Welcome! Please sign in. I’ll be happy to answer any questions about the course. Please feel free to contact me at any time individually with student questions. Welcome to Honors Biology!. Trish Fortenbaugh [email protected] 541-1662 x238 Homework x1238.
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I’ll be happy to answer any questions about the course. Please feel free to contact me at any time individually with student questions.
Welcome to Honors Biology!
My science/education background…
B.S. Biology – Susquehanna University
Secondary Ed. Cert. – Susquehanna University
Masters of Science Education - LVC
Requirements for all classes:
3 ring binder with 5 dividers
Moodle – Online course format
Prepared for class
Topics for Honors Biology
Unit 1: Intro. to Biology & Living Things
Unit 2: The Chemistry of Life
Unit 3: Cell Structure and Function
Unit 4: Cellular Energy
Unit 5: Cell Division
Unit 6: DNA & Protein Synthesis
Unit 7: Genetics
Unit 8: Human Genetics
Unit 9: Biotechnology
Unit 10: Evolution
Unit 11: Ecology
*Daily participation grade
*Daily Do Nows/activators
*Midterm exam (January)
*Final exam (May)
*Portfolio (end of the year)
*Notebook checks (end of each marking period)
East High Grading Scale
A 90 – 100
B80 - 89
C 70 – 79
D60 - 69
Homework assignments, announcements, and daily class documents can be viewed on my Moodle Honors Biology page
General Course documents on my school Website
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If you wish to discuss the progress of your student in honors biology, please contact me via email or telephone and I will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
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