Check the date below to view the class work or homework for each day. I will do my best to keep this page updated daily.

Class Work Tuesday March 19, 2019
Evo/Devo quiz
Fungi HW quiz
Ch 26.2 Compare and contrast the life cycles of animals and fungi and different varieties of fungi
Homework
Read Ch 25.2 and 25.3 Protists to help you answer handout Q 1-14 (Q 15 and 16 due Friday)

Class Work Friday March 15, 2019

Evolution Test Corrections
EVO DEVO Per 1 (Period 1 ADD YOUR Q and A)
EVO DEVO Per 2
Period 3 EvoDevo Q and A document
Homework
Evo-Devo Quiz Tuesday -See class reivew sheets above
Fruit Fly Lab Report due Friday 10:29pm
Due Tuesday read and bring evidence for Ch 26.2 Fungi Biology Olympiad Semifinal Exam Tues 3:30-5:30

Class Work Thursday March 14, 2019
Animal Evolution/Development
Homework
Evo-Devo Quiz Tuesday
Fruit Fly Lab Report due Friday 10:29pm
Due Friday at the start of class: read and bring evidence for Ch 24.1 Early Earth and Ch 25.1 (quickly read: Plastid Evolution)
Biology Olympiad Semifinal Exam Tues 3:30-5:30

Class Work Tuesday March 12, 2019
16.1 Review, Cell Communication, Apoptosis, Hox Genes
Homework
Read Ch 36.4 p742-745 Early Development and Ch 27.3 Early Development
Fruit Fly lab report due Th night 9:59pm

Class Work Monday March 11, 2019
Ch 16.1 Evolution of Development -test yourself
Homework
Read Ch 16.2 Cloning and Stem Cells and 18.6 p360 -361 Homeobox
Fruit Fly lab report due Th night 9:59pm

Class Work Friday March 8, 2019
Review
Evolution Test
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 16.1 Evolution/Development
Fruit fly lab report due Friday 3/15

Class Work Thursday March 7, 2019
Collaborate on the Fly TITLE
STUDY for test
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 40.5 & 40.6
Fruit fly lab report due in one week
Evolution Test Tomorrow

Class Work Tuesday March 5, 2019
Alu data collecction
Fruit fly lab report Abstract collaboration
Evolutionary Trees
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 23.4 and 40.3 & 40.4
Edit your fruit fly lab report ABSTRACT
Use LabWrite to write a draft of the fruit fly lab report TITLE
Evolution Test Friday

Class Work Monday March 4, 2019
Ch 22 Review (half sheet)
Collaborate on conclusion
Continue analysis of molecular data to infer relationships and draw cladograms
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 23.1 and 23.2–concept review
Edit fruit fly lab report CONCLUSION,
Use LabWrite to write a draft of the fruit fly ABSTRACT

Class Work Friday March 1, 2019
Ch 22.1 handout,
Collaborate on Discussion (fruit fly lab report)
Video: Examples of evolution
Homework
Finish reading and evidence for Ch 22
Evolution Test Friday March 8 –concept review sheet coming soon
Edit fruit fly lab report DISCUSSION,
Use LabWrite to write a draft of the fruit fly CONCLUSION

Class Work Thursday February 28, 2019
Test corrections, homework, LabWrite, make-up work
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 22.1
Use LabWrite to write a draft of the DISCUSSION

Class Work Tuesday February 26, 2019
Collaborate on the RESULTS section of your lab report
HardeyWeinberg Practice Problems 1-6, Ch 21 Eolution of Populations multiple choice practice
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 21.4 Adaptive Evolution
Edit your fruit fly lab report RESULTS section
Use LabWrite to complte a draft of the INTRODUCTION of your fruit fly lab report
Our next test is predicted to fall on Friday March 8 (Chapters 18. 5, 18.6, 19, 20, 21,22, 23, 40) Genetics Test corrections will run up to Th March 7.

Class Work Monday February 25, 2019
Collaborate on Methods section of our lab report
Start the homework
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 21.3 Mechanisms that alter allele frequencies
Edit fruit fly lab report METHODS
Use LabWrite to write a draft of the RESULTS section of your fruit fly lab report
Sample Standard Lab Report
Our next test is predicted to fall on Friday March 8 (Chapters 18. 5, 18.6, 19, 20, 21,22, 23, 40)


Class Work Friday February 15, 2019
Photograph your fish proein results
Analyze molecular data to infer relationships and draw cladograms
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 20.4, 20.5 & 21.2 Evolution Go to the LabWrite website, Postlab, Standard Lab Report to help you write a draft of the METHODS section of a lab report for our lab with Fruit Flies (this lab had 3 differnt inheritance hypotheses, one for each cross)
Potential Sections in our Evolution Unit:
16.1, 16.2, 18. 5, 18.6, 19, 20, 21,22, 23, 24.1, 25. 1, 25.2, 27, 36.4 (p742-745), 40

Class Work Thursday February 14, 2019
Fish protein Lab
Bioinformatics Exploration
Homework

Read and bring evidence for Ch 20.3 Pylogeny
Finish the Bioinformatics classwork (link Monday below)

Class Work Tuesday February 12, 2019
Ch 19.2 Mechanisms of Evolution and Ch 19.3 Evidence for Evolution
Homework
Read and bring evidence for 20.2 and the first page of 20.3 Phylogeny

Read our lab Introduction and procedure p 1-3, 8.   Answer Lab Q 1-18. Watch the lab VIDEO  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqTHx9aUVcY

Genetics Test corrections
Biology Olympiad Wednesday 3:30-4:45 room 304



Class Work Monday February 11, 2019
Ch 19 Darwin
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 19.3   Evidence for Evolution and 20.1 Phylogeny
Genetics Test corrections start today at lunch
Biology Olympiad Wednesday 3:30-4:45 room 304 ($3)
BioInformatics Activity

Class Work Friday February 8, 2019
Evaluate a Free Response
Correct your MC
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 18.6, 19.1 and 19.2

Class Work Block Day February 7, 2019
Follow inheritance over several generations and explain any changes in allele or genotype frequencies
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 18.5 DNA Evolution
Finish classwork handout questions that follow the data we collected in class

Class Work Tuesday February 5, 2019
Genetics Test
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 21.1 Evolution

Class Work Monday February 4, 2019
In the news: article 1 article 2
Demonstrate the inheritance of traits on chromosomes
Homework
Finish AP Baby Questions a-r (period 1 since we didn't finish here is the second set of chromosomes you need)
Mastering Biology Ch 12 due 9:59pm
Genetics Test tomorrow -go to sleep early

Class Work Friday February 1, 2019
The five steps of Chi Square
Homework
Mastering Biology Ch 12 due Monday 9:59 pm
Finish Chi Square calculations for fruit fly crosses A, B, C
Genetics Test Tuesday

Class Work Thursday January 31, 2019
Use P, F1, and F2 data to predict an inheritance pattern and justify with Punnett Squares
Period 1
Period 2
Period 3
Calculate Chi square value for each cross
Homework
Complete Ch 12 p238 Chi Square Test data and questions

Class Work Tuesday January 29, 2019
Describe how linked genes deviate from Mendel’s predictions
Calculate recombination frequencies to determine how far apart genes are on chromosomes -Map Units
Use your understanding of anitgen anitbody interaction to determine the blood type of a blood sample
Homework
Read The Chi Square Testcomplete the handout 1-12

Class Work Monday January 28, 2019
Describe how sex linked traits deviate from autosomal dominant/recessive inheritance
Describe the consequences of X inactivation
Homework
Read and Bring evidence for Ch 18.3 and 18.4 Genome

Class Work Friday January 25, 2019
Look for the main ideas presented on meiosis in males and females.
Describe the inheritance pattern, alleles, locus, your genotype and phenotype for blood type and Alu
Homework
Read and bring evidence for the main ideas of Ch 18.1 and 18.2 Genome
Finish Ch 11 Mastering Biology due Sunday 9:59pm
Next we will read 18.3
Genetics Test one week from Monday

Class Work Thursday January 24, 2019
Pour an agarose gel
Run your DNA sample through a gel
Interpret your gel results
Homework
Read and evidence for Ch 36.2 Meiosis in humans  p736-737, and
20 min of Mastering Biology Ch 11

Class Work Tuesday January 22, 2019
Metric review.
Describe and demonstrate how to properly use the micropipette
Homework
Read Ch 12.4 Altering chromosome number or structureRead Ch 12 Alu Lab Part 3: Answer Lab questions 1-4

Class Work Friday January 18, 2019
Human Genetics
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 12.3 Linked Genes, Read
Lab 2, Read Ch 13.4 PCR etc

Class Work Thursday January 17, 2019
Review Lab Q 1-15
Isolate your DNA/ genetics practice problems
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 12.2 Sex Linked Genes

Class Work Tuesday January 15, 2019

Describe the inheritance pattern, locus, and alleles for Huntington’s Disease, eye color, Tay Sachs, cystic fibrosis, PKU
Homework
Read Alu Lab Student Guide here. Answer lab Q 1-15. Have an adult representative sign for permission to use your DNA for the lab.
Read and bring evidence for Ch 12.1 Chromosomal Basis of Inheritance
Biology Olympiad Wed Feb 13, 3:30-4:45pm register by Jan 18

Class Work Monday January 14, 2019
Genetics Practice Promlems 1-12
Empathize with a family that expresses Huntington's disease
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 11.4 Human Traits
Finish Ch 11 Genetics Practice Questions
Biology Olympiad Wed Feb 13, 3:30-4:45pm (register by Friday this week)

Class Work Friday January 11, 2019
Describe the inheritance pattern, locus, and alleles for the ability to detect a bitter taste
Genetics Practice Problems
Homework

Read and bring evidence for Ch 11.2 Probability and Ch
11.3 Complex Inheritance
Last day to register for the Biology Olympiad challenge test is next Friday 1/18, the test will be offered on 2/13, 3:30-4:45pm $3

Class Work Block Day January 10, 2019
The Genetics of Organisms
Homework
Read and bring evidence for Ch 11.1 Mendel and the Gene Idea

Class Work Tuesday January 8, 2019
Identify significant features of meiosis
Homework
Read Ch 10.4 Meiosis,  Complete Ch 10 Mastering Biology   due Wed night 9:59pm
Sign up for Biology Olympiad?!

Class Work Monday January 7, 2019
Starting with only the first and last cells, model the cell division process that resulted in the final cells
Homework
Read and bring evidence for
Ch 10.1 -10.3 Cell Division (skip last section of Ch 10.2: The Variety of Sexual Life Cycles)

Interesting Visits -Biology Enrichment
Interesting Reading

AP Biology Assignments