AP Biology

Unit 9: Ecology

Ch 45: Animal Behavior
Ch 46: Populations
Ch 47: Communities
Ch 48: Ecosystems
Ch 49: Biomes

Assignments

Ecology Listmania (intro discussion)

Population Biology (virtual lab)

Case Studies

The Grey Seal Problem (presentation / group)
Gulf of Mexico's Dead Zone (presentation / group)

Disappearing Marine Iguanas (reading case)

Labs

Lab 11: Isopod Behavior Lab

Lab 12: Dissolved Oxygen (simulation)

 Virtual Lab: Waterweed Simulation

Individidual Project, Ecology Article - consider an ecological topic of your choice, analyze a specific article about the topic and share with the class. (Sample: Giant Snails Invade Florida). Be prepared to discuss your article with the class. It is important to choose current, RELEVANT news.

Quizzes & Review

 Populations

 Ecology & Biomes

 Communities