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Biology 2

To access the online text go to Pearsonsuccessnet.com.  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

 

 

Immune System

goo.gl/Ny1emW  - click this link for the slides for this unit.

Immune system Symposium         

Your task is to create a poster and present on a topic that deals with the immune system.   You are going to become experts in on area of the immune system and present your expertise to other students.  You are also going to expand your knowledge by listening to their presentations.  Your peers will grade you so make sure you put forth your best effort. 

History of medicine – how did they discover bacteria and viruses caused sickness

Foodborne illness

Any infection disease

            Malaria

            West Nile

Sexually transmitted illness / disease

HIV / AIDS

Bubonic plague

Ebola

Hanta Virus

Rabies

Flesh eating bacteria

How does your body fight infection

Anthrax and antrax vaccine

Allergies – what causes them

 

Project Links

http://www.sciencedaily.com/news/health_medicine/  - easy to read, information on current research

http://www.cdc.gov/   - center for disease

http://www.webmd.com/

http://www.nih.gov/ - national institute of heath

http://www.mpls.k12.mn.us/learningresources

Evolution

goo.gl/Iq6mts  - click on this for slides on evolution

goo.gl/bRN8Sy   - click on this for slides on biological basis of skin color.