COURSE DESCRIPTION

Biology I
Grades 9
2 credits
Prerequisite: none

Biology I is an introductory science course emphasizing terminology, the major groups of organisms, homeostasis, biochemistry/nutrition, cells, genetics, ecology, and evolution. Time is dedicated to helping students think independently and scientifically and to developing successful study skills. Special emphasis is placed on making material covered relate to our everyday existence through lab activities, uses of technology, and various projects throughout the course.

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