AP Environmental Science Calendar
Wednesday August 16
Intro to Class
Procedures

Thursday August 17
Pre-assessment Test
Nature of Science Activity
CONPTT Lecture & Worksheet - Due 8/18

Friday August 18
Lab Safety Quiz
Download App for Eclipse & Remind 
Ch. 1

Monday August 21
Eclipse Activities
****Bring permission slip****

Tuesday August 22
Ch. 1 Quiz
Ch. 1 Discussion

Wednesday August 23
Define IPAT

Thursday August 24
IPAT Project

Friday August 25
Complete IPAT Project
IPAT Project Presentations

Monday August 28
​Chapter 1 Test

Tuesday August 29
New Article/CONPTT

Wednesday August 30
Law of Conservation of Matter Lab - Due 9/1

Thursday August 31
FRQ Practice
Chapter 2 Discussion

Friday September 1
​Chapter 2 Review

Tuesday September 5
Chapter 2 Test

Wednesday September 6
Intro to Chapter 3
Ecosystems Activity
Owl Pellets Pre-lab

Thursday September 7
Owl Pellets Lab - Due 9/11

Friday September 8
Begin biochemical cycles project

Monday September 11
Finish biochemical cycling project

Tuesday September 12
Biochemical cycling project presentations

Wednesday September 13
Chapter wrap-up & review

Thursday September 14
Chapter Discussion
FRQ Review

Friday September 15
Chapter 3 Test
Read Chapter 4-1 & 4-2 for Monday

Monday September 18
Natural Selection Min-Lab - Due 9/19

Tuesday September 19
Chapter 4 Intro. - Biodiversity, Evolution, Natural Selection

Wednesday September 20
Comparing Ecosystems Mini-Project Due - 9/21
Earthquake Pre-Lab

Thursday September 21
Earthquake Lab - Due 9/22

Friday September 22
Geology & Natural Selection
Biodiversity, Speciation & Extinction 

Monday September 25
Chapter 4 Quiz
Dude, You Gotta Move Project

Tuesday September 26
Dude, You Gotta Move Project

Wednesday September 27
Dude, You Gotta Move Presentations

Thursday September 28
Dude, You Gotta Move Presentations

Friday September 29
Chapter 5 Notes

Monday October 2
Chapter 5 Notes

Tuesday October 3
Ecological Succession Lab Due 10/5

Wednesday October 4
Carrying Capacity Worksheet Due 10/6

Thursday October 5
Chapter 5 Review & Discussion

Friday October 6
iPad Activity

Monday October 9
Chapter 5 Test

Tuesday October 10
Chapter 7 Lecture

Wednesday October 11
World Biomes Comparison

Thursday October 12
Modeling the Coriolis Effect Lab

Friday October 13
Ch. 7 Review & Discussion

Monday October 16
Chapter 7 Test

Tuesday October 17
Planet Earth Video and Worksheet

Wednesday October 18
AP Test Practice

Tuesday October 24
Chapter 7 Test Reflection
Chapter 8 Lecture
Grade Planet Earth worksheet

Wednesday October 25
Fishing Activity

Thursday October 26
CA/OK Canals Activity

Friday October 27
Chapter 8 Review and Discussion

Monday October 30
Chapter 8 Test

Tuesday October 31
Chapter 9 Lecture

Wednesday November 1
Species Presentation Lab - Due 11/3

Thursday November 2
Sustaining Biodiversity Worksheet - Due 11/6

Friday November 3
Species Presentations

Monday November 6
Chapter 9 Quiz
Populations Review

Tuesday November 7
Chapter 6 Lecture

Wednesday November 8
World Census Population Comparison Lab - Due 11/10

Thursday November 9

Chapter 6 Review and Discussion

Friday November 10
Chapter 6 Test

Monday November 13
Urbanization Introduction

Tuesday November 14
Green City Design Lab

Wednesday November 15
Green City Design Lab Presentations

Thursday November 16
Chapter 22 Review and Discussion

Friday November 17
Chapter 22 Test

Monday November 27
Ch. 23 Lecture

Tuesday November 28
Ecotourism Survey Lab

Wednesday November 29
Ecotourism Survey Lab

Thursday November 30
Ch. 23 Review & Discussion

Friday December 1
Chapter 23 Test

Monday December 4
Ch. 24 Lecture

Tuesday December 5
Community Planning - Not in my Backyard Lab - Due 12/6

Wednesday December 6
Community Planning - Not in my Backyard Lab - Due 12/6

Thursday December 7
"Why Political Decision are all Economic" article and Worksheet

Friday December 8
Grade Conferences

Wednesday January 3
Chapter 10 Lecture

Thursday January 4
Estimating Population Size Lab - Due 1/8

Friday January 5
Estimating Population Size Lab

Monday January 8
Chapter 10 Review and Discussion

Tuesday January 9

Chapter 10 Test

Wednesday January 10
Chapter 11 Lecture

Thursday January 11
Climate Change and Our Rivers and Lakes - Due 1/16

Friday January 12
Water Use Activity - Due 1/16

Tuesday January 16
Chapter 11 Quiz
Fresh Documentary 

Wednesday January 17
Chapter 12 Lecture

Thursday January 18
Soil Investigations Lab - Due 1/22

Friday January 19
Soil Investigation Results
Fresh Documentary (cont.)

Monday January 22 
Hunger Lab

Tuesday January 23
Chapter 12 Review and Discussion

Wednesday January 23
Chapter 12 Test

Thursday January 24
Chapter 13 Lecture

Friday January 26
Water Diversion Investigations - Due 1/30

Monday January 29
Water Diversion Demo

Tuesday January 30
Water Investigations Presentations

Wednesday January 31
Chapter 14 Lecture

Thursday February 1
Mining Lab - Due 2/5

Friday February 2
Worksheet

Monday February 5
Tectonic Feature Map - Due 2/6

Tuesday February 6
Chapter 13 & 14 Review and Discussion

Wednesday February 7
Chapter 13 & 14 Test

Thursday February 8
Chapter 15 Lecture

Friday February 9
Energy Primer - Due 2/3

Monday February 12
"Switch" Documentary

Tuesday February 13
Guest Speaker

Wednesday February 14
Chapter 15 Review

Thursday February 15
Popcorn Activty
"Switch" Documentary 

Tuesday February 20
Renewable Energy Project - Due 2/22

Wednesday February 21
No School - bad weather

Thursday February 22
No School - bad weather

Friday February 23
Chapter 16 Lecture

Monday February 26 
Chapter 16 Review

Tuesday February 27
Ch. 15 & 16 Test

Wednesday February 28
Toxicology Problem Set - Due 3/2

Thursday March 1
Risk Perception Survey
Ch. 17 Lecture - Environmental Hazards & Human Healther

Friday March 2
Ch. 17 Review and Discussion
FRQ Practice

Monday March 5
Ch. 18 Lecture - Air Pollution

Tuesday March 6
Junior Science Exam Prep

Wednesday March 7
Air Pollution Speed Dating Prep

Thursday March 8
Air Pollution Speed Dating

Friday March 9
Ch. 18 Review & Discussion

Monday March 12
Ch. 19 Lecture - Climate Disruption

Tuesday March 13
How hot is it here on Earth? Lab Prep

Wednesday March 14
How hot is it here on Earth? Lab

Thursday March 15
Ch. 17, 18, & 19 Test

Monday March 26
20 Important Things to Know about Water
Serial Dilution Vidoe

Tuesday March 27
Biological Oxygen Demand Lab

Wednesday March 28
Ch. 20 Lecture - Water Pollution

Thursday March 29
Water Pollution Magic Squares

Friday March 30
Chapter 20 Review & Discussion

Monday April 2
Ch. 21 Lecture - Solid & Hazardous Waste

Tuesday April 3
Over-packaging Lab

Wednesday April 4

Guest Speaker Prep.
Ch. 21 Review

Thursday April 5
Guest Speaker

Friday April 6
Ch. 20 & 21 Test

Monday April 9
Ch. 19 Climate Disruption - Climate Change vs. Ozone (O3)

Tuesday April 10
Global Climate Change: Man on Trial Prep

Wednesday April 11
Global Climate Change: Man on Trail

Thursday April 12
Ch. 24 - Politics, Environment & Sustainability

Friday April 13
Chapter 20 & 21 Review
Water Treatment Plant Activity

Monday April 16
Water Treatment Plant Activity

Tuesday April 17
Environmental Laws Worksheet - Due 4/23

Wednesday April 18
Ch. 20 & 21 Review & Discussion

Thursday April 19
Period 5 - Story of Stuff
Period 6 - Guest Speaker

Friday April 20
Ch. 20 & 21 Test

Monday April 23
Environmental Laws Tic-Tac-Toe Review Game

Tuesday April 24
Ch. 25 Lecture - Environmental Worldviews, Ethics, & Sustainability

Wednesday April 25
One Small Thing (Google Classroom) - Due 4/27

Thursday April 26
Ch. 25 Review & Discussion

Friday April 27
Ch. 25 Test

Monday April 30
Ch. 19 Lecture - Climate Disruption

Tuesday May 1
Quick Study Guide Project (Google Classroom) - Due 5/4

Wednesday May 2
Quick Study Guide Project