Week of September 11 Big Ideas: adaptations, interactions Standards: 8.LS.7, 8.LS.8, 8.LS.9 B.3.1, B.5.5, B.5.1, B.5.2
Monday Sci 8- Complete "Move Over Rover" activity food chain and food web. Students will turn in schoolyard plant population lab summary questions in class. Finish watching video on mimicry. Part of this period will be used to discuss the Outdoors in Indiana tic tac toe. (See below) Bio- Finish video and then review carrying capacity. Create a diagram/model/equation to show limiting factors.
Tuesday Sci 8/Bio- We will complete the Best Beak for the Job lab activity. Lab is due at the start of class on Wednesday.
Wednesday Sci 8- Turn in Best Beak for the Job lab follow-up. Students will work on their first selection from the Outdoors in Indiana tic tac toe. Bio- Discuss homologous and analgous structures. View specimens in class.
Thursday~ Sci 8- Students will complete the Native Species Station Migration. (See below) Bio- Discuss cladograms. Complete practice cladogram. Construct a cladogram using specimens in class.
Friday~ Sci 8- Native Species Station Migration follow-up is due today. Bio- Complete Homolgous Structures Station Migration.