IMPORTANT! Please check Biology Grade in Skyward.
Online Textbook: McGrawHill <- Link to instructions. Once logged in, be sure to click:
Tutoring: Eagle Hour (B-lunch-second half) on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays
Conference Time: 10:00 – 10:45 am (4th Period). Available for after school conferences if needed (2:55-3:30).
Weekly Reminder: Students are to study some everyday.
Biology can be a challenging course, but with effort you can be successful and love biology!
I hope that when this year is over you will understand how exciting the world can be when looked at through the eyes of a scientist.
About the Course . . .
Biology means the study of life and will emphasize the basic structure and function of living things. Our content will center around the following units:
Lab Safety & Biology Introduction
Cells Structure & Function
DNA & Cell Cycle
Gene Expression & Mutations
Meiosis & Genetics
Taxonomy & Classification
Energy & Botany
- Be Prompt
- Be Prepared
- Be Productive
- Be Polite
- Be a Dawson Eagle
The following resources are below:
- Biology Syllabus for Mrs. Tipton's class
- Biology Safety Agreement
- Biology Lab Safety Rules
Biology Lab Safety Rules
Study for Safety Quiz. Remember, students must make a 90 or higher to participate in labs.