Lesson Plans
Biology Block 5 3rd Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/06/2014 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
No school- snow day
Topic: Introductions/ Chapter 1
Lesson: Students will receive their class syllabus, classroom rules, portfolio explanation, textbooks, seating chart assignment, etc. We will begin chapter 1, learning about the characteristics of living things.
Assignment: Work on the chapter 1 RAP sheet
Topic: Homeostasis
Lesson: Students will learn about the concept of homeostasis and conduct a lab activity to demonstrate how the human body works to maintain homeostasis.
Assignment: Answer questions to lab assignment
Topic: The nature of science
Lesson: Students will "chunk and chew" pages 11-15 on the nature of science and share their findings with the class. We will then take notes over the nature of science. If time permits, we will "chunk and chew" pages 16-21.
Assignment: Begin working on the chapter 1 review wkst
Topic: Completion of chapter 1
Lesson: I will be gone, so for the first half of class, students will finish taking notes on chapter 1 about the scientific method. For the second half of class, they will work to complete the chapter 1 review wkst.
Assignment: Finish the chapter 1 review wkst for Monday