SC.O.BII.2: Students will demonstrate knowledge, understanding and applications of scientific facts, concepts, principles, theories, and models as delineated in the objectives; demonstrate an understanding of the interrelationships among physics, chemistry, biology and the earth and space sciences. apply knowledge, understanding and skills of science subject matter/concepts to daily life experiences.

SC.O.BII.2.1: correlate functional groups to unique properties of organic molecules to biochemical pathways.

 Dehydration Synthesis

SC.O.BII.2.2: describe the transfer of energy during condensation and hydrolysis reactions of organic molecules (e.g., ATP, enzyme substrate and active site).

 Dehydration Synthesis

SC.O.BII.2.3: summarize the electrochemical gradients in various cells and their corresponding environments.

 Cell Structure
 Paramecium Homeostasis

SC.O.BII.2.5: examine the flow of energy through specific molecules in light dependent and light independent photosynthesis reactions, glycolysis, Kreb?s cycle, EPS, and fermentation.

 Cell Energy Cycle
 Food Chain
 Interdependence of Plants and Animals
 Photosynthesis Lab

SC.O.BII.2.6: interpret important research leading to the current knowledge of molecular genetics (e.g., Griffith, Avery, Hershey & Chase, Chargaff, Franklin & Wilkins and Waston & Crick).

 Chicken Genetics

SC.O.BII.2.9: analyze the process of DNA replication including DNA polymerase, semi-conservative replication and base-pairing.

 Building DNA
 RNA and Protein Synthesis

SC.O.BII.2.11: demonstrate the role of DNA in determining phenotype and illustrate ways of controlling and regulating expression and function of genes.

 DNA Fingerprint Analysis
 Human Karyotyping
 Microevolution

SC.O.BII.2.12: distinguish between chromosomal and gene mutations and their potential effects.

 Evolution: Mutation and Selection

SC.O.BII.2.13: analyze a karyotype to determine chromosomal abnormalities.

 Human Karyotyping

SC.O.BII.2.14: predict phenotypic ratios of crosses involving pleiotropy, epistasis, multiple alleles and polygenic inheritance.

 Chicken Genetics
 Evolution: Mutation and Selection
 Microevolution
 Mouse Genetics (One Trait)
 Mouse Genetics (Two Traits)
 Natural Selection

SC.O.BII.2.16: analyze the criteria for classifications of protists (e.g., motility, cellular structures, reproduction, energy sources).

 Cell Structure

SC.O.BII.2.17: survey the fungi kingdom (e.g., characteristics, reproduction, relationship to humans and the ecosystem).

 Prairie Ecosystem

SC.O.BII.2.18: compare and contrast members of the plant kingdom in terms of their reproductive systems.

 Pollination: Flower to Fruit

SC.O.BII.2.21: examine types of innate and learned animal behaviors (e.g., competitive, reproductive, social, cyclic, and communication).

 Prairie Ecosystem

Correlation last revised: 3/29/2010

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