Announcements


2nd Semester Final

posted May 16, 2017, 12:10 PM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated May 17, 2017, 8:34 AM ]

The second semester final will be given in TWO parts:
  • Part 1 will be taken on Monday
  • Part 2 will be taken on either Tuesday or Wednesday

Here are some review materials for the 2nd semester final.  Come to class with questions


Review PowerPoint


Here are some Helpful Hints for Part 2 of the Semester Final

Humans and Ecology Test

posted May 15, 2017, 10:23 AM by Jerrid Johansen

Date:  Tuesday, May 16th
Format:  Multiple Choice
Point Value:  Honors (200 points);  General (200 points)
Content Covered:  Food chains and food webs.  Trophic Levels.  Energy Pyramids.  The Carbon Cycle.
Climate Change

Evolution and Natural Selection Quiz

posted Mar 31, 2017, 5:42 AM by Jerrid Johansen

Date:  Tuesday, April 4th
Format:  Multiple Choice
Point Value:  Honors:  200 Points;  General:  200 points
Content Covered:  Evolution by Natural Selection; Ideas that influenced Darwin, Evidence for Evolution; Evolutionary Relationships.

Here is the ANSWER KEY

Chapter 16 over Natural Selection and Evolution
Chapter 19 over Earth's history and the evolution of life:  We went over section 19.2

Evolution and Natural Selection PRACTICE TEST



Upcoming Cell Cycle Quest

posted Feb 14, 2017, 10:56 AM by Jerrid Johansen

DATE:  Tuesday, February 21st
CONTENT COVERED:   Cell Cycle and Mitosis, Cancer, and Stem Cells (All of Chapter 10)
FORMAT:  Multiple Choice
POINT VALUE:  Honors (200); General (200)
 
Here is a TEST REVIEW that you can work on ASAP.  Bring questions to class.
Here is the TEST REVIEW ANSWER KEY. Come to class with questions.

Here is a PRACTICE TEST over the cell cycle, and cancer.

Chapter from the Book - Chapter 10

Upcoming Punnett Square Quiz

posted Jan 30, 2017, 8:25 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Jan 30, 2017, 8:33 AM ]

Date:  Thursday, February 2nd
Format:  Punnett squares and probability galore!
Point Value:  Honors - 150 points; General - 100 points
Content Covered:  Punnett Squares and Inheritance Patterns; 
 
Here is the HONORS REVIEW for the quiz.  THE COMPLETED REVIEW IS REQUIRED.  ANSWER KEY
 
Here is the GENERAL REVIEW for the quiz.  THE COMPLETED REVIEW IS REQUIRED.  ANSWER KEY

Here are some practice problems involving Punnett Squares.  -  Answer key will be in my room.

General Practice Test - Key will be available in my room

Honors Practice Test - Key will be available in my room

Upcoming Meiosis Quiz

posted Jan 18, 2017, 10:30 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Jan 19, 2017, 12:01 PM ]

Date:  Friday, January 20th
Content:  Meiosis (Funny Math, Nondisjunction, Diversity)
Format:  Multiple Choice
Points:  200

Review Questions
Review Answer Key


Snurfle Meiosis Interactive Part 1

Snurfle Meiosis Interactive Part 2

Welcome Back!

posted Jan 4, 2017, 6:02 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Jan 4, 2017, 6:10 AM ]

I hope you had a great winter break!

As much as you might not like it, it is time to get back to work and start moving forward.  Before we jump back into the Biology content we are going to go over a few reminders, and address some changes that will take place in the second semester.  Those items can be accessed below.

Photosynthesis and Respiration Quiz

posted Dec 12, 2016, 11:57 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Dec 12, 2016, 12:00 PM ]

DATE:  Wednesday, December 14th
CONTENT COVERED:   Photosynthesis (Chapter 8); Cellular Respiration and Fermentation (Chapter 9)
FORMAT:  Multiple Choice
QUESTIONS:  20
 
Here is a TEST REVIEW that you can work on ASAP.  Bring questions to class.
Here is the TEST REVIEW ANSWER KEY. Come to class with questions.

Chapters from the Book

Here is a PRACTICE TEST over Photosynthesis and Respiration

Online Homework and the 10 questions assignments:  Homework #7 and Homework #8

Additional Videos
Amoeba Sisters:  Photosynthesis
Amoeba Sisters:  Cellular Respiration
The Fuse School:  The Structure of a Leaf

Semester 1 Final Review

posted Dec 7, 2016, 11:05 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Dec 12, 2016, 10:11 AM ]

Date:  Monday, December 19th and Tuesday, December 20th
Format:  Multiple Choice
Point Value:  General (200 points); Honors (300 points)
Content Covered:  All material covered during the first semester is fair game.  THINK BIG IDEAS!!!
 
  • Check your student email account:  I emailed you links to the OLD TESTS that we have taken. 
  • There is an online version of the book available by clicking on the following
      • Open Book is self-explanatory.
      • You can click the Explore tab near the top to get a very brief overview of the key points from each section in the book.  This is extremely helpful.
      • We were in parts of Chapters 2, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, and 20
  • Here is the REVIEW for the final.
  • Here is the ANSWER KEY for the final review.
  • Don't forget about your ONLINE HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS that were assigned throughout the semester.  Those 10 question assignments would be a great place to start.

Upcoming Cells and Virus Test

posted Nov 28, 2016, 8:58 AM by Jerrid Johansen   [ updated Nov 30, 2016, 10:20 AM ]

DATE:  Friday, December 2nd
CONTENT COVERED:  Prokaryotes and Eukaryotes (Chapter 7); Beneficial Prokaryotes (Chapter 20); Viruses and Bacteria (Chapter 20); Bacteria and Viral Diseases (Chapter 20)
FORMAT:  Multiple Choice
NUMBER OF QUESTIONS:  Honors (40); General (35)
POINT VALUE:  Honors (200); General (175)
 
Here is a TEST REVIEW that you can work on ASAP.  Bring questions to class.
Here is the TEST REVIEW ANSWER KEY. Come to class with questions.

There is an online version of the book available by clicking on the following
    • ONLINE TEXTBOOK LOGIN
    • Username:  student2238 (case-sensitive)
    • Password:  Titanbio1 (case-sensitive)
    • You can click the Explore tab near the top to get a very brief overview of the key points from each section in the book.  This is extremely helpful.
    • We have been using Chapters 7 and 20.
Practice Test:  Answers are posted at the end.  Come to class with questions

Online Practice Quiz:  Use the game code 682522

Bacteria Videos:

Virus Videos

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