Useful Websites - AP Bio

"In teaching others we teach ourselves"  - Proverb

USEFUL WEBSITES

Good Review Websites:

           http://socratic.org/biology

           http://vcell.ndsu.nodak.edu/animations/home.htm

 

Need a refresher in genetics?
http://www.dnaftb.org/#classical

Need help with Standard Deviation?  (thanks JG)
http://graphpad.com/guides/prism/6/statistics/index.htm?statwhentoplotsdvssem.htm

Interactive on Human Evolution
http://humanorigins.si.edu/evidence/human-evolution-timeline-interactive

Science Music Videos
http://www.sciencemusicvideos.com/


Great review of plants and their application in genetics
http://www.weedtowonder.org/

Chi-Square Test
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXPBoFDqNVk


A good overview of how operons work:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10YWgqmAEsQ

DNA & Genetics - History and Experiments
http://www.dnaftb.org/

Good Overall Review, using videos:
http://www.brightstorm.com/science/biology/

GREAT website on the periodic table:
http://periodictable.com/index.htmlhttp://periodictable.com/index.html

Review Game:
http://www.bubbabrain.com/ap.php

**Good Rev WS  (though it's boring to look at)
http://library.thinkquest.org/28751/review/index.html

- AP Bio Review Games:
http://www.huhs.org/departments/science/martin/AP_ReviewGames.htm

**Tips for answering Free Response Questions:
http://kvhs.nbed.nb.ca/gallant/biology/free_response_tips.html


Interactive Demo Simulations:
http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulations/category/new

EXCELLENT Muscle Function Animation:
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072495855/student_view0/chapter10/animation__sarcomere_contraction.html


Great website on protein synthesis (transcription/translation):  http://web.archive.org/web/20060614121509/http://207.207.4.198/pub/flash/26/transmenu_s.swf

Website with good animations of the main topics of AP BIO:
http://www.lpscience.fatcow.com/jwanamaker/animations.htm

Check your college's AP Credit Policy here:
http://collegesearch.collegeboard.com/apcreditpolicy/index.jsp


Zebrafish Development Videos: http://www.exploratorium.edu/imaging_station/gallery.php?Category=zebrafish


VIDEO LESSONS - Go to www.pubinfo.vcu.edu/secretsofthesequence/playlist_frame.asp

    Videos I think would help you:
         - By Land or By Sea  (comparative anatomy)
         - Super Bugs (drug resistance)
         - Bioethics
         - A Green Light for Biology (pGLO)
         - What if? A World w/o Code  (DNA)
         - The Secret of Life (DNA structure)
         - From Slime to Sublime (evolutionary paths)
         - Night of the Twisted Helix (mutations & natural selection)
         - A Link for the Missing (DNA FPing)
         - On Aggression (neurotransmitters)
         - Facts of Life (gender determination)
         - The Chosen Child (designer babies)
         - Perfect Pitch (heredity)
         - Rover Redefined (genome mapping & pedigrees)
         - Testing Zygosity (genetic testing)
 
 
Tutorial Animations:
 
Campbell & Reece studyguide powerpoints for every chapter:
 
Lab Objectives from the "Dirty Dozen" (the original labs - we still do some of them):

 

AP Bio Flashcards, from the Raven book: