Monday, November 18, 2013

Forensic Science Homework 9 Link:

Bioethics Classwork and Homework 9 Links:

  • Fabricut to Pay $50,000 to Settle EEOC Disability and Genetic Information Discrimination Lawsuit

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Forensic Science Classwork 9: Re-Examining the Evidence Video Link: 

Forensic Science Classwork 8 Video Link For Arson Video:

(You only need to watch the first 15 minutes to answer the questions)

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Monday, September 16, 2013

Bioethics Week 4, Day 1 Links

Classwork 7 Link
This also counts as Homework 7 (do the work once, score twice!)

Forensics Week 4, Day 1 Links

Classwork 7 Link 



Sunday, September 8, 2013

Forensic Science Week 3, Day 1 

Homework #5 Soil Analysis


Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Casey Martin Bioethics Article

Casey Martin Bioethics Article Link


You will use the article above for the homework assignment that you will start in class today. Answer the questions on the handout and be prepared to discuss at the next class.

Forensics Week 2, Day 1 Materials

Types of analysis power point

Types of evidence power point

Reading for Classwork #3:

Physical Evidence Chapter

Monday, September 2, 2013

Forensic Science Week 1, Day 1 Power Point

Follow the link below to access the power point for assignment #1 if you were absent last week.

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Forensic Science Day 2

1. For HW#2 you will use the online chapter here:

Forensics Introduction Chapter

2. Answer the questions using the document here:

Homework #2


3. Type the answers in the document. Save to your Google Docs and email a copy to


  You may answer the questions on the paper. Turn these into Brian or the Science folder in Directed Studies.

AWESOME Civil Rights Read

The Black, Gay, Pacifist Mastermind of the March on Washington is Finally Getting His Due
I know this article isn't science-related, but Bayard Rustin is one of the great unsung American heroes. 

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

A Little Perspective: Planets outside of our solar system(and our own) that we have detected; out solar system is highlighted in grey.....Why are most of the planets in this diagram gas giants? 
Read the article here:

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Brahe vs. Kepler
(Yes, this is bad)
Helpful Video Explanation of Kepler's 3 Laws of Planetary Motion
Kepler's Laws have you spinning in retrograde orbit? This video provides great explanations of the laws with visuals.

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Answer to Question in Class Tuesday(THIS IS NOT HOMEWORK)
Refractor vs. Reflector Telescopes
Is this a refractor or reflector telescope? Click the link below to find out!

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Answer to a question in class today:
Keep those questions coming!

Friday, February 15, 2013

Meet the Milky Way's Newest Black Hole!
Great article about the youngest black hole ever discovered.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Monday, February 11, 2013

Videos shown in class for Week 2 Day 1

Part 1:

Part 2:

Homework for Week 2 Day 1
Ancient Egyptians and Astronomy
 Read the article in the link below and summarize using the form given to you in class. Be sure to note the 3 phases of ancient astronomy listed in the article.

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Welcome to Astronomy!

The Monday/Wednesday sections (periods 1 and 3)
 Homework for Monday 2-4: Use the article summary form to summarize one of these articles. Due 2-5

 Tuesday/Thursday sections (periods 5 and 6) 
Homework for Thursday 2-7: Use the article summary form to summarize one of these articles.   
Article 1:

Article 2:
Article 3:

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Extra Credit Opportunity

Extra Credit Assignment:
Call one of these numbers and ask them a 

Report your findings back to the class

415-989-SFSI (7374)