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AP Biology Syllabus

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First Nine Weeks Exams October 10&11

 

Topics                                                              Time Frame                             Lab/Activity

 

Biochemistry (Chapters 1-6)                                2.5 weeks                     Scientific Methodology; pH lab; Macromolecules lab; AP Enzyme lab

 

Cells (Chapters 7-8)                                           3.5 weeks                     Microscope lab; Powerpoint activity; AP Cell Membrane lab

                                                           

Cell Processes  (Chapters 9-10)                          2.5  weeks                    AP Respiration lab; AP Photosythesis lab; Plant Chromotography

 

Exams                                                              .5 weeks

 

Second Nine Weeks Exams December 18&19

 

Cellular Reproduction (Chapters 11-14)                2.5 weeks                     AP Mitosis lab; AP Meiosis lab; PowerPoint activity;  Microscope activity Mendelian genetics activity; AP Fruit Fly lab

 

Molecular Genetics (Chapters 15-17, 19)  3.5 weeks                     AP Electrophoresis lab; AP Transformation lab; Student Prepared Activity

 

Evolutionary Biology (Chapters 20-23)                  2.5 weeks                     AP Hardy Weinberg Lab

 

Exams                                                              .5 Weeks

 

Third Nine Weeks Exams March 12&13

 

Diversity of Organisms (Chapters 25 30)            3.5 weeks                     Microscope Lab; Reading;

 

Structure and Function of Animals                       5.0 weeks                     Microscope lab; AP Physiology Lab; PowerPoint Activity; AP Animal Behavior Lab

(Chapters 36 45, 50)                                                   

 

Exams                                                              .5 weeks

 

Fourth Nine Weeks Exams May 20 21

 

Structure and Function of Plants                         3.0 weeks                     Plant physiology lab; AP Transpiration lab; Microscope lab(Chapters 31 35)         

                                                                                   

Ecology  (Chapters 46-49)                                 3.0 weeks                     AP Dissolved Oxygen lab

 

AP Exam Review                                               2.0 weeks

 

Exams                                                              1.0 weeks