Week 1

Introduction to class

  • Rules

  • Expectations

  • Text books

  • Website

Assigned reading

  • E.O. Wilson - Letters to a Young Scientist

  • Sam Kean - The Violinist Thumb.


Week 2

History of the Earth


Week 3

Natural Selection


Week 4

Week 5



Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

Human Evolution

  • In class presentation on Human Evolution (PPT).

  • Chapter 16 - Study Guide

  • In class video: The Evolution of Us

    • How Did We Get Here?

    • Where Are We Going?

  • Quiz Test - Monday (2/1)




Classifcation of Life



Kingdom Monera

Viruses

Protista

  • What are protists? (article review for extra credit)

  • Extinction 200 mya (article review for extra credit)

  • Kahoot practice quizzes on classification

  • Kahoot practice quizzes on protists

  • Quiz Test - Friday (3/8)

  • END OF QUARTER 3