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Biology 2  - Click on the following link to get access to open online curriculum.  Look at the list of topics  and choose one that is most related to what we have been learning.  Follow the activities while taking notes to document what you have been doing.  Show the notes to Mr Hedlund.


To access the online text go to  and enter Username as "south high" and the  password is "biology1"  Click on the open book icon for the book and answer the section reviews for lessons that you have missed.  Students may also take notes.


The units will be as follows

Part 1 Chemistry of Life Unit 1 Chapter 2

Part 2  Photosynthesis Unit 2 Chapter 8

Part 3 DNA and RNA Unit 4 Chapters 12 and 13

Part 4 Evolution Unit 5 Chapters 16 and 17

Part 5 Homeostasis unit 8 sections 31 and 35



Genes of cancer

For the next activity we are going to each research a different gene related to cancer.  We will be using the Genetics Home Reference website which provides consumer-friendly information about the effects of genetic variation on human health.

Reach into the hat and grab a gene.

1. Name of Gene__________________________

Look up that gene using

2.  Describe the Function of the gene.

3.  What kind of health conditions are related to genetic changes?

4. Which chromosome is it located on?

5. What is to cytogenetic location?

6. What is some additional information you found out?

What future questions do you have?


For slides of this unit click here


Click above for access to the guide





Below is the link for the photosythesis unit.



Photosynthesis simulation



Sign in using the name SouthTiger and the password HedlundRocks.