HW for AP Biology

  • Chapter 51 reading guide AND chapter 52
  • Lab report: Is Yeast Alive – Tuesday after Labor Day
  • Pill Bugs – in container w/ wet paper 5 EC points
  • Word Roots Quiz 1 – Thursday
  • Word roots quizzes 2 and 3 – Tuesday and Friday after Labor Day
  • Quiz – Chapter 51 (Animal Behavior): Wednesday
  • Pre-lab: Pill bug investigation: Thursday
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HW for MWH (1-2) biology for the week

  • Pre-test – Completed by Wednesday
  • Yeast lab – think about IVs and bring in any materials that relate to your IV (different types of sugar, for example). Check w/ Ms. Bergman to see if the IV is doable and if SWW has the materials. (We have ways to vary temperature, acid/base, etc.)
  • Readings: All suggested readings for the YEAR can be found here – https://biowithoutwalls.com/notes/suggested-reading-list/; all readings can be found in Biology: The Dynamics of Life (your textbook!)

    • Characteristics of Living Things: 6-10
    • The Methods of Biology: 11-18
    • Kinds of Information: 19-21 (up to “Science in Society”)

  • 5 pictures that could be used in constructing a food chain for Thursday.

HW for MWH (1-2) for Thursday/Monday

  • Syllabus slip signed – Thursday
  • Letter to Ms. Bergman – Monday
    • AT LEAST 1.5 pages (college-ruled notebook paper, etc.) written or 1 page, typed, double-spaced –
    • Pick and answer three of the following questions:
      – What does your name mean to you?
      – What have your previous science class experiences been like? What have you enjoyed? What haven’t you enjoyed?
      – What do you expect to learn this year? What are you looking forward to? What are you dreading?
      – What are your favorite books/movies/music/interests?
      – Is there anything you feel I should know about you before we start this course?
  • Biology Pretest – Wednesday
  • Syllabus quiz and supplies – Monday

HW for TWF (2-2) for Wednesday and Friday

  • Syllabus slip signed – Wednesday
  • Letter to Ms. Bergman – Friday
    • AT LEAST 1.5 pages (college-ruled notebook paper, etc.) written or 1 page, typed, double-spaced –
    • Pick and answer three of the following questions:
      – What does your name mean to you?
      – What have your previous science class experiences been like? What have you enjoyed? What haven’t you enjoyed?
      – What do you expect to learn this year? What are you looking forward to? What are you dreading?
      – What are your favorite books/movies/music/interests?
      – Is there anything you feel I should know about you before we start this course?
  • Biology Pretest – Tuesday
  • Syllabus quiz and supplies – Tuesday

HW for TFIV (2-4) for Friday and Tuesday

  • Syllabus slip signed – Friday
  • Read the “Is Yeast Alive” lab – Friday
  • Letter to Ms. Bergman – Friday
    • AT LEAST 1.5 pages (college-ruled notebook paper, etc.) written or 1 page, typed, double-spaced –
    • Pick and answer three of the following questions:
      – What does your name mean to you?
      – What have your previous science class experiences been like? What have you enjoyed? What haven’t you enjoyed?
      – What do you expect to learn this year? What are you looking forward to? What are you dreading?
      – What are your favorite books/movies/music/interests?
      – Is there anything you feel I should know about you before we start this course?
  • Biology Pretest – Tuesday
  • FINISH THE SIMPSONS VARIABLES ACTIVITY IF NOT FINISHED IN CLASS!
  • Syllabus quiz and supplies – Tuesday

HW for MWH (1-2) biology for Thursday

  • Syllabus/Book Slip Signed – Thurs
  • Letter to Ms. Bergman – Monday (We will go over this in class on Wednesday!)
  • Pre-test in Biology – Monday (We will go over this in class on Wednesday!)
  • Read the yeast lab procedure (We will go over this in class on Wednesday!)
  • Syllabus quiz and supplies – Monday

HW for AP for Tuesday

  • CONTACT FORM: ASAP
  • Summer Assignments – Tues.: Photoblogging and reading guides; plant or proof of plant
  • Book slip/syllabus signed – Tuesday
  • Theme Teams (assigned Tuesday) – Monday
  • Pre-lab: Yeast – Thursday; read the lab for Tuesday
  • Survival of the Sickest quiz – Friday
  • Chapter 1 Reading Guide