Monthly Archives: January 2018

31 January Science 8 (view eclipse from sunset on) Beginning Photosynthesis

Review DSN entry from previous class. http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/28/29-january-science-8/ Read today’s blogpost. Prepare DSN entry for today’s class. Check out the lunar eclipse today (will have already started by moonrise / sunset). Take some pictures! Imagine where the earth, sun, and moon are … Continue reading

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30 January Science 7 Biodiversity Walk #2

Review DSN entry from previous class   http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/25/25-january-science-7-biodiversity-walk-1/ Read blogpost for today. Prepare DSN entry for today. Information on total lunar eclipse visible in Delhi tomorrow (if you have clear skies and a clear view of the eastern-northeastern horizon) https://www.timeanddate.com/eclipse/in/india/new-delhi?iso=20180131 See the … Continue reading

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29 January Science 8 Sugar, starch, molecules and the chemistry of life on earth–how it adds up; Your human impact project

Review previous DSN and blogposts. ( http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/24/24-january-science-8-fermentation-of-sucrose-by-yeast/  ) and    (http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/22/22-january-science-8-reflection-on-carbon-presentations-reading-about-fermentation-respiration-metabolism/ ) Read blogpost for today. Prepare your DSN for today’s entry. Examine fermentation experiment from previous class. Clean up bottle. Salivary amylase: Today we will try this simple “experiment.” You will … Continue reading

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25 January Science 7 Biodiversity Walk #1

Review previous DSN entry. For this class: http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/23/23-jan-science-7-more-on-flowers-fruits-biodiversity/ Read blogpost for today. Prepare DSN entry for today. Biodiversity Walk #1: Today we will make a tour of the campus. We will go as far as we can in the time … Continue reading

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24 January Science 8 Fermentation of sucrose by yeast

Review DSN entry from previous class. Review information about fermentation from previous class http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/22/22-january-science-8-reflection-on-carbon-presentations-reading-about-fermentation-respiration-metabolism/ Prepare DSN entry for today’s class. We will set up yeast fermentation of sucrose in a warm water solution. Here is a very simple procedure: http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/microscopes4schools/yeast.php Try … Continue reading

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23 Jan Science 7 More on flowers, fruits, biodiversity

Have you turned in a paper copy of your PIP proposal? Do you have a digital copy in your DSN? Review notes from previous DSN entry. Is your DSN complete? Are you reflecting in each entry? Is your DSN uploaded … Continue reading

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22 January Science 8 Reflection on Carbon presentations; Reading about Fermentation, Respiration, Metabolism;

Review DSN entry from last class. http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/18/18-january-science-8-presentations-on-carbon-and-carbon-cycle-respiration-fermentation-metabolism/ Read today’s blogpost. Prepare DSN entry for today. Be sure that this reflection is completed: *To what extent did our study of matter in Semester 1 prepare you for looking in more detail at … Continue reading

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19 January Science 7 The anatomy of a few Nightshade fruits (tomato, capsicum, aubergine, and more?)

Review DSN entry from previous class. (blogpost from previous class: http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/16/4417/ ) Read blogpost for today. Prepare DSN entry for today. Turn in PIP proposal. Finish pic.collage of lily flower dissection. Include your names. Send file to mpeter@aes.ac.in Traditionally scientists grouped plants … Continue reading

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18 January Science 8 Presentations on Carbon and Carbon Cycle; Respiration, Fermentation, Metabolism

Link to previous blogpost: http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2018/01/16/16-january-science-8-continue-carbon-jigsaw-activity-complete-presentation/ Review DSN entry from previous class. (How are you doing with keeping your DSN complete and up-to-date? Send Dr. F an email if you need assistance.) Review the blogpost for today’s class. Prepare your DSN entry … Continue reading

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17 January Flowers–a starting point for Growth, Development, Reproduction–and–Biodiversity (also PIP proposal and Partner Tree observations and research)

Review DSN entry from last class. Read today’s blogpost. Prepare your mind for the class. Open a new document for your DSN entry for the class. A. How is your PIP proposal coming? Turn in a paper copy for the … Continue reading

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