Frog Dissection Pre-Investigation

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Introduction:

Grade-Level:Today, you will complete an online frog dissection to prepare you for the real dissection we will complete in class on Friday.


Pre-AP:Today, you will complete an online frog dissection to prepare you for the real dissection we will complete in class on Friday. Also, you will write the lab report that you will turn in after the dissection. This is to prepare you for future science courses where the teacher will always expect you to compose your own report instead of filling in a worksheet.



PART I: Online Frog Dissection Instructions (Grade-Level and Pre-AP Classes):

  1. Read all the directions below before doing anything!
  2. Open the frog dissection worksheet by clicking the file below. A word document will open. Click file, then save as. A new window will open. Click the box at the top (it will show "desktop") and change it to ohenry on 'campus1' (S:). Then click on shared, then students, then Mr. Martell, then your period #.
  3. Add your last name to the beginning of the file name and save it; for example "martell PreAP_Frog Dissection"
  4. Click the link below and complete the introduction, and internal and external anatomy tutorials
    1. Online Frog Dissection
  5. Answer the questions on the frog dissection worksheet as you completet the online frog dissection. Click the save button when you are complete. You do not need to print it.
  6. (Grade-Level Only) When you are done, visit the the two website below for more information
    1. Online Frog Dissection
    2. BrainPop - Amphibians (Username: txau_ohenry, password: aisd)



PART II: Frog Dissection Lab Report (Pre-AP Classes):

  1. Read all the directions below before doing anything!
  2. Open the report outline by clicking the file below. A word document will open. Click file, then save as. A new window will open. Click the box at the top (it will show "desktop") and change it to ohenry on 'campus1' (S:). Then click on shared, then students, then Mr. Martell, then your period #.
  3. Add your last name to the beginning of the file name and save it; for example "martell report outline"
  4. Complete the oultine using the your frog dissection worksheet, erasing my instructions as you work through it. You may also use the websites below to help you prepare.
    1. Online Frog Dissection 1
    2. Online Frog Dissection 2
    3. BrainPop - Amphibians (Username: txau_ohenry, password: aisd)
  5. When you are done, click the save button and print the lab report out. Keep it and bring it to class on friday.