B.6 Compare and contrast the functions of autotrophs and heterotrophs MC.3.
B.1 Compare and contrast the structure and function of mitochondria and chloroplasts. B.4 Describe and model the conversion of light energy to chemical energy by photosynthetic organisms (light dependent & independent reactions). B.5 Compare and contrast cellular respiration and photosynthesis as energy conversion pathways.
Nature of Science Standard 10: Students shall demonstrate an understanding that science is a way of knowing.
Standard 11: Students shall design and safely conduct scientific inquiry.
B.3 Identify sources of bias that could affect experimental outcome NS.11.
Sponge Bob Safety Rules Volume of an Irregularly shaped Object Science of Popcorn Dirty Diapers Growing Gators PROJECT/LABS: Careers in Biology Biology Brochure Careers Vitruvian Man Problem Solving – Construct 5 Squares Practice Quiz: Introduction to Biology Stan MC.1.(Hands-on) Identifying Unknowns with Cabbage Indicator Paper Natural p H Acid-Base Indicators Games: Chemistry Jeopardy Matter, Energy …Jeopardy Quiz: Chemistry Quiz Daily Openers: Openers Power Points: Biochemistry of cells Biochemistry ppt Q’s Enzymes ENZYME PPT WKSHT Macromolecules Carbohydrates Lipids Proteins Nucleic Acids Worksheets: Biochemistry Biochemistry Vocabulary Elements & Macromolecules Coloring Worksheet Biochemistry Review Biochemistry puzzle Macromolecular Chart Games: Biochemistry Jeopardy Labs: Fast Food Lab Organic Model Nucleotide Model Constructing Monomers Quiz: Biochemistry Quiz MC.2.B.2 Describe the relationship between an enzyme and its substrate molecule(s). B.3 Investigate the properties (surface tension, cohesion, adhesion, polarity, p H) and importance of water and its significance for life. B.4 Explain the role of energy (activation, endergonic, & exergonic) in chemical reactions of living systems.Daily Openers: Openers Power Points: Chemistry CHEMISTRY PPT WKSHT Bioenergetics BIOENERGETICS PPT WKSHT Properties of water Water ppt Q’s Worksheets: Chemistry Chemistry Vocabulary Chemistry puzzle Acids, Bases & Water Coloring Sheet Chemistry Review Labs: Water Properties lab p H in Living Systems Toothpick-ase (enzyme) Lab Enzyme Amylase on Starch Iron in Breakfast Cereal (Demo) Does Cereal Contain Iron?