Friday, January 22, 2010

Back at it, S2

Semester 1 was a success, with 61% of students earning an A or B. Pretty good for a hard class.
Semester 2 began today with the introduction of pf the pBLU genetic engineering lab. In this extended lab, students are challenged to genetically modify E. Coli bacteria. We will test the bacteria to see if it worked. This is a challenging experiment using specific techniques. It requires serious attention to detail, and serious study time.
The attached notes explain some of what we read in class.

Sunday, January 10, 2010


We have completed the Scientific Literacy paper. Your revisions must be done by Friday Jan 15 in order to upload the papers to your digital archive.
Success Day: the only acceptable thing for seniors is a late reflection or a late paper. No late homework from 2009.
Final Exam. Attached is the review guide. Everything on the review guide is on the final.
And here's the review guide vocabulary we made on Friday: