Ms. Jessica Morris Classroom

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Additional Web Resources

General Biology Resources for OGT Practice

  • OGT Practice

OGT Practice Tests

 

OGT Flashcards: Earth and Space Science

 

OGT Flash Cards: Life Science

 

OGT Flash Cards: Physical Science

 

OGT Flash Cards: Science Processes

Chapter 1: Biology in the 21st Century

  • Scientific Processes
  • Biology & Technology
  • Scientific Method

Brain Pop- Scientific Method

 

 

Chapter 2: Chemistry of Life

  • Atoms & Ions
  • Carbon-based Molecules
  • Enzymes
  • pH
  • Properties of water

Brain Pop- Atomic Model

 

Brain Pop- Isotopes

Chapter 3: Cell Structure and Function

  • Cell Membrane
  • Organelles
  • Diffusion
  • Osmosis

Brain Pop Cell Structures

 

Brain Pop- Cell Specialization

 

Cell Inspector: Match Organelles to Diagram

Chapter 4: Cells and Energy

  • ATP
  • Photosynthesis
  • Cellular Respiration
  • Fermentation

Matching Terms Game

Chapter 5: Cell Growth and Division

  • Mitosis
  • Cytokinesis
  • Asexual Reproduction

Nobel Prize: Control of the Cell Cycle Game

 

Chapter 6: Meiosis and Mendel

  • Chromosomes
  • Meiosis
  • Mendel and Heredity
  • Traits, Genes, Alleles
  • Probability

Brain Pop- Heredity

 

Chapter 7: Extending Mendelia Genetics

  • Chromosomes and Phenotype
  • Blood Typing
  • Incomplete dominance
  • Codominance
  • Sex-Linked Traits
  • Pedigree

 

Chapter 8: From DNA to Proteins

  • Structure of DNA
  • Replication
  • Translation
  • Transcription
  • Mutation

Nobel Prize: DNA Matching Game

 

Protein Synthesis Drag and Drop

 

Chapter 9: Frontiers of Biotechnology

  • Copying DNA
  • Recombinant DNA
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Electrophoresis

Electrophoresis Simulation

 

Chapter 10: Principles of Evolution

  • Early Ideas
  • Darwin’s Observations
  • Natural Seclection
  • Evidence of Evolution

Darwin Evolution Survival Game

Chapter 11: The Evolution of Populations

  • Genetic Variation
  • Mechanisms
  • Hardy-Weinberg
  • Speciation through Isolation
  • Genetic Drift

 

Chapter 12: The History of Life

  • The Fossil Record
  • Geologic Time Scale
  • Origin of life
  • Radioactive Decay

 

Chapter 13: Principles of Ecology

  • Relationships
  • Biotic vs abiotic
  • Energy in ecosystems
  • Food chains
  • Food webs
  • Biogeochemical Cycles

 

Chapter 14: Interactions in Ecosystems

  • Habitat and Niche
  • Community interactions
  • Population Growth
  • Lynx-and Hare
  • Ecological Succession

 

Chapter 15 The Biosphere

  • Biomes
  • Climate
  • Ecosystems

 

Chapter 16: Human Impact on Ecosystems

  • Human Population Growth
  • Natural Resources
  • Air Quality
  • Water Quality
  • Conservation

Brain Pop- Ecosystems

Chapter 17: The Tree of Life

  • Linnean System of Classification
  • Domains and Kingdoms
  • Dichotomous Key
  • Cladogram

Drag and Drop Classifications in Order

Chapter 18: Viruses and Prokaryotes

  • Viral Structure and Reproduction
  • Viral Diseases
  • Bacteria and Archaea
  • Bacterial Diseases
  • Antibiotics

Center for Disease Control

Mayo Clinic

Chapter 19: Protists and Fungi

  • Animallike protists
  • Plantlike protists
  • Funguslike protists
  • Diversity of fungi

View Protists and Fungi with Virtual Microscope

 

 

Brain Pop- Protists

Unit 7: Plants

Chapter 20-22

  • Origin of Plant life
  • Classification of Flowering Plants
  • Plant Structure
  • Plant Growth and Reproduction

Test Plant Environment Virtual Lab

 

Unit8: Animals

Chapter 23-27

  • Invertebrate Diversity
  • Vertebrate Diversity
  • Animal Behavior

Brain Pop- Invertebrates

 

Brain Pop- Vertebrates

 

 

Unit 9: Human Biology

Chapter 28-34

  • Human Systems and Homeostasis
  • Nervous and Endocrine systems
  • Respiratory and Circulatory systems
  • Immune system and disease
  • Digestive and excretory systems
  • Protection, support and movement
  • Reproduction and Development

Brain Pop- Immune Systems

 

Brain Pop- Digestion

 

Brain Pop- Bone Structure

 

Brain Pop- Respiratory System

 

Nobel Prize Immune System Game

 

 

 


 

 

 

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