AP Biology Summer HomeworkWelcome to AP Biology!Hello AP Biology Students!Welcome to AP Biology!This class has high expectations andwe have a lot of material to cover before May. It is essentialfor you to stay up with the workload, so you are fullyprepared. During the summer and the year, you are requiredto do independent work. I am very excited to be teaching thisclass. It will be a lot of hard work, for both of us, but anythingworth doing is always a lot of hard work. Throughout thisyear, you will learn about biology at deeper level and you willthink harder than you ever thought possible. You all have thenecessary background for this class, believe in yourself, dowhat is asked, and you will be successful!Items you will need in order to complete the summer homework:•Purchase the most current 5 Steps to A 5: AP Biology [2020 Edition]•Optional Purchase: Another AP Test Prep Book–Princeton Review and Cliff Notes are both good.Summer Homework 2018 TimelineAssignmentDue DatePoints Possible1: Letter of IntroductionFriday June 19th102: 5 Steps to a 5 AP BiologyDiagnostic Test [Chapter 3]& ReflectionWednesday August 19th103: Class MaterialsWednesday August 26th4: Graphing Practice &Experimental DesignWednesday August 26th20If you have any questions, you may contact me by e-mail ([email protected]) I will be checking myemail a couple of times a week throughout the summer, and will be in out of town at different times, soplease be patient with responses. IHIGHLYRECOMMENDthat you start assignment 4 as soon as possible,because there is a lot of material to go through. Waiting for the last minute would not be wise. Be mindfulto put forth yourBESTeffort in order to have a solid foundation for the upcoming year.Be certain tofollow the directions provided and create notes that are neat, orderly, well formatted, complete, and easyto follow. These will help when you review for the AP exam.I’m looking forward to an amazing year!