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27Q323 is an Accelerated College Preparatory School for Grades 6-12
320 Beach 104 Street, Rockaway Park, NY 11694 http://schools.nyc.gov/SchoolPortals/27/Q323 Tel: (718) 474-6918 Fax: (718) 945-8958
Principal Assistant Principals
Brian O’Connell Math/Arts: Michele Smyth
Humanities/Foreign Language: Toni Marie Sorrentino
Science/Technology/Safety/PE: Scott Milczewski
Course: College Level Biology
Teacher: Ms. Millie Pineiro
Grade: 11th & 12th
Performance Based Task Description:
After researching scientific articles on enzyme deficiencies in humans, write a report in which you analyze the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments (if any) of one specific deficiency , providing evidence to clarify your analysis.
1. Choose one human enzyme deficiency (must be approved by teacher).
3. Based on evidence, build your report about the human enzyme deficiencies.
4. Write the paper in which you cite evidence from your research to support your report:
a. The paper should be at least two pages in length. It must be typed, double-spaced and in 12 point font.
b. Your paper should be written for the general public, not necessarily for an audience familiar with the topic.
c. Your report must have an introduction briefly describing the enzyme deficiency, one body paragraph per section (causes,