Lesson Plans
Advanced Biology 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/19/2013 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 to share with the class.
Topic: Nature of science/ scientific method
Lesson: Powerpoint on the nature of science, students work on experimental design and talk about plant experiement.
Assignment: work on chapter 1 wkst- Due Next Tuesday
Topic: Experimental design- Hydroponics experiment
Lesson: We will talk about the characteristics of science and review the scientific method. There will be further discussion on how to do the hydroponics experiment. We will begin seed germination.
Assignment: work on chapter 1 wkst, read pages 15-17 in the old textbook and take notes on the experiments
Topic: hydrolysis and condensation reactions/ Proteins
Lesson: We will watch a Mindbites video on protein structure and begin the powerpoint on proteins.
Assignment: Work on chapter 1 wkst
Topic: Proteins
Lesson: We will continue watching Mindbites videos on protein arrangement and do a paper lab on dehydration synthesis and proteins.
Assignment: Chapter 3 wkst- Due next Tuesday