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Monday 10 January 2011(No class, but I'm here all day in meetings.)

Wednesday 12 January
1. Introduction to agriculture.
2. In-class work on agriculture.

Friday 14 January 2011
1. Watch 'King Korn' and take notes for reaction paper (Due the following Wednesday).

Monday 17 January (MLK Day. Do not come to class.)

Wednesday 19 January 2011
1. Discuss the movie 'King Korn' and everyone's reaction notes.
2. Hand out FRQ 2 from the 2005 AP test: APESFRQ2005.pdf. Give 30 minutes.
3. Peer grade the quiz

Friday 21 January 2011
1. Hand out and discuss FRQ 4 from the 2004 AP test: APESFRQ2004.pdf.
2. Hand out FRQ 4 from the 2009 AP test: APESFRQ2009.pdf. Give 30 minutes.
3. Peer grade the quiz
4. Discuss critical thinking questions 2 and 5 from page 303 of the text.
5. Discuss article on Norman Borlaug and the Green Revolutions


Monday 24 January 2011
1. In-class work on water management.

Wednesday 26 January 2011
1. Discuss article on water shortages in China
site: http://docs.google.com/View?id=dc5g7vf2_284htmwb2hn
2. Discuss article on water shortages and global agriculture.
site: http://docs.google.com/View?id=dc5g7vf2_283hnkzptgh
3. Write out responses to Critical Thinking questions 1, 2, 4, and 7 from page 330.

Friday 28 January 2011
1. Review the broad political and ecological issues of sharing water across a large water system, particularly river systems.
2. Have students work on free-response question 3 from the 2009 test ( APESFRQ2009.pdf )and free-response question 2 from the 2002 test: APESFRQ2002.pdf.
3. Peer-grade both questions.

Monday 31 January 2011
1. Introduction to mining.
2. Homework: unfinished work on mining introduction.

Wednesday 2 February 2011
1. Discussion on the Hubbert Peak: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImV1voi41YY
2. Introduction to gold cyanidation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-GD1kEW4DkM&feature=related
3. Discussion on acid mine drainage: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OUaJxUmHx40&feature=related
4. Discussion on mine cleanups: http://faculty.washington.edu/clh/bunker.html
5. Discussion on the Superfund process: http://epa.gov/superfund/programs/recycle/index.html
6. Review of the ecological impact from mining
7. Quiz taken from question 3 from the 2005 AP test: APESFRQ2005.pdf
8. Swap and grade quiz.

Friday 4 February 2011
(Shortened day)
Intersession ends
1. Intersession presentations. No class