Monday, January 26, 2015
Objectives:
- Successfully and independently complete simple Monohybrid Punnett Square Genetics Problems
- Identify the parental generation and offspring genotypes and phenotypes.
- Differentiate between dominant and recessive characteristics in a genetics problem solving scenario
- Write proper ratios for genetic crosses.

Agenda:
1) Introduction to Punnett Square Genetic Crosses.
2) Review Vocabulary
3) Allow for student-driven practice
4) Correction of selected problems

Homework:
Mid-Year Exam Review Sheet with Answers (Final Version)

Watch the following Video (if you are still confused about Punnett Squares):

Mendel and Pea Plants

Also, try my Zaption Video re-mix of the Amoeba Sisters Video (with embedded questions to help you pay attention!):

DNA_RNA_compare

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Objectives:
Snow day...help your parents and neighbors.
Be safe!!!

Agenda:
SNOW DAY - NO SCHOOL


Homework:
CAN YOU COMPLETE THE MID-YEAR SURVEY?


Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Objectives:
No School

Agenda:


Homework:

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Objectives:
Assess our understanding of Biological Content (Mid-Year Exam)

Agenda:
Take Mid-Year Exam

Homework:
FINISH DATA COLLECTION!

Friday, January 29, 2015
Objectives:


Agenda:
Review Exam - Item Analysis
Data Analysis of a Science Research Project - Using Google Sheets or Microsoft Excel

Homework:
FINISH DATA COLLECTION!


Monday, February 2, 2015
Objectives:

Agenda:
Data Analysis of Science Research Project - Using Formulae in Google Sheets or Microsoft Excel
Statistics Tools (Measures of Central Tendency and of Variation)

Homework:
Apply a statistical formula to data found in your data

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Objectives:

Agenda:
Using statistical tools to validate claims and identify reliability of data
Describing validity of claims and reliability of data based upon data analysis

Homework:
Complete Part 1: Data Analysis - entering data into tables and formatting
Apply your learning to your own experimental project