Lesson Plans
Biology 1st Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/20/2012 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Introductions
Lesson: Class will run from 9:40 to 10:00. Handout and go through syllabus and rules.
Topic: Nature of Science
Lesson: Hand out books. Powerpoint on characteristics of life, stressing homeostasis. Students will work in small groups to design a homeostasis experiment.
Assignment: Chapter 1 RAP sheet due Friday
Topic: Nature of Science
Lesson: Homeostasis lab. Teacher will go through portfolio expectations and examples.
Standard: 9.1.1
Assignment: Foldable on Characteristics of living things- Due Friday.
Topic: Scientific method
Lesson: Students will work in small groups to "Chunk and Chew" pages 11-15 and share information with the class. Powerpoint on characteristics of science.
Standard: 9.1.1
Assignment: Chapter 1 review wkst- due Monday
Topic: Review of chapter 1
Lesson: In partner groups they will work through the data analysis on page 14. Students will "Chunk and Chew" pages 16-21 in small groups. Each student will work in class to design a scientific experiment
Standard: and 9.1.1
Assignment: Finish chapter 1 wkst for Monday and study for chapter 1 test