BIOL 211 Supplemental Instruction

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Lecture: TR 12:40pm - 2:00pm
Instructor: Colbert

SI Leader: Tori W.

Weekly SI Sessions

Sunday 4:10 pm @ Carver 0298
Tuesday 5:10 pm @ Carver 0184
Wednesday 5:10 pm @ Pearson 2137

About SI for this Course

SI is an opportunity for you to work with your classmates to analyze and apply what you learned in lecture.

Each session will be 50 mins long and will include reviewing what was covered in the previous lecture with engaging activities to reinforce key concepts and problem-solving skills. SI sessions will also incorporate study strategies to prepare for exams.

I will not post answers to the worksheets, so come to the sessions and work them out together! If you have any questions or comments, please message me through the SI website. I look forward to sharing my passion for Biology with you!


Answer Keys to Missed Sessions

Hello Everyone!
I have gotten a lot of requests for answer keys for sessions that they missed. I am more than happy to send anyone who missed a session the key to the worksheet, but from now on, you must send me proof that you have attempted to complete the worksheet on your own before I will send you the key.
Most SI leaders don't even make the keys available to students even if they request it, but I am trying to help you guys out as much as possible and I know sometimes people aren't able to make a session.
You can send proof of completion to my email:
Thanks for all your participation in sessions!
-Tori Wood

This Week's SI Schedule & EXAM REVIEWS

09/10 Tuesday 5:10-6pm in Carver 0184 (09/05 & 09/10 Lecture Content)

09/11 Wednesday 5:10-6pm in Pearson 2137 (09/10 & 9/12 Lecture Content)

09/15 Sunday 4:10-5pm in Carver 0298 (EXAM #1 REVIEW)

09/17 Tuesday 5:10-6pm in Carver 0184 (EXAM #1 REVIEW)

09/18 Wednesday 5:10-6pm in Pearson 2137 (EXAM #1 Q&A)


Protists Crash Course -

09/22/19 Animals, Sponges & Cnidarians [DOCX] - Wkst #6

Study Blue Link #1 - Here are some links you might find helpful for studying!

Lineages vs Phylums - This shows which is the lineage and which is the phylum, but may not include all that you need to know from lecture.

Unit 1 Jeopardy Review Game [PPT] - This is a Unit 1 Jeopardy Game that a previous SI leader made. If there is time on Wednesday after any questions you have, we will play this! If not, you can use it as another study source on your own or in groups.

Exam Review Key [DOCX] -

09/15/19 Exam #1 Review [DOCX] -

Phylogenetic Tree [PNG] - You should study this tree and know the defining characteristics discussed in lecture for each and the also be able to identify which lineage each belongs to.

09/11/19 Protists Continued [DOCX] - Session #5

09/10/19 Protists [DOCX] - Session #4

09-08-19 Cell Division & Prokaryotes [DOCX] - WKST #3

09/03/19 The History of Life on Earth [DOCX] - Session #1

09/04/19 The Tree of Life and Phylogeny [DOCX] - Session #2

Phylogenetic Trees Video - Extra Help/Resource