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Honors Biology Assignments 

The following are links by chapter for homework assignments. Click on the appropriate link to complete the assignment.


Chapter 1

Scientific Method

“What is the Scientific Method? (and Can Cats Swim?)” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ex3ciEkbpi8

They Might Be Giants “Put it to the Test” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kf51FpBuXQ

 

Chapter 2

Biomolecules

“Molecules Gone Wild (Bio Style)”  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4dbkAGcQ8mM

“Biomolecules: You Are What You Eat” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8WJ2KENlK0

Enzymes

“ Enzymes – A Fun Introduction” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTUm-75-PL4


Ch 4-6 Test Extra Credit

Below are the new links to the food web activities. Just print your finished food webs and hand them in the day of the test.

Aquatic food web http://coolclassroom.org/cool_windows/home.html

Rainforest food web http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/explorer/ecosystems/be_an_explorer/map/foodweb_play.htm

Meadow, arctic & pond food webs http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/food/food_menu.html

 

Chapter 7

Organelles

“Cellular State of Mind – Cell Parts Song/Rap” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqUhWDp73bM

“Eukaryopolis – The City of Animal Cells” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cj8dDTHGJBY

 
Chapter 8
Ch 8 Sec 1 notes
Structure & Function of the Cell Membrane presentation
Crash Course: Membranes & Transport

Chapter 9
Photosynthesis

Photosynthesis: Bozeman Science http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g78utcLQrJ4 (Only until 8:45 in the video)

Factors affecting Photosynthesis: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tAzzMX838M

 Cellular Respiration

“Cellular respiration” Bozeman Science http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gh2P5CmCC0M

Fermentation

“Fermentation” Food Science TV http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SosPuWAg7g


Ch 10
Watch the following videos and take notes
Phases of Cell Cycle/Mitosis 3D Animation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JcZQkmooyPk
Mitosis: The Amoeba Sisters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gwcwSZIfKlM

Ch 11

Ch 12 - Videos

Standard Punnet Square

Double Punnet Square

Co-Dominant Punnet Square


Incomplete Dominant Punnet Square


Multi. Alleles Punnet Square

Ch 13

DNA Replication:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27TxKoFU2Nw
Watch the video and take notes ( Ch 13 Sec 2)

Transcription & Translation

Use the following links to practice these processes
http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/molecules/transcribe/

http://www.biotechnologyonline.gov.au/popups/int_transcription.html

http://sepuplhs.org/high/sgi/teachers/genetics_act16_sim.html

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/dna/shockwave.html

Ch 14

Ch 14 Sec 1 & 2 Notes

Genetic Diseases & Disorders


Anatomy

Ch 34

Skeletal System: Click on the link and take notes on the prezi 

Muscular System: Click on the link and take notes on the video

Integumentary System: click on the link and take notes on the video

Ch 35

Respiratory System: Click on the link and take notes on the video

Ch 36

Digestive System: Click on the link and take notes on the video

Excretory System: Click on the link and take notes on the video

Ch 37

Immune System: Click on the link and take notes on the video

Ch 38

Nerve Impulses Presentation: If you were absent, watch this and take notes

Senses & Reflexes: Watch the video and take notes.

Nervous System: Electrical Activity of NeuronsClick on the link and when you get to the page, click on the picture to start the interactive.  Take notes as you click through.

Ch 39

Endocrine System: Click on the link and take notes on the video


Evolution

CH 16: Birds & Their Beaks: Watch the movie and complete the worksheet

CH17: Population Genetics

Guppy Activity: Click on the link and fill out the lab sheet.

Types of Selection: Click on the link to access

Dating Game: Click on the link to access

Ecology

Ch 4

Ch 4 Sec 2 movie notes: If you were on a field trip, click here to get the notes you missed


Ch 5

Ch 5 Sec 3 notes: Click here to watch the video of me explaining these notes

Ch 6

Ch 6 notes: Click here to watch the video of me explaining the Ch 6 notes.