AP Biology

Second Semester

Mrs. Patricia L. Sidelsky

oops!  Follow directions in the laboratory in the second semester.

Advanced Placement Biology Course Outline and Course Support

Patricia Sidelsky, Cherokee High School

AP test Review ( New Page)  



AP Bio Links http://www.users.nac.net/challoran/apbio.htm
Campbell's AP Bio page http://www.emc.maricopa.edu/faculty/farabee/BIOBK/BioBookTOC.html
BIOZONE http://www.biozone.co.uk/links.html
Five Kingdom Survey.  Summary of Key Ideas Summary of Saturday Review Session
Evolution. Summary of Review Summary of Evening Review Sessions
Comparison of Respiration and Photosynthesis.  Study Grid Preparation of AP Exam and Test
Plant Evolution  
Animal Phyla  
Practice Laboratory Questions for AP Exam http://www.carolina.com/apscience/overview_exam.asp

Topic I.  Membranes ( II) and Enzymes( completed)

Part One of Semester II  
Chapter 5.  Membranes.  Read an d outline the chapter.  Organize your notebook for the second semester. Basic Study Sheet from Purves
Membrane Notes  
Red Onion Lab  
Osmosis and Diffusion AP Lab Virtual Lab
Osmosis and Diffusion Notes  
Cell Junction Notes  
Active Transport and Channels References and animations
Endocytosis and exocytosis  
Cell Membrane- Active Transport - Endocytosis  
Assignments and study help- Chapter 4 4 and 6 test Link
Test your vocabulary with textbook flashcards http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?06
Chapter 44 Purves. Study this for test.(Homework) Neuron worksheet.
Outline of the transmission of nerve impulses and the neuromuscular junction Neuron note sheets
Neuron examples from your textbook http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?44
Enzyme worksheet. Chapter 6 Purves.( homework) Enzyme worksheet
Enzyme catalysis tutorial http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?06
Pictures to study( review for test) Neuron , neuromuscular junction, and enzymes
Catalase Laboratory Lab worksheet
Graphing for AP Biology How to use Excel for Bar Graphs and Linear Graphs.
Enzymes Enzyme Review Sheet
Glycolysis  http://www.jonmaber.demon.co.uk/glyintro/
Step by step  http://biotech.icmb.utexas.edu/glycolysis/glycohome.html
Kreb Cycle http://info.bio.cmu.edu/Courses/BiochemMols/Glycolysis/GlycolysisMain.htm
Fermentation http://www.emc.maricopa.edu/faculty/farabee/BIOBK/BioBookGlyc.html
Fermentation( movie)


Kreb's Cycle http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/krebs.html
Chemiosmosis http://www.tvdsb.on.ca/westmin/science/sbioac/plants/chemios.htm
http://www.jonmaber.demon.co.uk/glyintro/ - Animations of glycolysis
http://biotech.icmb.utexas.edu/glycolysis/glycohome.html Step by step reactions in glycolysis
http://info.bio.cmu.edu/Courses/BiochemMols/Glycolysis/GlycolysisMain.htm Step by step glycolysis 
Kreb's Cycle Diagram ( color )  
http://www.rpi.edu/dept/bcbp/molbiochem/MBWeb/mb1/part2/glycolysis.htm Outline of glycolysis with explanation


http://instruct1.cit.cornell.edu/courses/biomi290/MOVIES/GLYCOLYSIS.HTML ferrmentation movie
http://tidepool.st.usm.edu/crswr/pyroxidmov.html - Animation- Oxidation of pyruvate
http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/krebs.html Kreb's Cycle animation
Krebs in color   
http://www.tvdsb.on.ca/westmin/science/sbioac/plants/chemios.htm Proton pump
http://student.ccbc.cc.md.us/biotutorials/cellresp/chemioar.html Animation of Chemiosmosis
http://student.ccbc.cc.md.us/biotutorials/cellresp/etsch.html Electron Transport Chain and Chemiosmosis

Topic II.  

Web Lessons and References Link
The History of DNA Advanced Biology and Genetics DNA Outline  - Power Point
DNA Outline and Facts Class notes and outline
Textbook Links for Chapters 11 and 12.  http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?11. Check the replication tutorial
DNA from the beginning Information on the history and organization of DNA
Laboratory for Advanced Biology  and AP Biology The Kiwi Laboratory Link
Laboratory for Advanced Biology and AP Biology The DNA Electrophoresis Link( Class Work )
Animation DNA fingerprinting
Replication DNA replication step by step
Animation DNA fingerprinting -
Nova's DNA lab Nova's DNA fingerprinting lab
DNA Timeline Overview of the history of DNA
Race for the Double Helix  
Strawberry DNA PowerPoint  
Strawberry DNA Protocol  
Amplification of DS180 Princeton Laboratory
Basic DNA Electrophoresis HHMI Laboratory( Modern Biology)
Restriction Analysis of DNA HHMI Laboratory( BioRAD)
GMO - PCR lab Princeton Laboratory
Directions for graphing with EXCEL for Advanced, AP, and Genetics. Use this page with your class data. Size of DNA DNA graphing  page

DNA Practice graphing.

Directions for making gels How to make a Gel. 
Directions for staining gels How to stain Protein and DNA gels
DNA Structure http://www.blc.arizona.edu/Molecular_Graphics/DNA_Structure/DNA_Tutorial.HTML
Chapter 12 Vocabulary Protein synthesis, Transcription, and Translation Vocabulary Words
DNA Critical Thinking Problem solving for Chapter 12( March 11)
Basics of DNA fingerprinting http://www.biology.washington.edu/fingerprint/dnaintro.html
Web Cutter - cut sequences of DNA and analyze http://www.firstmarket.com/cutter/cut2.html
Restriction Enzyme References http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/restdna1.html - The basis of restriction enzymes

http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/restrenz.html - cutting patterns

http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/stickyend.html - demonstration

Complete a restriction digest http://darwin.sci.geneseo.edu/~yin/WebGene/RE.html - computer lab
DNA pictures and animations http://www.dnalc.org/resources/BiologyAnimationLibrary.htm
Protein synthesis http://tidepool.st.usm.edu/crswr/protsynthmov.html
Chapter 12  
Microbial Genetics-  
Molecular Biology Worksheet and Vocabulary. Chapter 13 Worksheet  
Recombinant DNA and biotechnology Worksheet  
Transformation Lab- pGlo  
AP Biology Laboratory - Transformation http://www.sc2000.net/~czaremba/aplabs/molecular.html
Transformation,Transduction, and Conjugation  
The Lac Operon- Description and information http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/L/LacOperon.html
Biotechnology- The Polymerase Chain Reaction http://www.accessexcellence.org/RC/CT/polymerase_chain_reaction.html
The Cell Cycle and Cell Division( Resources ) The Cell Cycle and Cell Division . Lab Page and references.
Chapter Nine( Purves ) Vocabulary - Cell cycle, mitosis , and meiosis
Onion Root Tip Portfolio of Root Tips( Motic Camera) - AP Onion Root tip lab
Cell Cycle and Mitosis Power Point
Chapter Nine. Web Page Diagrams of Mitosis and Meiosis for Study and Review. Your book link
Meiosis Tutorial http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/M/Meiosis.html
Karyotyping 1 Methods in Karyotyping - Play and take notes so that you understand new methods for karyotyping
Meiosis Animations http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/M/Meiosis.htm
Gametogenesis Gametogenesis PowerPoint
Gametogenesis and Meiosis Laboratory Spermatogenesis and oogenesis( Animal )
Animal Reproduction - Chapter 42( new edition) http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?42

 Lily Meiosis

 Formation of the pollen and egg
Meiosis Animation Play to study the process of meiosis
Plant Reproduction- Chapter 38( New Edition) http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?38
Plant Meiosis - Laboratory Lily Meiosis terms and diagrams with laboratory exercise
Floral Laboratory Flower laboratory
Sexual Encounters of the Floral Kind Worksheet for Movie
Chapter Ten- Transmission Genetics and Beyond Vocabulary and helpful diagrams
Fruit fly genetics A Day in the Life of Drosophila Melanogaster
Mutant Flies  Laboratory Exercise
From the Fly Room T.H. Morgan and Crew
Fruit fly study guide Class notes on fruit flies
Dihybrid crosses and Chi square(6) http://www.sc2000.net/~czaremba/aplabs/fruitfly.html
Genetics Problems(2) Worksheet
Genetics Problems(3) Exceptions to Mendelian Inheritance
Biology Project- Tutorial Link Blood Type Problems
Types of Inheritance Patterns Outline for Non-Mendelian Inheritance Patterns
Genetics Problems(4) X-linked worksheet
Practice Problems Test yourself on problems
X- linked diseases notes Note sheet
Genetics Problems and Notes(5) Epistasis
Blood Genetics ( 9) Rh factors and other blood antigens
Blood Genetics ( 10)  Advanced Problems
Notes on Epistasis Epstasis notes
Notes and Examples of Genetics http://www.biology.arizona.edu/default.html 
How to Interpret pedigrees(6) Pedigree Page
Autosomal Linkage Problems( 8) - How to Calculate Map distance on Drosophila chromosomes
How to Make a Karyotype Web Karyotyping
New Methods in Karyotyping Learn the latest karyotyping techniques
Genetic Diseases(7) How to research a Genetic Disease ( AP)
X-linked Genetic Diseases Portfolio of PowerPoints
Population Genetics http://www.sc2000.net/~czaremba/aplabs/popgen.html
Hardy- Weinberg Equilibrium( notes) http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/H/Hardy_Weinberg.html


Hardy-Weinberg Law as applied to Cystic fibrosis Mathematical Illustration of Hardy Weinberg Law
Mechansims of Evolution - Chapter 20 vocabulary Vocabulary outline( worksheets)
Species and Their Formation- Chapter 21 Vocabulary outline( worksheets)
Darwin and the Voyage of the Beagle Evolution movie. Worksheet( worksheets)
Developmental Biology- Embryology  
The visible embryo Follow the stages of human development
The Cherokee Comparative Embryology Page Follow for lab work
Developmental Biology Resources Chick, Fish,Frog, and Pig development
Frog embryology http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/F/FrogEmbryology.html
Amphibian embryology tutorial http://worms.zoology.wisc.edu/frogs/mainmenu.html
Comparative embryology http://www.luc.edu/depts/biology/dev.htm
Animal Development page http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?43
Animal development( homework page)  
Purves- Animal Development http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?43
Plant development( homework page)  
Bean seed germination http://www.nmr.fhg.de/bean.htm( movie)
Monoctos and dicots http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/gloss8/monocotdicot.html
Corn development pictures http://www.ent.iastate.edu/pest/cornborer/howdamage/appendix1a.html
Bean development http://botit.botany.wisc.edu/courses/Botany_130/Anatomy/Early_dev.html
Class lab page and diagrams  
Fast plant development http://www.fastplants.org/resources/life_cycle.html
Fast Plant Reference Page http://www.fastplants.org/home_flash.asp
Purves - Seed development http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?38


Biochemistry Revisited( completed)

Respiration Respiration. Chapter 7.
Glycolysis - step by step http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/glycol.html
Krebs Cycle http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rjh9u/krebsum.html
Electron transport chain animation - Play http://www.sp.uconn.edu/~terry/images/anim/ETS.html
ATP Synthetase activity- Play movie http://www.sp.uconn.edu/~terry/images/anim/ATPmito.html
Purves Links http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?07
Photosynthesis Photosynthesis
C4 photosynthesis C4 outline
Light dependent Reaction http://student.ccbc.cc.md.us/biotutorials/photosyn/ldr.html
Light Independent Reaction( Calvin ) http://student.ccbc.cc.md.us/biotutorials/photosyn/ldr.html
Overview of Calvin Cycle http://www.bio.umass.edu/biology/conn.river/calvin.html
Purves Links http://www.thelifewire.com/con_index.htm?08
Respiration and photosynthesis( Comparison) Compare and contraast Grid


Fungi http://tolweb.org/tree?group=Fungi&contgroup=Eukaryotes
Fun with fungi Fungi notes
Introduction to Higher Plants( Vocabulary assignment) SVacation The Flowering Plant Body
Review of Plant Reproduction and Development- Excellent

Answers to Practice quiz on plants



Gymnosperms http://snr.uvm.edu/www/mac/plant-id/gymnosperms/gymnosperms.html


Fern and Moss Life cycles( Homework- SV) Life cycle of moss and fern( study)
Purves Links Seed plants and Plants without seeds
Plant Tissues Diagrams and notes
Plant Hormones Plant Hormones information link
Photoperiodism http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/P/Photoperiodism.html
Tropisms http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/T/Tropisms.html
Transpiration http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/T/Transpiration.html
Plant Practice test http://gecko.gc.maricopa.edu/~lsola/NonFlwr/nonflwr.htm
Protostomes and Deuterostomes protostomes and deuterostomes
Origin of vertebrates Vertebrate notes
Animal Classification http://cas.bellarmine.edu/tietjen/images/general_overview_of_animal_phyla.htm
Chordate charaacteristics Meet the chordates- chordate classification
External Pig  
Introduction to Anatomy  
Dissection of muscles http://www.biology.ucok.edu/animalbiology/pigweb/pig.html
Animal Tissues  

Transmission Genetics and Beyond - Outline of terms and diagrams for Genetics

Genetic Worksheet One

Drosophila Study Guide

A Day in the Life of Drosophila melanogaster

Biology Project - Please Choose Human Biology and Mendelian Genetics for a Tutorial


The Romanovs - http://www.dnai.org/index.htm

Romanov Worksheet

Current Lab Projects

GMO Projects - Princeton University http://www.hhmi.princeton.edu/hhmi_web/Manual/lm_DNA%20food%20purif%20protocol.DOC

Frankenfoods - GMO Project

GMO Food List - Organic and GMO - http://www.truefoodnow.org/shoppersguide/guide_printable.html

PCR - http://www.horizonpress.com/pcr/

PCR - Notes

DNA Mystery Theater

DNA Restriction Enzymes - Notes - http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/R/RestrictionEnzymes.html

DNA and Restriction Enzymes

DNA sequencing - http://users.rcn.com/jkimball.ma.ultranet/BiologyPages/D/DNAsequencing.html

DNA Graphing

Current Events

Hand Walkers and Genetics - http://johnhawks.net/weblog/topics/meta/turkish_tetrapods_2006.html

Connection between genes and behavior - Read this article

Chapters 11-12 - 14

Genomics ( I) - Power Point

DNA to Protein - Power Point

Transcription Notes

Translation Notes

Mutation Worksheet