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William Lastowski

Biology Teacher / Science Department Chair
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Welcome to Pre-AICE Biology!

Announcements & Assessment Information

Topic 4 Unit Test - Thursday, December 12th

Lab Practical - Monday, December 16th and Tuesday, December 17th

Friday, December 13th is the LAST DAY to submit topic 4 formative assignments for credit.

Topic 4 Unit Test

Homework Assignments

Quarter 2 Homework

Use the Cambridge IGCSE Biology Coursebook that you keep at home for the assignments listed below.  Homework assignments must be completed on lined notebook paper.  Use complete sentecnces to answer questions when applicable.  Don't forget to write your name on your homework paper!

Homework #

Assignment Description

All questions must be answered using complete sentences.

Due Date

 

5

 

Respiration &

Gas Exchange

 

READ pages 140 to 150

 

Answer questions:

          Page 143: Questions 11.1 – 11.6

          Page 146: Questions 11.7 – 11.10

          Page 151: Question 2a, 2b, 2c, & 3 (chart)

          (14 questions total)

 

 

Friday

11/8/19

 

6

 

Circulatory

Systems,

the Heart, &

Blood Vessels

 

 

READ pages 107 to 117 (sections 9.1 – 9.3)

 

Answer questions:

          Page 109: Questions 9.1 – 9.12

          Page 114: Questions 9.13 – 9.19

          Page 117: Questions 9.20 – 9.26

          (26 questions total)

 

 

Friday

11/22/19

 

 

7

 

Blood & Lymph

 

 

READ pages 117 to 123 (sections 9.4 & 9.5)

 

Answer questions:

          Page 119: Questions 9.27 – 9.31

          Page 121: Questions 9.32 – 9.35

          Page 123: Questions 9.36 – 9.41

          (15 questions total)

 

 

Friday

12/6/19

 

 

8

 

Pathogens

& Immunity

 

READ pages 127 to 137

 

Answer questions:

          Page 131: Questions 10.1 – 10.4

          Page 134: Questions 10.9 – 10.11

          Page 138: Question 2 (a – h)

          (15 questions with multiple parts – 22 points total)

         

 

Wednesday

12/11/19

 

Weekly Lesson Plans

Week of December 9, 2019

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

Lesson

Information

 

 

Disease and Immunity

 

Review

 

Topic 4 Unit Test

 

Scientific Drawings

 

Cambridge

Measurement Topic

 

Topic 4: Human Transport System

 

FL Benchmark(s)

 

 

SC.912.L.14.52

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learning Target

 

 

Students will explain the basic functions of the human immune system.

 

 

Students will review class notes and study materials in preparation for the Topic 4 Unit Test.

 

 

 

Students will construct a scientific drawing of a biological specimen and a micrograph.

 

 

Success Criteria

 

Students will be successful today when they can:

• Identify mechanical and chemical barriers

• Describe the structure and function of phagocytes and lymphocytes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students will be successful today when they can:

• Prepare a drawing according to the Cambridge guidelines

 

 

Activity / Lab

 

 

Video Clip: Immunity

 

Classwork Assignments:

Spread of Pathogens POGIL

 

Scientific Drawings (2)

 

Cambridge Self-Assessment Checklist for Drawing

 

Assessment (D,F,S)

F

F

S

F

Syllabus for Pre-AICE Biology