Thursday October 31st

Bulletin News

  • Winter Sports begins November 4th
  • Quiz on Populations and Notebook Check TOC #34-55 on Thursday November 7th

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe how carrying capacity and limiting factors affect a population

Agenda

Homework

  • Finish HMH Reading Assignment if not completed in class. If you have complete notes, I will allow you to use them on the quiz on Thursday.

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Thursday October 24th

Bulletin News

October 25th Tam Goes Green to School Day: Walk Bike or Carpool to school for the chance to win raffle prizes or more in front of Arches

Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.

It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe how abiotic and biotic factors affect a population

Agenda

Homework

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Tuesday October 22nd

Bulletin News

  • Quiz Thursday 10/24 on Nitrogen Cycle, Trophic Cascades, and Populations
  • October 25th Tam Goes Green to School Day: Walk Bike or Carpool to school for the chance to win raffle prizes or more in front of Arches
  • Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.
    • It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe how abiotic and biotic factors affect a population

Agenda

Homework

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Monday October 21st

Bulletin News

  • Quiz Thursday 10/24 on Nitrogen Cycle, Trophic Cascades, and Populations
  • Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.
    • It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able to accurately measure Duckweed population data.

Agenda

Homework

  • TOC #48: Complete all 10 words for Vocabulary Foldable tonight
    • Words
      • Population
      • Growth Rate
      • Closed System
      • Open System
      • Exponential Growth
      • Logistic Growth
      • Carrying Capacity
      • Limiting Factors
      • Density Independent Factors
      • Density-Dependent Factors
  • Get a head start on the study guide for Thursday’s quiz

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Thursday October 17th

Bulletin News

  • Quiz Thursday 10/24 on Nitrogen Cycle, Trophic Cascades, and Populations
  • Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.
    • It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able to describe the effects of changes in one trophic level on other trophic levels.

Agenda

Homework

  • TOC #48: Complete 5 words for Vocabulary Foldable tonight and 5 words Monday night
    • Words
      • Population
      • Growth Rate
      • Closed System
      • Open System
      • Exponential Growth
      • Logistic Growth
      • Carrying Capacity
      • Limiting Factors
      • Density Independent Factors
      • Density-Dependent Factors
  • Get a head start on the study guide

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Tuesday October 15th

Bulletin News

  • Notebook Check on Thursday TOC #20-33
  • Quiz Next Thursday on Nitrogen Cycle, Trophic Cascades, and Populations
  • Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.
    • It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe the effects of changes in one trophic level on other trophic levels.

Agenda

Homework

  • Update TOC
  • Complete your Case Study if not finished in class
  • Review this handout and Get your Notebook Ready for Check on Thursday.
    • Send me a Remind Message if you need to get any stamps from me on Thursday (must get stamps outside of class time)

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Monday October 14th

Bulletin News

  • Notebook Check on Thursday TOC #20-33
  • Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.
    • It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able to describe factors that affect a population.

Agenda

Homework

  • TOC #44: Write 3-2-1 Qs and 5-6 sentence Summary based on notes

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Tuesday October 8th

Bulletin News

Tam Unity Day is on October 25th.
It will be closed campus with food trucks, games, music, and crafts!

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe a trophic cascade and provide examples of its effect.

Agenda

  • TOC #36: 10/8 DO NOW
  • TOC #39: Review Nitrogen Cycle Notes Homework 3-2-1Qs and Summary
  • TOC #41: Review or Finish Nitrogen Cycle Game
  • TOC #42-43:Introduce Wolves in Yellowstone
  • Stamp TOC #s 27-32

Homework

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Thursday October 3rd

Bulletin News

PSAT coming up soon. Did you sign up? Quiz Grades are in the gradebook. Class Average 11.5 pts, low 5 pts, high 16 pts

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe the Nitrogen Cycle and explain it’s significance in all living things.

Agenda

Homework

  • TOC #39: Write your own 3-2-1 Qs and Summarize in 5-6 sentences the entire notes
  • TOC #40 if you did not finish

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.

Tuesday October 1st

Bulletin News

PSAT coming up soon. Did you sign up?

Target Learning Objective: Students will be able describe the Nitrogen Cycle and explain it’s significance in all living things.

Agenda

  • TOC # 37: Review Homework The Earth System
  • TOC #39: DO NOW and Nitrogen Cycle Notes
  • TOC #40: Create a Nitrogen Cycle Diagram (see presentation for requirements)
  • Take Vocabulary Quiz #1
  • Turn in Study Guide with Quiz

Homework

  • TOC #39B: Write 3-4 sentence summary at the bottom of the front page of your notes

Extension: This is Optional. Questions from extensions will appear on an assessment. Each extension question is worth approx. 3% of total assessment grade.

None.