Posts Tagged ‘digestion’

Homework help – digestion of sandwich

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009
ham and cheese by Diego Lorenzo F. Jose on flickr

ham and cheese by Diego Lorenzo F. Jose on flickr

Here is a link to a resource with some good information that might help with the digestion homework you are currently working on.  Click on the various links about digestion of different macromolecules.


Great presentation on digestion

Friday, August 14th, 2009

Here is a link to a fantastic presentation on Topic 6.1 (Digestion).¬† Well worth a look ūüôā

“The dog ate it” – digestion homework

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

My dog ate my homework by on flickrDescribe the route taken by a ham, cheese and lettuce sandwich through the human digestive system, explaining what happens to each part of the sandwich as it passes through each region of the digestive tract.                  [20 marks]



Complete and correct route given               [4]

Digestion of bread                                       [4]

Digestion of ham                                         [4]

Digestion of cheese                                     [4]

Digestion of lettuce                                     [2]

Bibliography in MLA format                          [2]

This assignment is due on THURSDAY 20th AUGUST for both B block and F block students.¬† NOTE: F block students don’t have class on this day, but Friday is a holiday.¬† You may submit either a hard copy to me, or soft copy via email.

Digestive system

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

digestive systemTo follow up from today’s lesson, the relevant section in your textbook is on pages 203-209, Chapter 19.¬† I suggest you find time to read through it this week.¬†

To get ready for the dissection later this week, here are some links for you to look at.  This one has a nice picture for you and this one is interactive.

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Here is a useful powerpoint for reviewing the topic. 6.1 Digestion Thanks to Mr. Hobbins!