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SEMESTER 1

(11/28 to 12/01)

Standards: (HS-LS1-1, HS-LS1-2, HS-LS1-3)

Objectives:

  1. Explain why regulation of the cell cycle is important to health
  2. Describe the cell cycle.
  3. Explain how stem cells and progenitor cells make possible the growth and repair of tissues.
  4. Explain how two differentiated cell types can have the same genetic information, but different appearances and functions.
  5. Explain how substances move into and out of cells.

(11/14 to 11/18)

Standards: (HS-LS1-1, HS-LS1-2, HS-LS1-3)

Objectives:

  1. Explain how cells differ from one another
  2. Explain how the structure of a cell membrane makes possible its functions.
  3. Describe each type of organelle, and explain its function.
  4. Describe the cell nucleus and its parts
  5. Explain how substances move into and out of cells.
  6. Explain the mechanism that maintains unequal concentrations of ions on opposite sides of a cell membrane.

(09/27 to 10/08)

Standards: (HS-LS1-1, HS-LS1-2, HS-LS1-3)

Objectives:

  1. Describe the relationship amongst matter, atoms and molecules.
  2. Describe how atomic structure determines how atoms interact
  3. Define acids, bases and buffers.
  4. Define pH and be able to use a pH scale
  5. List the major inorganic chemicals in cells and identify the functions of each
  6. Describe the general functions of the four main groups of organic chemicals in cells.

(09/13 TO 09/24)

GOALS:

  1. Written Assessment on Unit 1

TOPIC: INTRODUCTION TO ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

Standards: (HS-LS1-1, HS-LS1-2, HS-LS1-3)

Objectives:

  1. Identify the locations of major body cavities
  2. List the organs located in each major body cavity
  3. Name and identify the membranes located in the thoracic and abdominopelvic cavities
  4. Name the major organ systems and list the organs associated with each
  5. Describe the general functions of each organ