Biology Lesson Plans

Subject:

Biology

Period(s):

1 & 6

Day

Framework or Strand

Student Learning Expectation or Objective

Teaching Strategy and Activities

Assignments

Materials or Resources

Monday

BI-LS3-3

Topic 4: Genetic Variations in Organisms

Apply concepts of statistics and probability to explain the variation and distribution of expressed traits in a population.

DIFFERENTIATION:  Written and Nonlinguistic representation of vocabulary understanding.

ACTIVITY:

ACT Aspire 1 Review and Reinforcement

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Biology Textbook

Tuesday

BI-LS4-4

Topic 5: Evolution by Natural Selection

Construct an explanation based on evidence for how natural selection leads to adaptation of populations.

DIFFERENTIATION:  Written and Nonlinguistic representation of vocabulary understanding.

CONVERSATION

Natural Selection in Populations

Lamarck’s Theory of Evolution

 

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Biology Textbook

 

Wednesday

BI-LS4-4

Topic 5: Evolution by Natural Selection

Construct an explanation based on evidence for how natural selection leads to adaptation of populations.

DIFFERENTIATION:

Hands-on Interaction Strategy

CONVERSATION

Natural Selection in Populations

Darwin’s Theory of Evolution

 

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Biology Textbook

Thursday

BI-LS4-4

Topic 5: Evolution by Natural Selection

Construct an explanation based on evidence for how natural selection leads to adaptation of populations.

DIFFERENTIATION:

Hands-on Interaction Strategy

ASSESSMENT

Heredity and Genetic Variation Exam

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Biology Textbook

Friday

BI-LS3-3

Topic 4: Genetic Variations in Organisms

Apply concepts of statistics and probability to explain the variation and distribution of expressed traits in a population.

DIFFERENTIATION:

Hands-on Interaction Strategy

APPLICATION:

ACT Aspire Practice 2

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Biology Textbook