RUTH DOYLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
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This week we will wrap up our study of CELLS by discussing our cells lab, finishing the study guide, and completing our drawings of plant and animal cells. We will also spend some time comparing the similarities / differences between these types of cells and reviewing the 3 parts of the cell theory!
We will have a short quiz (25 points) over cells on Wednesday, October 26! (Study Guide)
After the quiz we will begin our study of photosynthesis and plants. As we study this concept, the students should continue working on their 2nd project... the 3D Cell Model which is due next Monday, October 31 for 40 points! (Instructions)
WEEK at a GLANCE:
Monday & Tuesday: Grade and discuss Cells Lab (24 points), finish study guide and grade (10 points), draw/label plant and animal cells on poster (16 points), review cell theory
Wednesday & Thursday: Cells Quiz (25 points), GC Question "How do plants get food and water?", Paper leaf model of photosynthesis (10 points)
Friday: Bill Nye "photosynthesis" video, Hand out photosynthesis poster
*** All links to the actual assignments are in blue! ***