Week of September 17 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 in class Part of this period will be used to discuss the Outdoors in Indiana tic tac toe. (See below) Bio- Research for Science Buddies "homework" assignment Discuss keystone species. Read over turtle population study Create a diagram/model/equation to show limiting factors.
Tuesday Sci 8 We will complete the Best Beak for the Job lab activity. Lab is due at the start of class on Wednesday. Bio- Watch sea turtle nesting video, read article on Irma and sea turtles
Wednesday Sci 8- Turn in Best Beak for the Job lab follow-up. Discuss taxonomy, and scientific names. Students will work on their first selection from the Outdoors in Indiana tic tac toe. Bio- Discuss homologous structures. View specimens in class. Discuss cladograms- do activity, Classify the Cephaolopod.
Thursday~ Sci 8- Students will complete the Native Species Station Migration. (See below) Bio- Students will work on Homologous Structures Station Migration
Friday~ Sci 8/Bio- Create population graph over "Oh Deer" from last Friday. Complete reflection of data. Bio-