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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 805339–345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.5.339
Published: 01 May 2018
...Shawn E. Krosnick; Julie C. Baker; Kelly R. Moore “Plant blindness” is defined as the failure to appreciate the fundamental importance of plants. To address this phenomenon, we created the Pet Plant Project (P 3 ) where students grow an unknown plant from seed, monitor development, and relate...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 79295–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.2.95
Published: 01 February 2017
...Mike U. Smith Commonly used evolution assessments often ask about the evolution of blindness in cavefish or salamanders, running speed in cheetahs, and/or the long necks of giraffes. Explaining the loss of function in cave animals, however, is more difficult than explaining evolution involving...
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An anomaloscope is usually used to test color <b>blindness</b> and conduct matchin...
Published: 01 April 2017
Figure 3. An anomaloscope is usually used to test color blindness and conduct matching experiments. Adapted from N. Kaijasilta, P. Myllys, and M. Tompuri's slideshare presentation titled “Visual Impairment” (slide 24) ( http://www.slideshare.net/Pietrorossellini/visual-impairments ). Figure 3 Figure 3. An anomaloscope is usually used to test color blindness and conduct matching experiments. Adapted from N. Kaijasilta, P. Myllys, and M. Tompuri's slideshare presentation titled “Visual Impairment” (slide 24) ( http://www.slideshare.net/Pietrorossellini/visual-impairments ). Figure 3 More
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 62282–83 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450840
Published: 01 February 2000
...-3409. To Submit Articles: All articles should be sent to NABT at 12030 Sunrise Valley Drive, Suite 110, Reston, VA 20191-3409. For Guidelines to Authors and Photographers, contact NABT at the above address; phone 1(800) 406-0775; or e-mail NABTer@Raol.com. Guest Editorial Plant Blindness- The Ultimate...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 61282–86 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450624
Published: 01 February 1999
... VCR. Aldus Magazine, pp. 33-36. Kosslyn September 33 Aldus Magazine 1993 Mack, A. & Rock, I. (1998). Inattentional blindness. Cam- bridge, MA: MIT Press. Mack Inattentional blindness 1998 Nichols, G.E. (1919). The general biology course and the teaching of elementary...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1965; 279682 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4441135
Published: 01 November 1965
... the satisfaction gained will more than reward you for your efforts. Color Blindness Research Scientists at Indiana University have been willed the eyes and brain of a totally color blind man who died recently in California. Dr. Gordon G. Heath, Professor of Optom- etry, who will direct the study, had...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1994; 56268–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449751
Published: 01 February 1994
...Randy Moore Copyright 1994 National Association of Biology Teachers _Editorial Going Blind at the Ml The public can't seem to get enough science. "Nature" shows on television are increasingly popular. Similarly, we're fascinated by technological ad- vancements such as the space shuttle program...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 775348–355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.5.5
Published: 01 May 2015
... investigated the effectiveness of an instructional approach based on integration of botany with chemistry and art for increasing students’ awareness of plants. The study was carried out in a science summer school for 10- to 12-year-old students (n = 25). A plant awareness questionnaire and a plant blindness...
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Helmholtz&#x27;s drawing of the <b>blind</b> spot of his right eye (adapted from  Helmh...
Published: 01 January 2011
Figure 11. Helmholtz's drawing of the blind spot of his right eye (adapted from Helmholtz, 1867 ). Figure 11. Helmholtz's drawing of the blind spot of his right eye (adapted from Helmholtz, 1867). Figure 11. Helmholtz's drawing of the blind spot of his right eye (adapted from Helmholtz, 1867 ). Figure 11. Helmholtz's drawing of the blind spot of his right eye (adapted from Helmholtz, 1867). More
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The American Biology Teacher. 1972; 345258–260 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4443924
Published: 01 May 1972
...Dorothy Tombaugh Copyright 1971 National Association of Biology Teachers Laboratory Techniques for the Blind By DOROTHY TOMBAUGH Euclid (Ohio) Senior High School has had six blind students in sophomore biology. Because labora- tory investigations require many visual observations, a number of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1962; 248595–596 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4440126
Published: 01 December 1962
...Ray E. Williams What Is It Like to Be Blind? * Ray E. Williams, California High School, Whittier, California A classroom exercise to demonstrate the usefulness of our other senses is described in this article. Many exercises are possible to demonstrate this. This question has been posed to many...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1958; 20242–44 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438954
Published: 01 February 1958
... all vertebrate feces, produces acid and gas from many sugars including sucrose. Both of the above organisms, along with the majority of bacteria produce the enzyme catalase. Biology for the Blind JAMES R. DAWSON Assistant Professor, Science Southern Oregon College, Ashland, Oregon During the last...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1952; 145124–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438373
Published: 01 May 1952
...Arthur H. Bryan 124 The American Biology Teacher [May Nature Study and Biology Field Trips for Blind Pupils in Elementary, Junior High, and Senior High Schools ARTHUR H. BRYAN City College, Baltimore, Maryland; Graduate School, Johns Hopkins University Field trips in conj unction with nature study...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1950; 12475–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438154
Published: 01 April 1950
...Arthur H. Bryan The American Biology Teacher Vol. 12 APRIL, 1950 No. 4 Methods of Teaching Biology to Blind Students With the Seeing ARTHUR H. BRYAN* Department of Science, Baltimore City College Modern 1950 educational philosophy now decrees that, "The blind shall no longer be set apart in school...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1942; 5234–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4437328
Published: 01 November 1942
...Hazel E. Branch 34 The American Biology Teacher [Nov. That the Blind May See HAZEL E. BRANCH Uniiversity of Wichita, Wichita, Kanisas How often have you, when describing a structure to students, taken a pencil or chalk and augmented your words with a sketch? But of what service is such a sketch to...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824218–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.218
Published: 01 April 2020
... towards science through problem-solving ınstructional strategy . Anthropologist , 10 , 21 – 24 . Allen , W. ( 2003 ). Plant blindness . BioScience , 53 , 926 . Behrendt , M. & Franklin , T. ( 2014 ). A review of research on school field trips and their value in...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82286–92 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.86
Published: 01 February 2020
... told us they would be guessing. We disseminated the final version of our survey online as a Google form that was blinded so that we did not have the ability to identify or follow up with respondents. We sought to obtain a national sample of K–12 public school teachers, whereas Moore's original...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82272–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.72
Published: 01 February 2020
... in Korea . Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B , 361 , 670 – 679 . Olsen, J. , Heinemeier, J. , Bennike, P. , Krause, C. , Hornstrup, K.M. & Thrane, H. ( 2008 ). Characterisation and blind testing of radiocarbon dating of cremated bone . Journal of Archaeological...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818533 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.533
Published: 01 October 2019
... mutations that natural selection cannot completely prevent. Others, like atherosclerosis, result from the mismatch between our bodies and modern environments. Some, like the blind spot in vertebrate eyes, result because natural selection cannot start a design again from scratch, but can only make sequential...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818592 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.592
Published: 01 October 2019
... important element of science. Also described in detail is the influence of the people around him. A particularly interesting point is made in the account of von Frisch's disagreement with a fellow scientist, Carl von Hess, over color blindness in fishes and bees. This not only led to one of von Frisch's...