Life Science Biology Interactive Notebook Bundle

Life Science Biology Interactive Notebook Bundle
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    SAVE 35% by purchasing ALL my Life Science Interactive Notebook Units!

    About this Product

    This differentiated unit bundle includes 16 INB units. Each unit is composed of INB lessons organized into chapters. Each chapter includes:

    • An overview with photos of the completed INB activity

    • One page of input notes (differentiated when necessary)

    • At least one INB activity (key included)

    • A 4-5 question mini assessment (key included)

    • A 2-part reflection exercise

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    Editable copies of input notes included as separate .docx files

    This bundle includes:

    Animal Adaptations INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Types of Animals

    Chapter 2: Animal Needs

    Chapter 3: External Animal Parts

    Chapter 4: Types of Adaptations (Physical vs. Behavioral)

    Chapter 5: Aquatic Animal Adaptations

    Chapter 6: Feeding Adaptations

    Chapter 7: Locomotion Adaptations

    Chapter 8: Body Covering Adaptations

    Chapter 9: Defense Adaptations

    Chapter 10: Winter Adaptations

    Chapter 11: Extreme Environment Adaptations

    Chapter 12: Instincts vs. Learned Behavior

    Chapter 13: Behavioral Adaptations Pt 1

    Chapter 14: Behavioral Adaptations Pt 2

    Chapter 15: Seasonal Behavior

    Chapter 16: Life Cycle Adaptations

    Chapter 17: Animal Intelligence

    Chapter 18: Animal Communication

    Chapter 19: Thermoregulation

    Chapter 20: Endotherms vs. Ectotherms

    Cells INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Cell Theory

    Chapter 2: Unicellular vs. Multicellular

    Chapter 3: Prokaryotes vs. Eukaryotes

    Chapter 4: 4 Major Types of Cells (Bacteria, Protists, Animal Cells, Plant Cells)

    Chapter 5: Animal Cell

    Chapter 6: Plant Cell

    Chapter 7: Comparing Plant & Animal Cells

    Chapter 8: Bacterium

    Chapter 9: Protists

    Chapter 10: The Cell Membrane

    Chapter 11: Cell Receptors & Communication

    Chapter 12: Cell Transport (Passive and Active Transport)

    Chapter 13: Osmosis

    Chapter 14: Endocytosis vs. Exocytosis

    Cell Division INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Why do cells divide?

    Chapter 2: Cell Growth & Cycle

    Chapter 3: Mitosis

    Chapter 4: Animal vs. Plant Mitosis

    Chapter 5: Meiosis

    Chapter 6: Mitosis vs. Meiosis

    Chapter 7: Recombination (Independent Assortment, Crossing Over)

    Chapter 8: Nondisjunction

    Chapter 9: Abnormal Cell Growth

    Classification of Living Things INB Unit

    Chapter 1: What is a living thing?

    Chapter 2: Important Life Functions

    Chapter 3: Classifying Organisms

    Chapter 4: Taxonomy

    Chapter 5: Three Domains

    Chapter 6: Bacteria vs. Archaea

    Chapter 7: Eukaryota Kingdoms

    Chapter 8: Major Animal Phyla

    Chapter 9: Vertebrates

    Chapter 10: Invertebrates

    Chapter 11: Binomial Nomenclature

    Ecology INB Unit

    Chapter 1: What is ecology?

    Chapter 2: Living vs. Nonliving Things

    Chapter 3: Types of Organisms (Producer, Consumer, Decomposer)

    Chapter 4: Types of Consumers

    Chapter 5: The Role of the Sun

    Chapter 6: Food Chains

    Chapter 7: Energy Flow Through a Food Chain

    Chapter 8: Energy Pyramid

    Chapter 9: Ecological Relationships (Competition, Predation & Types of Symbiosis)

    Chapter 10: Important Ecological Roles

    Chapter 11: Nutrient Cycling (Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide & Water)

    Chapter 12: Oxygen & Carbon Dioxide Cycling

    Chapter 13: Water Cycle

    Chapter 14: Carbon Cycle

    Chapter 15: Ecological Organization

    Chapter 16: Impact of Environmental Change

    Chapter 17: Carrying Capacity

    Chapter 18: Biomes

    Chapter 19: Freshwater Ecosystems

    Chapter 20: Marine Ecosystems

    Chapter 21: Ecological Succession

    Chapter 22: Biodiversity

    Chapter 23: Why is biodiversity important?

    Evolution and Natural Selection INB Unit

    Chapter 1: What is evolution?

    Chapter 2: Theory of Natural Selection

    Chapter 3: Variation & Species Diversity

    Chapter 4: Frequency of Traits

    Chapter 5: Competition for Resources

    Chapter 6: Evidence for Evolution

    Chapter 7: Comparative Embryology

    Chapter 8: Comparative Anatomy

    Chapter 9: Fossils

    Chapter 10: Using Fossils to Study Climate

    Chapter 11: Fossil Record

    Chapter 12: DNA as a Molecular Clock

    Chapter 13: Phylogenetic Trees

    Chapter 14: Changes in the Environment

    Chapter 15: Endangerment & Extinction

    Chapter 16: Artificial Selection

    The Five Senses and Sensory Processing INB Unit

    Chapter 1: The Five Senses

    Chapter 2: Vision

    Chapter 3: Hearing

    Chapter 4: Taste (Gustation)

    Chapter 5: Smell (Olfaction)

    Chapter 6: Touch (Somatosensory)

    Chapter 7: Processing Sensory Information

    Chapter 8: Responding to Sensory Information

    Chapter 9: Reflexes

    Heredity and Genetics INB Unit

    Chapter 1: What is heredity?

    Chapter 2: Inherited vs. Learned Traits

    Chapter 3: The Environment & Traits Part 1 (Examples)

    Chapter 4: The Environment & Traits Part 2 (Mechanisms)

    Chapter 5: Introduction to Genetics

    Chapter 6: Human Heredity

    Chapter 7: Chromosomes & Karyotyping

    Chapter 8: Mendel’s Experiment & Laws

    Chapter 9: Dominant & Recessive Alleles

    Chapter 10: Punnett Squares

    Chapter 11: Non-Mendelian Genetics

    Chapter 12: DNA

    Chapter 13: RNA

    Chapter 14: Transcription & Translation

    Chapter 15: DNA Replication

    Chapter 16: Mutations

    Chapter 17: Genetic Diseases

    Chapter 18: Pedigrees

    Chapter 19: Genetic Technologies (Genetic Engineering, Gene Therapy, Cloning, Stem Cells)

    Chapter 20: Gel Electrophoresis

    Homeostasis, Immunity and Disease INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Homeostasis

    Chapter 2: Maintaining Homeostasis

    Chapter 3: Feedback Mechanism

    Chapter 4: Regulating Body Temperature

    Chapter 5: Regulating Blood Sugar

    Chapter 6: Responding to Internal Stimuli

    Chapter 7: Disrupting Homeostasis

    Chapter 8: Disease

    Chapter 9: Causes of Disease

    Chapter 10: Germ Theory

    Chapter 11: Infectious Disease (Types of Pathogens)

    Chapter 12: Antibiotics & Resistance

    Chapter 13: Leading Diseases in the US

    Chapter 14: Immune System

    Chapter 15: Lymphatic System

    Chapter 16: Types of White Blood Cells

    Chapter 17: Types of Immunity

    Chapter 18: Immune System Responses (3 Lines of Defense)

    Chapter 19: Allergic Diseases

    Chapter 20: HIV

    Human Body INB Unit

    Chapter 1: The Human Body (External Parts)

    Chapter 2: Levels of Organization

    Chapter 3: Types of Tissue

    Chapter 4: Human Body Systems

    Chapter 5: Major Organs

    Chapter 6: Skin (Integumentary System)

    Chapter 7: Skeletal System

    Chapter 8: Muscular System

    Chapter 9: Neurons

    Chapter 10: Divisions of the Nervous System

    Chapter 11: The Brain

    Chapter 12: Circulation

    Chapter 13: Blood Vessels

    Chapter 14: Blood

    Chapter 15: The Heart

    Chapter 16: Respiratory System

    Chapter 17: Gas Exchange

    Chapter 18: Digestive System

    Chapter 19: Digestion

    Chapter 20: Endocrine System

    Chapter 21: Hormones

    Chapter 22: Excretion

    Chapter 23: Organ Systems Work Together

    Chapter 24: Locomotion

    Chapter 25: Communication in the Body (Hormones vs. Nerve Impulses)

    Chapter 26: Fueling the Body (Cellular Respiration)

    Chapter 27: Five Senses

    Human Impact INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Earth’s Resources

    Chapter 2: Human Impact on the Environment

    Chapter 3: Negative Environmental Impact

    Chapter 4: Pollution

    Chapter 5: Air Pollution

    Chapter 6: Water Pollution

    Chapter 7: Acid Rain

    Chapter 8: Land Pollution

    Chapter 9: Ozone Depletion

    Chapter 10: Global Warming

    Chapter 11: Evidence for Climate Change

    Chapter 12: Human Population Growth

    Chapter 13: Human Impact on Other Species (Invasive Species, Direct Harvesting, Deforestation)

    Chapter 14: Biological Magnification

    Chapter 15: Conservation & Sustainability

    Chapter 16: Solving Environmental Problems

    Life Cycle INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Animal Life Cycle

    Chapter 2: Plant Life Cycle

    Chapter 3: Metamorphosis (Complete vs. Incomplete Metamorphosis)

    Chapter 4: Frog Life Cycle

    Chapter 5: Butterfly Life Cycle

    Chapter 6: Chicken Life Cycle

    Chapter 7: Flowering Plant Life Cycle

    Chapter 8: Parent vs. Offspring

    Metabolism and Nutrition INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Important Nutrients

    Chapter 2: What is food used for?

    Chapter 3: What affects calorie need?

    Chapter 4: Metabolism

    Chapter 5: What affects metabolism?

    Chapter 6: Nutrition Imbalance

    Microscopes INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Types of Microscopes

    Chapter 2: Light Microscope

    Chapter 3: Microscope Care & Safety

    Chapter 4: Using a Light Microscope Part 1 (Preparing a Specimen, Viewing, Centering)

    Chapter 5: Using a Light Microscope Part 2 (Magnification, Focusing, Adjusting Light)

    Chapter 6: Microscopic Measurement

    Plants INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Types of Plants

    Chapter 2: Plant Needs

    Chapter 3: Plant Structure

    Chapter 4: Flower Anatomy

    Chapter 5: Leaf Structure

    Chapter 6: Deciduous vs. Coniferous

    Chapter 7: Types of Angiosperms (Monocots & Dicots)

    Chapter 8: Plant Reproduction

    Chapter 9: Seed Dispersal

    Chapter 10: Seed vs. Spore

    Chapter 11: Angiosperm Reproduction

    Chapter 12: Gymnosperm Reproduction

    Chapter 13: Vegetative Propagation

    Chapter 14: Growth Patterns in Angiosperms

    Chapter 15: Plant Environmental Adaptations

    Chapter 16: Plant Defense Adaptation

    Chapter 17: Leaf Adaptations

    Chapter 18: Stem Adaptations

    Chapter 19: Extreme Environment Adaptations

    Chapter 20: Responding to the Environment

    Chapter 21: Water Regulation (Stomata)

    Chapter 22: Oxygen & Carbon Dioxide Cycling

    Chapter 23: Photosynthesis

    Chapter 24: Plant vs. Algae

    Chapter 25: Symbiotic Relationships (Plants, Algae & other Organisms)

    Chapter 26: Plant Uses

    Reproduction and Development INB Unit

    Chapter 1: Forms of Reproduction

    Chapter 2: Asexual Reproduction

    Chapter 3: Sexual Reproduction

    Chapter 4: Growth and Development

    Chapter 5: Patterns of Development (Direct Development, Metamorphosis)

    Chapter 6: Fertilization & Development (Internal vs. External)

    Chapter 7: Embryonic Development

    Chapter 8: Female Reproductive System

    Chapter 9: Male Reproductive System

    Chapter 10: Gametes

    Chapter 11: Menstrual Cycle

    Chapter 12: Human Development

    Chapter 13: Fetal Development Hazards

    Chapter 14: Reproductive Technologies (Artificial Insemination, In Vitro Fertilization, Cloning)

    Additional Information

    - Topics are differentiated for upper elementary and intermediate grades.

    - Topics are differentiated with a color and shape code.

    - Two pages of generic and self-assessment reflection prompts are included.

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    16 INB Units & Editable Notes
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    Teaching Duration
    1 Year
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