Hello everyone,

Below, I have placed two links.  One for my AP/IB Biology II students and the other for my IB Biology III students.  These links will take you to our course syllabi, should you need to print another copy, or for a quick reference.

Earth/Space Science

EarthSpaceScienceSyllabus.docx

Marine Science Honors I

MarineScienceHonorsISyllabus.docx

Remind account information:

Earth/Space Science: Text my class code @mralanbwe to 81010 or 850-851-0577 Remind Phone.  Reply to the message from the Remind team with your first and last name, and you're in!

Marine Science Honors I: Text my class code @mralanbwel to 81010 or 850-851-0577 Remind Phone.  Reply to the message from the Remind team with your first and last name, and you're in!

Quizlet account information for Earth/Space Science courses.

First, sign up on www.quizlet.com.

Then, please utilize the search feature to locate me using my tag: awells123456

Finally, locate and click on my Earth/Space Science course, amongst the list of all my course.  

Click on this course, and it will pull up vocabulary practice, etc. for students to utilize on their phones and personal computers.

Lesson Plan Timeline:

Dates: August 13-17

  • Distribute Syllabus and discuss classroom policies and procedures
  • Establish class seating chart
  • Distribute Remind contract for parent/guardian signature
  • Student sign up for Remind
  • Earth/Space: Complete textbook survey
  • Earth/Space: Review "What is Earth Space' PowerPoint
  • Earth/Space: Review Quizlet "Chapter 1 Vocabulary".  Can be found under awells123456, then under my Earth/Space course, then Chapter 1.
  • Marine Science Honors I: Complete World Map of Oceanography
  • Marine Science Honors I: Complete Local Waterways Map

Dates: August 20-24

Marine Science Honors I 

  • Marine Science Honors I: August 20th, Test covering World Map and Local Waterways Map.  50 questions.  You will be shown both maps we completed in class and have to identify specific continents, oceans, seas, capes, gulfs, capes, bays, and rivers.
  • August 21st: History of Oceanography Worksheet
  • August 22nd: Chapter 1 Crossword Puzzle
  • August 23rd and 24th Timeline of Oceanography

Earth/Space Science

  • August 20th, sign up for Remind and Quizlet and utilize the computers to review for Chapter 1 Vocabulary Quiz
  • August 21st, Chapter 1 Vocabulary Quiz, and distribution of Chapter 1 Study Guide material
  • August 22nd, PowerPoint lecture covering the Scientific Method, Graphing, and SI units
  • August 23rd, distribution of Chapter 1 Study Guide material
  • Finish Study Guide.

Dates: August 27-31

Marine Science Honors I

  • August 27th: Manatee Code Red Video and worksheet
  • August 28th: Chapter 1 Test Review worksheet
  • August 29th: Chapter 1 Test
  • August 30th: Ocean floor profile/Chapter 2 Questions
  • August 31st: Chapter 2 Questions

Earth/Space Science

  • August 27th: Chapter 1 Test Review
  • August 28th: Chapter 1 Test: 29 Questions (True/False, compare/contrast, and matching).
  • August 29th: National Geographic Video "Nature's Fury:
  • August 30th: Chapter 2 Vocabulary worksheet, due at end of class.
  • August 31st: Utilize Quizlet to study Chapter 2 Vocabulary on Computer

Dates: September 5-7

Marine Science Honors I

  • September 6-7: Drain The Ocean Video and Guide

Earth/Space Science

  • September 6-7: Chapter 2 Latitudes and Longitudes PowerPoint and Activity

Dates: September 10-14

Marine Science Honors I

  • September 10th: Earth's Crust/Plate Boundaries/Lithosphere and Asthenosphere Worksheet.
  • September 11th: Lecture Chapter 2
  • September 12th: Chapter 2 Test Review
  • September 13th: Chapter 2 Test
  • September 14th: Chemistry Vocabulary

Earth/Space Science

  • September 10th: Chapter 2 Vocabulary Quiz
  • September 11th and 12th: Small scale map and topographic map Worksheets.
  • September 13th: Chapter 2 Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle
  • September 14th: Chapter 3 Vocabulary

Dates: September 17-21

Marine Science Honors I

  • September 17th: Chemical/Physical features of Ocean Crossword Chapter 3
  • September 18th: Chemical/Physical features of Ocean Crossword Chapter 3
  • September 19th: Water Properties Notes
  • September 20th and 21st: Water Properties Laboratory

Earth/Space Science

  • September 17th: Chapter 3 Vocabulary
  • September 18th:Building Blocks of Matter
  • September 19th: Chapter 3 Lecture
  • September 20th: Vocab Review on Quizlet
  • September 21st: Chapter 3 Vocabulary Quiz

Dates: September 24-28

Marine Science Honors I

  • Physical and Chemical Properties of Water Laboratory (Week Long)

Earth/Space Science

  • September 24-26th: Illustrations that will represent Chapter 3 Terms
  • September 27-28th: Finish Lecture on Chapter 3.

Dates: October 1-5

Marine Science Honors I

  • October 1st: Laboratory write ups due.  Complete test review sheet.
  • October 2nd: Test
  • October 3rd-5th: TBD

Earth/Space Science

  • October 1-3rd: Finish Chapter 3 Lecture
  • October 4th: Chapter 3 Test Review
  • October 5th: Chapter 3 Test

Dates: October 16-19

Marine Science Honors I

  • October 16th : 1st 9 Weeks Notebook Test
  • October 17th: Current Notes
  • October 18th: Current Maps
  • October 19th: Video: Killer Shockwaves with notes

Earth/Space Science

  • October 16th: Chapter 4 Vocabulary Quiz
  • October 17th - 19th Chapter 4 Lecture

Dates: October 22-25

Marine Science Honors I

  • October 22-25: Finish Tidal Marigram, Water Current Map, Killer Shockwave video notes.
  • October 22-25: Finish Turtle Notes and Reptile Worksheet.
  • October 24: PSAT/SAT

Earth/Space Science

  • October 22-23: Lecture Notes and TDQ Quartz Worksheet
  • October 24: PSAT/SAT
  • October 25-26: Mineral Worksheet

Dates: October 29-November 2

Marine Science Honors I

  • October 29-30 Test Review
  • October 31st Test

Earth/Space Science

  • October 29-November 1: Mineral Identification Laboratory and Rock forming mineral worksheet
  • November 2: Finish lecture on Chapter 4

Dates: December 10-14

Marine Science Honors I

  • December 10: Finish Porifera Laboratory
  • December 11: Chapters 5, 6, 7 Test Review
  • December 12: Chapters 5, 6, 7 Test
  • December 13: Video
  • December 14 TBD

Earth/Space Science

  • December 10: Chapter 6 Test Review
  • December 11: Chapter 6 Test
  • December 12-13: Final Review

Dates: January 8-12

Marine Science Honors I

  • January 8: Introduction to Mollusca Worksheet and Word Search
  • January 9: Mollucs Crossword
  • January 10 and 11Comparison of classes of Mollusks Chart and Mollusca Anatomy Sheet

Earth/Space Science

  • January 8: Introduction to Weathering Worksheet
  • January 9: Define terms in Chapter 7
  • January 10: Begin Lecture on Chapter 7
  • January 11: Chapter 7 Vocabulary Quiz

Regards, Mr. Wells