Desert Vista High School
Use the following links as a resource for information
pertaining to the use of this web page and participating in this biology
Weekly Outline - Current outline of the
weeks activities and assignments (updated every Monday).
Grading Guidelines - Information on
determining assignment grades, scoring rubrics, and semester grades.
Semester Grade Calculator - Insert your semester grades to determine
what you need to get on the final.
Evaluations & Teamwork - Guidelines for
student self evaluations and working together on assignments
Student Notebook - Provides guideline for
keeping a biology notebook for the class.
Reporting Research - Provides information on
essay writing, research paper writing, class projects, models, presentations,
graphing and planning guides plus rubrics.
Honors biology book log in - Biology Concepts & Connections
DV biology Wiki - Log in to
our Wiki site for projects and discussions.
Lab write up
& Graphing - This site will help you with graphing and writing a lab
Science Labs - Information on conducting a lab,
Lab safety, equipment, making drawings
Biology animations - View many animations on different biological topics
at this site.
Science AIMS student guide - Use this cite to see some sample type
questions for the high school science AIMS.
Gmail - sign up for a web based email account allowing you access to
your email any place you can get internet connection.
Google Docs - Use you Gmail account along with this site and store and
work on files with other students in you group.
Microsoft office live
work space - Store and share documents online for free
Microsoft 2007 Office Compatibility Pack - Open, edit, and save
documents, workbooks, and presentations in the file formats new to Microsoft
Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007.
Using Computers - Information on class
periods, saving files, printing, setting up directory.
Communication Technology & Evaluating WebPages
- Provides guidelines on determining if a webpage is a reliable source of
Building web pages - basic information on
html and web page resources.
point viewer - Web site with PowerPoint download (PC users can open and
view (but not edit) PowerPoint Presentations).
United streaming – Use this site to sign up for online videos, you will
create your own username and password to access online videos.
Create a Graph -
Provides a way to create graphs online and use them in your assignments.
Citation Machine - Another
cite to use to create your work cited page.
Create a bibliography - Provides a
way to create a work cited or bibliography online.