AP Environmental Homework 2013-14

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Assignment
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Date due
WQI Royal River
1. Results of the tests, WQI result and overall score; for macroinvertebrates as well (table format) (20 pts)
2. An analysis/summary explaining what the tests showed about:(10 pts)
A. Overall Royal River quality
B. General observations about the role of the river in the watershed and recommendations about what can be done in the future to make sure this is a valuable resource for the environment through which it travels.
Friday, May 30th LAST DAY FOR SENIOR CLASSES!!!!
Last Tree Journal
All pictures/notes/comments complete.
End of the day Friday May 23
AP EXAM!!!!!
Start reviewing topics we covered this year; I can give you practice exams if you want!
Monday, May 5th @ 8:00 AM
1) Grade your Practice Exam
2) Go over incorrect questions
3) Complete this Survey by 8 PM Wed night
Complete tasks as listed. Be careful with time on item 3.
5/1
The Quality of your River or Stream
Complete last page of handout in class problems 1 through 4.
4/17
1) Read Chapter 14
2) Water Pollution guided learning
Read about water pollution and finish the water pollution guided learning.
4/15
Air Pollution and Everyday Activities
The lab is due. Data and calculations will be shared as a class.
4/7
Air Pollution Test Corrections
Find correct answer and give an explanation why yours is wrong.
4/4 (Friday)
Read Chapter 9
Have Chapter 9 read: What are two questions you have from the reading? Submit your questions here
4/3
Air Pollution Exam
Chapters 15 and 19 and TS; 40 MC and 2 FRQs (timed test! in prep for AP Exam!)
3/28
Air Pollution and Everyday Activities
Complete the pre-lab questions on page 7. Read pp 8-9 and Part A on car exhaust.
3/24
1)Impact(s) of climate change presentation
2) Read Chapter 19! (will have helpful info for presentations)
The presentation is due. Find the rubric here.
Read Chapter 19
3/20
Acid Rain: The threat from above Lab Activity
Questions and map due.
3/18
Energy Exam Test Corrections
Energy Exam Test Corrections due
3/7
Air Pollution
Read Chapter 15 and TS 26-71.
3/5
1) Weather Activity
2) Greeenhouse Activity
Complete both of these activities in class with a partner; what doesn't get finished is HW.
3/5
Atmospheric Structure Reading
Read pp. 88-98 and Top Shelf 17-21. Take this quiz in class.
2/27
Test Corrections Chapters 16/17
Find correct answer and give an explanation why your is wrong.
2/27
Energy Exam
A few MC but 3 FRQs!
2/25
Energy mini-posters
Energy mini-posters ready to be presented. Find Rubric here
2/12
Energy Reading(s)
Read Chapter 12 first. Then Read Chapter 13 around the time of energy presentations
by 2/14
Chapters 16/17 Exam
35 MC and two FRQs
1/31/14
LD50 lab
Present your lab results to the class. Check the rubric here
1/29/14
Chapter 17
Read the rest of Chapter 17 and TS 148-155
1/21/14
1) Bring in chemical and prepare dilutions for LD50 study
2) Chapter 16
3) TS 156-172
Dilutions need to be applied on 1/16!!!!
2) read Chapter 16
3) Read TS
1/16/14
Read Section 17.4 and watch Pesticide TED talk
Have section 17.4 read in preparation for class. TED talk found here.
1/14/14
Mining a Cupcake Activity
Mining a Cupcake activity is due
1/10/14
Read Chapter 8
Have Chapter 8 read (some of this will be repetitive (soil profile, etc) pay particular attention to mining section.....
1/8/14
Chapter 10/11 Test Corrections
Test Corrections due.
12/19/13
Plate Tectonics Lab
The plate tectonic lab activity is due. Make sure you read this and this
12/13/13: Period 4!
Earth Systems and Plate Tectonics
1) Read Chapter 8 in Friedman
2) Go to the "Flipped Classroom" page for plate tectonics found here
12/9/13
Chapter 10/11 Exam
25 Multiple choice and 2 FRQs
12/11/13 (date changed)
APES Environmental Journal
Comments on classmate's photos.
12/5/13
APES Environmental Journal
Pictures and notes uploaded to Flickr.
12/3/13
Chapter 7 Quiz questions due
Find correct answer and give an explanation as to why your answer is wrong.
11/26/13
Materials for Holiday Sculpture
Start bringing in materials for your holiday structure. Class on 11/26 will be used to assemble sculpture.
11/22/13
Chapter 10 in Friedman
Read Chapter 10 (some of this will be repetitive)
11/22/13
Hunger Lab Analysis
Complete the analysis portion (may be handwritten)
11/20/13
1) Chapter 11 in Friedman
2) Complete the "Hunger Lab"
1. Read Chapter 11
2. Complete Table 1 in Hunger lab activity. We will work on the rest of the activity in class.
11/18/13
1) Human Population Lab
2) Human Population (Chapter 7 Quiz)
1) Human Population lab is due.
2. 15 multiple choice and 1 FRQ from past exam. Find link to exam questions here.
11/14/13
Chapter 7 in Friedmen
Read Chapter 7.
11/7/13
Biome Open note quiz
You will be able to use handouts and your notes.
11/5/13
1. Biome Project
2. Chapter 4 pp 99-114 ONLY
3. Chapter 5/6 Test Corrections
1. The Biome Project is due. Please have printed out so I can make copies for everyone!
2. Complete reading.
3. Finish test corrections. Find correct answer and give an explanation as to why your answer is wrong.
11/1/13
Climatogram
Make climatograms (by hand) and answer analysis/conclusion questions.
10/30/13
Chapter 5/6 Exam
35 Multiple Choice and 1 FRQ from previous exam.Find link to exam questions here.
10/28/13
Geologic Time scale questions
Answer three analysis questions in geologic time scale activity.
10/24/13
1) Chapter 5 in text
2) Test Correctionns
1) Read Chapter 5
2) Finish test corrections. Find correct answer and give an explanation as to why your answer is wrong.
10/22/13
Quadrant Method/Population studies
Complete data tables 2 and 3 and analysis questions in lab. The data tables and questions should be typed and printed out.
10/18/13
Chapter 6 in text and Graphing Activity
Read Chapter 6 and complete exponential growth graphing activity
10/18/13
Chapter 3/18 Exam
30 Multiple choice (AP style, so 5 choices) and 1 FRQ from previous AP Exam. Find link to exam questions here.
10/16/13
Invasive Species "Wanted" Poster
Complete the "Wanted Poster" activity. Sign up for your organism here.
10/11/13
Owl Pellet Lab
Complete the required and "choice" parts of the owl pellet lab.
10/7/13
Chapter 18 in Friedman
Read Chapter 18.
10/3/13
Biogeochemical Cycles Quiz
Biogeochemical Cycles Quiz
10/1/13
Biogeochemical Cycles Project
Be ready to present to class with 20 handouts printed out. Check out the rubric here.
9/27/13 (Period 4)
Environmental Journal
Have comments made on classmate's photos.
9/27/13
Chapter 3 in Friedman
Read Chapter 3. See Benjy's video here for help on topics. (Start at 2:00 minute mark) Be prepared for a "did you read it?" quiz.
9/25/13
Environmental Journal
Have pictures and ALL abiotic and biotic data (done as notes) uploaded to Flickr.
9/25/13
Chapter 1 in Friedman
Please have Chapter 1 read.
9/19/13
Ecological footprint Quiz
Please sit down with a parent/caregiver and complete the ecological footprint quiz found here.
By Step up day (9/19/13)
Time Line Project
Finish the timeline for your period with your partner. Be ready to present on Tuesday, 9/17!
9/17/13
Tragedy of the Common Lab Report
Complete the Tragedy of the Commons lab write-up. Please print this report before class!!!! More help can be found here.
9/17/13
APES Laws Quiz
A quick quiz on the laws
9/11/13
APES Laws Assignment
The laws should be printed and turned in to me.
9/9/13
A Walk in the Woods Reading Prompt
Please have your answers to the prompts with you at the first class. You will be using them for small and large group discussions
9/3/13