Biology 1

Lesson Plans for 10/16/17 to 10/20/17

Date

Concepts

Today’s Objectives

Assignment

Monday

10-16-17

 

Chapter 4 Test

 

No Assignment for Tuesday

Tuesday

10-17-17

 

Biodiversity

1.   define “biodiversity”

2.   identify the three types of biodiversity

3.   define “latitudinal diversity gradient” and describe several theories that explains it

4.   identify the importance of biodiversity

Review 5.1

   -due Wednesday (BOC)

Wednesday

10-18-17

 

Threats to Biodiversity

1.   compare and contrast background extinctions and mass extinctions

2.   identify different factors that threaten biodiversity

Review 5.2A

   -due Thursday (BOC)

Thursday

10-19-17

 

Threats to Biodiversity

1.   describe ways in which humans are increasing extinction rates

2.   define “fragmentation of habitat” and explain how the “edge effect” impacts wildlife

3.   define “invasive species” and describe several examples of invasive species that have taken over ecosystems

4.   describe the process of eutrophication

Review 5.2B

   -due Friday (BOC)

Friday

10-20-17

 

Weekly Quiz

 

Conserving Biodiversity

1.   identify the six reasons we should conserve biodiversity

2.   describe how the seed vault in Svalbard Norway is being used

3.   compare and contrast renewable and non-renewable resources

Review 5.3A

   -due Monday (BOC)

 

   

 

How to do a Lab Report

How to Balance Chemical Equations

Biology 1 Syllabus

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