hinton_no1.gif Hinton Scholars Student Tutoring Group 1

School: J.D. O'Bryant School
AP Bio Teacher: teacher_obryant-pontillas.jpgMr. Pontillas
Tutor: Alexander Jeremiah

Vicky Chen
Tajarah Clark
Sasha Laboy
Shayna Morales
Ashley Nguyen

Catherine Scire
Jeaniece Tavares
Richard Tran
Adam Wertheimer


LABORATORY 1 - Enzyme Catalysis
Thursday, October 6, 2016
TMEC 340 All students: Tutors join students in the lab.
Labs: 343 & 344

Hello Everyone,
This lab, we will be working with Big Idea 2: Biological Systems Utilize energy and Molecular building blocks to grow, to reproduce, and to maintain homeostasis. In addition, we will be working with Big Idea 4: Biological systems interact, and these systems and their interactions possess complex properties.

I have attached the, College Board AP Biology Lab Manual, as well as the Ward's Enzyme Activity Lab Outline for the Ward's kit that we will be using for this lab. Feel free to look through both to familiarize yourself with the lab procedure before the lab!

LABORATORY 2 - Photosynthesis
Thursday, November 3, 2016
TMEC Tutoring room: 115
Labs: 343 & 344

Hi Everyone,
I hope you are excited to be coming back to HMS this Thursday. We will be reviewing your hypotheses from last session as well as reviewing Enzymes and Photosynthesis. In preparation, I have attached the powerpoint slides that we will be going over. I will also print out the discussion questions we will be going over for each of you. I've also attached some of the protocols below if you want to review them before lab. See you soon!

LABORATORY 3 - Cellular Respiration
Thursday, December 1, 2016
TMEC Tutoring room: 115
TMEC Learning Studio 328 for Lab

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LABORATORY 4 - Transpiration

Thursday, January 5, 2017
TMEC Tutoring room: TBA

Hi Everyone! I have attached the tutoring slides that we will be going over today. If you have any questions that you think of after our discussion today, write them down and we can talk about them next time as well!

LABORATORY 5 - DNA Analysis with PCR & Gel Electrophoresis
Thursday, January 26, 2017
TMEC Tutoring room: TBA

Hello Hinton Scholars! I have attached the slides that we will be going over before lab 5 in case you want to look back to them at a later date. We will be going over DNA transcription as the bulk of our session and getting you all ready to do your best with the lab tomorrow!

LABORATORY 6 - Transformation
Thursday, March 2, 2017
TMEC Tutoring room: TBA

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