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Quarter 1

August

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FRIDAY

WEEK ONE 8/12-8/16

Welcome Freshman!

Rise of the Titans c/o 2022

B/R: What causes death?

Intro of Teacher & course

Procedures & Expectations

- S.T.E.M.

-  PBS Course

Syllabus

Supplies for Course

 B/R: What is BioMed? (Inspiration)

Collect Contracts/Syllabi

Logistics of Career Journals, Scientific Lab Reports, & Proper Documentation

B/R: What careers may be involved in solving a mysterious death?

1.1.1: A Mysterious Death Using Inspiration

B/R: What is an expectation you have of a GREAT teacher? 

1.1.2: Examining a Scene – part 1

WEEK TWO 8/19-8/23

B/R: What clues may be found at a scene of a mysterious death that may help to determine the cause of death?

1.1.2: Examining a Scene – part 1

B/R: List at least 5 human body systems (there are 11 if you’re up to the challenge) :)

1.1.2: Examining a scene part 2 “CSI Search Methods” using inspiration create a concept map

B/R: Pick 2 body systems. What organs make up your selected body systems?

1.1.2: Examining a scene – part 3

Unit 1 Terminology

B/R: In your opinion, which body system is the most important for survival? Justify your answer.

Finish 1.1.2: Examining a scene – part 3

B/R: What might be the consequence of malfunctions in any of the body systems?

Career Journals (CJ’s) – how to set them up & assign unit 1 due by next Friday 9/6.

WEEK THREE 8/26-8/30

B/R: What is the stem motto?

1.1.4: Blood, Footprint, Hair, and Fingerprint Analysis

B/R: What is an autopsy and how can it be used to determine the cause of death?

1.1.4: Blood, Footprint, Hair, and Fingerprint Analysis

B/R: What is the difference between a primary & secondary source?

1.1.4: Drug Analysis Lab

B/R: none

Meet in Auditorium for S.T.E.M. Talk

 - Expectations

 - Procedures

 - Probation

 - Integration

B/R: What is confidentiality & how can it be important?

1.1.4: Drug Analysis Lab

September

WEEK FOUR 9/2-9/6

No School

Labor Day

 

B/R: What type of medical professional performs autopsies? 

Anna’s sketch

Anna’s Clues and Persons of Interest

B/R: What is DNA?

1.1.5: Time of Death

Go over Biomedical Experimental Design, lab equipment, and personal protective equipment.

B/R: What is Forensic Science?  How is it used today?

Career Journal Day

B/R: What are the 4 components of DNA?

Career Journal Day

WEEK FIVE 9/9-9/13

B/R:  What are toxicology reports and how can they help solve a case?

Binder Check Prep - Set up Binder; complete any make-up work

B/R: What would you like to learn about autopsies? 

Binder Check

B/R: Why is it important to remember 9/11?

1.1.5: Time of Death

Binder check

B/R: Suggest reasons why autopsies are required when a person dies as the result of an automobile or un-witnessed accident.

1.2.1: What is DNA – using Molecular kits

B/R: What can Forensics Techs extract DNA from?

1.2.1: What is DNA pt 1

WEEK SIX 9/16-9/20

B/R:   Is there ever a time patient confidentiality should be broken?

No School

B/R:  What is the difference between moral and ethical?

1.3.2: HIPAA Confidentiality

HIPAA ppt

B/R:  What physical evidence obtained from the Garcia crime scene could be used to obtain DNA?

Unit 2 CJ Day

B/R: Describe one of the main challenges in extracting DNA from cells found at a crime scene.

Unit 2 CJ Day

B/R: Explain why the underlying and immediate causes of death are both important when preparing an autopsy report

House: TB or Not TB

WEEK SEVEN 9/23-9/27

B/R:  none

Patch Adams

B/R:  none

Patch Adams

B/R:  None

Patch Adams

B/R: What is Diabetes?

Patch Adams

B/R: Was Patch Adams ethical? Explain your reasoning.

Patch Adams & Analysis

October

WEEK EIGHT 9/30-10/4

B/R:  How can measuring and analyzing blood splatter be useful to aiding in the investigation of a crime/murder?

1.2.1: What is DNA – using molecular kits

B/R:  Suggest three specific reasons why determining the cause of death can sometimes be difficult.

1.2.3: DNA Analysis – part 1

1.2.3: DNA Analysis – part 2 – Virtual Electrophoresis

1.2.3: Suspect DNA

B/R:  Why is it important to be accurate when filling out medical reports (i.e charting, autopsy reports)?

1.2.2: DNA Extraction Lab

 B/R:  What does HIPAA stand for?

Finish 1.2.2: DNA Extraction Write-up

Binder Check

B/R: What is HIPAA? Why is it important?

Binder check

WEEK NINE 10/7-10/11

B/R: What are the 4 components of DNA?

1.3.1: Autopsy Report Discussion

1.3.3: Was it a Crime

Binder Check

B/R:   Besides DNA profiling, for what other reasons might scientists and researchers use DNA analysis?  

1.3.1: Human Body Systems & The Autopsy

Binder Check

B/R:  Classify Drugs (all that you know) including legal and illegal.

Unit 1 Terms Jeopardy

 B/R: 3 min study!

Unit 1 Terms Quiz

Unit 2 Terms

B/R: What is the difference between ethics and morals?

House: Humpty Dumpty

 

Quarter 2

WEEK TEN 10/14-10/18

B/R:  none

TDD

B/R:   How do the clues found at a scene of a mysterious death help investigators determine what might have occurred?

1.3.3: Was it a Crime?

B/R: What can be done at a scene of a mysterious death to help reconstruct what happened?

Unit 2 Career Journals

B/R:  What was Anna Garcia’s time of death? Why is that important?

Unit 2 CJ  

Finish Unit 2 Terms

B/R:  What does our STEM motto mean to you and how can it be powerful?

Dr. G ME

Binder Check

WEEK ELEVEN 10/21-10/25 

B/R:  What does glucose do for the body?

2.1.1: Diagnosing Diabetes

B/R:  What is the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes?

2.1.1: Diagnosing Diabetes

B/R:   What are the similarities between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes?

Chemistry of Life PPt - part 1

 

B/R:  What are the 4 major elements?

STOP the BLEED

B/R:  What is the difference between a covalent bond and an Ionic bond?

 Finish Chemistry of Life part 1 ppt

Distribute Binder check

WEEK TWELVE 10/28-11/1

B/R: Who are the 2 Scientists credited with the discovery of DNA?

2.1.2 Prep Model - part 1

2.1.2: Resource sheet

B/R: How do scientists design experiments to find the most accurate answer to the question they are asking?

 2.1.2 Prep Model -

B/R: What can I learn from a control group?

2.1.2: Prep Model

B/R: List 3 things to do to stop/limit the spread of infectious diseases.

2.1.2: Prep Model

B/R: What is glucose?

Present 2.1.2 Model

WEEK  THIRTEEN 11/4-11/8

B/R: Who are the 2 Scientists credited with the discovery of DNA?

Present 2.1.2 Model

B/R: How do scientists design experiments to find the most accurate answer to the question they are asking?

Present 2.1.2 Model

B/R: What can I learn from a control group?

2.1.3 Feedback

B/R: List 3 things to do to stop/limit the spread of infectious diseases.

2.1.3 Feedback

B/R: What is glucose?

House: Kids – complete wkst

Binder Check

WEEK  FOURTEEN 11/11-11/15

B/R:

Veteran’s Day

B/R:  What is Insulin and where is it produced?  

2.2.1: Autopsy Report

Binder Checks

B/R: How is insulin and glucose connected?

2.2.1: Anna's Food Diary

Binder Checks

B/R: Why are pregnant women given a Glucose Tolerance Test?

2.2.2: Nutritional Chart

2.2.2: Food Labels

B/R:  What does glucose in urine signify?

CM: Uncanney Valley - document; do a Psych Analysis of the perpetrator

WEEK  FIFTEEN 11/18-11/22

B/R: none

 

B/R: none

2.2.1: Food Testing

 

B/R: None

2.2.1: Food Testing

B/R: None

Finish 2.2.1: Food Testing C?’s and data sharing with group

B/R: None

House: Humpty Dumpty

WEEK  SIXTEEN 11/25-11/29 – NO SCHOOL – FALL BREAK

WEEK  SEVENTEEN 12/2-12/6

B/R:  At what age can the onset of Type 1 Diabetes begin?

2.3.1: A day in the life of a Diabetic

B/R:  What is a calorie?

2.3.1: A day in the life of a diabetic

B/R:  What is the difference btwn a homogenous mixture and a heterogeneous mixture?

2.3.2: Diabetic Emergency C?

B/R:  What does glucose in urine signify?

2.3.2: Diabetic Emergency C? (wet lab)

B/R:  What is the difference between a Calorie and a calorie (which one do we use)?

House: DNR

WEEK  EIGHTEEN 12/9-12/13

B/R: Why have food with aspartame been approved after the dangers have been made aware of?

2.3.3: Complications

B/R: What is the difference btwn sugar and nonfat sweetners?

2.3.3: Complications

Binder Checks

B/R: Why are nonfat sweetner unhealthy?

Binder Checks

B/R: What is the importance of a food journal?

Unit 2 Jeopardy

B/R:  none - study

Unit 2 Vocab Quiz

Unit 3 Terms

 

WEEK NINETEEN 12/16-12/20

B/R: Explain how healthy food calories are different from junk food calories.

3.1.1: Blood Detectives

Binder Checks

Look up and copy the food pyramid into your comp. ntbk. What organization approves food & labels?

 Unit 3 CJ’s

B/R:  What is the role of a chemical bond in energy transfers?

 

Unit 3 CJ

B/R: Why we have food labels, how/why are they important?

Unit 3 CJ or Finish Unit 3 Terms

B/R:  What is the difference between a beaker, flask, and a graduated cylinder? (Draw all 3)

 

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