Homework, handouts, and PowerPoints are posted below.


Monday, October 23

posted by Peter Bishop

Day 37
52 days left in the semester
121 until the AP Bio exam
130 until seniors graduate
143 days left in the school year

Mr. Bishop will be out on Tuesday.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Meiosis test on Wednesday (multiple choice and essay).

AP Biology (B-block):  
Meiosis test tomorrow (multiple choice and essay).

Chemistry (E):  
For Wednesday, try problems 7-11 on page 217.  Check your answers in the back of the book on page 926.

Chemistry Honors:  
No new HW.

Anatomy (F):  
We will start looking at knee joints on Wednesday.  After that, we dive into the internal organs.

Friday, October 20

posted Oct 20, 2017, 8:16 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 36
53 days left in the semester
122 until the AP Bio exam
131 until seniors graduate
144 days left in the school year

AP Biology (A-block):  
Meiosis test on Wednesday (multiple choice and essay).

AP Biology (B-block):  
Meiosis test on Tuesday (multiple choice and essay).

Chemistry (E):  
Try problems 7-11 on page 217.  Check your answers in the back of the book on page 926.

Chemistry Honors:  
No new HW.

Anatomy (F):  
We will look at knee joints tomorrow.  After that, we dive into the internal organs.

Thursday, October 19

posted Oct 19, 2017, 11:14 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 35
54 days left in the semester
123 until the AP Bio exam
132 until seniors graduate
145 days left in the school year

Tomorrow is a half-day for students.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Read about meiosis.

AP Biology (B-block):  
Read about meiosis.

Chemistry (E):  
Try problems 7-11 on page 217.  Check your answers in the back of the book on page 926.

Chemistry Honors:  
No new HW.

Anatomy (F):  
Quiz tomorrow on bones of the foot.

Wednesday, October 18

posted Oct 18, 2017, 10:39 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 34, 146 to go.  124 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Test tomorrow on mitosis, with a few questions about cell communication.

AP Biology (B-block):  
Test tomorrow on mitosis, with a few questions about cell communication..

Click links below for videos:

Chemistry (E):  
Read section 8.1 and answer questions 3, 4, 5, & 6 on page 214.

Chemistry Honors:  
No new HW.

Anatomy (F):  
Quiz tomorrow on vocab:
  • fontanel
  • epiphyseal plate
  • kinds of fractures

Tuesday, October 17

posted Oct 17, 2017, 9:22 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 33, 147 to go.  125 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Read chapter 7 in the Cliffs Notes book.  Skip the part about Meiosis.
Campfire tomorrow, test on Thursday.

AP Biology (B-block):  
Read chapter 7 in the Cliffs Notes book.  Skip the part about Meiosis.
Test on Thursday.

Click links below for videos:

Chemistry (E):  
No HW.

Chemistry Honors:  
No new HW.

Anatomy (F):  
Review test tomorrow on muscles of the back and shoulders.

Monday, October 16

posted Oct 16, 2017, 10:30 AM by Peter Bishop   [ updated Oct 16, 2017, 10:36 AM ]

Day 32, 148 to go.  126 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Read chapter 7 in the Cliffs Notes book.  Skip the part about Meiosis.
Campfire on Wednesday, test on Thursday.

AP Biology (B-block):  
Read chapter 7 in the Cliffs Notes book.  Skip the part about Meiosis.
Campfire tomorrow, test on Thursday.

Click links below for videos:

Chemistry (E):  
No HW.

Chemistry Honors:  
Turn in the nuclear disasters question sheet tomorrow.
Read the article on the chemistry of precipitation.
Lab tomorrow at 7 A.M.

Anatomy (F):  
Test tomorrow on the shoulder, hand, and arm as well as review questions about the hips and leg bones.

Friday, October 13

posted Oct 13, 2017, 11:21 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 31, 149 to go.  127 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
No weekend essay.

AP Biology (B-block):  
No weekend essay.

Chemistry (E):  
Test on Monday will cover:
--waves & particles
--scientific notation
--s, p, d, and f orbitals
--one extra credit question about dot diagrams

Click links below for Crash Course (and other) videos:

Chemistry Honors:  
Read the articles on nuclear disasters and answer questions on the worksheet.
You can watch a half-hour documentary about Fukushima here.

Anatomy (F):  
Test Monday on the shoulder, hand, and arm as well as review questions about the hips and leg bones.

Wednesday, October 11

posted Oct 11, 2017, 10:37 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 29, 151 to go.  129 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Test tomorrow on Photosynthesis.  Essay and the Lab Report are also due tomorrow.
(PSAT is on Wednesday).

AP Biology (B-block):  
Test tomorrow on Photosynthesis.

Click links below for Crash Course videos:

Chemistry (E):  
Test next week will cover:
--waves & particles
--scientific notation
--s, p, d, and f orbitals
--one extra credit question about dot diagrams

Click links below for Crash Course (and other) videos:

Chemistry Honors:  
Read the articles on nuclear disasters and answer questions on the worksheet.
You can watch a half-hour documentary about Fukushima here.

Anatomy (F):  
Test tomorrow on the pelvis and leg bones as well as the spine and the skull.
Page 241 in your textbook shows an excellent diagram of the three bones of the pelvis, and makes a good guide for using your coloring packet to study.

Tuesday, October 10

posted Oct 10, 2017, 11:06 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 28, 152 to go.  130 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Test Thursday on Photosynthesis.  Essay and the Lab Report are also due Thursday.
(PSAT is on Wednesday).

AP Biology (B-block):  
Test Thursday on Photosynthesis.

Click links below for Crash Course videos:

Chemistry (E):  
No HW.

Chemistry Honors:  
Read the articles on nuclear disasters and answer questions on the worksheet.
You can watch a half-hour documentary about Fukushima here.

Anatomy (F):  
Test tomorrow on the spine and (again) the skull.

Friday, October 6

posted Oct 6, 2017, 11:09 AM by Peter Bishop

Day 27, 153 to go.  131 school days until the AP Bio exam.

AP Biology (A-block):  
Photosynthesis/Cell Respiration essay and the Lab Report are due Thursday.
(PSAT is on Wednesday).

AP Biology (B-block):  
Photosynthesis/Cell Respiration essay and the Lab Report are due Tuesday.

Click links below for Crash Course videos:

Chemistry (E):  
No HW.

Chemistry Honors:  
Read the articles on nuclear disasters and answer questions on the worksheet.
You can watch a half-hour documentary about Fukushima here.

Anatomy (F):  
Read section 7.6 in the textbook (pp 217-226).
Test Tuesday on bones of the skull. 

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