Lesson Plans
Micro Biology 2nd Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/12/2012 Instructor: Angela Larson Academics
Topic: Veteran's Day Program / Lab work
Lesson: When students return to class from the Vet's Program, they will plate assigned bacteria cultures to EMB agar to observe growth differences on selective media. Students will also streak a mixed culture to nutrient agar to isolate a single colony for ID.
Assignment: study for test
Topic: 4-5 test/ Chapter 6 notes
Lesson: Students will be taking a test over chapter 4-5. Chapter 4-5 wksts are due. When everyone is finished, they will begin chapter 6 notes on airborne bacterial diseases.
Assignment: Airborne bacteria wkst and color sheet
Assignment: Airborne bacteria wkst and color sheet
Topic: Plate observations/ chapter 6 continued
Lesson: Students will make observations of their plates in their lab notebooks. They will then select a single colony of bacteria and inoculate a broth. We will then continue working on chapter 6
Assignment: Finish chapter 6 wksts
Topic: Lab work/ Foodborne bacterial diseases
Lesson: Students will once again make observations of their plates and broth, and then attempt to Gram stain their broth. They will also transfer broth culture back to a plate. We will then begin working on chapter 7 on foodborne bacterial diseases.
Assignment: Chapter 7 review wkst and foodborne diseases wkst
Topic: Check plates/ "Outbreak"
Lesson: After students have checked their plates, they will watch the movie "Outbreak," for which they will write a comparison paper to the book "The Hot Zone"
Assignment: Work on the comparison paper