Organisms Information

This Organisms Information unit also includes:

The focus of this biology unit includes four lessons covering taxonomy, cladograms, the six kingdoms, and virus types. Each lesson includes activators/summarizers, notes, worksheets, and an assessment. One hands-on activity, a research paper, and a lab are also included.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Use the research paper assignment as an individual or small-group project
  • Create a crossword puzzle to reinforce vocabulary
Classroom Considerations

  • HIV Infection Lab uses "test tube sex" to demonstrate how HIV can be spread
  • Read through the presentation options to decide which ones are best for the class situation
Pros

  • Vocabulary is broken into essential and supplemental groups
  • PowerPoint presentations have high-quality graphics
  • Presentation includes presenter copy, student copy, and note taking copy to allow flexibility in the classroom
  • Comes with a research paper rubric
Cons

  • None
Common Core