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AP Environmental Science Virtual Spring Seminar  

 

  • AP Environmental Science Virtual Spring Seminar

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  • Section Code: 21SPEAP005A
  • Dates: 2/20/2021 - 2/27/2021      Times: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Sessions: 2   Days: Sa

  • Instructor: Amy Fassler

  • Capacity Remaining: 20

  • Building:    Room:

  • Fee: $200.00

  • Session 1: Earth’s Climate: A History of Change In this session we will spiral back to the carbon cycle as we delve into Unit 9 Topics including greenhouse gases, global climate change and ocean warming and acidification. The workshop will include hands-on activities that include skill development in data analysis and explaining processes through visual representations. The workshop is organized so that the content and skills can be shared with students in a virtual setting. Session 2: Habitat Destruction and the Rise of Emerging Infectious Diseases In this session we work with two different scenarios to analyze data and perform calculations in order to increase understanding of how and why emerging infectious diseases are on the rise. Through these activities we will have the opportunity to spiral back to adaptations and natural selection. The workshop will focus on justifying solutions by identifying pros and cons and identifying an author’s claim from a scientific rea