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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 80150–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.1.50
Published: 01 January 2018
The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 779699–702 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.9.9
Published: 01 November 2015
...John D. I. Harper; Geoffrey E. Burrows; J. Sergio Moroni; Rosanne Quinnell In our first-year university botany classes at Charles Sturt University, we noticed that in laboratory class, students were taking photographs of their specimens with the dissecting and compound microscopes using their...
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...
The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 743172–177 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.3.8
Published: 01 March 2012
... if the adult and child learn about nature together. And it’s a lot more fun.” – Richard Louv, Last Child in the Woods GPS geocaching technology trees botany plants 5–6 GPS units (preprogrammed) Field guides to local trees Field notebooks and pencils Digital camera...
The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824247–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.247
Published: 01 April 2020
... without sufficient scaffolding and structure. Further, curricula for student-centered laboratory activities are lacking for several biological disciplines, including plant biology and botany. In this article, I describe a semester-long structured-inquiry research curriculum developed for a plant biology...
The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 737414–417 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.7.8
Published: 01 September 2011
... template. Figure 1. Data-sheet template. © 2011 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2011 Forensic botany microscopy plant cell stomach contents References Amato I. ( 2006 ). The secret life of plant crystals . Chemical & Engineering News , 84 ( 6...
The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 698488–491 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452210
Published: 01 October 2007
... 1452 316 Science 2007 Reay, D. (2007). Spring-time for sinks. Nature, 446, 727-728. Reay 727 446 Nature 2007 DARING BOTANY MAURA C. FLANNERY, DEPARTMENT EDITOR U 0 - F-4 >- 4 0 F-I k", tu 4F;# I. have just turned 60 and have decided to begin an exploration of, the plant world...
The American Biology Teacher. 2004; 665361–362 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451690
Published: 01 May 2004
... America 1989 Field Botanist for a Day: A Group Exercise for the Introductory Botany Lab NATALIE M. BARRATT I ntroductory botany instructors often hear stu- dents ask, "Why do I need to know about plants?" Many students at the entry level have difficulty appreciating the applications of plant biology...
The American Biology Teacher. 2002; 649689–695 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451411
Published: 01 November 2002
... University of Arizona Press. Stokes An Introduction to Tree-Ring Dating 1968 DEN DROPEDAGOGY: Teaching Botany, Ecology & Statistical Principles Through Tree-Ring Studies DARRIN L. RUBINO BRIAN C. MCCARTHY ntroduction When we meet people in the woods, we are often asked if it is true that one can...
The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 813197–199 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.3.197
Published: 01 March 2019
... the enzyme conjugated to the antibody, produces a color change. The immunoblot is less expensive and faster to perform than plastic-plate-based assays. I have used this assay for over 10 years in undergraduate courses: in ecology to estimate disease incidence; in botany to explore immunological...
The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 616406–411 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450716
Published: 01 June 1999
... Roosevelt Island have turned out to be a natural classroom. The trees in your area could serve the same purpose. Maurice Bleifeld 531 Main Street. #1303 Roosevelt Island, NY 10044 "Supermarket Botany" Corrections Identified Dear Editor: The guest editorial by Wandersee and Schussler (on "plant blindness...
The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 612128–131 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450633
Published: 01 February 1999
...Dwight G. Smith; David F. Avery Copyright The National Association of Biology Teachers References Avery, D.F. & Smith, D.G. (1992). Basic Botany Laboratory Manual. Needham Heights, MA: Ginn Press, a Division of Simon and Schuster Publishing Company. 184 pp. Avery Basic Botany...
The American Biology Teacher. 1996; 586340–347 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450174
Published: 01 September 1996
... Brownell, H. (1926). The psychology of high school sciences and the making of science teachers. School Science and Mathematics, 26, 528-534. Brownell 528 26 School Science and Mathematics 1926 Clark, T.K. (1978). Terrariums: Heightening student interest in botany. The American Biology Teacher...
The American Biology Teacher. 1996; 586375–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450181
Published: 01 September 1996
... Reading About Botany Maura C. Flannery Department Editor As a new school year begins, I am faced with a problem. Last semester I had a class so good that it will be difficult to top it this year; I fear that almost any class will be a letdown. The course has the nebulous title of Issues in Biology, and I...
The American Biology Teacher. 1995; 572117–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449936
Published: 01 February 1995
... and evolution (2nd ed.). Cambridge, Great Britain: Cambridge University Press. Arber 2 Herbals: Their origin and evolution 1938 Arber, A. (1946). Goethe's botany. Chronica Botanica, 10, 63-126. Arber 63 10 Chronica Botanica 1946 Arber, A. (1954). The mind and the eye...
The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 80135–39 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.1.35
Published: 01 January 2018
..., L. V. , Belchi-Navarro, S. , Bur, R. , Ros Barcelo, A. , & Pedreno, M. A. ( 2009 ). Class III peroxidases in plant defence reactions . Journal of Experimental Botany , 60 , 377 – 390 . Ashton, N. W. , & Cove, D. J. ( 1977 ). The isolation and preliminary characterization of...
The American Biology Teacher. 1977; 398476–483 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4446030
Published: 01 November 1977
... South African Botany 1970 .1970c. In vitro culture of flower buds of Haworthia and Astroloba. Phyton27:31. Majumdar 31 27 Phyton 1970 — and LANE, D.J. 1970. Effects of sodium cyclamate on the growth and differentiation of Haworthia callus. American Journal of Botany57:735. Majumdar...