Weekly outline

  • General

    Welcome to 7th Grade Life Science.

    This year in science we will be covering many interesting topics including Ecology, Genetics, Cells, Microscopes and much more.

    On this page you will find information about the daily happenings in science class including important due dates for homework, tests and projects.  There will also be additional resources to help support student learning.  Scroll down to see more!

    Mrs. Hilliard

    heidi.hilliard@district196.org

    Mr. Hoernke

    tim.hoernke@district196.org

    Mr. Abbott

    jeremy.abbott@district196.org

  • May 22 - May 28

    Learning Target Class Homework
    Monday

    I understand how traits are passed from parent to offspring

    I understand the probability of offspring inheriting certain traits

    Dragon Genetics

    Dragon Genetics was done on Google Classroom.  Be sure to turn it in via google classroom.
    Tuesday I understand the probability of offspring inheriting certain traits

    Punnett Square Practice

    Incomplete Dominance and Codominance

    Wednesday I can trace traits through a pedigree

    Monster Genetics

    Inherited vs. Acquired Traits

    Vocabulary 20 Quiz on Friday

    Thursday I can trace traits through a pedigree

    Pedigrees

    Genetic Engineering/Selective Breeding

    Friday I understand that in sexual reproduction the offspring recieves half of its chromosomes from each parent but in asexual reproduction an offspring recieves all of its chromosomes from one parent, making identical offspring.

    Vocab 20 Quiz

    Sexual vs. Asexual Reproduction

    Genetics Test is Friday June 2.  Study guide is attached to Moodle.  Students will not get a hard copy.