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Marine Ecology
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Marine Ecology
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marine ecology notebook checklist
All assignments in Marine Ecology will be listed here. Items with a page number to the left will be completed on a google doc that is shared with Mr. Rush (example here). A new google doc will be created for each unit and the document may be submitted to turnitin by Mr. Rush.

**Daily assignments are always due by the start of the next class unless explicitly stated otherwise**


Marine Ecology Unit Four: The Deep, Tropical Communities & Intertidal Ecology
        4/13, Notes: Deep Sea Biology
        4/14, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        4/14, Project: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
        4/15, 20,000 Leagues Project Workday
        4/16, 20,000 Leagues Project Workday
        4/18, 20,000 Leagues Project Due to turnitin by 11:59 pm
001, 4/19, Lab: Mapping Deep Sea Features (map) (website)
002, 4/20, Lab: Ocean Habitats (cards)
003, 4/21, Lab: This Old Tubeworm (data chart)
        4/22, Notes: Tropical Communities & Symbiosis
004, 4/23, Lab: Coral Reefs (class code 6GP8ZQ)
005, 4/26, Lab: Where'd the Reef Go?
006, 4/27, Lab: Attenborough Interactive Reef
        4/28, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        4/28, Optional Enrichment Video: Chasing Coral
007, 4/29, Lab: Symbiosis (cards)
        4/30, Notes: Intertidal Ecology
008, 5/3, Lab: Beach in a Pan
009, 5/4, Lab: Barrier Islands of NC (map)
        5/5, Project: Travel to the NC Coast
        5/6, NC Coast Project Workday
        5/7, NC Coast Project Workday
        5/9, NC Coast Project Due to turnitin by 11:59 pm
010, 5/10, Lab: Rivers, Streams & Estuaries
011, 5/11, Case Study: Sustainable Coastal Development
        5/12, Exam: The Deep, Tropical Communities & Intertidal Ecology
        5/13, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        5/13, Optional Enrichment Video: Blackfish
        5/14, Notes: Human Impact on the Sea


Marine Ecology Unit Three: Nekton
        3/5, 20-21 Course Selection (due 3/11)
        3/8, Marine March Madness Bracketology
        3/8, Notes: Nekton Part One - The Fishes
        3/8, Project: Nekton
        3/8, Nekton Project Topic Selection
        3/9, Marine March Madness Round One
        3/9, Nekton Project Workday
        3/10, Nekton Project Workday
        3/10, Nekton Project Due to turnitin by 11:59 pm
        3/11, Marine March Madness Round Two
001, 3/11, Lab: Mark & Recapture (data)
​002, 3/15, Lab: Biology of Fishes (don't do #1-2, google #19, #20 image here)
        3/16, Marine March Madness Sweet 16
003, 3/16, Lab: Shark & Ray Classification
004, 3/17, Lab: Fish Behavior
        3/18, AsynchRAINus Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        3/18, Marine March Madness Elite 8
005, 3/18, Lab: Gyotaku
006, 3/19, Lab: Virtual Dissection
        3/22, Notes: Nekton Part Two - Tetrapods
        3/23, Marine March Madness Final Four
007, 3/23, Lab: Penguin Jigsaw
        3/24, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        3/24, Optional Enrichment Video: The Cove
        3/25, Marine March Madness Championship
008, 3/25, Lab: Sea Turtle Tracking
009, 3/26, Lab: Hot or Not​ (data)
010, 4/8, Lab: Blubber Glove
​011, 4/9, Lab: Whale of a Tail
        4/12, Exam: Nekton


Marine Ecology Unit Two: Plankton & Benthos
        2/17, Notes: Plankton
        2/18, AsynchSNOWus Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
001, 2/18, Lab: Food Web Connections
002, 2/19, Lab: Plankton Structure & Function
003, 2/22, Lab: Pfiesteria
        2/23, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        2/23, Optional Enrichment Video: Attack of the Giant Jellyfish
        2/24, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        2/24, Notes: Benthos
004, 2/25, Lab: Shells (guide)
005, 2/26, Lab: Kelp Forests
006, 3/1, Lab: Blue Crabs (guide) (data chart)
007, 3/2, Lab: Stream Index (guide)
        3/3, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        3/3, Optional Enrichment Video: Evolution of the Mantis Shrimp Strike
        3/4, Exam: Plankton & Benthos
        3/5, Mandatory GH Counselor Presentation


Marine Ecology Unit One: Oceanography & Prehistoric Oceans

        1/20, Lab: Black Boxes
        1/20, Marine Ecology Syllabus
        1/21, Notes: Oceanography
001, 1/22, Finding Nemo Assignment
        1/25, GH Universal Expectations Requirement
002, 1/25, Lab: Contour of the Ocean Floor
        1/26, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
003, 1/26, Lab: Nautical Charts
004, 1/27, Lab: James Cook (map)
        1/28, AsynchSNOWus Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
005, 1/28, Lab: Water Density
006, 1/29, Lab: Ocean Currents (map)
​007, 2/1, Lab: Tides (class code 6GP8ZQ)
        2/2, Notes: Prehistoric Oceans
        2/3, Asynchronous Learning Day (check in here by 2:18)
        2/3, Optional Enrichment Video: Ancient Sea Creatures
008, 2/4, Lab: Riding the Ridge
009, 2/5, Lab: Marine Fossils (tree)
        2/8, Project: Phylogenetic Tree
        2/8, Optional Exam Format Review (available M-Th)
        2/9, Mandatory GH Counselor Presentation
        2/9, Phylogenetic Tree Project Workday
        2/10, Phylogenetic Tree Project Due to turnitin by 11:59 pm
010, 2/11, Lab: Natural Selection
        2/12, Exam: Oceanography & Prehistoric Oceans

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LABS are always due by the start of the following live class.

 PROJECTS are due to turnitin by 11:59 pm on due date.