Monday, November 10, 2014

Objective(s):
Identify the functions of cellular organelles.


Agenda:
1) Opener
2) Cell Video
3) Cell Worksheet
4) Cell Analogy

Homework:
Science Research Project Working Document #2
Study for your Quiz on Friday


Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Objective(s):
Identify the Anatomy of a Microscope
Properly mount and visualize a sample
Use the magnification to estimate the approximate size or number of entities.
Illustrate sample using appropriate, size, shape shading techniques.

Agenda:
1) Anatomy of a Microscope
2) Mount a Sample
3) Carry out Observations and Illustrations (technique)
4) Return items to their storage locations

Homework:
Science Research Project Working Document #2
Study for your quiz on Friday
Read the Laboratory #3 Protocol - Cell Structure: How should the unknown microscopic organism be classified?


Thursday, November 13, 2014

Objective(s):
Use a Microscope to identify a Mystery Organism
Design and complete a laboratory investigation using the Microscope.
Use your experimental design and observations to support or refute your hypothesis for the mystery organism.
Apply what you know about the characteristics of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.

Agenda:
1) Retrieve lab materials prepare laboratory areas.
2) Carry out the experimental protocol, using proper microscope technique and detailed, accurate illustrations
3) Clean Up and place materials back in their correct location.

Homework:

Science Research Project Working Document #2

Study for your quiz on Friday


Friday, November 14, 2014

Objective(s):
Assess your understanding of the cell theory and prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
Understand how to complete a Science Research Proposal

Agenda:
1) Quiz
2) Science Research Proposal and Peer Editing Activity


Homework:
Science Research Proposal Working Document #3 and Peer Editing Form

ON-LINE BONUS MATERIALS FOR THE UNIT:

2013 Nobel Prize for transport within the cell