5/13/19 Today we will finish reviewing for our Student Growth Measure test, also known as the final. The final will take place tomorrow, Tuesday. Wednesday will be a catch up day for any missing work. Wednesday will be our last day for class!
5/6/19 Today we have our quiz covering fish and amphibians. Wednesday the 8th we will have a quiz covering reptiles and birds. Friday the 10th we will have out mammals quiz. On Tuesday the 14th, we will have out final exam. Wednesday the 22nd is Commencement!
4/29/19 We will be starting our Fish and Amphibian unit this week. We will have a quiz covering fish next Monday, 5/6. I will be out of the classroom Monday through Wednesday due to End of Course testing. I could possibly be out of the classroom Thursday and Friday as well.
4/22/19 We continue in our unit on Mollusks and Echinoderms. Be prepared for a quiz early next week.
4/15/19 We continue on our unit on Mollusks and Echinoderms. We have a unit test this Tuesday the 16th. We will be working on a study guide in class in order to prepare. We’re nearing the finish line line, so don’t give up, push harder, and keep on!
4/8/19 We are finished with worms! and will start on unit 5 which covers Mollusks and Echinoderms. We will have our unit test on Tuesday the 16th. The coloring packet is due that day as well. Please get your make up work in asap as grades go in this week.
3/25/19 We continue on our unit 4 on Worms! We have already covered flatworms and roundworms and quizzed over them. We will continue with our segmented worm section. We will have our unit test covering worms on Thursday the 28th.
3/18/19 We will have a quiz today on flatworms. It will cover identifying parts in a Planaria picture, the life style of blood and liver flukes, the tapeworm anatomy, and general facts of flatworms. Know that Nematoda are flukes, Cestoda are tapeworms, and Turbellaria are Planaria and Bipalium. We will continue with our Worms! unit after that. We will have our roundworms quiz this Thursday the 21st. Friday we will start on the segmented worm section.
3/11/19 We start on our Worms! unit 4 today. I hope you all have submitted your Porifera and Cnidaria projects already.
3/4/19 Today we will finish our Cnidaria notes and tomorrow we will fill out our study guide and write our “cheat sheets.” We will take our test covering unit 3, Porifera and Cnidarians on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday we will do a summative project for the unit. We will then start on unit 4, Worms.
2/25/19 “The Cask of Amontillado” Welcome back! I hope you had a great break. We just started our Unit 3 on Porifera, which is also know as sponges.
2/11/19 We are still continuing with Unit 2 covering animal characteristics and organization. Out unit test will be this Tuesday, then we will stat unit 3.
2/4/19 We are continuing with Unit 2 covering animal characteristics and organization. We will start cladograms on Wednesday and we will work on a cladogram project Thursday and some of Friday. We will be in the media center in Thursday.
1/28/19 We will have a snow day tomorrow. On Wednesday, we will have out Unit 2 quiz. Please study!
1/22/19 We are starting our second unit. We will have a unit test next week.
1/14/19 We are on the Ecology unit which covers ecosystems, niches, environmental factors, and biomass. We will be having a quiz this coming Thursday.
1/7/19 Welcome back to another semester at Wheeler High School. Let’s make it a good one. I am here to help you any way I can for you to be successful!