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12/2/16

posted Dec 2, 2016, 7:37 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: What is the relationship between a sister chromatid, a homologous chromosome, and a tetrad?

Class: Book Club #4
Work on Meiosis Dance/Play

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #5 Wed. 12/21
Ch. 4 test Mon. 12/5
Tissue Type chart due Mon. 12/5
Pickle Person activity due Tues. 12/6
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

12/1/16

posted Dec 1, 2016, 5:34 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Today we’re going to begin talking about meiosis. Tell me what you remember about meiosis. You may not say that you don’t remember anything.

Class: Review of Meiosis
Begin planning Meiosis Dance/Play

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 TOMORROW
Ch. 4 test Mon. 12/5
Tissue Type chart due Mon. 12/5
Pickle Person activity due Tues. 12/6
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/30/16

posted Nov 30, 2016, 8:59 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Why do you think that doctors use such specific language when referring to the human body? Explain your answer in detail.

Class: Finish going through Tissue slides

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Ch. 4 test Mon. 12/5
Tissue Type chart due Mon. 12/5
Pickle Person activity due Tues. 12/6
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/29/16

posted Nov 29, 2016, 6:10 AM by Kelly Allen   [ updated Nov 29, 2016, 6:11 AM ]

Journal: Pick two different tissue samples that we have learned about (not one you were responsible for personally) and describe how to identify it. Also, describe some of the important structures in this tissue.

Class: Pickle Person activity

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Ch. 4 test Mon. 12/5
Tissue Type chart due Mon. 12/5
Pickle Person activity due Tues. 12/6
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/28/16

posted Nov 28, 2016, 7:37 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Give me an update on your EPI paper. How’s it going? What kind of progress have you made since our peer review? What do you still need to do before the 2nd draft deadline?

Class: Go over Tissue slides (see a friend for notes)

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Ch. 4 test Mon. 12/5
Tissue Type chart due Mon. 12/5
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/22/16

posted Nov 22, 2016, 6:34 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: What are your Thanksgiving plans?

Class: Tissue notes (see slides 16-31 of 11/21 attachment)
Work on Tissue Type Chart (see Ms. Allen for a copy)

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Ch. 4 test Mon. 12/5
Tissue Type chart due Mon. 12/5
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/21/16

posted Nov 21, 2016, 10:33 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: At this time of year, we begin to think of those less fortunate than ourselves. Do you support or volunteer for any organizations that focus on human health?  Explain why or why not.

Class: Continue Tissue Presentations
Tissue notes (see slides 1-15 of 11/21 attachment)

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Tissue Project presentations continue MONDAY
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/18/16

posted Nov 18, 2016, 8:44 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: If a physician is trying to diagnose a disease/disorder, how do you think she could use histology (the study of the microscopic structure of tissues) to make their diagnosis?

Class: Continue Tissue Presentations

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Tissue Project presentations continue MONDAY
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/17/16

posted Nov 17, 2016, 7:59 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: What did you find to be the most frustrating part of working on the Tissue Presentation project? Explain in detail.

Class: Continue Tissue Presentations

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Tissue Project presentations continue TOMORROW
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

11/16/16

posted Nov 16, 2016, 7:08 AM by Kelly Allen   [ updated Nov 17, 2016, 8:01 AM ]

Journal: Tell me your thoughts on the peer review experience. If you were not here, come speak to me now to arrange a time to do a peer review, and then answer this journal later.

Class: Book Club #3
Continue Tissue Presentations

HW: Read Ch. 4
Book Club #4 Fri. 12/2
Tissue Project presentations continue TOMORROW
2nd Draft of EPI paper due Fri. 12/9 via Turnitin.com

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