Mr. Hoffner's  Classroom

Pantego Christian Academy
2201 Park Row Dr. 
Arlington, Tx 76013 
(817) 460-3315

Anatomy





                          3rd Quarter

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Introduction to Neurology

Basic nerve cell 

Afferent nerves
Efferent nerves
Unipolar neuron
Bipolar neuron
Multipolar neuron 
Synapse
Axon
Dendrite
Neurotransmitters 

 No Homework Wednesdays

January 4th














Wikiversity

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Divisions of the Brain

HHMI video 

Mayo Clinic video: Tremors 

  •   Sulcus
  • Gyrus
  •   Fissure 

The 4 parts of the Brain
  1. Brain stem
  2. Diencephalon
  3. Cerebellum
  4.  Cerebrum 

January 5th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Protection of the brain


Functional division of neurons 


Video: ABC Primetime 

 
  • Somatic Nervous system
  • Autonomic Nervous system
  • Central Nervous system
  • Peripheral Nervous system 

January 8th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignment


Topical observation of a sheep brain with dura


View video to compare physical characteristic of a "Fixed" brain and one "non-Fixed" post mortem.

University of Utah

Suzanne Stensaas Ph.D



Thrombosis

Thrombotic stroke

Aneurysm

Ruptured aneurysm


View video of Acute subdural hematoma procedure




 
  • Broca's area
  • Wernicke's area
  • pre-central gryus
  •  post-central gryus 
  Read pages 207-212

January 9th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab: Dissection of the Sheep Brain
  •  Alpha waves
  • Beta waves
  • Theta waves
  • Delta waves
  • REM
  • De'javu
  •  Dreams 
 

Click here for the format of your lab!


Sheep Brain Dissection:


The Biology corner



Read pages 212-214


January 10th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Continue Lab: Dissection of the Sheep Brain
Falx
Cerebral falx
Cerebellar falx
Tentorium


No Homework Wednesdays!


Brainworks out of London, England


January 11th

Today
 Assignments

Short and Long term memory


Brain waves:

  Alpha

  Beta

  Delta

  Theta


REM

January 12th

Today
 Assignments
Sleep
Dreams

 Momentum event!
No Homework!

January 15th

Today
MLK Holiday
No School

January 16th

We have a 2 hour delay for our campus due to weather related activity


Classes begin at 10:00



Encyclopedia Britannica 



Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Tremors
Dementia
Alzheimer's 
Epilepsy
Parkinson Disease
For a current listing of Neurological disorders for the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke:
Neurological Disorders 

January 17th

Today
 Assignments
 No Homework Wednesdays!

January 18th

Today in Class
 Assignments
Prep for Exam January 23rd

January 19th

Today
 Assignments
Review for Exam
  Prep for Exam January 23rd

January 22nd

Today
 Assignments
Prep for Exam


  Prep for Exam January 23rd

January 23rd

Today
 Assignments
Exam: Lab Practical

January 24th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Post view exam
 
  • Cranial nerves
  • Spinal nerves
  • Neural plexus
  • Dermatomes 
Please read pages 216-219

January 25th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab 9: Sheep Brain - Crainal nerves

January 26th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab 9: Sheep Brain - Crainal nerves
 
  • Babinski reflex
  • Corneal reflex
  • Knee  jerk reflex
  • Streach Reflex
  • Tendon reflex
  What are Shingles? Merck 

Please read pages 219-222

January 29th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
PNS and Special Senses

Cranial Nerves 
Referred pain
Visceral pain
Plexuses
  Color plates #83 and 90
Please read pages 223-226

January 30th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Lab: PNS Receptors

Sensory Receptors 

Please read pages 226-231


January 31st

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Lab: PNS Receptors

Sensory Receptors 

Ganglion
Norepinephrine
Dorsal ramus
Ventral ramus
No Home Work Wednesdays

February 1st

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Chemical Senses Power point:

  • Gustatory
  • Olfactory
 
  •  Auditory
  • Gustatory
  • Olfactory

  • Chemoreceptors
Please read pages 237-241

February 2nd

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
 
  • Mechanoreceptors
  • Nociceptors
  • Photoreceptors
  • Thermoreceptors 
   
Please read pages 242-246

February 5th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
  Disorders:
Alzheimer's disease
Cerebral palsy
Dementia
Epilepsy
Meningitis
Multiple sclerosis
Paraplegia
Parkinson's disease
Quadriplegia
Traumatic brain injury
 Please read pages 247-253

February 6th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
  •  Tunic
  • Ciliary body
  • Conjunctiva 
  • Glaucoma 
Please read pages 254-259

Color sheets:
Olfaction and Gustation

February 7th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Auditory 
  Power point Vocab! 

Vocab is covering Auditory sensations and Vision.

Vocab is due on Test Day
No Homework Wednesday

February 8th

February 9th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab 11: Sheep Eye Dissection
  •  Dynamic equilibrum
  • Static  equilibrum
  • Vertigo 

February 12th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Review for Exam

Review parts of the Ear
Incus (anvil)
Auditory canal
Auricle
Cochlea
Eustachian tube (Auditory tube)
Malleus (hammer)
Stapes (stirrup)
Tympanic membrane (ear drum)

February 13th

Today
 Assignments
Exam: Peripheral Nervous System and Special Senses
  Due today:

Crainal nerve

PNS Lab

Eye


February 14th

Today
 Assignments
Post view Exam

Introduction to the Cardiovascular System
No Homework Wednesday

February 15th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Introduction to the Cardiovascular System
Erythrocytes

Leukocytes

Platlets 

Plasma

Please read Chapter 10 
pages 333-338

February 16th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
No Class Today!
It is a half day and you only attend periods 1-4!

Enjoy your 3.5 days!
buffy coat
coagulation
erythropoiesis
fibrin
hematocrit
hemoglobin

Please read Chapter 10
pages 338-346

February 19th





Enjoy your day off from classes!

February 20th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Cardiovascular System:
Configuration of the Dual pump system
Aotra
Aortic Valve
Atrioventricular valves
Atrium
VentricleSemilunar valves
Pulmonary artery
Vein
Vena cava
Template for Lab 12 Blood

Please read pages 347-351

February 21st

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab 12:
Microscope
Blood

None Today!
 
No Homework Wednesdays

February 22nd

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Construction of the heart
Cardiac output
Edocardium
Epicardium
Interventricular septum
Please read pages:
352   Anemia and acquired Anemia

356   Jaundice, Hemophilia

357  Leukemia

February 23rd

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Blood path to and from the heart
Mitral valve
Myocardium
Papillary muscle
Stroke volume
EKG
  Please read pages 367-371

February 26th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Diastole
Systole
Know what is going on at these points on an EKG:
P  Q  R  S  T

February 27th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Sheep Heart Dissection
Bring gloves
 Pericardial sac
   Please read pages 378-381

February 28th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Sheep Heart Dissection
Bring gloves
Vasoconstriction
Vasodilation
No Homework Wednesday!

March 1st

Today
  Assignments
Continue Sheep Heart Dissection
  Please Read pg 382-385

March 2nd

Today
  Assignments
Finish Sheep Heart dissection
  Please read pages 385-391

March 5th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Lab:
EKG
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure
BMI
Vital signs
HDL
LDL
 

March 6th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Lab:
EKG
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure

What can go wrong!
Myocarditis
Pericarditis
Aneurysm
Atherosclerosis

March 7th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Lab:
EKG
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure
Heart murmurs
Valvular stenosis
Mital valve prolapse.

No Homework Wednesdays!

March 8th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Risk facters
Angina pectoris
Ischemia
Myocardial infarction

March 9th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Evaluate scores and identify which grades (from Quizzes and Daily) will be dropped!

End of 3rd quarter
Hypertension
Stroke
TIA
  Enjoy your Break!