Note from Mr. W. I’ll make these links live as soon as I publish tutorials and student learning guides. Because it’s less important for the AP exam, I’ll probably release Topic 8.1 last.

1. Topic 8.1: Responses to the Environment (Animal Behavior)

Animal Behavior Student Learning Guide

  1. Fixed Action Patterns and Behavior Genes

  2. Learning and Orienting

  3. Migrating

  4. Living in Groups

2. Topic 8.2: Energy Flow through Ecosystems

Topic 8.2, Energy Flow through Ecosystems, Student Learning Guide

  1. Topic 8.2, Part 1: Energy Use in Organisms

  2. Topic 8.2, Part 2: The Carbon Cycle

  3. Topic 8.2, Part 3: Food Chains and Food Webs

  4. Topic 8.2, Part 4: Trophic Levels

3. Topics 8.3 and 8.4: Population Ecology

Population Ecology Student Learning Guide

  1. Key Attributes of Populations

  2. Understanding population growth

4. Topics 8.5 and 8.6: Community Ecology and Biodiversity

Community Ecology Student Learning Guide

  1. Species Interactions

  2. Keystone Species and Trophic Cascades

  3. Ecological Succession

  4. Biodiversity

5. Topic 8.7: Ecosystem Disruption

Ecosystem Disruption Student Learning Guide

6. Unit 8 Cumulative Objectives, Flashcards, and Quizzes