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2015 AP® Biology Free-Response Questions
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many future doctors earn college science credit by passing the AP biology test while still in high school. Help young scientists prepare for the exam by studying past test questions. Each of the eight questions covers multiple topics...
AP® Psychology: Special Focus - The Brain, the Nervous System, and Behavior
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How does the brain send signals to the rest of the body? Scholars research and analyze the functions of the brain and the central nervous system in the human body. Using hands-on activities, reflections, and research, they begin to...
Prialt Blocks Pain Signaling in Mice
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Prialt, a prescription pain medicine, is used to treat severe and chronic pain in humans, but is extremely toxic to fish. To understand how Prialt works, class members watch a short animated video that models how calcium channels that...
Monitoring the Body's Reaction to Stress
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
When stressed, do you prefer the fight or flight response? Scholars observe, measure, and identify the body's response to stress using a well-researched methodology. They learn about the autonomic nervous system, hormones, and more.
The Surprising Reasons Animals Play Dead
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many animals have methods of surviving. But did you know that opossums are not the only animals known for "playing opossum"? Watch a video that explains the unique survival techniques and behaviors of animals, including tonic immobility...
Prescription Pain Medication: What You Need to Know
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The national epidemic of opioid addiction is making its way into high school populations. Educate the learners in your class about the ways prescription opioids can both block pain and deliver large amounts of dopamine that make it very...