• Email address: rbalder@humbleisd.net

    Website: https://www.humbleisd.net/Domain/12398#calendar165358/20190807/month

    School Phone: 281-641-6300 (Ask to leave a message for Ms. Balderas)

    Classroom Number: 1106

    Conference Period: 3rd

    Tutorials: Wednesday’s 3-4:30


    Course Overview

    Welcome to Biology! This course includes an in-depth study of life functions and focuses on the major concepts in Biology, as determined by the TEA and Humble ISD. During the first semester in Biology students will master fundamental concepts such as characteristics of living things, biochemistry, cell biology, DNA, protein synthesis, and mutations. The second semester will then involve a journey through the areas of meiosis and genetics, gene technology, evolution, taxonomy and classification, ecology, and lastly, the human body.  

    Focus Topics: DNA, Genetic Code, Mitosis, Meiosis, Adaptations, Kingdoms, Taxonomy, Plants, Succession and Energy Flow