Monday 10/26/15
EQ: What are cells?
Warm up: Go to the lab tables draw and observe the two specimens you find there using the microscopes.
-Review warm up
-BrainPop Cell Specialization
-Cell specialization review quiz with response cards
-Introduce Cell lab #1 microslides
Summary: Color Coding the cell (cellsalive.com)
HW: Start color coding the cell (due Wednesday)



Tuesday 10/27/15
EQ: What are the different parts and different kinds of cells?
Warm up: What are the “little organs” in cells called? Can you name any examples?
-Review warm up
-Complete Cell Lab #1 mircoslides
Summary: Continue Color coding the cell
HW: FinishColor coding the cell


Wednesday 10/28/15
EQ: What are the basic parts of a cell?
Warm up: Put the 8 different specimens we viewed yesterday into the proper basic cell categories. (Prokaryotic/Eukaryotic, Plant/ Animal, etc)
-Review warm up
-Review Cells Lab #1
-Cellsalive.com-> Interactive cell color coding review
-Cell organelle Jigsaw with textbook (pg 45-55) or cellsalive.com
Summary: Review cell organelle answers
HW: Finish & Study cell organelles and functions for Quiz Tuesday



Thursday 10/29/15
EQ: What do the basic organelles in a cell do?
Warm up: Return to lab groups, review and revise cell functions matching (5 minutes)
- Review cell parts color coding
- Review Cell organelle Jigsaw with textbook (pg 45-55)
- Begin Cell notes
Summary: Cell labeling review
HW: Study cell structures and functions for Quiz Tuesda


Friday 10/30/15
EQ: What do the basic organelles in a cell do?
Warm up: Return to lab groups. Use the cards on the table to match structure and functions of cells.
Progress Reports due
-Review Cell organelle functions/ tricks
-Begin cell notes
-Review HW
Summary: Cell video clip
-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFrKN7hJm64&index=1&list=PLPX-QEsmURDvTiyQk7wT4iVl_KoNWx9SI
HW: Study organelles & functions for Quiz TUESDAY



Monday 11/2/15
EQ: What do the basic organelles in a cell do?
Warm up: List the 8 functions of life. Can you connect the functions of any organelles to these functions of life? The needs of life?
-Review warm up
- Finish Cell notes
-BrainPop cell structures
Summary: Cell structures & functions board review
HW: Finish Cell poems worksheet
Study cell organelles and functions for quiz tomorrow!


Tuesday 11/3/15
EQ: What do the basic organelles in a cell do?
Warm up: Structure and function matching cards at lab tables (take turns!)
-Cell Structures & Functions quiz
-Review cell as a factory
-Pick a part of the cell factory analogy and explain in a sentence why the two parts are alike.
-Review major cell organelle systems
Summary: Begin Analogy project
HW: Brainstorming for cell analogy


Wednesday 11/4/15
EQ: How does a cell compare to systems I already know about?
Warm up: Pick a part of the cell factory analogy and explain in a sentence why the two parts are alike.
-Review warm up & HW
-work on cell analogy projects
HW: ANALOGY PROJECT due Friday

Thursday 11/5/15
EQ: How does a cell compare to systems I already know about?
Warm up: Proteins are the most essential product of cells, what organelles are involved in making them?
- Review warm up
-Continue Cell analogy project- EXPLANATIONS!
-COLOR analogy last!
HW: Cell Analogy DUE Tomorrow! (Optional Projects- Monday at the latest)


Friday 11/6/15
EQ: How does a cell compare to systems I already know about?
Warm up: What parts of the cell are involved in cell metabolism?
- Review warm up
-Cell analogy project- FINISH EXPLANATIONS & COLORING ANALOGY
Summary: Turn in cell analogy project (inbox)
-Cell structure/ function quiz retakes?
-Cellsalive.com – Explore!
HW: Cell Analogy Optional Projects Due Monday

Monday 11/9/15
EQ: How do organisms transport the things they need into and out of the cell?
Warm up: Observe the cucumber slices at your lab tables. (touch and bend them slightly- yes you get wet, use a paper towel)
Answer this: What happened to the cucumbers and why did it happen?
-BrainPoppassive transport video clip
-Diffusion demo
- Cell Transport graphic organizer & Vocabulary
- Intro Cell membrane structure video
-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qqsf_UJcfBc
Summary: Back of GO.
HW: Complete other side of Cell Transport Graphic organizer for HW


Tuesday 11/10/15
EQ: How do organisms transport the things they need into and out of the cell?
Warm up: Turn on laptops, go to my website and click on the link for today’s virtual lab activity.
- Review cell transport graphic organizer HW
- Virtual cell membrane lab
http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/membrane-channels
Summary: Virtual cell lab conclusions
HW: Finish Lab & Complete Lab conclusion (RACER)


Wednesday 11/11/15
EQ: How do organisms transport the things they need into and out of the cell?
Warm up: What often causes needed substances to transport through the cell membrane? When are cells “satisfied” with how much substance they have transported?
-Review warm up
-Share data and review word splash answers (Collecting Labs)
-News story- Water intoxication http://www.nbcnews.com/id/16614865/#.Uo4t0eKzI1I
- Elodea leaf demo
Summary: Brainpop Active transport
HW: Cell transport review and reinforcement


Thursday 11/12/15
EQ: What are the different types of transport that takes place in cells?
How do organisms get the energy needed to live?
Warm up: Why must your cells use energy for some types of transport?
CHECK HW
-Review Cell transport definitions & HW
-Cell Energy Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i8c5JcnFaJ0
Summary: Photosynthesis and respiration table notes
HW: Complete the Story of Cell Energy Word Splash


Friday 11/13/15
EQ: How do organisms get the energy needed to live?
Warm up: What is ATP? What is it used for in cells?
- ATP video clip http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbtqF9q_pFw
-ATP/ Photosynthesis / Respiration review
-Fermentation lab demo/ food science demo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vwfGxVWYNk
- Fermentation notes
-Lab demo Conclusions
Summary: Review the Story of cell energy HW
HW: Gold Team Grade Report

Monday 11/16/15
EQ: What are the different ways of obtaining energy for organisms?
Warm up: How is the ATP molecule like a rechargeable battery? What does it do to give energy to cell processes?
-Review warm up
-Cell Energy Review activities
-Fermentation demo review
-Fermentation vs Respiration for exercise
Summary: Fermentation review worksheet
HW: Fermentation Review worksheet


Tuesday 11/17/15
EQ: How do cells grow and reproduce?
Warm up: Cell energy review worksheet (from yesterday)
-Review Fermentation HW
-Review Cell Energy Review warm up
- Microscope observations (draw/ label in notebook)
-Inquiry into cell division pics
-BrainPop Mitosis
Summary: Mitosis video vocab review
HW: Cut out cell division cards and put in proper order



Wednesday 11/18/15 (Early Dismissal)
EQ: How do cells grow and reproduce?
Warm up: Describe the stages of cell division in order?
(Name them if you can)
- Review warm up
-Cells alive cell cycle animation
-Cell cycle introduction
Summary: Cell division worksheet
HW: Finish cell division vocabulary (page 1)



Thursday 11/19/15
EQ: How do cells grow and reproduce?
Warm up: What are the stages of cell division in order?
-Cell division notes/ cell cycle Review
-Cells alive cell cycle animation
-BrainPopReproduction
-Mitosis vs Meiosis Interpreting diagrams
Summary: Comparing Mitosis and Meiosis wksht
HW:Begin Cells Study guide for Test (Due Monday)
Cells Test Tuesday


Friday 11/20/15
EQ: How do cells grow and reproduce?
How do cells respond to the environment?
Warm up: What is the different about mitosis and meiosis?
-Review warm up
-Mitosis/ Meiosis Venn-diagram
-Cell Response- Making Proteins Review
-Cell communication video clip (Utah)
Summary: Cells study guide (take it like a practice test)
HW: Study guide for cells test Tuesday



Monday 11/23/15
EQ: How do cells do the functions of life?
Warm up: Identify most confusing sections of last nights study guide. Write top 3 topics on the front of your study guide.
-Cell study guide review
-Differentiated cells review
Summary: Study for cells test
HW: Study for cells test TOMORROW



Tuesday 11/24/15
EQ: What are the basics to know about cells?
Warm up: Put your name on your scan sheet
-Cells Test
Summary: cells reading
HW: Be Thankful and tell people you are thankful!