Big Idea 4 - Interactions - Ecology
Monday, March 26, 2018
AP Bio to Mayo SIM Lab
1. Edpuzzle login information. You must make an account.
Use this code meogolu
All of the homework videos for the 7 week review period will be through Edpuzzle and have questions inserted through each video. You will record your answers in your AP Bio Review notebook that you will build through the review. (If you don't have it yet, then just answer questions on a piece of paper and then staple into your notebook this weekend) Your notebook will contain everything you are assigned for the next 7 weeks. Each week will constitute a weekly grade in class and plus This notebook, collectively will be your final exam grade. See Notebook and Review Book tab.
Tonight's homework: You must keep up. Lecture Reviews are at night 20-30 minutes and
review work/activities/labs during class period the next day. Please watch and answer questions:
Edpuzzle Communities video/questions
Edpuzzle Ecosystems video/questions
Tuesday, March 27
Distribute check list for this week.
Look at what you missed on practice exam 6. (20 minutes)
Short overview of the next 7 weeks and 1st 4 pages of Big Idea 4 flipchart. (5 minutes)
All big Idea flipcharts will be located on website for your use.
Big Idea 4 Ecology LOs and EKs
Recalling Ecology/APEs related topics with Kahoot. (30 minutes)
Green Folder worksheets: (35 minutes)
Predator-Prey Interactions p. 343
Population Cycles p. 344
If time permits - see list on Wednesday of worksheets from Green folder.
Please watch and answer questions:
Edpuzzle Exponential growth
Edpuzzle Logistic growth
Wednesday, March 28
FRQ writing practice - small group of short 6-8 minute Ecology related questions
Population Growth p. 326
Patterns of population growth p. 327
r and K selection p. 328
When time permits this week or next: Choose (minimum one) or all your personal weakness(es)
Strive for a 5 Recommendations:
Green Folder p. 302 Measuring Primary Productivity
Green Folder p. 303/304 Production and Trophic Efficiency
Green Folder p. 305 Quantifying Energy Flow in an Ecosystem
Green Folder p. 307/308 Ecological Pyramids
Green Folder p. 309 Nutrient Cycles
Green Folder p. 310 The Hydrologic Cycle
Green Folder p. 311/312 The Carbon Cycle
Green Folder p. 313/314 The Nitrogen Cycle
Green Folder p. 320 Density and Distribution
Green Folder p. 321/322 Population Age Structure
Green Folder p. 323 Life Tables and Surivorship
Green Folder p. 324 Survivorship Curves
Green Folder p. 325 Survivorship and Life Expectancy
Green Folder p. 357/358 Global Warming
Green Folder p. 359 MOdels of Climate Change
Green Folder p. 367 Ocean Acidification
(You are certainly welcome to do everything in your green folder when time permits. For those who have not had APES, I recommend the above first, then anything else)
Please watch and answer questions:
Edpuzzle - Cooperative Interactions
Edpuzzle - Population Variation
Thursday, March 29
Group Breaking News! - your group will be reporting (like a news reporter) on one of the following. You have 45 minutes to prepare for your newscast!
1. Explain an ecosystem change over time from large-scale events.
Topics: Continental Drift, Meteor Impact on Dinosaurs, and El Nino,
2. Predict consequences of human activity on ecosystems.
Topics: Slash and burn agriculture; Small Pox; Potato blight,
3. Explain interactions on species distributions. Topics: Dutch Elm Disease or Kudzu
Edpuzzle - Ecosystem Change
Edpuzzle - Biodiversity
Friday, March 30 - NO SCHOOL
During this 3 day weekend - get your notebook together. Catch up. Get ahead.
Notebook checkoff due Monday for 1st weeks grade.
2nd week of Big Idea 4!
Any free time, we will grab Green Folder topics from the list above.
Monday, April 2
Distribute checklist for this week.
Survival of the Sweetest Keystone Species/Skittles lab! Keystone Species part 2 YOU ARE GOING TO LOVE THIS!
Edpuzzle Biological Molecules
Organic Blocks: Organic Molecule Table/Fill-in
Tuesday, April 4
Macromolecule matching activity
Organic molecule compound concept map
Edpuzzle - Cellular Organelles
Edpuzzle - Cellular Specialization
Wear clothes to sit on concrete outside tomorrow.
Wednesday, April 5
Cell Sidewalk Chalk Drawing - Structures and Functions
If too cold or raining: chalk on black paper.
Ed puzzle Enzymes
Edpuzzle Organ Systems
Thursday: April 6
Edpuzzle - Cellular Variation
Edpuzzle - Genotype Expression
Friday: April 7 -
Secure Exam 5 M/C only -71 minutes timed. True AP Score/not participation
Big Idea 4 videos