Mrs. Callie Fine                 

OCS Biology and Curriculum Assistance 2017-2018.



Dear Parents and Students,

The following is information for OCS Biology.  


First Period (8:00 - 9:30)


Rules and Expectations:

Be on time to class.

No book bags allowed in class.

Follow dress code procedures.

Have materials ready prior to class starting (2 pencils, notebook, red pen, highlighter).

No eating, drinking, or chewing gum in class.

Leave classroom neat upon departure.

Be respectful to teachers and peers.

Participate in all classroom activities.

Complete homework on time.

Keep notebooks organized.

Times available for Parent Conference (by appointment only) Monday – Friday (

Overview of Biology

Unit One: Living and Nonliving Things

Unit Two: Ecology


Unit Three: Cells


Unit Four: Cell Transport


Unit Five: Organic Compounds


Unit Six: Photosynthesis and Cell Respiration


Unit Seven: DNA


Unit Eight: Protein Synthesis


Unit Nine: Cell Division


Unit Ten: Genetics


Unit Eleven: Biotechnology


Unit Twelve: Classification


Unit Thirteen: Evolution/Natural Selection


Unit Fourteen: Adaptations


Unit Fifteen: Humans and The Environment

Classwork: 25%

  • Project: 25%
  • Job Performance: 25%
  • Test: 25% 



You are required to make up any work you miss within 5 days of returning back to school. Please contact me at 242-3400 if you are going to be absent from class. If I do not hear from you, I will be contacting you myself. This is part of your grade for Biology.


Communicate with your teacher:



If at any time during the semester you have a question or concern, please call me at

242-3400.  The best time to reach me would be before school or between the hours of 1:30 and 3:00.  I can also be reached at  I know this will be a great semester and I am looking forward to working with you and your child! This is my third year at Charles B. Aycock and I am so excited to be working with your child! 


Callie Fine