LE Topics


Unit 1: Scientific Inquiry



Notes:


Homework:
See Google Calendar for due dates.

Lab Report Template:

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Links:
The Metric System
Metric System Info
BBC Metric Game
Metric Caterpillar

Unit 2: Ecology


Quizlet Vocab: Ecology

Homework:
My Footprint Email:
  • Go to the website My Footprint and take the quiz to see what your Ecological Footprint is.
  • Do your best with your responses. You might need parent/family input. It's okay if you're not sure. Take your best guess. No one will see these results.
  • Then email me aregan@mercyhs.com your answers. In your email include how many earths, a two sentence personal response to that and 5 ways you can reduce your footprint (click the reduce your footprint link when you finish your quiz).
  • This is due Friday, October 28th.
Websites
Ecology Overview
Exploring Nature
Ecological Succession
Food Chains
Energy Flows and Nutrients Cycle
Biodiversity Project
What is Biodiversity?
Center for Biological Diversity


Unit 3: Cells

Links:

Quizlet Vocab!

Cell Organelle Table
Cell Structure
How Cells Work
Inside A Cell
The Virtual Cell
Cell Inspector

Notes:

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Study Guides:
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external image pdf.png Packet Review Pages.pdfReview Pages in the Notes Packet

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nit 4: Energetics

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Notes:

external image pdf.png Photosynthesis Note Book.pdf Structure of a Leaf and Chloroplast Notes
external image pdf.png Energetics Notes Packet.pdf Class Note Packet
external image vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document.png Energetics Study Guide.docxTest Study Guide

Answer Keys:

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Homework:
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Links:
Energetics Quizlet Vocab
Biochem Quizlet Vocab
GROWTH & REPRODUCTION
Mitosis:
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Meiosis:
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Homework:
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external image vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document.png Genetics & Protein Synthesis Homework.docxGenetics and Protein Synthesis Homework

Notes:
external image pdf.png G & R Notes.pdf Growth and Reproduction Note Packet

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external image pdf.png G & R Notebook 2.pdf Notebook File Part II
external image pdf.png G & R Notebook 3.pdfNotebook File Part III
external image pdf.png G & R Notebook 4.pdf Notebook File Part IV
external image pdf.png Mendelian Genetics Note Packet.pdfMendelian Genetics Note Packet Complete
external image vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document.png genetics guided notes filled.docxMendelian Genetics Note Packet Filled In
external image msword.png Reproduction and Cell Division GN blank.docYour note packet
external image msword.png Reproduction and Cell Division GN.docYour note packet filled in
external image pdf.png G&R Review Charts in Notes.pdf
external image pdf.png Meiosis in Drawings.pdf
external image pdf.png Meiosis Foldable.pdf

external image x-zip.png DNA Structure and Protein Synthesis.docx
external image pdf.png Gene Expression Note Packet.pdfGene Expression Notes and Test Review
external image pdf.png Biotech Note Packet.pdfMutations and Biotechnology Notes and Review

Review Sheet:
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external image vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document.png Genetics Review Sheet.docx Review Sheet

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Links:
Mitosis Animation
Mitosis
Mitosis Animation 2
Mendelian Genetics
Punnett Square Practice
DNA Discoveries
Practice DNA to Protein Stuff
DNA to Protein Animation animation from class
Try It! DNA Replication and Protein Synthesis
Cool DNA Site from Class DNA Structure, Replication, Transcription, Translation
Learn Genetics Awesome website that is ALL about genetics!

Quizlet Vocab:
Genetics VocabThis is for the reproduction part of the unit - Print this one FIRST!
Genetics 2 vocabThis is for the genetics part of the unit
Evolution

Notes:
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external image pdf.png Evolution Notes.pdf Smart Notebook File

Homework:

Links:
Quizlet Vocab Evolution Vocab from Quizlet
Most Amazing Timeline!
Natural Selection
Human Origins Exhibit
HUMAN REPRODUCTION
Notes:
external image pdf.png Reproduction Notes.pdf Our class note packet
external image pdf.png Human Reproduction Note Book.pdf SMART Note Book File

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Homework:
See LE Home page for homework

Links:
Menstrual Cycle
Kid's Health - Teens
HOMEOSTASIS

Links:

Interactive Body

Kids Health