Instructor Information: Wanda Kraemer
Bachelor Science:  Saint Cloud State College
Master of Arts in Education:  Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Phone (Office):  (320) 274-8208 ext 3320 or 3301
E-Mail:  wkraemer@annandale.k12.mn.us
Web Page:  www.annandale.k12.mn.us

Office Hours:  3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily; or as needed during the day by appointment.

***ALL COURSEWORK AND CALENDAR WILL BE AVAILABLE ON MOODLE***


Course Description:
The main focus of this course is Ecology, the science and technology of the environment and the relationships within, Cell Biology, the science and technology of the structure and function of the plant and animal cell, and Genetics, the science and technology of the inheritance of physical characteristics.

Unit 1: Chapters 1 - The Science of Biology. (1-2 week)
Unit 2: Chapters 3, 4, 5 - Intro to Ecology (2 weeks)
Unit 3: Chapter 6 – Human Ecology (1-2 weeks)
Unit 4: Chapters 7, 8, 9, 10 – Cell Structure and function. (2-3 weeks)

- END OF FIRST QUARTER -

Unit 5: Chapters: 11 & 12 - Intro to Genetics (2-3 weeks)
Unit 6: Chapters 13 & 14 – Applied Genetics (2-3 weeks)
Unit 7: Chapters 15, 16, 17, 18 – Change Over Time and Classification.(1-2 weeks)
Unit 8: Chapters 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 – Animal Diversity and Behavior (2 weeks)

*Schedule may change throughout a quarter.