HW for AP biology and ALL bio classes

HW for AP Biology
GOOD LUCK ON THE AP EXAM!
AP review: 10:30-2:30 at the Silver Spring Starbucks!

HW for TFIV

  • Project – 6/10/11
  • Project topic – Tuesday!
  • Final – 6/2/11

HW for TWF

  • Field Trip Tuesday: BRING A FARECARD
  • Project – 6/8/11
  • Project topic – Wednesday!
  • Final – 6/2/11

HW for MWH

  • Who Killed Shamari Davis? Qs – Monday
  • Pedigree – Monday
  • TEST – Wednesday – see the ‘How to study’ post
  • Field Trip: Thursday – bring your farecard!

How to Study for your Genetics Test


  • Jeopardy: Jeopardyreviewgenetics_2011 AND Jeopardyreviewmoleculargenetics_2009_2011
  • Notes from class: DNA, protein synthesis, mitosis, and meiosis
  • Strawberry DNA extraction
  • Have your DNA and eat it too! activity
  • Notes on DNA discovery video – click here for video.
  • Reading on discovery of DNA from A Short History of Nearly Everything.
  • Reading DNA activity (transcription and translation)
  • Notes on DNA replication, transcription and translation videos – Click here and navigate to videos.
  • Mutations – kinds of mutations and effects of mutations activities.
  • Notes on sickle cell anemia video: Click here for video.
  • Constructing Human Karyotypes
  • Notes on Limb Regeneration video – Click here for video.
  • Mitosis graphic organizer (chart)
  • Mitosis Video: Click here for link.
  • Mitosis Activity
  • Meiosis Activity
  • Genotypes and Phenotypes Handout
  • Paper Pet Genetics
  • Dihybrid crosses – notes from class.
  • Who Killed Shamari Davis? activity
  • Blood transfusion game we played in class: http://nobelprize.org/educational_games/medicine/landsteiner/readmore.html
  • Blood type inheritance – notes from class.
  • Thompson Family Fortune activity
  • Quiz – DNA Structure and Discovery
  • Quiz – Replication and Transcription
  • Quiz – Translation and Mutation
  • Quiz – Chromosomes and Karyotypes
  • Quiz – Genotypes, Phenotypes and Punnett Squares

To review, you can look over the following pages in your textbook. The focus of the test will be what we reviewed in class.

  • 291-295 (Transcription and Translation)
  • 296-301 (Mutations)
  • 203-210 (Chromosomes and the Cell Cycle)
  • 328-329 (Changes in chromosome number – not assigned, but useful for review)
  • 253-262 (Mendel) – Punnett Squares
  • 263-273 (Meiosis) – Meiosis
  • 309-329 (Genetics) – Pedigrees and blood types

meiosis2011_edited.pdf

mitosis_edited_2011.pdf

DNA_2011.pdf

protein_synthesis_2011_withwriting.pdf

HW for TWF, and TFIV

HW for TWF

  • Pedigree: Tuesday
  • TEST: Wednesday: DNA –> Genetics. Stay tuned for a ‘how to study’ post
  • Quiz: 5/6/11 – Water Quality: Review the materials from the Chesapeake Bay mapping activity, the water quality indicators handout, and the article on Ocean Dead Zones

HW for TFIV

  • Who Killed Shamari Davis? Qs – Friday
  • Quiz: Punnett Squares: Friday
  • Survey and consent forms: Friday
  • TEST: DNA –> Genetics. Stay tuned for a ‘how to study’ post: 5/6/11

HW for AP biology and ALL bio classes

HW for AP Biology

  • TEST: Friday after break – Pig dissection; digestive system; circulatory system; respiratory system; hormones discussed thus far
  • Heart rate lab (see attached if you were absent) + Q10 Cricket Lab Qs: Wednesday after break
  • Review: 5 steps to a 5, Top 15 lists
  • Review: Thursday, Friday and Saturday 12pm-2pm (April 21-April 23) – Please text/email/call if you’re planning to attend AT LEAST 24 hours in advance.

HW for MWH

  • Read pages 253-63
  • Summary Questions and Pedigrees: Monday 5/2/11
  • Water Sample: Wednesday
  • Quiz: Genotypes and Phenotypes: Thursday

HW for TFIV

  • Meiosis Qs: Tuesday
  • Meiosis Quiz: Tuesday – 263-73
  • Summary Qs and pedigrees: Tuesday
  • Read 253-62

HW for TWF

  • Quiz: 4 and 16 block Punnett Squares – Tuesday
  • Reading: 315-7; 309-14; 324-25
  • Water Samples: Wednesday
  • Blood typing lab (Who Killed Shamari Davis?) Qs – Wednesday
  • We will set a date for the genetics test shortly after break – begin reviewing now!

HAVE A GREAT BREAK! Get some sleep!

The Effect of Activity on Heart Rate_edited_2011_ap.docx

Invertebrate and Chordate Study Guides

Invertebrate and vertebrate study guides for AP can be found here: https://biowithoutwalls.com/ap-biology/animal-diversity-unit-plan/invertebrate-and-vertebrate-guides/

HW for TFIV

  • Begin Meiosis Qs!
  • Quiz: Mitosis 203-10
  • 263-73: Meiosis

HW for TWF AND AP BIO

HW for TWF

  • Quiz: Meiosis – Wednesday: 263-73
  • Paper Pet Genetics: Qs and Pedigrees – Wednesday
  • Form for survey and survey – Wednesday

HW for AP Biology

  • Quiz: Vertebrates and Invertebrates – Thursday
  • Female reproductive system packet: Monday
  • Diversity of life project: Friday by midnight
  • Pig dissection: Read the packet and complete AT LEAST the anatomical references, ‘sexing’ your pig, digestive system and circulatory system quizzes – http://www.whitman.edu/biology/vpd/main.html

HW for MWH

  • Mitosis/Meiosis Quiz: 203-210; 263-73; NEXT Thursday
  • Meiosis Qs: NEXT Thursday
  • Read ‘Paper Pet’ handout

HW for TWF and TFIV

HW for TWF

  • Quiz: Mitosis – Friday
  • 203-210
  • Meiosis Qs: Friday – If you need extra help, come at lunch on Thursday!
  • 263-73
  • Paper Pet Genetics and Pedigree – Next WEDNESDAY (no class on Tuesday!)

HW for TFIV

  • Mutations, Chromosomes and Karyotypes Quiz
  • Chromosomes and the Cell Cycle: 203-210; Changes in chromosome number: 328-329; Sickle Cell Anemia: 323-324
  • Mitosis summary Qs, cancer graphs and Qs: Friday
  • Read meiosis lab

HW for AP biology and ALL bio classes

Apologies for the delay in posting homework, etc. Quizzes will be accordingly post-poned!

HW for MWH

  • DRESS for the field trip on Wednesday! Meet at 9:30am at Room 12 (Ms. Bergman’s room).
  • Mitosis lab:

    If you DID not go on the Disney trip: Wednesday.
    If you went on the Disney trip: BY Friday afternoon.
    Complete the summary Qs, cancer graphs and Qs.

  • Meiosis Lab: Thursday 4/14/11
  • REVIEW FOR STANDARDIZED TEST: Tuesday, 4/12/11
  • Chromosomes and the Cell Cycle: 203-210; Meiosis: 263-273

HW for AP Biology

  • Quiz: Thursday – Chapter 20/Biotechnology – Focus on what we discussed in class!
  • Diversity of Life PPTs – BOTH chordates and invertebrates – EMAILED/Shared via GoogleDocs by Friday at midnight.
  • Female reproductive system packet: Monday

HW for TFIV

  • Quiz: Mutations, Chromosomes and Karyotypes – Postponed until Friday!!!!
  • Read the mitosis lab for Tuesday
  • Chromosomes and the Cell Cycle: 203-210; Changes in chromosome number: 328-329; sickle cell anemia 323-4

HW for TWF

  • Lab Summary Qs and Cancer Graphs – Tuesday
  • Quiz: Mitosis – POSTPONED until FRIDAY
  • Chromosomes and the Cell Cycle: 203-210; meiosis: 263-273
  • Meiosis Qs: Friday.