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    BLUE text = items that are to be finished for homework -10%
    ORANGE text = RESEARCH ASSIGNMENTS - 40% 
     RED - Assessments-50% 
     
    AUG 22/23
    1. Introduction
    2. Class Expectation hand out (needs to be signed)
    3. Safety in the classroom
    4. Hand out STAT TUTORIAL DUE SEPT 5/6
    HW - Get safety AGREEMENT signed (to be kept on file) DUE NEXT CLASS 26/27
    and class expectations signature
    STAT TUTORIAL DUE SEPT 5/6
    Safety Quick Quiz on Aug 26/27 - HERE IS YOUR STUDY GUIDE FOR THE QUIZ  LINK = SAFETY AGREEMENT
     
     
    AUG 26/27
    1. Collect safety contract and check signatures 
    2. SAFETY QUICK assessment - Safety Quick Assessment - MUST SCORE 80% TO BE CERTIFIED
    3. Current event criteria - SEPT CURRENT EVENT DUE SEPT 30 - topic is your critical issue
    4. Intro to Biology - 
    5. What are the CRITICAL ISSUES in Biology? Group Discussion AND CHOOSE TOPICS FOR PRESENTATION ON SEPT 3/4
     
    STAT TUTORIAL DUE SEPT 5/6
     
     
    Aug 28/29
    1. Continue Group Discussion and decide on topics FOR CRITICAL ISSUES IN BIOLOGY to present on Sept 3/4
    2. Hand out books -
     
    BRING SUPPLIES TO CREATE A POSTER ON CRITICAL ISSUES IN BIOLOGY to present on Sept 3/4
     
    STAT TUTORIAL DUE SEPT 5/6
     
    SEPT 3/4
    1. SOL 2
    2. POSTER PRODUCTION -45 min
    3. POSTER PRESENTATION- 45 min
     
     
    Sept 5/SEPT6
    1, SOL 1 - 
    2. Characteristics of Life notes - Work on The Nature of Science (What is Life?) activity.
    3. Lab #1 - Characteristics of Life - lab answers due Sept 9/10
    4. SET UP TOXICITY LAB ACTIVITY
    HW: Characteristics of Life Lab report -DUE SEPT 9/10
     KNOWLEDGE SHEET DUE SEPT 11/12
     
     
    SEPT 9/10
    1. SOL #3
    2. EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN DIAGRAM
    3. GRAPHING AND DATA PRACTICE
    4. Discuss Statistics and their importance in science 
    5. Graphing examples
     HW - FINISH GRAPHING EXAMPLES 
    HW - KNOWLEDGE SHEET DUE SEPT 11/12 
      
     KNOWLEDGE SHEET DUE SEPT 11/12
     
     
    TOXICITY ARTICLE DUE SEPT 13/16
     
     
     
    SEPT 11/12
    1/ SOL #3
    2. GRAPHING PRACTICE COMPUTERS GRAPHS
    HW - HISTOGRAM GRAPH/BAR GRAPH AND DESCRIPTIVE DATA TABLE ON TOOTHPICK DATA
      TOOTHPICK HISTOGRAM DUE SEPT 13/16
     
    SEPT 13/16
    1. SOL 4
    2. TOXICITY LAB DATA GATHERING AND LAB REPORT DISCUSSION
    TOXICITY LAB DUE SEPT 24/25
     
     
    SEPT 17/18
    1. SOL 5
    2. COMPUTERS TO WORK ON TOXICITY LAB REPORT DUE SEPT 23rd A day/ 24th B day
     
     HW - STUDY FOR UNIT 1 TEST - SAFETY, STATS, GRAPHS, CHARACTERISTICS OF LIFE, KNOWLEDGE SHEET DEFINITIONS, SCI METHOD - 40 MULTIPLE CHOICE AND 60 POINTS SUPPLEMENT
     
     
    SEPT 19/20
    1. SOL 6
    TOXICITY LAB REPORT DUE 23/24
    2. TEST
     
    SEPT 23/24
    1. CHEMISTRY OF ATOMS 
    2. BILL NYE VIDEO
    3. ORBITALS
    4. CHEMISTRY KNOWLEDGE SHEET DUE NEXT CLASS
     
     
    SEPT 25-26 
    1. SOL 8
    2. CHEMISTRY OF LIFE
    3. WATER CHEMISTRY
     
     CURRENT EVENT DUE ON SEPT 30/OCT 1
    SEPT 27-30
    1. SOL 9 COLLECT 
    2. WATER LAB
    HW - CHEMISTRY QUIZ NEXT CLASS
     
     
    OCT 1-2
    1. SOL 10
    2. QUICK QUIZ ON CHEMISTRY
    3. WATCH ACID RAIN VIDEO 
     
    OCT 3-4
    1. SOL
    2. VIDEO ON OCEAN ACIDIFICATION
    3. LAB ON pH
    CHEM TEST - 50 POINTS
     
    OCT 7/8
    CHEM TEST - 50 POINTS
    Biochem KS
     
     
    OCT 9/10
    1. SOL
    2. NOTES ON FUNCTIONAL GROUPS IN BIOCHEMISTRY
     
    OCT 11/15
    1. SOL
    2. CONDENSATION/HYDROLYSIS REACTIONS
     
     
    OCT 16/17
    PSAT 
     
     
     
     OCT 18/21
    1. SOL
    2. REVIEW FUNCTIONAL GROUPS
    3. NOTES ON CARBS/LIPIDS
    HW - COMPLETE CONDENSATION/HYDROLYSIS REACTION PARAGRAPHS
    STUDY FOR A QUIZ ON C/LIPIDS
     
    OCT 22/23
    1. SOL
    2. QUICK QUIZ ON CARBS/LIPIDS
    3. NOTES ON PROTEINS AND NUCLEIC ACIDS
    4. COMPLETE COLORING
    HW STUDY FOR A QUICK QUIZ ON PROTEINS/N.A.
     
    OCT 24/25
    1. SOL
    2. 
    3. NOTES ON ENZYMES
    4. TOOTHPICKASE LAB
    ICHABOD'S I-PHONE QUESTIONS DUE NOV 7B/8A
    QUIZ ON PROTEINS/NA
    HW - BRING IN A STRUCTURAL DIAGRAM OF EITHER A CARBOHYDRATE, OR LIPID OR PROTEIN. - ONLY ONE IS REQUIRED
     
     
     
    OCT 31
    QMA 1/3 
     
    NOV 1/2
    5/7 TOOTHPICK LAB
    6TH QMA