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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (9): 609–614.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-based laboratory module that uses guided inquiry to integrate the concepts of animal behavior and population biology into an issue of both local and global relevance. The issue associated with this module is “What should be done about invasive crayfish?” Students investigate plausible reasons why...
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The American Biology Teacher (2010) 72 (3): 180–185.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Charles J. Rop This is a set of animal behavior investigations in which students will practice scientific inquiry as they observe crayfish, ask questions, and discuss territoriality, social interactions, and other behaviors. In doing this, they hone their skills of observation, learn to record and...
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The American Biology Teacher (2003) 65 (7): 523–528.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Andrew Joachim Copyright National Association of Biology Teachers References Crocker, D. W. (1957). The Crayfishes of New York State (Decapoda, Astacidae). Albany, NY: New York State Museum and Science Service Bulletin Number 355, University of the State of New York. Crocker The...
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The American Biology Teacher (1969) 31 (3): 162–164.
Published: 01 March 1969
...James L. Strayer Copyright 1969 The National Association of Biology Teachers Living Crayfish in the Laboratory JAMES L. STRAYER, Lincoln Consolidated Laboratory School, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197 T he crayfish is one of the most interesting living creatures that can...
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The American Biology Teacher (1982) 44 (2): 121–127.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Gary S. Phillips Copyright 1981 The National Association of Biology Teachers References BLACK, J.B.. and HUNER, J.V. 1979. Breeding crayfish. Carolina Tips42 (4):13-14. Black 4 13 42 Carolina Tips 1979 BOVBJERG, R.V. 1970. Ecological iso- lation and competitive exclusion in...
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The American Biology Teacher (1982) 44 (7): 440.
Published: 01 October 1982
... and express. Use of Crayfishes Gary Phillips' recent article "Crayfishes in the Classroom: A New Look at Some Old Friends" (ABT 44(2):121) is most welcome. He describes well the classroom maintenance of crayfish and sug- gests a range of humane projects that can be undertaken with these fascinating...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (8): 533.
Published: 01 October 2019
... in traffic accidents. Understanding why changes in social status influence the moods of chimps and crayfish offers insights into the origins of students' own moods. Evolutionary medicine is not a special kind of practice – it is just the application of the basic principles of evolutionary biology...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (7): 503–506.
Published: 01 September 2019
.... ( 2014 ). Investigating issues in the laboratory: the behavior of red swamp crayfish as an invasive species . American Biology Teacher , 76 , 609 – 614 . Howard, J.L. ( 1992 ). Salsola kali . U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (3): 162–167.
Published: 01 March 2019
... fly Hellgrammite (predator) Moderate Diptera Crane fly Shredder Moderate Midge Gathering collector Tolerant Crustacean Decapoda Crayfish Scavenger Moderate Amphipoda Scud Scavenger Moderate Table 3. Instructions for organism preparation, second lab session...
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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (9): 651–657.
Published: 01 November 2015
... third-grade lesson on crayfish habitats. Major prompts to which students responded, as well as formative-assessment domains to which they are aligned, are shown in Table 2 . The new course was designed around a set of core components aligned with the guiding questions described above...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (9): 643–647.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Interactions .......................9:601-I Investigating Issues in the Laboratory: The Behavior of Red Swamp Crayfish as an Invasive Species .......................9:609-I The Scene of the Crime: Classroom Integration of Biosafety, Microscopy & Forensics .......................9:615-I “What Is...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (8): 544–549.
Published: 01 October 2014
... misconceptions that students faced while beginning their scale drawing. New concluding questions were prepared for 2014 to stimulate inquiry. This change came from reviewing use of such questions in a crayfish dissection. By asking such questions, students were seen to more actively engage with the project...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (5): 338–344.
Published: 01 May 2014
... hellbenders consist of various fishes and mammals. Hellbenders prey upon crayfish and some small fish and aquatic insects. In order to help declining populations of hellbenders, scientists need to figure out how best to conserve them (see Help the Hellbender, Purdue Extension, http://www3.ag.purdue.edu...
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The American Biology Teacher (2013) 75 (2): 133–134.
Published: 01 February 2013
... my local big box. Depending on your geographic location, and the time of year, a variety of taxa may be available, ranging from annelid worms (including leeches) to crayfish and insect larvae. In the home improvement department, I stumbled upon dried marine sponges, being marketed for decorative...
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The American Biology Teacher (2012) 74 (7): 503–508.
Published: 01 September 2012
... organisms can be commonly found in the water, such as crustaceans (side swimmers, crayfish, scuds), oligochaetes (earthworms, leeches), mollusks (snails, mussels, clams), and arachnids (aquatic mites). Battat two-way microscopes ( http://www.amazon.com ) Illuminated zoom microscopes (60–100×) ( http...
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The American Biology Teacher (2011) 73 (8): 454–461.
Published: 01 October 2011
... dissected crayfish, focusing on structure and function of anatomy Students performed same dissection but also investigated the question: Are male and female crayfish the same size? t-test EKG Students measured their own EKG while lying, sitting, and after exercise Students designed an experiment to...
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The American Biology Teacher (2010) 72 (6): 361–364.
Published: 01 August 2010
... been used to demonstrate choice include fruit flies (geotaxis) and crayfish (sand vs. rocks for hiding) ( Brown, 1998 ). ...
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The American Biology Teacher (2009) 71 (6): 326.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and 70s dissected the earthworm, crayfish, and frog, as well as flowers, fruits, and seeds. There were always lots of questions. My pre-health aspiring physiology students dissected either a fetal pig or ranch mink and found that experi ence incredibly interesting. * 1 don't remember anything from my...
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The American Biology Teacher (2009) 71 (7): 406–410.
Published: 01 September 2009
... like a real experiment in which results are recorded separately for analysis. Students typically have a spreadsheet program open Table 3. Cast of characters for Stream Diversity Simulation. Caddisfly Gilled Snail Mayfly Riffle Beetle Stonefly Water Penny Crayfish Cranefly Dobsonfly Dragonfly Sowbug...
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The American Biology Teacher (2008) 70 (8): 462–467.
Published: 01 October 2008
.... This addition (Post 2 in Figures 1 and 2) allowed us to examine and talk about whether prey individuals were responding to predator signals or to stress signals given by other prey individuals. Third, we ran the whole suite of experi- ments using a control predator (in our case, the crayfish Orconectes...