Biology Week 1-3

We are getting close to progress reports!!!!

This week

Our notes this week are a bit complicated. We will complete these in class. At home I need you to read Chapter 2 and work on the Vocabulary words found on page. I am also going to ask that you complete some questions from the book regarding the material we will be covering.

Don't forget to get your vocabulary corrections to me by Thursday... this Friday is the end of the three weeks grading for progress reports... I want to make sure I post your best grade!!!!!

Vocabulary and Questions from book.

Terms we need to know this week:

Biotic, Abiotic, Population, Biosphere, Community, Ecosystem, Biome, Habitat, Niche

Predation, Competition, Symbiosis, Commensalism, Mutualism, Parasitism

Autotroph, Heterotroph, Herbivore, Carnivore, Omnivore, detritivore, Trophic level

Food Chain, Food web, Biomass, Denitrification, Nitrogen fixation

A lot of these terms should be a review. Some are already in our notes. Check and make sure you have all of these either in your notes or on a note card by Friday.

This week's work at home:

Questions on p. 53 # 1-13