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AP Environmental Science (APES) Unit 8 Review: Land & Water Pollution

No prep! AP Environmental Science (APES) Unit 8 Review: Land and Water Pollution, questions and resources perfectly aligned to the CED.

Students will know exactly what College Board expects them to learn. Most of the questions are open ended, asking students to think critically and put concepts together in meaningful ways. Students are also asked to draw, label, and annotate diagrams, create graphs, explain data sets, and justify reasoning.

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Description

Review and study resources for APES Unit 8: Land and Water Pollution. Aligned to the AP Environmental Science Course and Exam Description! Works great as an AP Environmental Science Test Review or learning guide for your Ecosystems Unit!

Students will know exactly what College Board expects them to learn. Each Essential Standard is written out on the left side of the paper, with focused, aligned, open ended questions on the right side for students to work through.

Most of the questions are open ended, asking students to think critically and put concepts together in meaningful ways. Students are also asked to draw, label, and annotate diagrams, create graphs, explain data sets, and justify reasoning.

Review and Study Questions for all seven Topics in Unit 8: Land and Water Pollution

  • 8.1 Sources of Pollution 
  • 8.2 Human Impacts on Ecosystems
  • 8.3 Endocrine Disruptors
  • 8.4 Human Impacts on Wetlands and Mangroves
  • 8.5 Eutrophication
  • 8.6 Thermal Pollution
  • 8.7 Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
  • 8.8 Bioaccumulation and Biomagnification
  • 8.9 Solid Waste Disposal
  • 8.10 Waste Reduction Methods
  • 8.11 Sewage Treatment 
  • 8.12 Lethal Dose 50% (LD50)
  • 8.13 Dose Response Curve
  • 8.14 Pollution and Human Health
  • 8.15 Pathogens and Infectious Diseases

 

Product includes a link to a digital copy of the document. Open it in Google Docs and then make a copy for your own Google Drive to edit as needed!

Includes a full answer key!

 

**BONUS**

Save hours of time searching for resources to teach with! Purchase includes a list of links to 65 extra resources – arranged and organized for each unit topic. The list includes online interactive activities, video clips, and Lab ideas and classroom activities for your students.

Your AP Environmental Science students benefit tremendously from having quick access to the Essential Knowledge standards and these guiding questions. After going through each set, they will feel confident they are ready for the Exam!

The APES Unit 8 Review can be used several ways:

  • While going through a Unit as a working document, a learning guide, students can add to it as they read though the text book or listen to lecture
  • To complete just before a Unit test as a study guide
  • At the end of the semester to prepare for the AP Environmental Science Exam

When used as a learning guide: It is helpful to have students begin the Unit by going through the Essential Knowledge itself, highlighting key vocabulary.  This gives them a good foundation to grow from, they know what to look for and what is important as they learn about, or review for the Unit.

When my students use these as review, I put them into small groups of three or four. They work together to complete the questions. Then students get into new groups and review their answers. I help guide them and help with questions that they can not come to an agreement on.

Click to see a preview of the APES Unit 8 Review .

 

Five Stars!

Here are what some Happy Teachers have to say about the AP Environmental Science (APES) Unit 8 Review in our Teachers Pay Teachers store:

I used some of the pages during class to practice and reinforce the topics, and assigned the rest as optional independent review for the exam. I love the layout and how explicitly the CED learning objectives are laid out. My students liked the format and how they could find out quickly which topics to review.                   – Nancy F                August 1, 2023

Awesome review documents! I plan to use with my students as we prepare for the AP exam. Next year I plan to use them with students from the start so that they are building a review guide the entire year.           – Leslie D.           February 9, 2021

Easy to use!         – Katherine R.         October 9, 2021

This was a very comprehensive review of one of the larger units. So helpful!          – Ms Rhoads         April 1, 2020

I love this product and all their products. They are very concise and students are retaining information.           – Genevieve       February 24, 2020

 

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