HW for AP Biology for Monday

  • Practice test w/ essays – Tuesday.
  • Lab Notebook – BY next Thursday.
  • Masteringbio.com – Respiration 1/12; Photosynthesis 1/21.
  • TEST: Chapter 9 – Respiration; Review Monday after school.
  • Photosynthesis lab report – Thurs.
  • Plant packet qs and cut-and-past – Thurs

Summer program

Are you interested in science as a career? Look at the GEMS program run by the Army.

Are you interested in improving your academic skills this summer? http://www.howard.edu/schooleducation/Programs/Trio/MathSci.html

For other opportunities, see: http://delicious.com/biowithoutwalls/programs_for_students and https://biowithoutwalls.com/student-opportunities-and-internships/.

How to study for your chemistry and cells test!

Here’s what to review for your test:

  • Class notes: https://biowithoutwalls.com/notes/
  • The packet/chemistry notes and reading.
  • Properties of water lab.
  • Virtual microscopy assignment.
  • Microscopy lab.
  • Organelle chart.
  • Cell size lab.
  • Selective permeability and osmosis lab.
  • Cell membrane models.
  • Cell transport activity (passive and active transport).
  • The following readings (already assigned!): bonding – 141-8; water – 152-3; diffusion 154-6; Membranes: 175-178; osmosis/transport – 195-203 (Up to “Cell reproduction”)
  • Quizzes – Chemistry/properties of water; organelles; diffusion and selective permeability.
  • The Jeopardy! review program: testreviewjeopardy_cell_membranes_2009_2010