    • Finish Rock Reading Log
    • HW- Test on Thursday

    Tuesday 5/15

    • Turn in Reading Log
    • Pass back papers
    • Review for Island Geology Test
    • HW- Test on Thursday

    Thursday 5/17

    • Island Geology Test
    • Intro to the Mechanisms of Island Biology (Isl #15)
    • Island of the Colorblind (Isl #16)
    • HW- none

    Friday 5/18

    • II#20-What is natural selection? Turn in Integrated Inquiries
    • Finish Island of the Colorblind https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CM06G26X-rQ
    • Survival of the Sneakiest- Mechanisms for Evolution Follow Up (Isl #17)
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9x8lFXgXmZI
    • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q6JEA2olNts
    • HW- none

    Monday 5/21

    • Survival of the Sneakiest- Finish and discuss
    • Mechanisms of Evolution PPT Notes (Isl #18)
    • Mechanisms of Evolution Articles (Isl #19)
    • HW- None

    Tuesday 5/22

    • Finish Mechanisms of Evolution Articles
    • II#21- Define genotype, define phenotype.
    • Determining Allele Frequencies Using Hardy-Weinberg Equations (Isl #20)
    • HW-None

    Thursday 5/24

    • Mechanisms of Evolution Check for Understanding (Isl #21)
    • Return Island Geology Test
    • 1st and 3rd periods- Determining Allele Frequencies Using Hardy-Weinberg Equations
    • 2nd period- Hardy Weinberg Word Problems (Isl #22)
    • Sustainability Presentation
    • HW- None

    Friday 5/25

    • Return Mechanisms Check
    • II#22- H-W Word Problem
    • Hardy Weinberg Word Problems (Isl #22)
    • HW- Word Problems due Tuesday

    Monday 5/28- Memorial Day Holiday

    Tuesday 5/29

    • II#23- H-W Word Problem
    • Simulating Hardy-Weinberg Effects on Evolution Lab (Isl #23)
    • HW- Study for final exam

    Thursday 5/31

    • Hardy-Weinberg Check for Understanding (Isl #24)
    • Finish Simulating Hardy-Weinberg Effects on Evolution Lab
    • HW- Lab due tomorrow, Study for Final Exam

    Friday 6/1

    • New Seats
    • Turn in Hardy-Weinberg Lab
    • Planet Earth 2: Islands
    • HW- Study for the Final

    Monday 6/4

    • Finish Planet Earth 2
    • Island Project (Isl #25)
    • HW- Study for the final exam

    Tuesday 6/5

    • Island Project
    • HW- Study for the final exam

    Wednesday 6/6

    • Island Project
    • HW- Study for the final exam

    Friday 6/8

    • Island Project
    • HW- Study for the final exam
Last Modified on June 4, 2018