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AP Biology (Period 1A) Assignments

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Term
2021-22
Department
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)
Description
Period 1 Google Classroom Code -  oi6o30c
Period 6 Google Classroom Code - 6exngb
 
This is a college course. Students are expected to approach this class with a strong academic mindset. I will utilize whatever resources I believe are most helpful in increasing understanding. This includes those items shared to me by my friends in the teaching community. 
 
Here is the link to Paul Anderson's video podcasts. These are an excellent resource. Paul is considered the worldwide guru of AP science.
 
Two important aspects of Ap Bio are Big Ideas and Science Practices. Here are some videos to help you with these ideas as we cover them in the course. Please refer back to these videos all year long. These are concepts that will connect all of the unit we study this year.
 
Big Idea 1 - 
Science Practice 1 (Models) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5Nemz_cVew
SP 2 (Properly applying math)- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgqYlSKoXak
SP 3 (Formulating Questions) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zB272Ak63A
SP 5 - (Evaluating Evidence) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JqukouOtZA
SP 6 - (Scientific Exploration) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gK1xWNM7kk
SP 7 - (Connecting Knowledge) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7l4bcs49JP8
 
The language of Biology
This quizlet provides you with prefixes and suffixes to know that will help you better comprehend the reading this year. 
We will quiz every friday on 20 of the terms. They will be in alpha order starting at A or slide/flashcard 1.
 
Cool links!
 
 
http://www.eternagame.org/web/ - Eterna (Stanford University)

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Here are the review guides and videos
 
The two above links were reveiws hosted by mR. Knuffke. We will have our own reviews starting next Thursday
 
Our 2016 AP Frqs explained - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhB1sTD8u1g

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We are not going to lecure in class. It is your repsponsibility to go through the Prezi.
Print out Lab please for Monday. 
Collect Pillbugs
Quiz on Animal Behavior on Wednesday
 

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Watch the video
You should be working on your study guides
 

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watch these - FRQ opener tomorrow
 
Printout the Study Guides for Chapters 37 and 38. Finish these tonight as well.
Go to Cabase"s website to print them out.
 

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Test on Circulation an Homeostasis

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Quiz on Friday on Plant Circulation
Test on Wednesday on Animal Circulation and Respiration - Focus on Mammals
 
Links to Prezi
 

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Quiz on the Heart
Complete the attached diagram assignment due Tuesday as well

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Please answer the review questions for Chapters 16 and 17. 
Pages 294-295 All
Page 315 (1-15)
 

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Here is a review guide of topics that will possibly be on the test.

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Assignments 4A and 4B
The Assignment list and calendar are posted to the AP Bio website. Ignore the assignment list I handed out.

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Test on Thursday
 
Watch what you choose to. The first video is an overview. The rest are specific to that family of macromolecules.
Good luck!

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3A

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2B - Water

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Test 1 - Chapter 1
This exam will be on the basics of science, biology and the parameters of this course. See my main page and print out all of the attached materials.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Above video is the Sickle Cell short film we watched. It may help in your answering of the questions. 

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Every friday we will take a 10 question quiz on 20 biology word roots/ prefixes and suffixes. Here is a link to the quizlet that will aide you in your studies. These are the words you need to know. Please review them in alpha order, that is how they will be tested. 

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Read the article on Gut microbes.
summarize the article and its findings.
Identify in the article where each of the Big Ideas is touched upon. This will not necessarily be easy. DO your best.
Also, identify, if you can where the practices are discussed.
Finally, how does this change your view on diet and health?
no more than half a page for whole assignment.
 

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Assignment 1B - This is all of the rest of Chapter 1
 
Please click the link below and join Remind.
 

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Outline 1A - See assignment sheet
 
Complete this survey please.
Click on the link to complete the survey.
 
 
 
 

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Test Tomorrow

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Test on ecology 

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We will be testing on 42 and 43 on Friday the 8th of April. 
Make sure all outlines are done by the time we return from break. You should also be starting your review for the exam in May.

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Quiz on all of Chapter 37 on Friday

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32B

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Test on Tuesday - History of evolution and Classification
Chapters 18 and 19
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRzxTzKIsp8 - Stated Clearly Chemical Evolution
 
 
 
Complete the workbook pages for each chapter. The outlines attached are mislabeled because they are based on the old chapter numbering system. But they are part of the textbook powerpoints and they DO correspond to this unit. 

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Survival of the Sickest assignment.
Attached you will find the full copy of the assignment.
We will make the assignment due Friday to make up for the mishap.

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Here is the evolution on line Lab. Go through and complete all 6 missions. 
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Complete Hardy Weinberg Problems

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Test on Genetic Technology and Eukaryotic Gene regulation
Thank you from Mr. Anderson - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBAt4UCJ0H0
 
We have already asked Question 1 in the FRQs. 2 and 3 will be tomorrows FRQs
 

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Dna and Prokaryotic Gene Regulation Exam
We are going to test on ALL of Chapter 12 and the PRokaryotic Section of Chapter 13. 
 

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Exam Friday Chapters 12 and 13
See Attached
Please print out the M and M lab Chi Squared for Thursday.

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Remember - Our test on MEndelian genetics is on Wednesday.
Here are some helpful links.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KaxSDryqB6M - Chromosomal Inheritance bozeman

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We should be done with outlines for Chapter 11. And you should have the first Genetics Problems WS done. 

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Outline 7A
 
Here is a video lecture on enzymes:

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Exam - Chapter 4 and 5

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Watch the attached videos and study for the exam!
 
 

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Workbook (Study Guide) Chapter 5

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Workbook (study guide) Chapter 4

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5A - Quiz on Thursday on Chapter 4 (Cells and Organelles)

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4B and 4C

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Test on Thursday - Chapters 2 and 3
Tonight complete First Review WS 

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Raisin Lab is due. This is a formal write-up and must be typed. 

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3B

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3A
 
 
Watch the above video and include notes on it in your outline. 

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2B - Outline