Lesson Plans
Biology 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/26/2013 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Chapter 1 test/ Chapter 2- Organisms and relationships
Lesson: Students will turn in their chapter 1 review wkst. They will take a test over chapter 1. As they finish, they will pick up an article to read for their portfolio. When everyone is finished, we will begin chapter 2 talking about biotic and abiotic factors.
Assignment: Finish reading/ writing summary of article if not done during class.
Topic: Organisms and relationships
Lesson: We will continue chapter 2, talking about symbiotic relationships. We will also talk about the flow of energy through the ecosystem. Students will plant seeds in a terrarium to start an ecosystem.
Assignment: Chapter 2 review wkst
Topic: Flow of energy in the ecosystem
Lesson: We will continue talking about energy. Students will create a trophic menu to demonstrate their understanding of feeding relationships.
Assignment: Work on trophic menu/ chapter 2 wkst
Topic: Nutrient cycles
Lesson: We will be talking about the nitrogen, carbon and water cycles and how nutrients cycle through the ecosystem.
Assignment: Work on chapter 2 review wkst.
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