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Brant Gast » Ecology

Ecology

 

Overview:

Welcome back.  I hope everyone had a restful and fun time off for winter break.  BTW, Happy New Year. I am not going to Jinx it, so, let us just jump right back into the swing of things. Starting a new course.  Some of you may be new, do not worry it will go great. We will start slowly but ramp up.  The work is sometimes challenging, and it is consistent, so, do not get behind.

Week at a Glance:

4 Jan - Students are off 😊.  Curve files are open for those wanting to get a jump on the material 

5 Jan – Begin Intro to Ecology Slides, taking notes in Student Notetaker, Hybrid-B & DL students to review Backyard Ecology assignment. General class overview, expectations, and Q&A with Zoom and in-class

6 Jan – Work on Backyard Ecology assignment 

7 Jan – Continue work on Ecology Intro slides and note-taking, start Homework Packet (numbers to be issued later in the week)

8 Jan – Turn-in Homework portion. Quiz prep on own, it will happen beginning of next week.

Assignments Due This Week: (All work can be emailed, or shown in class on day due or prior)

  1. Homework – Due: 8 Jan, EDD (1400)
  2. Quiz – Due 11 Jan, EDD (1400)

Upcoming Test Date: none

Announcements/Reminders:

  1. Virtual students Zoom every Tuesday & Friday. Zoom Links are posted in Curve.
  2. Students need to complete attendance in Curve daily.
  3. Assignments can be turned in hard copy on the day or prior, email 

 

Overview:

Continuing this week with intro to Ecology.  Follow the pacing for each section of slides and you will be good to go.  The quiz is not Monday, 11 Jan, we are going to shift it as some of the information is on the second set of slides. While it looks slow this week, stay on pace with the homework and Task Cards.  The whole packet will be due at one time with the Task Cards.  Next week there will be another Quiz, the Test and all of the material turned in.

 

Week at a Glance:

11 Jan – Reviewing slides 27-37, taking the applicable notes in the notetaker. Homework questions: 13, 14, 16, 18, 24, 39, 40, 43, 51, 66

12 Jan – Complete the homework referenced above and Task Cards 12-18, prepare for quiz

13 Jan – Take Quiz #1.  Download Quiz, complete, be sure to save as your name and per, then email.  In-person students will submit during class. 

14 Jan – Slides 38-58, complete the notetaker and begin homework: 1-4, 15, 19-23, 41, 42, 44-46, 53, 56, 67-69

15 Jan – Finish above referenced homework questions and Task Cards, 19-29.

 

Assignments Due This Week: (All work can be emailed, or shown in class on day due or prior)

  1. Quiz #1– Due: 13 Jan, EDD (1400)

Upcoming Test Date: none

Announcements/Reminders:

  1. Virtual students Zoom every Tuesday & Friday. Zoom Links are posted in Curve.
  2. Students need to complete attendance in Curve daily.
  3. Assignments can be turned in hard copy on the day or prior, email 

 

Overview:

While we are only having 4 days this week, we will get through the rest of Unit 1 – Intro to Ecology.  Do not procrastinate.  I am giving plenty of time to complete the homework, task cards, worksheets, and prepare for the test.  On Friday, if you have any questions about assignments, jump in the zoom at the start time.  I will address any issues and be collecting all the work

 

Week at a Glance:

19 Jan – Slides 59-80, in your notetaker. Homework, finish package, questions: 5, 6, 17, 25-28, 47-50, 57, 70-72.  If you have any blank – go ahead and finish it.  I may have missed it earlier in the week.  At this point we are fully complete with the homework packet.

20 Jan – Complete the homework referenced above and Task Cards 30-43, prepare for quiz, Begin Habitat and Niche Worksheet

21 Jan – Take Quiz #2.  Download Quiz, complete, be sure to save as your name and per, then email.  In-person students will submit during class. 

22 Jan – Habitat and Niche Worksheet, review time during Zoom, review questions and hard to find answers in homework and task cards.  All students invited to Zoom for review, not mandatory for Hybrid A & B (yes, C must be here with me)

 

Assignments Due This Week: (All work can be emailed, or shown in class on day due or prior)

  1. Quiz #2– Due: 21 Jan, EDD (1400)
  2. Habitat and Niche Worksheet – Due: 22 Jan, EDD (1400)
  3. Homework Packet – Due 25 Jan
  4. Task Cards – Due 25 Jan

Upcoming Test Date: 26 Jan, Unit 1 Test

Announcements/Reminders:

  1. Virtual students Zoom every Tuesday & Friday. Zoom Links are posted in Curve.
  2. Students need to complete attendance in Curve daily.
  3. Assignments can be turned in hard copy on the day or prior, email