Mr. Hoffner's  Classroom

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

 

Please be advised that this is a working document and sequence of topics will depend on the students performance on the pre-test during the first of school.

Pre-AP Biology
Fall Syllabus

1st Quarter
 
 
 

Safety

 

Flinn Scientific Publication for Lab Safety

  August 15th through October 5th
 

Introduction

Inference

Observation

Hypothesis

Chemistry and Biomolecules

 

Chapter 1: The Science of Life

Chapter 2: The Chemistry of Life

Chapter 3: Biochemistry

 
 

Cells

 

Chapter 4: Cell Structure and Function

Chapter 5: Homeostasis and cell transport

Chapter 6: Photosynthesis

Chapter 7 and 8: Cellular Respiration

2nd Quarter
 
 
October 8th to December 15th
 Genetics
 

Chapter 9: Fundamentals of Genetics

Chapter 10: DNA, RNA, and Protein Synthesis

Chapter 12: Inheritance Patterns and Human Genetics

Chapter 13: Gene Technology