SAT Biology – Dates: 2/12 – 5/21

$1,099.00

Dates: 2/3 – 5/19 (no class during spring break 03/25- 03/29)

Time: Sun 12 PM – 2 PM

Course Description:

So you love biology and want to take this test, huh? Because if you don’t like biology, then you are in a world of hurt. Axons conduct nerve impulses, through sodium and potassium channels, which reinforce conditioned animal behavior. Yes, what you just read should not sound foreign to you. If it does, then you BETTER sign up for this class A.S.A.P. 30 hours of classroom time will teach you about the recurring topics that appear in this test. Don’t be weeded out by natural selection acting upon random under-preparation. Take this class!

  • This course is designed to prepare the student for the SAT Subject Biology. The student should already finished high school Biology.
  • Over the 10 sessions (3 hours/session), there will be two in-class quizzes and three take-home exams. The course covers all of the topics for the SAT Subject Biology.
  • Our experienced instructor not only teaches you how to solve each problem, but also teaches you the strategies of solving each type of problems.
  • Dates: 2/3 – 5/19 (no class during spring break 03/25- 03/29)
  • Time: Sun 12 PM – 2 PM
Weekly Schedule:

Lesson Topic Homework
1 Course Introduction

Ender’s Game

Active Reading

Ender’s Game, Ch. 1-4  (27 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 1-4

Vocab List 1

2 Ender’s Game

Setting

Ender’s Game, Ch. 5-6  (20 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 5-6

Vocab List 2 & Review past lists

3 Ender’s Game

Characterization

Ender’s Game, Ch. 7-8 (38 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 7-8

Vocab List 3 & Review past lists

4 Ender’s Game

Plot

Ender’s Game, Ch. 9 (24 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 9

Vocab List 4 & Review past lists

5 Ender’s Game

External & Internal Conflict

Ender’s Game, Ch. 10-11 (31 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 10-11

Vocab List 5 & Review past lists

6 Ender’s Game

Allusions

Ender’s Game, Ch. 12-13 (38 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 12-13

Vocab List 6 & Review past lists

7 Ender’s Game

Imagery & Symbolism

Ender’s Game, Ch. 14 (34 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 14

Vocab List 7 & Review past lists

8 Ender’s Game

Theme

Ender’s Game, Ch. 15 & Intro (26 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions, Ch. 15 & Appendix

Vocab List 8 & Review past lists

9 Ender’s Game

Midterm Project (In-Class)

Pre-Reading for The Duel

Reader Response

Review all vocab lists

10 The Duel

Annotation

The Duel, Prologue & Ch. 1-2 (18 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions

Vocab List 9 & Review past lists

11 The Duel

Point of View

The Duel, Ch. 3 (20 pgs.)

Study Guide Questions

Vocab List 10 & Review past lists

12 The Duel

Making Reader Connections

The Duel, Ch. 7-8

Study Guide Questions

Vocab List 11 & Review past lists

13 The Duel

Generating Essay Topics

The Duel, Ch. 9 & Epilogue

Study Guide Questions

Vocab List 12 & Review ALL lists

14 Cumulative Vocab Test

The Duel

Final Group Project Work Time

Finish Group Project
15 Final Reflection &

Group Project Presentations

 

Additional information

Semester

2019 Spring