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 May 1 (Block 2)  1. Community DBQs
2. DO lab
3. Ecosphere Activity
 No homework
Lab notebook check next week
 April 30
(Block 7)

 1. GO over homeostasis exam
2. Community Ecology DBQs
3. Finish up DO lab
 1. Test prep #5 - due May 6: required
2. Energy DBQs - required
 April 29 (Block 2)  1. Go over homeostasis exam
2. Go over Population DBQs
3. Set-up DO lab
 
1. Community Ecology DBQs - required
posted April 26
2. Test Prep #5 - due May 3
 April 26
(Block 7)
 1. Setup Dissolved Oxygen Lab
2. Ecosphere activity
 1. Community Ecology DBQs - required
Community DBQs.doc
2. Energy Transformation problems - required (pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent)
 April 24&25  1. Community / population ecology case study
2. practice DO testing

 1. Population DBQs - required, in lab notebook
AP Biology Population Ecology Data Questions.docx
 April 22&23  
1. Questions?
2. Homeostasis Exam - open note

 1. Exam Prep #3 - required 
Pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent
2. Extra Credit - collect pill bugs
 April 18&19
 1. Stamp and Go over ELISA lab results
2. Immune system lesson
3. Nerve impulse lesson
 1. Complete Homeostasis Review
Homeostasis Review 2019.docx
Homeostasis Exam next class - open note
 April 15&16  1. Run ELISA hormone test  
1. Complete ELISA lab questions - required
2. Read 34.1 - 34.3 in textbook - required
3. Complete RG - optional
Chapter 34.docx
 April 11&12  1. Go over Exam Prep #1
2. Design ELISA lab
3. Immune Cell - click and learn
 
1. Finish "click and learn ' immune cells - required
Cells of the Immune System hhmi.docx
2. Finish reading Ch. 39 - required
3. Finish RG - optional
 April 5&8  1. Go over STP POGIL
2. Panda ELISA experiment

 1. Read 39.1 - 39.3 in textbook - required
2. Start RG - optional
Chapter 39.docx
3. Test prep homework #2
pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent
 April 3&4  1. Go over Biotechnology Quiz
2. Endocrine system lesson
3. Signal Transduction pathways

1. Signal Transduction Pathway POGIL - required
5. Signal Transduction Pathways-POGIL.pdf
2. Digital Animation / Panda - required
Panda Digital Animation Activity.docx
3. Test prep homework #1 - required
 April 1 & 2  1. Introduction to Giant Panda Lab
2. Prelab Activity
3. Homeostasis Lesson
 
1. Prelab activity packet - required
2. Feedback POGIL - required
27_Feedback_Mechanisms-S.pdf
3. Read 35.1& 35.2 - required
4. Chapter 35 RG - optional
Chapter 35.docx
5. Test prep homework #1 - required; due April 5 or 6
Pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent
 March 21&22
 1. Gel electrophoresis lesson and homework
2. PCR lab - Wolbachia 
3. Work on Biotechnology web tutorial

 1. Complete Biotechnology web tutorial
GSLC Biotechnology web tutorial.pdf
2. Complete Biotechnology take home quiz
Due 10:00 am April 1
​3. Enjoy your spring break
 March 19&20  1. Stamp and Go over bacterial transformation lab
2. Introduce Wolbachia project
3. DNA extraction Lab
 
1. DNA profiling - required: pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent
2. Read PCR lab procedures - required
Lab3_PCR_2018.pdf
3. Formulate Hypothesis (pg4 lab procedures) - required
 March 15&18
 1. Transcription & Translation Quiz
2. Finish Gene Transformation Lab
 1. Finish Gene Transformation Lab questions - posted March 11 - required
2. Finish reading Ch. 13 - required
3. Finish RG - optional
 March 11&12  1. Stamp and Go over homework
2. Gene Transfer Lab - day 1

 1. Complete Bacterial Transformation questions (1-5): required
Bacterial Transformation.docx
2. Read 13.1 - 13.2 in textbook - required
3. Start Ch.13 RG - optional
Chapter 13.docx
4. Study for Transcription, Translation & Gene Expression Quiz
Transcription review 2019.docx
 March 7&8  1. Gene Expression Lesson
2. Modeling Operon Activity

 
1. Modeling operon activity - required
Pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent
2. Read CRISPR articles posted below - required
Malaria and CRISPR
CRISPR and human genetics
3. Write a brief summary of articles in lab notebook - required
 Mar 5&6  1. DNA Quiz
2. DMD mutation
3. Gene Expression - pHet simulation
 
1. Finish pHet simulation - required
pHet Simulations.pdf
2. Gene Expression DBQ - required
Gene Expression DBQ.docx
3. Read 11.1 in textbook - required
4. 11.1 RG - optional
Chapter 11 AP.docx
 Mar 1  1. Review DNA Replication
2. Transcription & Translation reviews
 
1. Finish reading Ch.10 - required
2. Finish RG - optional
Chapter 10 AP Biology.pdf
3. Optional Transcription and Translation POGIL
14 Gene Expression-Transcription-S.pdf
04_Genes-Translation.pdf
4. ​DNA / DNA Replication Quiz - next class
DNA Quiz ReviewSpring 2019.docx
 Feb 25&26  
1. DMD karyotype
2. DNA replication lesson and activty
 DNA DBQs - required
DNA DBQs.docx
 Feb 19&20
 1. Go over quiz
2. Discuss Radiolab Inheritance
3. Begin Molecular Genetics Unit
 1. Finish reading Ch. 9 - required
2. Finish RG - optional
3. Read lab procedure posted below
Contraction of Glycerinated Muscle with ATP.docx
 Feb 14&15  1. Mendelian Genetics Quiz  
1. Lab notebook collected next class
2. Radiolab Podcast: Inheritance
Link to Radiolab
RadioLab Inheritance.pdf
3. Read 9.1-9.2 in textbook - required
4. Start RG - optional
Chapter 9 AP Biology.docx
 Feb 12&13  1. Check Corn Genetics questions
2. Linkage lesson
3. Work time
QUIZ next class

 1. Finish Linkage map homework - required
How to Create a Chromosome Map from Crossover Frequencies key.pdf
2, Finish Pedigree homework - required
Pedigree_Worksheet.docx

 Feb 6&11  1. Go over Punnett Square homework
2. Corn Genetics and Chi-square stats

 1. Corn Genetics questions - required
2. Optional PS problems
PunnettSquares2.docx
PunnettSquares2 Key.docx
3. Finish reading Ch. 8 - required
4. RG - optional
 Feb 4&5  1. Review Punnett Squares
2. Plant Lab
 
1. Complete Punnett Square Homework
AP Punnett Square Problems #1.doc
2. Complete Lab questions - required
3. Read Corn Genetics and answer prelab questions
Corn Genetics.docx
 Jan 31 & Feb 1  Mitosis and Meiosis Exam
 1. Read Mendel Lab Background
Exploring Mendelian Genetics.docx
2. Read 8.1 -8.2 in Textbook - required
3. Begin RG - optional
Chapter 8 AP.docx
 Jan 29&30
 1. Finish Meiosis Lesson
2. M&M practice test
3. Review Game
 1. Study for exam
2. Put lab notebook in order
 Jan 25&28  1. Finish "Cancer Warrior"
2. Meiosis Lesson
3. Karyotype Activity
 
1. Finish Karyotype Activity - required
2. Work on review
Mitosis and Meiosis Review 2018.pdf
Mitosis and Meiosis Review 2018 key.pdf
 Jan 23&24
 1. Cell Cycle Review
2. Video: Cancer Warrior
 1. Begin reviewing Ch. 7
Chapter 7 Quiz - Jan 31 or Feb 1
 Jan 18 & 22  1. Stamp and go over DBQs
2. Cdk and cyclin lesson
3. Cancer Case Study

1. Finish reading Ch. 7 - required
2. Complete RG - optional
3. Share mitosis and meiosis videos
 Jan 16&17  1. Review Mitosis
2. Cell Cycle Game and Lesson
Control of the Cell Cycle Game.pdf

 
1. Mitosis DBQs - required
Mitosis DBQs.docx
2. Cell Cycle POGIL - optional
Cell Cycle Regulation POGIL.pdf
3. Henrietta Lacks RadioLab - extra credit
RadioLab Henrietta Lacks
Henriettas-Tumor-RadioLab-Homework-Assignment-VCBC.docx
 Jan 14&15  1. Time to work on videos
2. Mitosis lesson
 
1. Work on video - share with Ms. Morgan by Jan. 22
2. Read 7.4 in textbook - required
3. Work on RG - optional
 Jan 10&11  
1. Introduction to Mitosis & Meiosis
2. Start Videos
 1. Read 7.1-7.3 on text: required
2. Start RG - optional
Chapter 7.docx
 Jan 9  1. Go Over Test  
1. First Semester Evaluation - Google Classroom
 Dec 17&18  1. Finish up Calvin Cycle
2. Practice Test

 Prepare for exam
Review materials posted below
Cellular Respiration & Photosynthesis Review.pptx
 Dec 13&14  1. Finish up Light Reactions
2. Light Reactions Lab

 1. Graph results of Lab
2. Write  "What I See" and :"What It Means" for your graph
3. Cellular Respiration Extra Credit - optional
AP Cellular Respiration Extra Credit.docx
Review Documents Posted Below:
AP CR and PH Review 1.docx
AP Cellular Respiration Review 2.docx
Potential Cellular Respiration and Photosynthesis FRQs 2018.docx
AP CR and PH Review 1 key.docx
 Dec 11&12  1. Stamp and go over case study
2. Finish Cellular Respiration
3. Begin Photosynthesis

1. Please read lab procedures 
DPIP Colorimeter directions.pdf
2. Write 2 research questions that the lab will answer - required in lab notebook
3. Photosynthesis POGIL - optional
Photosynthesis POGIL.pdf
 Dec 7&10  
1. Stamp and discuss Case Study
2. Finish Lecture - oxidative phosphorylation
3. Fermentation Case Study
 1. Finish Fermentation Case Study
The Fun in Fermentation.pdf
2. Finish reading Ch.6 - required
3. Complete RG - optional
 Dec 5&6  
1. Stamp and Go over Lab Questions
2. C.Respiration Lecture

 1. The Mystery of the Seven Deaths Case Study - required
The mystery of the Seven Deaths.pdf
 Dec 3&4  Cellular Respiration in Peas Lab
1.  Lab Questions - required
(pick up lab questions from Ms. Morgan)
2. Cell & Membrane Retakes available until Dec.12
Cells and Membranes Retake Review.docx

 Nov 29&30  1. Introduction to Metabolism
2. ATP lesson / candy Activity
3. Introduction to Redox Rxn
4. CR Overview POGIL
 
1. Finish POGIL
Cellular Respiration POGIL - an overview.pdf
2. Read 6.1 - 6.4 in textbook - required
3. Start RG - optional
Chapter 6.pdf

 Nov 27&28  1. Stamp and Go Over Lab Questions
2. Practice FRQs
3. Practice Exam

1. Prepare for exam
2. Lab notebooks due on exam day
AP Cells and Cell Membrane Review 1.docx
AP Cells and Cell Membrane Review 1 key.docx
AP Biology Review 2.docx
Cells and Membrane review session.pptx
 Nov 14&15  1. Stats lesson
2. Finish Transpiration Lab
3. Finish membrane transport lesson
 
1. Complete transpiration lab questions
Whole Plant Transpiration questions.docx
2. Plant Research - Google Classroom
Nov. 15 - Block 7
Nov. 16- Block 2
 Nov 12&13  1. Stamp and Go over homework
2. Set-up transpiration lab
3. Membrane lesson
4. Osmosis in Action Activity

 1. Aquaporin article - extra credit
THE NOBEL PRIZE IN CHEMISTRY 2003 aquaporins.pdf
2. Plant Research due on Thursday or Friday - submit in Google Classroom
 Nov 8&9  1. Stamp and Go over case studies
2. Finish Osmosis Lab
3. Begin membrane lesson
 
1. Finish lab questions - required
Osmosis lab questions.pdf
2. Finish reading Ch.5 - required
3. Complete RG - optional
4. Plant Assignment posted in Google Classroom
 Nov 6&7  
1. Organelle / Function matching
2. TEDed endosymbiosis 
3. Diffusion & Osmosis: Intro Labs
 1. Osmosis Case Studies (required) - in lab notebook
osmosis case studies.pdf
2. Endosymbiosis Discussion - Google Classroom
 Nov 2&5
1. Complete Online Cell Activities
Online Cell Activities AP Biology.docx
2. Work on Membrane POGILS
 Complete Membrane POGILS
4 Membrane Structure-S.pdf
5 Membrane Function-S.pdf
 Oct 31 & Nov 1  1. Finish Microscope Drawings
2. Review Labs
3. Organelle / Endomembrane Lesson

1. Read margulis pdf chapter
margulis.pdf
2. Answer end of chapter questions: 2,3 and 4a-4d in lab notebook - required
3. Begin reading Ch. 5 (5.1 - 5.4)
Chapter 5.pdf
 Oct 29&30  1. Go over FRQ
2. Intro to Cell Labs

 1. Complete Cell Size Lab questions - required
Cell Size Lab.docx
2. Complete Cell Organelle Table - tape into lab notebook - required
Cell Organelle Table.docx
 Oct 25&26  1. Check Plants
2. Go over MC of exam
3. Cell Case Study

 1. Read Ch. 4 - required
2. Complete Ch. 4 RG
 - optional if over 75%
 - required if below 75%
Chapter 4.docx
AP Biology Retake Review.docx
 Oct 17&18  
1. Go over lab results
2. Practice test
3. Kahoot reviews
 Study for exam
AP Biochemistry review 1 key.docx
 Oct 15&16  
1. Go over Biochemistry Quiz
2. Finish Enzyme Lab Activity
3. Finish Enzyme Lesson
 Enzyme Review #1
AP Biochemistry review 1.docx
AP Biochemistry Review 2 key.pdf
 Oct 10 &11
 1. Stamp and go over homework
2. Run Design Experiment
 1. Complete Biochemistry Review #2
AP Biochemistry Review 2.docx
 Oct 8&9  1. Enzyme minilesson
2. Peroxidase graphing & design 
 
1. Complete Enzyme Questions in lab notebook - required
Enzymes Questions.pdf
2. Complete Procedures for Peroxidase design lab - Google Classroom (one per group)
Block 2: Due by 7:00 on Wednesday
Block 7: Due by 7:00 on Thursday
 Oct 4&5  Peroxidase Lab
 1. Enzyme POGIL - optional
Pick up from Ms. Morgan if absent

 Oct 2&3  1. Go over lab results
2. Review structure & take quiz
3. Introduce enzymes

 1. PLEASE read lab procedures
Peroxidase Enzyme Activity.pdf
2. Finish reading Ch. 3 - required
3. Complete Ch3 RG - optional
Closed Toe shoes next class
 Sept 28& Oct 1  1. Review molecule structure
2. Denaturing Proteins Lab

 1. Denaturing Proteins questions - optional
2. Protein workshop Packet - required
protein structure workshop.docx
 Sept 26&27  1. Biomolecule Activity - completed in Lab Notebook


 1. Complete Biomolecule Activity ?s - required
Biomolecule Activity AP.pdf
2. Molecule Structure Quiz - Oct. 2&3
 Sept 24&25
1. Go over FRQ
2. Water's Significance ?s (in lab notebook)
Water Significance in Biology AP.pdf
3. Begin Biochemistry
Macromolecules.pptx
 1. Finish reading Ch.2 (2.5)
2. Finish reading guide - optional
3. Begin reading Ch. 3 (3.1 - 3.2)
4. Start Ch. 3 RG - optional
Chapter 3 AP.docx
 Sept 20&21 1. Go over Evolution MC
2. Begin WATER - Characteristics of water lab

 1. Begin reading Ch 2 (2.2 - 2.4) - required
2. Begin reading guide - optional
Chapter 2.docx
3. Evolution Retakes - next week
EVOLUTION EXAM RETAKE REVIEW.pdf

 Sept 18&19
 Evolution Exam  No homework
 
Sept 14&17
 1. Evolution Practice Test  Evolution ReviewFall 2018 key.pdf
 Sept 12&13
 1.Urey Miller Case Study (I-III) in lab notebook
Urey Miller Case Study.pdf
2. Origin of Life notes
Origins of Life.ppt
 Evolution ReviewFall 2018.pdf
 Sept 10&11
 1. Radioactive Dating Game - pHet simulation
Pick up worksheet from Ms. Morgan
2. Half-Life problems
Pick up from Ms. Morgan
3. Introduction to Urey/Miller Experiment
 1. Begin to review for Evolution Exam
 Sept 6&7
1. Check plants / make observations
2. Tale of Speciation on Daphne Major (in lab notebook)
Tale of Speciation on Daphne Major.docx

 1. Read Ch. 18
2. Complete RG
Chapter 18.docx
 Sept 4&5
 1. Go over RG questions
2. Phylogenetic Tree practice
3. Introduction to Speciation Lab

 1. Read Chapter 17 (17.1, 17.3 and 17.4)
2. Complete Speciation Case Studies - Google Classroom
 Aug 30&31  1. Stamp and Go over H-W homework
2. NOVA: Phylogenetic Tree Activity

 1. Finish NOVA Activity - Missions 1 & 2 only
NOVA_Evolution_Lab_Worksheets.pdf
NOVA Evolution Lab link
2. Read Ch.16 and complete RG
Pick up RG from Ms. Morgan
3. More H-W problems - just practice - not required
HardyWeinberg Questions.pdf
 Aug 28&29  1. Discuss Sexual Selection
2. Hardy-Weinberg Lab
 
1. Complete H-W lab questions - on worksheet
Block 2: Cases 1 - 3
2. Complete H-W problems - in lab notebook
HardyWeinburg.pdf
 Aug 24&27  
1. Discuss Plant Project
2. Evolution Formative Assessment
3. Salmon Case Study
Sneaky Salmon Case Study
4. Sexual Selection video
 
Narwal video 1
Saber toothed cat video 2
Fiddler Crabs video 3
Animal Structures video 4
Complete Animal Structure Quiz in Google Classroom

 Aug 22&23  1. Setup Lab Notebook
2. Begin plant project
 
1. Read Ch. 15 in textbook
2.Complete Reading Guide
Chapter 15.pdf
3. Be prepared to share answers
 Aug 20&21
 1. Class expectations
2. Finish Scientific Investigation Activity
3.Safety Contract
 1. Acknowledgement signatures
on Class Expectations and Safety Contract - In Google Classroom
Aug 17  Welcome Back  No Homework
 
     
     

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