Degrees and Certifications:
IMPORTANT! Please check Biology Grade in Skyward.
Online Textbook: McGrawHill <- Link to instructions. Once logged in, be sure to click:
Tutoring: Every morning (except Wednesdays) from 6:45-7:10 am and Lunch Tutorials (Wednesday & Friday during B Lunch).
When meetings come up, I will post on my whiteboard when I am unavailble for tutorials.
Conference Time: 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Available for after school conferences if needed (2:40-3:20).
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:
Safety & Biology Introduction
DNA & Cell Cycle
Meiosis & Genetics
Taxonomy & Kingdoms
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
- Cheating Policy
- Biology Safety Agreement
- Biology Lab Safety Rules
- Safety Symbols & Vocab.
- Remind 101 for Mrs. Tipton's class
- Setting Up Biology Notebook