Mr. Hoffner's  Classroom

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

Anatomy

 3rd Quarter

January 8th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Introduction to Neurology

Basic nerve cell 

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

January 9th














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 
No Homework Wednesday

January 10th 

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 11th

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 14th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab 7:
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 15th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Continue Lab 7: 
Dissection of the Sheep Brain
Falx
Cerebral falx
Cerebellar falx
Tentorium


Color sheets plates 75-81 


Brainworks out of London, England


January 16th

Today
 Assignments

Short and Long term memory


Brain waves:

  Alpha

  Beta

  Delta

  Theta


REM

January 17th

Today
 Assignments
Sleep
Dreams

 Momentum event!
No Homework!

January 18th

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 21st









Martin Luther King Jr.

Holiday

Today
MLK Holiday
No School

January 22nd

Today
 Assignments
Prep for Exam January 28th 

January 23rd

Today in Class
 Assignments
No Homework Wednesdays!

January 24th

Today
 Assignments
Review for Exam
  Prep for Exam January 28th

January 25th

Today
 Assignments
Prep for Exam


  Prep for Exam January 28th

January 28th

Today
 Assignments
Exam: Lab Practical
None Tonight

January 29th

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

January 30th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Lab 9: Sheep Brain - Crainal nerves
Click to edit text
No Homework Wednesday

January 31st

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

February 1st 

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
PNS and Special Senses

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

February 4th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Lab 10: PNS Receptors

Sensory Receptors 

Please read pages 226-231


February 5th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Lab 10: PNS Receptors

Sensory Receptors 

Ganglion
Norepinephrine
Dorsal ramus
Ventral ramus
No Home Work Wednesdays

February 6th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

Chemical Senses Power point:

  • Gustatory
  • Olfactory
 
  •  Auditory
  • Gustatory
  • Olfactory

  • Chemoreceptors
Please read pages 237-241

February 7th

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

February 8th

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 11th

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

Color sheets:
Olfaction and Gustation

PNS Exam February 19th

February 12th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Auditory 
  Power point Vocab! 

Vocab is covering Auditory sensations and Vision.

Vocab is due on Test Day
No Homework Wednesday

PNS Exam February 19th

February 13th

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments

February 14th

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

February 15th

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)
What is Tinnitus? (WebMD)

Prep for exam February 19th

Early Dismissal

Staff Development

February 18th





Enjoy your day off from classes!

February 19th

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

Crainal nerve

PNS Lab

Eye


February 20th

Today
 Assignments
Post view Exam

Introduction to the Cardiovascular System
No Homework Wednesday

February 21st

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Introduction to the Cardiovascular System
Erythrocytes

Leukocytes

Platlets 

Plasma

Please read Chapter 10 
pages 333-338

February 22nd

Today
 Vocabulary
 Assignments
Dual action Pump

buffy coat
coagulation
erythropoiesis
fibrin
hematocrit
hemoglobin

Please read Chapter 10
pages 338-346

February 25th

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

February 26th

Today
 Assignments
Lab 12:
Microscope
Blood

 
No Homework Wednesdays

February 27th

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 28th

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

March 1st

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Diastole
Systole
Know what is going on at these points on an EKG:
P  Q  R  S  T
  Please read pages 375-377

Sheep heart dissection with  Christopher Lofgren


March 4th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Lab 12:
Sheep Heart Dissection
 Pericardial sac
   Please read pages 378-381


End of Quarter approaching!  Make sure all make-up work is turned in by Friday March 2nd

March 5th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Lab 12:
Sheep Heart Dissection
Vasoconstriction
Vasodilation
No Homework Wednesday!

March 6th

Today
  Assignments
Lab 12:
Continue Sheep Heart Dissection
  Please Read pg 382-385

End of Quarter approaching!  Make sure all make-up work is turned in by Friday March 2nd

March 7th

Today
  Assignments
Lab 12:
Finish Sheep Heart dissection
  Please read pages 385-391

March 8th

Today
  Vocabulary
  Assignments
Lab 13:
EKG
Heart Rate
Blood Pressure


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

End of 3rd quarter

BMI
Vital signs
HDL
LDL