Culturally Responsive Assignment. By Mike Gauen. Classroom Demographics. 27 students (9 th grade biology) 85% African-American, 15% Latino 2 EH students, 3 LD students, 1 MiMH student 2 of the Latino students are in ESL program High mobility rate
Culturally Responsive Assignment
By Mike Gauen
27 students (9th grade biology)
85% African-American, 15% Latino
2 EH students, 3 LD students, 1 MiMH student
2 of the Latino students are in ESL program
High mobility rate
Average reading level (2nd-3rd grade)
Activity should be simple and short (1-2 days)
Homework should involve a parent (for high mobility parents)
Needs translations and pictures
Use standardized curriculum
Limiting Factor: A factor that causes population growth to decrease.
Population: a group of individuals of the same species that live in the same geographic region
When populations become crowded, organisms compete with one another for limited resources.
Predator: Organism that lives by preying on another organism.
Parasite: An organism that grows, feeds, and is sheltered on or in a different organism.
Disease: an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning