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Microscope Practice: http://www.udel.edu/biology/ketcham/microscope/
Unit 7: It's Your World - a humanities and science collaboration!
Overfishing 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8lZhEgTPU4
Global Warming Joni:
Global Warming Super Shrimp:
Global Warming NES: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsDP8Yrs05w
The 5 threats - http://saveourseas.com/threats
Tuna are overfished - http://www.time.com/time/video/player/0,32068,47596301001_1932240,00.html
Follow a Tuna and a Shark - http://www.ted.com/talks/barbara_block_tagging_tuna_in_the_deep_ocean.html
Cod - Hook and Line or Trawler Nets? - http://video.pbs.org/video/2324025884/
Bycatch - how to save a turtle from a shrimp net - http://www.videolin.com/animals/turtle-excluder-device-ted-fitted-to-a-trawl-net-to-stop-turtles-drowning
Unit 6: Old Man and the DNA or Fish Forensics!
DNA Functions - Replication
Where did I steal most of this from?
DNA Layered Curriculum
DNA Functions - Replication
Discovery of DNA Structure:
What's in your Hamburger? - Introduction to DNA in the Supermarket:
How do we identify Fish on our plate?
What is Overfished? How can we tell which is which? http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2010-10/scientists-deploy-dna-forensics-protect-overhunted-animals
The Science behind species identification - DNA Barcoding:
Unit 5: Ecology with Old Man and the Sea - a humanities and science collaboration!
Old Man and the Sea Movie by Alexander Petrov: http://www.veoh.com/watch/v12456110exz2Cg6n
Unit 4: SEX, SEX, SEX
Mitosis Extra Credit Challenge: Go to Flushing Library WALL OF MITOSIS on Kissena Boulevard and take pictures of you and a friend doing the Mitosis dance - Prophase, Metaphase, Anaphase, Telophase, and Cytokinesis. Submit your photos and pictures on Voicethread, with narration, and share with your class and Jordan. You'll get a Highly Proficient on Bio Outcome __ and Language Outcome __.
Want to see an example? Click for the photos HERE or below:
Here are a couple of powerpoints about the male and female reproductive systems:
- Powerpoint overview: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1U8iy0FWuL4xvv9kIgfpgr_tDtFwpOMLTEK8v88fVlVw/edit?usp=sharing
- Overview of most methods: Birth Control 101
- More overview, also in Spanish: http://kidshealth.org/teen/sexual_health/contraception/bc_chart.html?tracking=T_RelatedArticle#
- Planned Parenthood: http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-topics/birth-control-4211.htm
Unit 3: You Are What You Eat
Diffusion and Osmosis:
Click on the links below to see some animations of diffusion and osmosis:
This one has some good vocabulary - dissolve, solute, solvent, solution...
Digestive System Videos
Click to see ALL of the videos E/R made about digestion throughout world history:
Good TV and Radio about Food and Digestion:
Digestion and Enzymes
Enzyme Animations: http://www.lpscience.fatcow.com/jwanamaker/animations.htm
Food and Nutrition
Take a look at our field trip on December 19 to the American Museum of Natural History:
Some tips and ideas about food:
Unit 2: It's Not Easy Being Green
What did we do at the Queens Farm Museum? Take a look:
Click to see the Plant Cultures website:
JUNE is coming...REGENTS REVIEW MATERIALS
I hate the Regents...Click below for the Exams and all the answers in English: