Lesson Plans
Advanced Biology 2nd Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/26/2012 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Biotechnology
Lesson: Students will finish analyzing their lab results from the gel electrophoresis lab and answering lab questions. We will continue talking about biotech processes from the chapter
Assignment: Finish the chapter 16 wkst
Topic: Finish the biotech chapter
Lesson: We will wrap up the chapter, answer questions on the wkst and review the material from the chapter.
Assignment: Study for the test
Topic: Biotech test/ Evolution
Lesson: Students will test over chapter 16. As they finish, they will begin reading chapter 23. When everyone is finished, we will begin chapter 23 by reviewing Darwin's idea of evolution and how the process works.
Assignment: Read and take notes on chapter 23
Topic: Natural selection
Lesson: Students will review the process of natural selection by going through a powerpoint. We will begin talking about H-W equilibrium and practice doing problems
Assignment: none
Topic: Natural selection lab
Lesson: We will enforce the idea of natural selection by doing a lab called "Beaks of Finches," which shows how structural adaptations are important for survival. We will continue working on the chapter 23 notes over HW rules.
Assignment: 23-24 review wkst