Evolution - Biological evolution explains how populations change over time. This unit describes the theory of evolution which is central to every field of life science.
Click on the links below for specific assignment worksheets. If you have any questions on how to complete the work please feel free to contact Ms. Lor.
***WE ARE NOW IN OUR GENETICS UNIT. PLEASE GO TO THE GENETICS TAB FOR ALL CLASS WORK.
12/8 - Evolution Unit Test - OPEN NOTES
**THIS WAS AN OPEN NOTES TEST SO THERE WILL BE NO RETAKES.
12/5 - 12/7: Evolution of the Giraffe Assignment
*Complete Natural Selection Story line
*Due Tuesday 12/12/17
*Students used their phones to research the evolution of the giraffe.
12/4 - Natural Selection In Action - Read pg.312-317 of textbook
*Complete 2 pages of Cornell Notes
*Only Period 4-6 complete the Section Review Questions #1-8 pg. 317
12/1 - Native Habitat Garden Work with Fish and Wildlife staff
*1st Period students completed Natural Selection Worksheet instead
11/30 - Four Parts of Natural Selection
*Go over the four components and complete practice sheet.
11/28 & 11/29 - WE'RE ON BLOCK SCHEDULE: TUESDAY - PERIOD 1,3,5 WEDNESDAY - PERIOD 2,4,6
Evidence of Evolution: Protein Analysis Lab & How Does Evolution Happen Notes pg.306-311
*Complete Lab & Notes in Science Notebook
*Video links to re-enforce reading from textbook:
1)Who is Charles Darwin?
2) How Does Evolution Really Work?
11/27 - Evidence of Evolution PowerPoint Notes
*Complete 5-Sentence Summary
11/16 - 11/17: Planet Earth - From Pole to Pole Documentary
*Write 5-Sentence Summary
11/9 - 11/15 - Biome Project Group Presentations
11/8 - Morphed: When Whales had Legs
*Complete Video worksheet
11/7 - Whale Evolution Lab - Day 2
*Finish Whale Evolution Data Sheet and Mystery Whale Fossil & Illustration
11/6 - Set-Up Science Notebook for Quarter 2 (see below for all the set-up pages) & Whale Evolution Lab
Day 1: Read clues to determine where whale fossils go & Complete Whale Evolution Data Sheet
11/3 - Evolution - Bill Nye Video
*Complete Video notes & write 5-sentence summary