Syllabus

Mrs. Callie Fine                 

OCS Biology and Curriculum Assistance 2017-2018.

 

 teacher

Dear Parents and Students,

The following is information for OCS Biology.  

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: calliefine@wcps.org

 

 

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 calliefine@wcps.org.  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