Quarter 1 2016-2017


**Posted Below are the TENTATIVE assignments. I wanted to post things in advance as I know you all have busy schedules and it is my hope this will help you to better manage your time. Please be aware that this is TENTATIVE and subject to change. You should be checking the website at least once a day. If you ever have a question or doubt about an assignment or due date you should send me a message via remind, email, or ask a class mate.

Quarter Homework Assignments

Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 11
Chapter 5
Chapter 6

DATE
IN-CLASS
HOMEWORK
EXTRA RESOURCES
M 8/29
- Welcome to class
- Review of materials
- Animal Cards
- Course Goals
- Summer Assignment
- Class Website
- Tonight's HW
- Set up REMIND
-Ranking Environmental Goal (time permitting)
- Get syllabus and safety contract signed
- Part 1 of summer assignment due tomorrow
- Chapter 1 HW due on Wednesday
College Board's Full Course Description

Remind Instructions:
Period 1
Period 5
Period 6
T 8/30
- Warm-up: Ranking Environmental Challenges & Collect Paperwork
- AP Exam info and score
- The Lorax
- Chapter 1 HW
- Finish Lorax Questions
- Link to original cartoon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8V06ZOQuo0k
W 8/31
*Chapter 1 HW due
- Warm-up
- Discussion on Where Do you Stand /Lorax.
- Fishy Activity
- Read the Tragedy of the Commons (link below)and answer the Tragedy of the Commons questions.
tragedy of the commons article hardin.pdf
tragedy of the commons article hardin.pdf
tragedy of the commons article hardin.pdf


Th 9/1
- Warm-up
- How well did you read? Kahoot Quiz
- Tragedy of the commons power point/discussion
the-tragedy-of-the-commons 2014.ppt
the-tragedy-of-the-commons 2014.ppt
the-tragedy-of-the-commons 2014.ppt

- Finish Questions from Fishy Activity from yesterday
Here Fishy Tragedy of the Commons Questions 2015.pdf
Here Fishy Tragedy of the Commons Questions 2015.pdf
Here Fishy Tragedy of the Commons Questions 2015.pdf
- Finish Questions from class
- Begin working on Chapter 2 HW.

F 9/2
- 5 minute Quiz
- Chapter 1 Notes/Video: Fierce Green Fire
- Chapter 2 HW
http://www.afiercegreenfire.com/

T 9/6
- Warm-up
- Hand back graded work
- Finish Video & Discussion Q's Chapter 1
- Begin Nature of Science Group Work
APES Nature of Science 2014.doc
APES Nature of Science 2014.doc
APES Nature of Science 2014.doc
- Chapter 2 HW
- Home Q's due Friday (summer assignment)

W 9/7
- Warm-up- Collect Chapter 2 HW
- Finish Nature of Science Group Work
- Begin Reporting on Environmental Racism
Reporting on Environmental Racism edited.doc
Reporting on Environmental Racism edited.doc
Reporting on Environmental Racism edited.doc

Link to case studies:
http://www.umich.edu/~snre492/cases.html
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- Home Q's due Friday (summer assignment)
- Inductive & Deductive WS AND Positive and Negative Feedback WS
Ind and Ded reasoning reading and questions 2015.pdf
Ind and Ded reasoning reading and questions 2015.pdf
Ind and Ded reasoning reading and questions 2015.pdf

Feedback Loops Examples.pdf
Feedback Loops Examples.pdf
Feedback Loops Examples.pdf
-Study for Chapter 1 & 2 Test

Th 9/8
- Warm-up
- Feedback Loops and Reasoning
- Continue working on Reporting on Environmental Racism
- Home Q's due tomorrow (summer assignment)
- Study for Test Chapters 1 & 2

F 9/9
- 5 minute quiz
-Collect Home Questions
- Finish Filming Newscast
- Chapter 1 & 2 Questions before test on Tuesday????
- Study for Test on Tuesday

T 9/13
Test Chapters 1 & 2
Begin working on Chapter 3 HW

W 9/14
-Warm-up-Finish Filming last newscast
-Review Chapter 1 and 2 Test Answers
- Kahoot: Prereq. quiz
Chapter 3 HW

Th 9/15
- Warm-up- Popcorn Relay
Finish Popcorn Relay and Chapter 3 HW

F 9/16
- No 5 minute quiz due to Monday's test
- Food Webbing Activity
Chapter 3 HW due on Monday 9/19

M 9/19
- Turn in chapter 3 HW
- Warm-up: Four trophic level food chain from web
- Video Clips Food Chains and Food Webs
- Finish Food Webbing Activity
Begin Chapter 4 HW

T 9/20
Warm-up
Notes: Pyramids
Ecological Pyramids notes 2014.docx
Ecological Pyramids notes 2014.docx
Ecological Pyramids notes 2014.docx
Finish Food Webbing Activity
Begin Food For thought Questions
Chapter 4 HW
Feeding at a lower trophic level q's

W 9/21
Warm-up: Read first page of Lab
Turn-in: Trophic Level Questions
Owl Pellet Lab: Finish Questions for HW
Chapter 4 HW
Finish Owl Pellet Lab

Th 9/22
Warm up: Trophic Cascade
Collect Owl Pellet Lab
Cycling Questions
Chapter 4 HW

F 9/23
- 5 minute quiz
Warm-up
N cycle notes
Finish Cycling Questions
Chapter 4 HW due Monday 9/26

M 9/26
Warm-up
Chapter 4 HW Due
C, P, S, H2O cycle Notes


T 9/27
Warm-up
Competition Virtual Lab Website
virtual_lab_competition 2014.doc
virtual_lab_competition 2014.doc
virtual_lab_competition 2014.doc
Finish Virtual Lab

W 9/28
Warm-up
Change through chance
Study for Chapter 3 & 4 Test

Th 9/29
Warm-up
Check Law Notecards
Predator/Prey Interactions Activities
Study for Chapter 3 & 4 Test

F 9/30
- Quiz on LAWS and Chapter 4
Warm-up
Finish Predator/Prey Activity
Study for Chapter 3 & 4 Test

T 10/4
Warm-up
Selection Notes
Begin Succession Questions
Study for Chapter 3 & 4 Test

W 10/5
Chapter 3 & 4 Test Questions?
Kahoot
Finish Succession Questions
Study for Chapter 3 & 4 Test

Th 10/6
Test Chapter 3 & 4
Begin Chapter 11 HW

F 10/7
- NO 5 minute quiz today (due to yesterday's test)
Warm-up
Species Diversity Activity
Ch. 11 HW

M 10/10
Warm-up
Work on Wanted Posters
Ch. 11 HW

T 10/11
Warm-up
Finish Wanted Posters
Ch. 11 HW

Th 10/13
Warm-up
Chapter 11 HW due
Chapter 3 & 4 Test Review
Time Permitting: Cane Toads
Ch. 11 HW

F 10/14
- 5 minute quiz
Warm-up
Collect Endangered Species HW
Zebra Mussels Overview
17 zebra mussel 2013.ppt
17 zebra mussel 2013.ppt
17 zebra mussel 2013.ppt
FRQ Grading Practice
Poster Presentations
Chapter 11 Homework due Monday

M 10/17
Case Study Grizzly Bears
grizzly.pdf
grizzly.pdf
grizzly.pdf
Begin Chapter 5 HW

T 10/18
Video and Questions: Planet Earth Saving Species
Chapter 5 HW

W 10/19
PSAT Day
Warm-up
Collect Chapter 5 HW
Cause of Biodiversity Loss Notes
TED Talk: De-extinction
Chapter 5 HW

Th 10/20
Chapter 5 Biomes Presentations
Chapter 5 HW

F 10/21
- 5 minute quiz
Chapter 5 Biomes Presentations
Chapter 5 HW due Monday

M 10/24
Chapter 5 HW due
Biome Presentations
Study for test chapter 5 & 11

T 10/25
Finish Biome Presentations
Aquatic Biomes
Study for test chapter 5 & 11

W 10/26
Finish Aquatic Biomes
Test Review
Study for test chapter 5 & 11 tomorrow

Th 10/27
Chapter 5 & 11 Test
Begin Chapter 6 HW

F 10/28
- NO 5 minute quiz due to yesterday's test
Warm-up
Mark and Capture Activity
Chapter 6 HW due Friday

T 11/1
Warm-up
Quadrant Random Sampling Activity
Chapter 6 HW due Friday

W 11/2
Turn in Chapter 6 HW
Population Count Videos
Mini Transect Activity: Poop there it is!
FRQ review
Chapter 6 HW due Friday
Chapter 6 vocab review

Th 11/3
Warm-up
Review MC Answers
Hand out 2nd quarter packet
Chapter 6 Notes
Chapter 6 HW due tomorrow

F 11/4
Last Day
of Quarter
- 5 minute quiz
Chapter 6 HW due
Warm-up
Finish Notes
Biologix Video
Begin working on Chapter 7 HW (look on 2nd quarter page)