Lesson Plans
Biology 4th Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 04/06/2015 Instructor: Jessica Laleman Academics
Today in class we will have a discussion on genetic engineering. Students will talk about possible benefits and possible risks. Each student read one article in common and had to finding three articles of their own. They are responsible for looking at both sides of the argument but will bring their own personal opinion into the discussion.
Study for Ch. 13 Test
During the first half of class we will review concepts for Ch.13 and then the class will take a short test on Ch. 13.
Read section 2 of Ch.14 for tomorrow.
Look at the history of life told by fossils. Study of the theories of spontaneous generation and biogenesis. Discuss what students believe natural selection is and relate to ideas about survival of the fittest.
Work on ch. 14-15 review wksht
Today we will learn about Charles Darwin and how he formed his theory of natural selection along with some categories of adaptations. Then we will watch a short video on Darwin and Wallace, two scientists that individually discovered evolution.
Work on ch. 14-15 review wksht