A.P. Biology Labs

  • Here is a link to instructions for your lab notebook
http://apbiologywiki.wikispaces.com/Lab+Notebook+Instructions
  • Here is the grading rubric for your lab notebook.


  • Here is a link for the lab report Instructions

http://apbiologywiki.wikispaces.com/Lab+Report+Instructions
  • Here is the grading rubric which will be used on mini-poster presentations.



Introduction to Inquiry

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  • This is an on-line simulation of the sowbug lab.

http://www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/labbench/lab11/intro.html


Unit 1: Biochemistry


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  • This is an on-line simulation of an enzyme lab. Good for review.

http://www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/labbench/lab2/intro.html


Unit 2: Cells and Cell Processes

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  • This is an on-line simulation of a diffusion lab. It also reviews water potential.

http://www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/labbench/lab1/intro.html


  • This Molecular Workbench provides an excellent tutorial on diffusion and osmosis. It also provides feedback to check for understanding.

http://mw.concord.org/modeler/


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http://www.biology.arizona.edu/cell_bio/activities/cell_cycle/cell_cycle.html
http://www.biology.arizona.edu/cell_bio/activities/cell_cycle/cell_cycle.html
  • Analyze the following conclusions for the mitosis lab. Which do you think are best and why?



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Unit 3: Energy

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  • This is the college board inquiry lab using microrespirometers.


  • This lab combines the inquiry lab with the original lab using regular respirometers.


  • Use this tutorial to review the concepts and lab techniques you will be using.

http://www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/labbench/lab5/intro.html

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  • Here's a fun lab that we can no longer do in school because of the ban on latex. Feel free to try it at home. It presents another interesting way of measuring respiration.



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Unit 4: Molecular Genetics


  • Below is a link to all the Biotechnology Labs

http://shsbiotechnology.wikispaces.com/home

  • Below is the link to the gel electrophoresis simulation on-line.


http://www.phschool.com/science/biology_place/labbench/lab6/concepts2.html






Unit 5 and 6: Genetics / Evolution







  • Check out this statistical analysis of M and M colors !


http://joshmadison.com/2007/12/02/mms-color-distribution-analysis/

Unit 7: Homeostasis




  • Videos of Pig Dissections




  • This is a link to four review videos of fetal pig anatomy.


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wgnpfvogT14




  • Videos of Rat Dissections





Unit 8: Ecology