Class Calendar

Post Spring Break - March 29 - April 1

Biology 12 Honours

March 29 - Class time for peer review of inquiry assignment

March 31 - Review class

April 4 - Systems Test & Inquiry Assignment Due

  • group question: identifying and describing connections between systems
  • individual questions: your choose 3 system sections to answer (out of the 7 we have covered in class)

Biology 12

March 30, 2016 - Ms. Muirhead
The Brain!

REMINDER: Drug Inquiry Assignment is due April 1

Your journal should include all of the following:

Action Potentials:

1) a labelled diagram of an axomembrane at resting potential
2) a descriptive flow chart outlining the steps of an action potential.
3) the completed Action Potential Graph worksheet
4) an answer to the self-reflective question "How similar was your predicted graph to the actual graph?"

Synapses:

1) the labelled diagram of the parts of the synapse
2) the steps of synaptic transmission
3) Synapses question sheet (filled out and pasted in)

The Brain: (NEW)

1) a labelled diagram of the brain
2) the functions of the following 8 structures in the brain: cerebrum, corpus callosum, cerebellum, medulla oblongata, thalamus, hypothalamus, pituitary gland, meninges.


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