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REGENTS BIOLOGY

ABSENCE IS NO EXCUSE!!

Assignments due on...

April 11, 2019
Complete the "Immunology I" questions on Castlelearning

April 9, 2019
Complete the "Lines of Defense" questions on Castlelearning


April 5, 2019
Heart Anatomy Lab questions. They can be answered on the lab itself.
AND
You should be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY

Circulatory System:
Vessels - Arteries, capillaries and veins,
Parts of blood - RBCs, WBCs, platelets and plasma
Mammalian Heart  - The chambers and where blood is going to and coming from for each one.


Completing the Heart Circulation assignment on Castlelearning would help


April 3, 2019
Finish the Observing Blood Cells Lab questions.
NO QUIZ TODAY
Postponed 'til next class

April 1, 2019
Making Connections Lab questions.

March 28, 2019
Complete the "Blood Vessels..." questions on Castlelearning

March 26, 2019
Complete the Exchange System questions
AND
Gather info on a respiratory disease. Report on:
-> The organs involved
-> How the disease affects the organ/system. How does it prevent that organ from doing its job?
-> Causes
-> Treatments
Nephritis
Kidney stones
Hepatitis
Urinary tract infection
Dermatitis

AND
You should be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Exchange systems: Digestive, Respiratory and Excretory.
Know a disease and how it works,principle functional units,
example organs with functions and important vocabulary


March 22, 2019
Lung Capacity Lab questions.
AND
Complete the "Digestive and Respiratory Systems" questions on Castlelearning

March 20, 2019
Gather info on a respiratory disease. Report on:
-> The organs involved
-> How the disease affects the organ/system. How does it prevent that organ from doing its job?
-> Causes
-> Treatments

Possible diseases might be but are not limited to:
emphysema
bronchitis
"black lung"
asthma

March 18, 2019
Gather info on a digestive disease. Report on:
-> The organs involved
-> How the disease affects the organ/system. How does it prevent that organ from doing its job?
-> Causes
-> Treatments
Some possible diseases are:
Ulcerative colitis
Giardiasis
Diarrhea
GERD
Peptic ulcer

AND
You should be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Organization in living things,
Digestive system: Be able to identify example organs and their function,
a disease of the system, alimentary vs. accessory organs

AND
Work on those TEST CORRECTIONS!
(If you chose to do them)
Refer to the Test Corrections sheet for how to complete the corrections to get half credit back

March 14, 2019
Finish the Organization in Living Things worksheet we started in class


March 8, 2019
BE READY FOR THE
EXAM TODAY!
Cells and Cellular Processes

Get review sheets here

Review questions have been posted on castlelearning.com already.

March 6, 2019
Complete the Respiration and the Calorie Sheet.

March 4, 2019
Conclusion questions from the Death of a Cheesy-Poof Lab.


February 28, 2019
Complete the "Cells So Far" questions on Castlelearning

February 26, 2019
4th Block: Complete the Part Two questions of the Diffusion Through A Membrane Lab

AND
Both blocks be ready for that
QUIZ YOU WERE SUPPOSED TO HAVE LAST CLASS
Cell membrane structure /function, diffusion and osmosis.


February 22, 2019
1st Block: Complete the Part Two questions of the Diffusion Through A Membrane Lab
4th Block: Complete the Part One questions of the Diffusion Through A Membrane Lab

NO QUIZ TODAY

February 20, 2019
Complete the Part one questions of the Diffusion Through A Membrane Lab

February 14, 2019
Complete the Fake Sweet reading and questions

February 11, 2019
Finish the Organelle Coloring Packet we started in class


February 7, 2019
Conclusion questions from We Are Not Plants Lab
AND
be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Cell theory, organelles and the difference between plant and animal cells

February 5, 2019
Complete the Organelles assignment on Castlelearning

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
BE READY FOR THE
MIDTERM EXAM TODAY!
You can create a "cheat sheet" to use on the exam.
it must be on 8.5 x 11" paper or less
and be of your own creation.
Yes, you can use both sides.
They will be collected with the exam.


Get review sheets here


There are a wealth of Review Questions on castlelearning.com
Completing them will DEFINITELY help you get ready for the exam


January 10, 2019
BE READY FOR THE
EXAM TODAY!
Biochemistry
Get review sheets here

There are a wealth of Review Questions on castlelearning.com
Completing them will DEFINITELY help you get ready for the exam

Here are some more questions that I will hand out in class

Check your responses with the answer sheet

January 8, 2019
Final Draft of Nutrition Concept Map

January 4, 2019
Complete Salivary Amylase Lab
AND 
Be ready for a
POP-QUIZ TODAY
Enzyme basics 
It'll be open notebook.


January 2, 2019
Complete the Enzyme questions you had all block to finish in class.

You can certainly search the web or your text
as a resource to answer the questions but,
here's some readings that will definitely work.

December 20, 2018
Rough Draft of Nutrition Concept Map

December 14, 2018
Complete the Biochemistry Notes Sheets
AND 
Be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Macromolecules and their subunits

This might help


December 12, 2018
Finish the Macromolecule Posters Planning sheet

December 10, 2018
Finish the Big Ol' Biomolecules Lab

December 4, 2018
Finish the Adventures in pH Lab
AND 
Be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Intro to Biochemistry

November 29, 2018
Complete the Basic Chemistry assignment on Castlelearning


November 27, 2018
Finish the Molecular Models Lab


November 20, 2018
Intro to Chemistry questions sheet


November 13, 2018
Complete the Cladograms/Rates questions on Castlelearning
AND
BE READY FOR THE

EXAM TODAY!
Get review sheets here

There are review questions on Castlelearning for you as well.


November 7, 2018
Complete the Finch Beak Questions sheet

November 5, 2018
Complete the Hominid Evolution questions on Castlelearning

November 2, 2018
Complete the Speciation questions on Castlelearning

October 31, 2018
Complete the Beaks of Finches Lab
AND
Complete the Natural Selection questions on Castlelearning

AND
Be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Darwin and Natural Selection


October 29, 2018
Finish the Origins of the Antibiotic Resistance Reading Assignment we started in class


October 25, 2018
Complete the Evidence of Evolution Lab

October 23, 2018
Complete the Monster Naming Sheet
Use the Latin and Greek Combining Forms sheet to create the scientific names.

Interested in more combining forms? The list you received in class was from Donald Borror's book and I found a link to a bookmarked pdf. of his book.
Click on the "Some Common Combining Forms" book mark on the left


October 19, 2018
Finish making a key for the monsters in the Shark and Monster Keys Lab
AND
Complete the Classification and Keys questions on Castlelearning
AND
Be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Classification, Keys and Binomial Nomenclature


October 17, 2018
Complete the Odd Organism Challenge
AND
Complete keying out all of the sharks from the Sharks and Monster Keys Lab


October 11, 2018
BE READY FOR THE

EXAM TODAY!
Get review sheets here

Here are those Life Process Questions I handed out in class.
...and the answers

There are a wealth of Unit 1 Review Questions on castlelearning.com
Completing them will DEFINITELY help you get ready for the exam


October 9, 2018
Tools of the Biologist Lab conclusion questions.


October 3, 2018
Complete the Tools and Other Questions on Castlelearning


October 1, 2018
Complete the Microscope questions on Castlelearning
AND
Be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Microscopes and Microscopy


September 27, 2018
Magazines and Thread Lab conclusion questions.


September 25, 2018
Letter "e" Lab conclusion questions.


September 21, 2018
Complete Experimental Design Questions on Castlelearning
So you can be ready for the
QUIZ TODAY
Scientific Method and Experimental Design


September 18, 2018
Complete the Experimental Design Practice sheet


September 14, 2018
Complete the Lollipop hypothesis Lab you started in class
AND
Complete Scientific Method and Hypothesis Questions on Castlelearning

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For example, Johnny Baggadonitz's log-in would be npz-jbaggadonitz.
All student passwords have been cleared so leave it blank the first time you log on.
Email me or see Mrs. McEachin in room 208 if you need your password cleared, however...
NOT KNOWING YOUR PASSWORD IS NOT AN EXCUSE FOR NOT DOING THE HW!


September 12, 2018
Complete Safety Lab you started in class
AND
You should be ready for a
QUIZ TODAY
Lab safety and the course outline

September 7, 2018
Complete the Exactly What Am I In For? sheet