Human Systems
   

Schedule Dates

State Standards / Objectives


Instructional Activities

April 13

Mon

  1) Parts of the brain and their functions

April 14

Tues

1) Vision video on Suzanna Fines
2) Neuron Impulses & synapses
3) Video segment on scizophrenia
4) brain map of 49-2
5) Video segment on Phineas Gage

Homework: study for ch 49 vocabulary test (online at Quia.com)

April 16

Thurs

 

1) Ch 49 vocabulary Test
2) Discussion of nervous system concepts and put it all together with examples and discussion (actually took vocabulary test last)

Homework: study for nervous system mc test on Tues, review (ppt, html) Monday

April 20

Mon (plc)

 

1) Discuss research paper progress (due May 4)
2) Review for Tues MC Nervous system test! Yes!

Update on Research Paper Due May 4: CBE style has been updated to CSE (Council of Science Editors). Nothing new, just a new name.

May 4

Mon

 

1) Research Paper Due
2) Human alimentary canal digestive chart
3) "The Wolf that Changed America" watch and give reaction to video

Homework: Ch 48 sect 2 outline only

May 5

Tues

 

1) ch 48 sect 2 outline due
2) finish digestive table
3) digestive disorder reports
4) start reports

Homework: Ch 48 sect 2 outline (if not finished) & vocab & cues; remainder of presentations on Thursday

May 7

Thurs

 

1) Ch 48 sect 2 outline & vocab cues due
2) 48-2 study guide
3) Finish presentations
4) Excretory, Kidney, and nephron structure

Homework: Ch 48 sect 3 vocab cues & outline

May 11

Mon

  1) Excretory System

May 12

Tues

  1) Digestive Excretory Review

May 14

Thurs

  1) Digestive Excretory MC Test
2) Digestive Adventure Story

May 19

Tues

  1) Pathway of Circulation (diagram)
2) Comparison of vessels

May 20

Wed

 

1) Respiratory System

Homework: Ch 46 sec 3 outline

May 21

Thurs

 

1) ch 46 - 3 outline due
2) dissection of a lab mammal

Homework: prepare presentation (3 min) of research (extra credit for having yours if someone doesn't & you hadn't volunteered)

May 26

Tues

  1) Presentation of research papers to class (10 students that "volunteered") If you didn't volunteer, but have yours ready, you could get extra credit
2) finish respiratory & circulatory system

May 28

Thurs

 

1) Presentation of research papers to class (all class members need to be ready to roll)

Homework: Study for Circ & Resp MC Test (ppt or html)

June 1

Mon

  1) Circulation Respiration mc test
2) Everybody needs to be ready to present your research paper
 

Semester Test Review various ways:

1) Cells (random 10 quest.)
2) Ecology (random 10)
3) Genetics (random 10)
4) Evolution (random 10)
5) Human Physiology (random 6) Comprehensive quiz (random 20 from all units)
7) Ultimate Test Review (100 questions)