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2/14  A       


LE Week #23 HAPPY V-DAY!
Double: Check pp 16/17. Label the "Early Animal Development" (use whale book, p 698). Label female repro system (use whale book for help). Do "interpreting graphics" menstrual cycle worksheet.

Need to know Vocab: internal/external, fertilization, development, gastrula, blastula, sexual/asexual, yolk, pouch, embryo, fetus, development, sperm/egg, penis/vagina.
I stay after school on Tuesdays (depending on meetings). Stay after if you need any extra help on LABS or any units in The Living Environment.


2/15   B            

Single: Go over work done in Packet (pp 16, 17, yesterday's Whale book assignment).

Do the Repro Crossword Puzzle in your Packet.

Last 10 min: Take the "Repro so far" quiz (use your vocab cards).

HW: Do "Concept Mapping" and "Critical Thinking"(all 4 sections).
2/16  A
Double:Check the HW with Quinn, Alexa, and Jasmine!:"Concept Mapping" and "Critical Thinking"(all 4 sections). 
Do the Repro Crossword Puzzle in your Packet. 

Finish your Packet.

Reminder: Finish your MIDTERM EXAM FOR LE on Castle learning by TOMORROW, Feb 17th!


2/17 A    
Hand in your completed Packet.  Do the Human Menstual Cycle Lab.  Do not answer the QUESTIONS on the lab, but DO answer the questions on the seperate sheet.  You may use scissors and glue (in the drawers) for the diagrams, OR you may draw them on your own.  Good Luck!  

If you do not finish in the 40 min period, take it home  and complete it over Break.  The lab is due on 2/27/17. ENJOY YOUR WEEK OFF!


IF YOU ARE ABSENT FOR A LAB: Living Environment laboratory make-up labs are scheduled for TUESDAYS after school (unless a meeting is scheduled) at 2:25 pm in Room 1221. (Please let me know you'll be staying by signing the notepad in 1221 before or after class).

Tutorial sessions for Living Env. are available on WEDNESDAYS after school unless there is a meeting that I need to attend. 

The TEST CENTER is also available EVERY PERIOD of the school day. Be sure to seek help and make up your missed Quizzes and Tests if Absent in Living Environment

Please see SUPPLY LIST below.

Homework Assignments are above, View the PowerPoints from class again.

Do the CASTLE LEARNING review assignments for EXTRA CREDIT before each unit test.

The world is ALIVE and filled with life. View the PowerPoints from class again.

Don't forget that I am available for tutorial sessions after school ON WED unless I have a meeting. Get some help when needed: I will give you a pass to your sports practice.

Helpful hints:Re-read your Living Env. notes from class, HIGHLIGHT your PowerPoint notes, read your textbook assignments, make flash cards using castlelearning.com and/or studyblue.com , and do your personal best!

A minimum of 1200 satisfactory LAB MINUTES are required for ALL NYS Regents Science courses in order to be eligible to take the Regents Exam.

LE Supply List: TWO 3-ring binders ( 1" and 2"), looseleaf paper for binder, (the 1" binder is for your labs), pens (blue or black), pencils(for graphs/drawings), 1 box of colored pencils, a highlighter, and 100 3X5 cards.

Current Topic: Intro to LE: What is Life? GRRSNERT! {Please refer to the course expectation sheet for additional information on this course}.

Regents Exam in LE
The regents exam will be given in January and June 2017

Try some Review here for the Midterm/Regents Exam
Do Castle Learning for extra credit
Regents Review LIVE!
The Respiratory System notes (MakeMeGenius)
Labquest: "New" Karyotyping Method
Labquest: Karyotyping and Mutations
Labquest: Mutations, Activity One
A. Replication and Protein Synthesis
B. Protein Synthesis
C. Protein Synthesis
D. Mutations
E. Replication
Labquest: Mutations, Activity Two
Site 1 - Lew-Port Meiosis Page
Site 2 - Sumanas Animation of Meiosis
Site 3 - Biology in Motion (Meiosis)/ Study Guide and Practice Quiz
Site 4 - PBS: Mitosis vs. Meiosis
Survival Guide: Final Review for LE (Boot Camp)
What you need to know to Pass the LE Regents Exam
Bowling Ball and Feathers in a Vacuum
Cells Alive : Internet Lessons and Puzzles
Cool Bio Video Site
DNA Workshop for LE
Dog Bone Bonding Analogy
Holt, Rinehart, and Winston Electronic TEXT for LE
Lab Safety from your LE Text
LE Regents Practice Exams
Mitosis and Cancer Webquest
Mrs. Canale's site
Photosynthesis packet
The Panama Puzzle
Virology (Smallpox)
What is a Protein?
What is your Learning Style? How do YOU learn?
Human Body, Part #1: Digestion
"Scientific Method: Investigation"
CLICK HERE for Mr. Malecki's Regents Earth Science Webpage
Sing along with "THE ELEMENT SONG"!
US River Basins (Stunning Map)
DNA/RNA Explorebiology
Mutations (Explorebiology)
Photosynthesis (Explore Biology)
Protein Synthesis Explorebiology
Explore Biology Circulatory System
Human Pedigree Symbols and Notations (divorce, death, etc.)
Evolution Webquest: Fossil Evidence
Evolution Webquest: More Anatomical Evidence
Evolution Webquest:Biochemical Evidence
Evolution Webquest:Even More Anatomical Evidence
Evolution Webquest:Even More Biochemical Evidence
Evolution Webquest:More Biochemical Evidence
Online Lesson Protista
Evolution Webquest: Anatomical Evidence
Evolution Webquest: Embryological Evidence
Interactive Practice: LE Past Regents Exams
Explore Biology PPTs

Last updated on 2/16/2017