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BIG IDEA 3: Genetics and Biotechnology
Lab #4: Mitosis and Meiosis: Model Building/Rate Investigation
Lab #8: Bacterial Transformation: Bacterial transformation and
control of gene expression using pGLO plasmid.
Lab #9: Restriction Enzyme Activity
BIG IDEA 4: Interactions
Lab #10: Energy Dynamics
Lab #11: Transpiration: Rates under different environmental
conditions of plants.
Lab #12: Pill bug and Fruit Fly Behavior: explores chemotaxis
and animal behavior.
Class Meetings and Requirements
Our AP Biology classes are 55 minutes long and meet five days a week. A normal class period will consist of warm-ups, note taking, demonstrations, laboratory activities, model building, and question and answer sessions.
AP Biology Lecture Notes - Mrs. Chou's Classes
Materials used in class
Students will be drawing information from the AP Biology text book, workbook, prior AP Biology free response and multiple choice questions, Biology coloring book, virtual labs, posted power points, and web pages.