Planning calendar for Biology AP Semester 2 (2006-2007)

 

Week 1 (1/8)

Monday                 8       

Tuesday   9

Thursday 11

Friday                                                  12

Big idea

NO SCHOOL

Evolution

Population genetics

Population genetics

Speciation

Agenda

 

1. Review chapter 22, SG 1

2. Discuss diversity of life project

3. Discuss study guide questions

 

1. Review SG 2

2. Lecture: Maintaining variation and Population Genetics prelab

3. Lab: Population genetics 8A-8E

1. Review SG 3

2. Lecture: Species and speciation

3. Finish lab (if needed)

Homework and other due assignments

 

SG 1

SG 2

SG 3

 

Week 2 (1/15)

Monday                                                    15

Tuesday                                                     16

Thursday                                          18

Big idea

NO SCHOOL

Phylogeny

Early Origin of Life

Agenda

 

1. Review SG 4

2. Lecture: Phylogeny

3. Lab: Island Biogeography

4. Concept map

1. Review SG 5

2. Lecture: Early Origin of Life

3. Concept map

Homework and other due assignments

 

-SG 4

-Population genetics and evolution lab

-SG 5

 

 

Week 3 (1/22)

Tuesday                              23

Thursday                           25

Friday                                                        26

Big idea

 

 

NO SCHOOL

Agenda

1. Finish Concept map

2. Review or discuss questions

1. Concept map evaluation (group only) and review

2. Turn in HW

3. Short multiple choice and essay exam

 

Homework and other due assignments

Diversity of Life Project: Study guide/test questions due

-HW packet

-Island Biogeography lab

-Test corrections (genetics exam)

 

 

Week 3 (1/29)

Tuesday                              30

Thursday                           1

Friday                                                        2

Big idea

Diversity of Life

 

 

Agenda

1. Presentation: Viruses and Bacteria

 

1. Presentation: Protists

 

1. Presentation: Plants

 

Homework and other due assignments

SG 1

 

SG 2

SG 3

 

Week 3 (2/5)

Tuesday                              6

Thursday                           8

Friday                                                        9

Big idea

 

 

 

Agenda

1. Presentation: Plants, cont.

2. Presentation: Invertebates

 

2. Presentation: Invertebrates (daphnia lab)

1. Presentation: Fungi

 

  1. Presentation: Fungi, cont. (Sordaria Lab)

Homework and other due assignments

SG 5

SG 4

SG 6

Daphnia lab due

 

Week 3 (2/12)

Tuesday                              13

Thursday                           15

Friday                                                        16

Big idea

 

Plants

Plant tissues and growth

NO SCHOOL

Agenda

1. Presentation: Vertebrates

 

1. Review SG 1

2. Lecture: Plant tissues and growth

3. Start concept map

 

 

Homework and other due assignments

SG 7

Sordaria lab due

SG 1

Daphnia lab due

 

 

Week 3 (2/19)

Monday                                                   19

Tuesday                                                     20

Thursday                                                       22

Big idea

NO SCHOOL

 

Plant transport

Agenda

 

1. Turn in HW

2. Multiple choice exam

3. Essay exam

 

 

1. Review SG 2 and concept map

2. Lecture: Transpiration prelab

 

Homework and other due assignments

 

-HW packet

-Test corrections

AP review assignment: Diversity of Life

SG 2

 

Week 3 (2/26)

Tuesday                                             27

Thursday                                         March 1

Friday                                                             2

Big idea

Plant transport

Plant reproduction and regulation

 

Agenda

1. Transpiration lab (review SG 3 and concept map during lab)

2. Lecture: Transpiration control

 

1. Review SG 4 and concept map

2. Lecture: Reproduction, germination, and hormones

3. Concept map

 

1. Map individual evaluation

Homework and other due assignments

SG 3

AP review assignment: Chemistry of Life

-SG 4

-Transpiration lab

SG 5

 

Week 3 (3/5)

Tuesday                              6

Thursday                           8

Friday                                                        9

Big idea

Circulatory, Respiratory, and Immune Systems

Circulatory System

Circulatory System

Respiratory System

Agenda

1. Turn in HW

2. Multiple choice and essay exam

3. Lecture: Circulatory system

1. Review SG 1

2. Lecture: Circulatory System

3. Lab: Physiology of the Circulatory System

 

1. Finish lecture on Circulatory system (if needed)

2. Review SG 2

3. Lecture: Respiratory system

Homework and other due assignments

HW packet

-Test corrections

SG 1A-D

AP review assignment: Cells

SG 1E-K

 

SG 2

Tissue identification due (handed out)

 

 

Week 3 (3/12)

Tuesday                              13

Thursday                           15

Friday                                                        16

Big idea

Immune System

Immune System

Immune System

Agenda

1. Review SG 3

2. Lecture: Immune system:  Nonspecific defense and structures

1. Review SG 4

2. Lecture: Immune system humoral and cell mediated response

3. Concept map

1. Review SG 5

2. Concept map

 

Homework and other due assignments

SG 3

AP review assignment: Cellular Energetics

SG 4

-Physiology of the Circulatory System lab

-SG 5

 

 

Week 3 (3/19)

Tuesday                              20

Thursday                           22

Friday(min. day)                                            23

Big idea

Immune System

Regulating the Internal Environment

Excretory System

Excretory System

Agenda

1. Review SG 6

2. Lecture: Diseases of the Immune System

3. Finish concept map

1. Turn in HW

2. Multiple choice exam

3. Review SG 1

4. Discuss questions

 

1. Review SG 2

2. Lecture: Excretory system

 

Homework and other due assignments

SG 6

AP review assignment: Heredity

-HW packet

SG 1

-Plant Test corrections

SG 2

 

 

Week 3 (3/26)

Tuesday                              27

Thursday                           29

Friday                                                        30

Big idea

Endocrine System

Endocrine System

Nervous, Sensory, and Motor Systems

Nervous System

Agenda

1. Finish excretory system lecture

2. Review SG 3

3. Lecture: Signal transduction, hypothalamus, and pituitary gland

 

1. Review SG 4 and prepare gland jigsaw

2. Present glands

3. Lecture: Hormonal control of female reproduction

 

1. Review SG 1

2. Lecture: Nervous system organization

 

 

Homework and other due assignments

SG 3

AP review assignment: Molecular Genetics

SG 4

 

SG 1

 

Week 3 (4/9)

Tuesday                              10

Thursday                           12

Friday                                                        13

Big idea

 

Nervous System

Sensory system

Agenda

1.Quiz

 

1. Review SG 2

2. Lecture: Nervous System communication

 

Lunchtime lecture: Brain development

 

1. Brain dissection

 

 

 

Homework and other due assignments

-HW packet

AP review assignment: Evolution

SG 2

 

SG 3

 

Week 3 (4/16)

Tuesday                              17

Thursday                           19

Friday                                                        20

Big idea

Sensory System

Motor System

 

Agenda

1. Review SG 4

2. Lecture: Hearing and other senses

 

Lunchtime tutorial

 

1. Review SG 5

2. Lecture: vision, locomotion

 

Lunchtime tutorial

1. Review SG 6

2. Lecture: Muscle contraction

 

Homework and other due assignments

SG 4

AP review assignment: Plant structure and function

SG 5

SG 6

-Brain Dissection lab

 

Week 3 (4/23)

Tuesday                              24

Thursday                           26

Friday                                                        27

Big idea

Ecology

Ecosystems

Biomes

Population ecology

Agenda

1. Turn in HW

2. Multiple choice exam

3. Review SG 1

4. Lecture: Ecosystems

1. Body systems essay exam

2. Review SG 2 (diagram biomes)

3. Lecture: Biomes

 

1. Review SG 3

2. Lecture: Population ecology

 

Homework and other due assignments

-SG 1

HW packet

AP review assignment: Animal structure and function

SG 2

-Test corrections (last exam and quiz)

SG 3

 

Week 3 (4/30)

Tuesday                              May 1

Thursday                           3

Friday                                                        4

Big idea

Community Ecology

Community Ecology

 

Agenda

1. Review SG 4

2. Lecture: Dissolved Oxygen prelab

3. Dissolved Oxygen lab (data given)

1. Review SG 5

2. Lecture: Community ecology

 

1. Turn in HW

2. Ecology multiple choice and essay exam

Homework and other due assignments

SG 4

AP review assignment: Ecology and Animal behavior

SG 5

-HW packet

-Dissolved Oxygen lab

 

Week 17 (5/7)

Tuesday                              8

Thursday                           10

Friday                                                        11

Big idea

 

 

 

Agenda

1. AP exam review

1. AP lab exam

2. AP exam review

1. AP exam review

Homework and other due assignments

-Test corrections (Nervous and body system essay)

 

 

 

Week 18 (5/14)

Monday     15

Tuesday             16

Thursday                           17

Friday                                                        18

Big idea

 

 

 

 

Agenda

AP EXAM!

Bioethics

Bioethics

Bioethics

Homework and other due assignments

 

 

 

 

 

Week 19 (5/21)

Tuesday                                              22

 Thursday                                      24

Friday                                                        25

Big idea

 

 

 

Agenda

Bioethics

Bioethics

Bioethics

Homework and other due assignments

 

 

 

 

Week 20 (5/28)

Monday                                            28

Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday  29/30/31

Big idea

NO SCHOOL

 

Agenda

 

FINALS

Homework and other due assignments

 

 

 

 

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