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Citizen Science: Involved & Interested!

Citizen Science is a term very near and dear to Team AP Bio. In the video below I discuss what Citizen Science means to me and how Team AP Bio got involved in the community around us and learned through... Continue Reading →


The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: Reflection

There's nothing I love more than inspiring stories, science, and humanities/social justice topics. So, naturally, I loved The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot! The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks takes readers through two plots: the journey and life of Henrietta Lacks,... Continue Reading →

Dear Future Team AP Bio

Hi everyone, as the school year comes to an end Team AP Bio has been making videos to pass on our advice to future AP Biology generations. Here's a little of my advice, I hope it's helpful! The gist of... Continue Reading →

Adventures with Adorable, Awesome Arthropods

On Wednesday we had some extra special visitors in class, and I don't care what anyone says, these little guys were SO adorable! A motley crew of Arthropods came in and we got to learn about them, hang out with... Continue Reading →

AP Biology Exam Reflection

Wow! The AP Bio Exam has come and gone! On Monday Team AP Bio got the chance to show off everything we have learned over the course of the year on the AP exam! It was a stressful but rewarding... Continue Reading →

Citizen Science: Adventure at the Tide Pools!

Team AP Bio had an awesome time at the Pillar Point tide pools exploring, discovering, and learning! We collected data for LiMPETS (Long-term Monitoring Program and Experiential Training for Students) on numbers and types of species we saw in the... Continue Reading →

Project Preserve: Body & Health

Hi everyone! This is the second video in my Project Preserve series. Here I talk about the effects that meat and dairy have on your body and health and what benefits come with a vegan diet. I also answer some... Continue Reading →

Citizen Science: Save the Bay Field Trip

Team AP Bio went on a field trip to the Palo Alto Baylands Save the Bay location! I learned so much about habitat restoration and how important biodiversity is to an environment! I learned how to put a concrete number... Continue Reading →

Science & Ethics: Should Pigs Be Used to Grow Human Organs?

Recently, technology has been rapidly advancing (which is no surprise), especially in the field of science and medicine. Research has begun on the use of pigs to grow human organs. This science is no doubt innovative and could save countless... Continue Reading →

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