Friday, October 30, 2009

Research paper materials

Here's a pile of handouts that scaffold the research paper.
The project overview explains what is expected (defines the assignment)
The calendar explains what happens when.
How to research explain just that.
The source evaluations help you decide if a website is credible (good; believable)

Friday, October 23, 2009

Fatty Review guide

Here's a pdf of the Fatty Boom-Batty review. We completed this in class today. Use the questions marked as pre-writing to guide your essay.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Gene to Protein

"The central dogma of modern biology" (F. Crick, 1959)
Loads of lecture notes attached... All the Keynotes form the G 2 P stuff is in he pdf here:

Thursday, October 8, 2009

Test 1 Booster

A few students (5 or 6) have expressed concern about their grade; they feel they let themselves down on the first test and have asked for options. Here is the option: Complete the Booster assignment super-well, and you may be able to raise your test grade by 10% (C- to B-).
If you got a B- or better on the test, I wouldn't spend the time on the booster; it's hard because I have very high expectations.

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

notes and more

Check out the PDF of the class notes!
And the PDF of the review page we all filled out...