7/6/15

Did anyone get their AP scores yet? They should be available as of 8am. I can’t access them until 2pm.

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6/15/15

AP BIO

  • I know you’re busy with finals, but please  Take the anonymous AP BIO survey.  There are only 10 questions and it will only take a few minutes.
    • This will me to develop a better class, streamline the curriculum, and make the experience better for future students.

HONORS BIO

  • Finals start tomorrow…..STUDY!
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6/15/15

AP BIO

  • Thanks again for a great year! I have one more small task/favor to ask of all of you……a brief and anonymous survey. This is very important to me because it helps me develop a better class, streamline the class, and attempt to make the experience better for future students.

HONORS BIO

  • Finals start tomorrow…..STUDY!
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6/10/15

AP BIO

  • Reminder: Projects are due but you can hand them in on Friday instead. Just make sure you your materials tomorrow so you can work on the project during class.

HONORS BIO

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6/9/15

AP BIO:

  • Reminder: Projects are due Thursday.

HONORS BIO:

  • HW: Finish the cladogram from the last half of lab today. You don’t need to answer any other questions or write a lab report. Just make the cladogram.
  • Reminder: Test Thursday. Notes are online.
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6/8/15

AP BIO

  • Reminder, projects are due 6/11
  • Also, I found the pcr bead tool…….tucked into a textbook, of course.

HONORS BIO

  • Chapter 15 and 16 Test Thursday. You should be reviewing your notes nightly.
  • Chapter notes are posted on the Honors Bio website.
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6/4/15

AP BIO

  • Reminders:
    • projects due 6/11.
    • Books…..I need them. Also, donate Your Inner Fish for extra credit.
    • Guest speaker tomorrow.

HONORS BIO

  • HW:
    • page 186 and 190 from the study packet you got in class today.
    • Butterfly (paperclip) labs due tomorrow. Here’s an example of how the graphs should look. Here’s a copy of the handout.
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      • Quiz tomorrow. The topics are summarized below.
        • Chapter vocabs.
          • Natural selection, evolution
          • Selection (disruptive, stabilizing, directional)
          • Isolation
          • Factors that cause evolution in populations.
          • Evidence that supports the theory of evolution
          • Types of isolation.
        • Hints: read the intro to the butterfly/paperclip lab, review your chapter vocabs, review questions 2c, 4 and 5 from today’s packet.
        • Here’s a great review resource:
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6/3/15

AP BIO

  • Reminder: Projects are due 6/11/15.

HONORS BIO

  • HW:
    • The paper-clip natural selection lab is due Friday.
    • The finch beak lab from this week is due Monday.
    • Evolution/Natural Selection vocab quiz Friday.
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6/2/15

AP BIO

  • Reminder: fetal pig dissection lab tomorrow, so show up early. I have lab coats and aprons but you should also wear something that you don’t mind getting messed up. Also, closed-toe shoes.

HONORS BIO

  • HW:
    • The paper-clip natural selection lab is due Friday.
    • The finch beak lab from today is due Monday.
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AP BIO

  • Reminders:
    • Return your textbooks on Tuesday.
    • Projects are due 6/11
    • The fetal pig dissection lab will be next Wednesday.

HONORS BIO

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