Lesson Plans
Advanced Biology 1st Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/20/2012 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Introduction
Lesson: Handout books, syllabus, rules. Introduce chapter 1 with Mindbites video on Profile of Biology. Start chapter 1 powerpoint. Students will "Chunk and Chew" pages 4-6 and share with class.
Assignment: Read/ notes on pages 10-13
Topic: Nature of science/ Scientific method
Lesson: Powerpoint on nature of science, students work on an experimental design and talk about plant experiment
Assignment: Work on chapter 1 wkst- due Monday
Topic: Hydrolysis/ Condensation reactions and protein structure
Lesson: Powerpoint on structure and Mindbites videos on protein structures
Assignment: Work on chapter 1 wkst
Topic: Proteins
Lesson: Powerpoint and mindbites videos on protein folding. Paper lab on dehydration synthesis and proteins.
Assignment: Chapter 3 wkst due Monday
Topic: Carbs, lipids and nucleic acids
Lesson: Powerpoint on differences in these groupsand Mindbites videos further explaining the chemistry
Assignment: Chapter 1 &3 wksts due Monday