Biology Week 21

Previous: Week 20
Next: Week 22

Click here for tips on how to use the schedule.

Please let us know if you find a bad link in the schedule by reporting it in the comments section below.

Click here to return to the Biology schedule home page.

Want a printable schedule? Purchase one on the Guest Hollow High School Biology Curriculum product page!

Day 1Day 2Day 3Day 4Day 5
Guest Hollow’s High School Biology Textbook
Guest Hollow's Homeschool Biology TextbookChapter 14: Eukaryotes: Protists and Fungi

14.1 Introduction to Protists
14.2 Types of Protists14.3 Introduction to Fungi
WorkbookChapter 14.1 workbook pagesChapter 14.2 workbook pagesChapter 14.3 workbook pages
Writing Assignments
Labs
Illustrated Guide to Home Biology Experiments: All Lab, No Lecture (DIY Science)Illustrated Guide to Home Biology ExperimentsLab Session VIII-1: Investigating Protista
Guest Hollow LabsMicroscopic Life Kit

2nd option:
Microscopic Life – A Free Alternative
Set up 4 jars and fill each 1/2 filled with collected pond water. Put some chopped hay in one jar, a tsp. of rice in another, 1/4 tsp. egg yolk in another and 2 tsp. soil in the last. Place in a lighted area (but not direct sunlight) and culture for several days. On day 3, take a drop from each (use a new dropper for each jar) and make 4 slides to observe under the microscope. Make new slides and observe again several days later.
Apologetics and Creation Science
Evolution ExposedEvolution ExposedChapter 6: The Origin of Microorganisms
The Lie: EvolutionThe Lie: EvolutionChapter 1: Christianity is Under Attack
Other Resources
A World in a Drop of Water: Exploring with a MicroscopeA World in a Drop of WaterLet’s Go Hunting

A Circus Full of Life

The Amoeba
Paramecium

Algae
Euglena

Rotifers
The Hydra

The Flatworm
A World in a Drop of Water
(End of book)
Biology Coloring Workbook, 2nd Edition: An Easier and Better Way to Learn BiologyBiology Coloring WorkbookChapter 6- (p. 192) ProtozoaChapter 6 (p. 196) Simple AlgaeChapter 6 (p. 194) Slime molds
Videos
BrainPOPBrainPOPProtistsAlgaeProtozoaFungi
Planet Earth DVDsPlanet EarthEpisode 4
Amoeba in Motion
Extras
Google image search: Microscope slide: Amoeba proteusGoogle image search: Microscope slide: Paramecium caudatumGoogle image search: Microscope slide: Spirogyra (green algae) colonyGoogle image search: Microscope slide: EuglenaGoogle image search: Microscope slide: Hydra

Pond Scum  (a printable game about protozoa)
Suggestion: Draw and label the microscope slide images.

Leave a Comment