Ms Pickens' Honors Biology Class

Freshman Academy, Northridge High School

January 16, 2014
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Friday Classwork – Protein Power

Complete the assignment on a piece of brightly colored paper.  The instructions are below.  To research,  click on the link, find your assigned protein by scrolling down the page or by using the “Jump to a Molecule” drop-down menu:         Protein of the Month

Or you may try searching (google) each assignment question.

Follow these instructions carefully.  You have 25 minutes before its time to present to the class.

1.  Research your assigned protein 

2. On bright paper:

                    (5pts)  Prominently and creatively display the name of the protein and the following information:

                    (5pt)    is it a functional protein (enzyme) or a structural protein.

                    (5pts)  describe function in  10 words or less and explain what happens to the organism if the protein is not present

                    (5pts)  present your protein to the class

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January 8, 2014
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Back to School!

Christmas holidays seemed to fly by way too fast!  Welcome back!

We are beginning our unit on DNA.  1st and 2nd periods need to make up Wednesday’s assignment this week.  You can find the video and prompt on the Daily Assignments page under 1/08/14.  I must have this by Friday for you to earn full credit.

I will be posting links to help you understand DNA structure and function if you need extra help.

p.s. Look what I got for Christmas…

puppy pic

December 16, 2013
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Exam Review Continued

Today we reviewed genetics with a Spongebob practice worksheet (and it was checked for an important grade!)  spongebob genetics review

I posted the answers to spongebob in case you want to check your answers

Here is the powerpoint that you need to review.  Most of it is Genetics, and also you will find very important  meiosis information on the last 3 slides beginning with the date 12/6/13    Introduction to Genetics and mendel day 3

TOMORROW IS THE LAST DAY TO HAVE EXAM REVIEW WORK CHECKED AND PUT IN THE GRADEBOOK – IT IS AN IMPORTANT GRADE!!

  Tomorrow we will do this puzzle:

semester exam review meiosis cell cycle word parts