• BIOLOGY

     

    SUSQUEHANNA TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL

    2019-2020

    1. TUTHILL

    221

    Biology-MC

     

    Grades:  9-12

    Length:  36 weeks

    Periods per cycle:  6

     

    Course Description:  This course is designed to assist students in increasing their understanding of the environment in which we live, and how human activities impact the environment.

     

    Attendance:  Regular attendance at school is essential to learning.  If a student is absent from class, it is that student’s responsibility to pick up the missed work from Ms. Tuthill.  All missed work must be turned in within five days of the student’s return to school.

     

    Topics (may include, but not limited to):

    • Biology Basics
    • Chemical Bases of Life
    • Homeostasis and Transport
    • Bioenergetics
    • Cell Division
    • Genetics
    • Evolution
    • Ecology

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Social and Academic Requirements: Follow the district-wide SOAR expectations

     

    Safety

    Ownership/Accountability

    Respect

    Keep your body in control and keep your hands, feet and objects to yourself

    Be honest

    Listen to and value other’s opinions

    Report safety concerns to an adult as soon as possible

    Own your choices and actions

    Do use language that is appropriate for all settings and that does not include profanity

    Walk at all times

    Model good sportsmanship

    Use appropriate volume for all settings

    Follow the safety rules in every setting

    Do your best to be prepared for all settings

    Value cultural differences

     

    Finish your work to the best of your ability

    Be kind and polite to peers and adults through words and actions

     

    Learn from your mistakes

    Care for your property and the property of others

     

    Be on time

     

     

    Take an active role in your learning

     

     

    Follow directions the first time they are given

     

     

     

     

    Evaluation: STHS has a numerical grading system:  Grades 50-59/F are failing, grades 60/P and above are passing.

                                            90-100 = A

                                            80-89 = B

                                            70-79 = C

                                            60-69 = D

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     ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

     

     

    SUSQUEHANNA TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL

    2019-2020

    1. TUTHILL

    221

    Biology-MC

     

    Grades:  9-12

    Length:  36 weeks

    Periods per cycle:  6

     

    Course Description:  This course is designed to assist students in increasing their understanding of the environment in which we live, and how human activities impact the environment.

     

    Attendance:  Regular attendance at school is essential to learning.  If a student is absent from class, it is that student’s responsibility to pick up the missed work from Ms. Tuthill.  All missed work must be turned in within five days of the student’s return to school.

     

    Topics (may include, but not limited to):

    • Biology Basics
    • Chemical Bases of Life
    • Homeostasis and Transport
    • Bioenergetics
    • Cell Division
    • Genetics
    • Evolution
    • Ecology

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Social and Academic Requirements: Follow the district-wide SOAR expectations

     

    Safety

    Ownership/Accountability

    Respect

    Keep your body in control and keep your hands, feet and objects to yourself

    Be honest

    Listen to and value other’s opinions

    Report safety concerns to an adult as soon as possible

    Own your choices and actions

    Do use language that is appropriate for all settings and that does not include profanity

    Walk at all times

    Model good sportsmanship

    Use appropriate volume for all settings

    Follow the safety rules in every setting

    Do your best to be prepared for all settings

    Value cultural differences

     

    Finish your work to the best of your ability

    Be kind and polite to peers and adults through words and actions

     

    Learn from your mistakes

    Care for your property and the property of others

     

    Be on time

     

     

    Take an active role in your learning

     

     

    Follow directions the first time they are given

     

     

     

     

    Evaluation: STHS has a numerical grading system:  Grades 50-59/F are failing, grades 60/P and above are passing.

                                            90-100 = A

                                            80-89 = B

                                            70-79 = C

                                            60-69 = D