Terhaar BIOLOGY ~ LESSON PLANS
Week of 1/17-1/20 Midterm week.
Lesson # 8
1. Enduring Understanding: An entitys structure often reveals its function. This principle applies to
different types of cells as well as the components of the cells themselves.
Biology Final Study Guide
Homer notices that his shower is covered in What was the initial observation?
a strange green slime. His friend Barney
TFs him that co&iut juice will get rid of
the green slime. Homer deci
Introduction: Imagine a beautiful castle made of bricks. A
construction company could come in, use their equipment to
demolish the castle and then use the bricks to build a new school.
Similarly, molecules can be
Purpose: To examine the layers of a leaf in a cross section
and to become familiar with the various structures in a leaf.
Before you Begin: Read the document entitled The Leaf Structure.
1. Obtain a microsc
GENERAL LEAF ANAT
Directions: Each picture is labeled with a letter. Use the key
corresponding parts of a leaf with their
Pet i ol e
Cut i ci e
Name of LAB: _
Lab Report Grade Sheet
standard font, size 12, double-spaced
past tense, passive voice
complete sentences, capitalization, punctuation
no spelling and grammar errors/ typo
Identify the Controls and Variables
Smithers thinks that a special juice
will increase the productivity of
workers. He creates two groups of 50
workers each and assigns each group
the same task (in this case, theyre
supposed to staple a set of papers).
Name: _Date: _ Period: _
Exploring with a Microscope!
Lets review how to use the microscope! Today you will view 3 slides. You will prepare 2 of
them, and view one that has already been prepared.
*You may start with any of the 3 parts *
This study guide is intended to help keep you on track as we jump back and
forth between chapter 5
and 29. Be sure to read through each section completely before you work
on the study guide.
Path of food through the digestive syst
The Survival of C. sweetus: Part Three
You and your research team have been studying C. sweetus for many years when a new color variation
suddenly appears. A number of brown clams are found in several locations. The presence of these
brown clams raises ma
Adaptation and Natural Selection
What does adaptation mean?
An adaptation is an inherited variation that helps an organism to
survive. Natural Selection is the process by which the best-adapted
organisms survive. When the organism survives,