Topic outline

  • General

    Chapter 13 Genetic Engineering

    13-1 Changing the Living World.

    EQ: What is the purpose of selective breeding and how do breeders induce mutations to improve their products?

    Vocabulary: Selective Breeding, Hybridization, Inbreeding

    Section Assessment Pg. 321

    Refer to Topic 21 Below

    • Topic 1

      Chapter 18 Classification Pages 446-450

      18-1.1 Explain how living things are organized for study.

      Vocabulary: Taxonomy

      18-1.2 Describe Binomial Nomenclature

      Vocabulary: Binomial nomenclature, Genus

      18-1.3 Explain Linnaeus' sytem of classification

      Vocabulary: Taxon, Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family,

      Genus, Species

      Go Online:

      Web code cbn-5181

      Section Assessment: 1-6 Pg 450

      Write: Write a paragraph explaining why it is important to classify the diversity of living things. Click on to the journal to complete this activity.

      Group Inquiry Activity: How can you classify fruits?

      Chapter 18 Classification Pgs 451-455

      18.2.1 Explain how evolutionary relationships are important in classification

      Vocabulary: Phylogeny, Evolutionary classification

      18.2.2 Identify the principle behind cladistic analysis.

      Vocabulary: Derived characters, Cladogram

      18.2.3 Explain how we can compare very dissimilar organisms.

      Vocabulary: Molecular clock

      Quick Lab: Pg 453

      Section assessment 1-6 pg 455

      Draw a cladogram of a manufactured item that has changed over many years. Label derived characters that have appeared as new models arose.

      Go online: Technology and Society

      Web code cbe-5182

      Review Questions- Pg 465 1-21,23,24 Pg 466 26,29,30, 32, 33 Pg 467 1-8

      Interactive Self Test-

      Web Code: cba-5180

      TEST on Chapter 18- Classification

    • Topic 12

      Chapter 3 The Biosphere pages 62-85

      3-1 What is Ecology?

      EQ: What methods do Scientists use to study the levels of organization in Ecology?

      Vocab: Ecology, Biosphere, Species, Population, Community, Ecosystem, Biome

      Section Assessment pg 65

      3-2 Energy Flow

      EQ: How does energy flow through an Ecosystem?

      Vocab: Autotroph, Producer, Photosynthesis, Chemosynthesis, Heterotroph, Consumer, Herbivore, Carnivore, Omnivore, Detritivore, Decomposer, Food Chain, Food Web, Trophic Level, Ecological Pyramid, Biomass

      Go Online: Links on Energy Pyramidsn code:cbn-2032

      Section Assessment pg. 73

      3-3 Cycles of Matter

      EQ: How does matter flow through the levels of an ecosystem and why?

      Vocab: Biogeochemical Cycle, Evaporation, Transpiration, Nutrient, Nitrogen Fixation, Denitrification, Primary Productivity, Limiting Nutrient, Algal Bloom

      Go Online: Water Cycle Activity code:cbp-2033

      Go Online: Links on Cycles of matter Code:cbn-2033

      Section Assessment Pg. 80

      Notes and Homework

      Review Questions: pg 83 1-10, 11-15, 18-23, 25  pg 84 26, 29, 30, 33  

      pg 85    1-7

      Review Questions are due the day of test!

      TEST ON:

    • Topic 13

      Chapter 4 Notes and Homework

      Ecosystems and Communities pg 87-117

      4-1 The Role of Climate

          Esential Question: How do climate, greenhouse effect,Latitude, and heat transport and maintain the biosphere's temp range?

      Section Assessment pg.89

      4-2 What shapes an Ecosystem

          Esential Question: What factors are present and contribute to the ecosystem?

      Online Activity:  code: cbp-2043; cbn-2043 3K, 3DK, 1 wow

      Section Assessment pg. 97

      4-3 Biomes

         Esential Question:What are the charactoristics of the worlds major Biomes?

      Biome Quiz

      Section Assessment pg. 105

      4-4 Aquatic Ecosystems

      Essential Question: What are the factors that determine the two types of aquatic ecosystems?

      Section Assesment: page 112

      Chapter Review

      pg 115. 1-11, 13-15, 17-25

      pg 116. 27, 30, 31                pg 117. 1-9

      Review Questions are due the day of the test.


    • Topic 14

      Chapter 6 Humans in the Biosphere 138-160

      Notes and Homework

      6-1 A Changing Landscape

      Essential Question: How do human activites affect the Biosphere?

      Vocab: Agriculture,Monoculture,Green Revolution

      Section Assessment pg. 143

      6-2 Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources

      Essential Question: How are Enviormental resources classified and what effect do humans have on natural resources?

      Section Assesment- page 149

      Vocab: Renewable Resource, Nonrenewable Resource, Sustainable Development, Soil Erosion, Desertification, Deforestation, Aquaculture, Smog, Pollutant, Acid Rain

      6-3 Biodiversity

      Essential Question:What are the threats to biodiversity and what is the goal of conservation biology?

      Vocab: Biodiversity, Ecosystem, Diversity, Species Diversity, Genetic Diversity, Extinction, Endangered, Species, Habitat, Fragmentation, Biological Magnification, Invasive Species, Conservation

      Section Assesment- page 156

      Online Activity: cbe-2062

      6-4 Charting the Course for the Future

      Essential Question: What global changes concerns biologists and what can humans do to reverse past mistakes?

      Vocab: Global Warming, Ozone Layer

      Section Assesment- page 160 Homework

      Review Questions:pg 163 1-20

                                 pg 164 22,23,27-29

                                 pg 165 1-10

    • Topic 15

      Chapter 7 Cell Structure and Function

      7-1 LIfe is Cellular

      Essential Question: What are the charateristics of Prokaryotes and Eukaryotes?

      Vocab: Cell, Cell Theroy, Nucleus, Eukaryotes, Prokaryotes

      Section Assessment Pg. 173

      7-2 Eukaryotic Cell Structure

      Essential Question:What are the structures and functions of the parts of a cell?

      Vocab:Organelle, Cytoplasm, Nuclear Envelope, Chromatin, Chromosome, Nucleolus, Ribosome, Endoplasmic Reticulum, Golgi Apparatus, Lysosome, Vacuole, Mitochondrion, Chloroplast, Cytoskeleton, Centriole

      Active Art: Code: cbp-3072

      Section Assessment Pg. 181 

      Quiz: Wednesday 11/07/12 - Cell Structures and Functions

       7-3 Cell Boundaries

      Essential Question: What is the structure of the cell membrane and how does it facilitate diffusion and osmosis?

      Vocab: cell membrane, cell wall, lipid bilayer, concentration, diffusion, equilibrium, osmosis, isotonic, hypertonic, hypotonic, facilitated diffusion, active transport, endocytosis, phagocytosis, pinocytosis, exocytosis

      Online Activity: Code cbn-3073 - 4K, 4DK, 1 Wow

      Diffusion Active Art Code cbp-3073

      Osmosis Active Art Code cbp-3075

      Section Assessment Pg. 189


      Essenial Question: What is cell specialization and how does it contribute to the organization of multicellular organisms?

      Vocab: Organ System, Cell Specification, Tissue, Organ

      Section Assessment Pg. 193

      Review Questions

      Pg 197 1-12, 14-23, 25 pg 198 26, 28, 31, 33 pg 199 1-9

    • Topic 16

      Chapter 10 Cell Growth and Divison

      Section 10-1 Cell Growth

      Essential Question: What are the retrictions limiting the growth of cells?

      Vocab: Cell Division

      Section Assessment pg. 243 cbd-3101

      Section 10-2 Cell Division

      Essential Question: What are the stages and events that take place during the stages of mitosis?

      Vocab: mitosis, cytokinesis, chromatid, centromere, interphase, cell cycle, prophase, centriole, spindle, metaphase, anaphase, telophase

      Section Assessment

      Quiz on the Cell Cycle

      Online Activity: Code: cbp-3102

                     Code: cbn-3102 - 3K,3DK, 1 Wow

      Section 10-3 Regulating the Cell Cycle

      Essential Question: What are the phases of the cell cycle and how is it regulated?

      Vocab: cyclin, cancer

      Section Assesment page 252

      Review Questions: pg 257 1-10, 11-18, 20, 22-25

                                   pg 258 27,29,31

                                   pg 259 1-10

    • Topic 17

      Chapter 11 Introduction to Genetics

      Section 11-1 The Work of Gregor Mendel

      Essential Question: What did the work of Gregor Mendel show about how traits are passed from generation to generation?

      Vocab: genetics, fertilization, true-breeding, trait, hybrid, gene, allele, segregation, gamete

      Go Online: Code: cbe-4111

      Section Assessment Pg. 266

      Section 11-2 Probability and Punnett Squares

      Essential Question: How do the principles of probability show the projected outcomes of genetic crosses?

      Vocab: probability, punnett square, homozygous, heterozygous, phenotype, genotype

      Section Assessment Pg. 269

      Section 11-3 Exploring Mendelian Genetics

      Essential Question: What is independent assortment and what other patterns of inheritance exist, aside from the principle of dominance?

      Go Online: Code cbn-4113

              Code: cbn 4112

      Section Assessment Pg. 274 

      Vocab: independent assortment, incomplete dominance, codominance, multiple alleles, polygenic traits

      11 1-3 Review: pg 283/284 1-6, 11-16, 18, 22, 24-26, 28, 30 

                                    pg 285-2,4,9,10-12

      Test Sections 11.1 - 11.3

      Section 11-4 Meiosis

      Essential Question:What happems during the process of meiosis?

      Vocab: homologous, diploid, haploid, meiosis, tetrad, crossing-over

      Section 11-5 Linkage and Gene Maps

      Essential Question:How is gene linkage related to the independent assortment of chromosomes?

      Vocab:gene map

      Review Questions: pg 283-284  7-10, 17, 19-21, 23

                                   pg 285 3,5,6-8


    • Topic 18

      Chapter 12 DNA and RNA

      Section 12-1 DNA

      Essential Question: What is the structure of DNA and what is the relationship between DNA and Heredity?





      Base pairing

      Section 12-2

      Essential Question: What events take place during DNA replication?





      DNA polymerase

      Section 12-3

      Essential Question: What is the structure of DNA and what is the relationship between DNA and Heredity?



      Messenger RNA (mRNA)

      Ribosomal RNA (rRNA)

      Transfer RNA (tRNA)


      RNA Polymerase








      Section Review Questions:pg 315, 1-8, 11-22, 24

      Pg 316 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 35

      Pg 317 1-11

      Test Chapter 12: 1-3

      Section 12-4 Mutations

      Essential Question: What is a Mutation and how does it affect an individual?



      Point Mutation

      Frameshift Mutation


      Section 12-5 Gene Regulation

      Essential Question: How are the products of Genes regulated by an organism?





      Hox Gene

      Review Questions: pg 315 9, 23-25; pg 316 33; pg 317 12

      Test Thursday 2/21/2013

    • Topic 19

      Chapter 14

      The Human Genome

      Section 14-1 Human Heredity

      Essential Question: What determines the sex of an organism and how do changes in DNA cause genetic disorders?



      Sex Chromosomes



      Section Assessment pg. 348

      Section 14-2 Human Chromosomes

      Essential Question: Why are sex-linked disorders more common in males then in females?


      Sex-linked genes


      Section Assessment pg. 353

      Genetic Earlobe Project

      Sci links cbn-4141  

      Setion 14-3 Human Molecular Genetics

      Essential Question:

      Review Questions: Pg. 363 1-17, 19-22

                                        Pg. 364 23, 25, 27,28

                                        Pg. 365 1-7

    • Topic 20

      Chapter 15

      Darwin's Theory of Evolution

      15-1 The Puzzle of Life's Diversity

      Essential Question: What did Darwin observe on his visit to the Galapagos Islands?

      Vocabulary: Evolution, Theory, Fossil

      Section Assessment Pg. 372

      15-2 Ideas That Shaped Darwin's Thinking

      Essential Question: What were the contributions of Hutton, Lyell, Lamarck, and Malthus and how did they influence Darwin's Theory of Evolution?

      Section Assessment Pg. 377

      15-3 Darwin Presents His Case

      Essential Question: How does natural selection contribute to Evolution?

      Vocabulary:  Artificial Selection, Struggle for Existence, Fitness, Adaptation, Survival of the Fittest, Natural Selection, Descent with Modification, Common Descent, Homologous Structures, Vestigial Organ

      Section Assessment Pg. 386

      Review Questions: Pg. 389 1-12, 14- 25 Pg. 390 26-28, 30, 31, 33, 34 Pg. 391 1-10

      Chapter Test

    • Topic 21

      Ch. 13 Review questions.

      Pg 337 1-13, 15-23

      Pg 338 25, 26, 28, 29, 32, 33,

      Pg. 339 1-10

    • Topic 22

      Chapter 8: Photosynthesis

      8-1 Energy and Life

      EQ: Where do photosynthetic organisms get energy and what types of molecules store that energy?

      Vocabulary: Autotroph, Heterotroph, Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP)

      Section Assessment Pg. 203

      8-2 Photosynthesis: An Overview

      EQ: What scientists contributed to our understanding of the process of photosynthesis?

      Vocabulary: Photosynthesis, Pigment, Chlorophyll

      Section Assessment Pg. 207

      8-3 The Reactions of Photosynthesis

      EQ: What reactions are involved in each part of the photosynthetic process?

      Vocabulary: Thylakoid Disc, Photosystem, Stroma, NADP+, Light Dependent Reactions, ATP Synthase, Calvin Cycle

      Section Assessment Pg. 214

      Online Activigties: cbp-3083

                          cbn-3082, 3083 (3k, 3dk, 1 wow for each)

      Chapter Review: Pg. 217 1-23; pg. 218 24, 26, 28, 30; Pg. 219 1-9

    • Chapter 9

      9-1 Chemical Pathways

      Essential Question: How is chemical energy derived from the food we eat?

      Vocabulary: calorie, Calorie, Glycolysis, Cellular Respiration, NAD+, Fermentation, Anaerobic

      Section Assessment Pg. 225

      9-2 The Krebs Cycle and Electron Transport

      Essential Question: How do the Krebs Cycle and Electron Transport create ATP?

      Vocabulary: Aerobic, Krebs Cycle, Electron Transport Chain

      Section Assessment Pg. 232

      Review Questions: Pg. 237 1-17, 19, 21, 22

                                        Pg. 238 25, 26, 27, 29

                                        Pg. 239 1-9