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8/28/15

posted Aug 28, 2015, 7:21 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Analyze one of the body rituals of the Nacirema. How does this compare to our 21st Century body rituals?

Class: Discuss Nacirema anthropological study
Watch short video about Mark Plotkin, ethnobotanist

HW: Teen Ritual due Mon. 8/31
Read chapter 1
Ch. 1 Test Tues. 9/8

8/27/15

posted Aug 27, 2015, 11:07 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: As you know, we will be participating in book clubs. Have you ever read a popular science book or magazine? If so, WHAT features made it enjoyable and WHY? If you have not, WHAT (other being forced) might cause you to choose to read one of these books?

Class: Finish Ch. 1 Presentations
Read anthropological study

HW: Signed Policies and Procedures returned by TOMORROW
Fill out Personal Inventory Form by TOMORROW
Start bringing a bound notebook (composition or spiral) to class everyday no later than TOMORROW
Read chapter 1
Ch. 1 Test Tues. 9/8

8/26/15

posted Aug 26, 2015, 10:24 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Yesterday you had a chance to look at your textbook. Today, I’m going to ask you to start reading chapter 1. What is your plan to make sure that you understand and remember what you read. Be specific.

Class: Policies
Begin Ch. 1 Presentations

HW: Signed Policies and Procedures returned by Fri. 8/28
Fill out Personal Inventory Form by Fri. 8/28
Start bringing a bound notebook (composition or spiral) to class everyday no later than Friday 8/28.
Read chapter 1
Ch. 1 Test Tues. 9/8

8/25/15

posted Aug 25, 2015, 11:50 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: One of our big goals in Bio II is to improve our presentation skills. Assess your current skills AND set one presentation goal for the year.

Class: Policies
Ch. 1 Activity (see 8/25 attachment)
Distribute textbooks

HW: Signed Policies and Procedures returned by Fri. 8/28
Fill out Personal Inventory Form by Fri. 8/28
Start bringing a bound notebook (composition or spiral) to class everyday no later than Friday 8/28.

8/24/15 First Day of School!

posted Aug 19, 2015, 8:01 AM by Kelly Allen   [ updated Aug 19, 2015, 8:28 AM ]

Journal:  There have been a number of stories in the news in the past few months about human health:  medicines, treatments, tests, discoveries, epidemics, laws.  Describe one human health-related story that you've heard about AND evaluate it's significance (is it really important, it is just kind of cool, etc.).  Be sure to SUPPORT your evaluation with reasons.  

Class: Policies
Get to Know You activity

HW: Signed Policies and Procedures returned by Fri. 8/28
Fill out Personal Inventory Form by Fri. 8/28
Start bringing a bound notebook (composition or spiral) to class everyday no later than Friday 8/28.

6/4/15

posted Jun 4, 2015, 9:29 AM by Kelly Allen

Class:  Exhibition Presentations

HW:  Turn in your textbook ASAP!!

6/3/15

posted Jun 3, 2015, 6:34 AM by Kelly Allen

Class:  Exhibition Presentations

HW:  Turn in your textbook ASAP!!

6/2/15

posted Jun 2, 2015, 9:32 AM by Kelly Allen

Class:  Exhibition Presentations

HW:  Turn in your textbook ASAP!!

6/1/15

posted Jun 1, 2015, 12:54 PM by Kelly Allen

Class:  Exhibition Presentations

HW:  Turn in your textbook ASAP!!

5/29/15

posted May 29, 2015, 6:21 AM by Kelly Allen   [ updated May 29, 2015, 7:48 AM ]

Class:  Exhibition Presentations

Apologies to Amanda for having to sprint through her presentation.  Please check out these excellent videos that she was unable to share with us:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=60wX9jf5RPg

HW:  Turn in your textbook ASAP!!

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