APES HOMEWORK 2011-12

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Assignment
Details
Date due
Endangered Species Report
Please use sign up for your species. First come, first serve.
5/30/12
Vital Signs Data
Data needs to be entered on website.
5/25/12
Vital Signs invasive species
Be ready to go out in field to gather data/evidence
5/17/12
Biome trading card
The Biome Project is due!
5/1/12
Energy Partner Quiz
Be prepared for a quiz on renewables/non-renewables and read this article please.
4/25/12
Renewable Energy Project/Pamphlet
Be prepared w/ pamphlet and ready to talk to your classmates to convince them to "buy" the technology
4/11/12
Energy Primer for the AP student
Please read and complete problems 1,2,3,7 *NOTE* you can google the document and find the answers, but I am looking for your work!
4/3/12
Miller Chapter 13 Twiz
Twiz on Food Resources.
3/30/12
Food Detective
Have the Food Detective work finished. Please share ingredient list with me.
3/28/12
ZPG Letter
Have letter with corrections printed out and ready to send out!
3/22/12
Read Miller Chapter 13
Please have read by this date!
3/15/12
ZPG Project
Complete the Zero Population Growth (ZPG) Project Use this rubric to check your work! Final draft due!

Use this address:
760 United Nations Plaza, New York, New York 10017, U.S.
3/15/12
Human population worksheet
Complete the Population data questions with your group
3/1/12
Read Miller Chapter 9
Please have read by this date!
2/17/12
LD50 lab
Your LD50 lab is due. This will be a group "write-up" which will consist of a Google group presentation to the class. The presentation must include the following slides:
1) Purpose
2) Research w/ MLA citation(s) about harmful effects from your chemical
3) Hypothesis
4) Procedure
5) Results w/ an LD 50 graph
6) Analysis and Conclusion

Check the rubric here!
2/15/12
Irradiated radish seed lab
The Radish seed lab is due.
2/13/12
Radish seed hypothesis and chemical for LD50 study
Please write a hypothesis for the irradiated radish seed lab and have your chemical ready to go fro the LD50 test on rye seeds.
2/1/12
Radium Girls
Please read about the Radium Girls
1/26/12
Read Chapter 18: Environmental Hazards and Human Health
Please read and be ready to discuss
1/26/12 AM
Read Supplement 22: Estimating the
Toxicity of a Chemical and finish the Copper Extraction lab.
Read and finish Part 2 of copper extraction lab. Be ready for a quiz on reading.
1/24/12 AM
Solid/Hazardous Waste Test
40 Multiple Choice and 1 FRQ.
01/20/12 PM
Copper Extraction Lab
Part I of copper extraction lab due. (Questions 1-4)
01/18/12 AM
Miler Chapter 22 and TS 148-170
Please read and be ready to discuss.
01/13/12 AM
Rock Cycle/Plate Tectonics Presentation
We will be going down to YES.
01/11/12 PM
Rock Cycle/Plate Tectonics Presentation
A lesson with third graders. See here for sign up and brainstorming. All materials in and ready to go.
01/09/12 PM
Plate Tectonics and Earthquakes/Volcanoes
Lab
See lab descriptor for write up
12/16/11 AM
Miller Chapter 15 and Supplement 11
Please read and be ready to discuss!
12/12/11 AM class
Weathering Lab
See lab descriptor for write up.
12/8/11 AM class
Environmental Journal
Comment on other group members' photos.
12/6/11 PM class
Environmental Journal
Have all pictures/note/ (data) and tags on pictures.
12/2/11 AM class
Read about weathering and soils
Read Miller pages 67-70 and be ready for a quiz.
11/30/11 AM class
Water/Water Pollution Test
Miller Chapters 14 and 21 and Top Shelf Test
11/21 AM class
Wastewater Treatment Lab
Wastewater Treatment lab is due.
11/17 PM class
WQI Lab due
Please complete the Royal River WQI lab.
11/15 PM class
In class survey
Please complete this survey in class. Thanks!
11/4 AM class
Read Miller Chapter 21 and TS 97-146
Please read and be ready to discuss.
10/31 PM class
Read Miller Chapter 14 and TS 94-96
Please read!
AM: Watershed activity to be completed in AM class
10/31 AM class
Read Supplement 10 (S38-S42) and this article
Please read and be ready for a quiz!
10/25 AM class
Chapter 20 Miller and TS 73-93
Please read and be ready to discuss
10/21 AM class
Chapter 19 Miller and TS 16- 72 Twiz
Multiple Choice, identifying reactions and 1 Free Response.
10/19 AM class
Acid Deposition: the Threat from Above Activity due
Type up answers to the four lab questions and two map questions AND complete the US and Canada maps with potential acidification problems.
10/17 AM class
Air Pollution and Everyday Activities
Air Pollution and Everyday Activities lab due.
10/11 AM class
Quiz Corrections
Test Corrections on #1-30 first Quiz due. Find the correct answer and explain why your is wrong. (1/2 pt each)
10/4 AM class
Chapter 19 Miller and TS 16-72
Air Pollution in Everyday Activities pre-lab Problems
Please read and complete pre-lab problems in lab packet.
9/30 AM class
Chapter 1 and TS Quiz
Quiz on Chapter 1 and TS Foundations
9/28 AM class
Environmental Journal
Comment on other group members' photos.
9/26 PM class
Environmental Journal
Have all pictures/note/ (data) tags on pictures. Read TS Foundations Chapter.
9/22 AM class
Environmental Journal
Have pictures uploaded to Flickr.com
9/20 AM class
Chapter 1 Miller
Read Chapter 1 and be able to talk about some of the major themes and terms in the chapter.
9/20 PM class
Tragedy of the Commons Lab
Prepare the T.O.C. lab report.
9/16 PM class
Summer Law Assignment
APES Law assignment is due in class.
9/12
Cover Textbook
COVER YOUR BOOK!
9/8
Summer Assignment
A Walk in the Woods summer assignment is due in class.
9/6