WELCOME

D2L

INTRODUCTION TO SCIENCE

DAY 1
Table of Contents


DAY 2
Scientific Method



DAY 3
Causality vs. Correlation
Observations vs. Inferences

DAYS 4 - 7
Graphing


ECOLOGY

DAY 8

WORKSHEETS:

VIDEOS:
Intro to Biomes
How Wolves Change Rivers
Ecosystem Ecology (Bozeman)
The Lorax (1972, 25 min)

DAY 9
VIDEO:
Intro to Food Webs and Biodiversity
Bill Nye Biodiversity

DAY 10
VIDEOS:
Fabulous Food Chains
Food Webs Part 1
Food Webs Part 2
Energy Flow in Food Chains
HANDOUT:


DAY 11
VIDEO:
Decomposers
Biogeochemical Cycles
The video is good, except for its description of the Nitrogen Cycle. Plants assimilate nitrogen as nitrate, not ammonia.
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DAY 11
SOIL




DAYS 12 & 13
POLLUTION
Acid Rain Animation (6 min)

DDT & biomagnification Animation (Amoeba sisters, 6 min)


Fertilizers Animation
Eutrophication Animation

DAY 14
POLLUTION VIRTUAL LAB


DAY 15 Chapter 3: What can governments, communities and individuals do about environmental problems?



UNIT TEST on FRIDAY NOVEMBER 20

ISU DUE JANUARY 18/19, 2016






CHEMISTRY