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Concept map of <b>evolutionary</b> <b>biology</b> showing the two components of evolution...
Published: 01 February 2019
Figure 2. Concept map of evolutionary biology showing the two components of evolution: history of life and processes that generated it. Figure 2. Concept map of evolutionary biology showing the two components of evolution: history of life and processes that generated it. Figure 2. Concept map of evolutionary biology showing the two components of evolution: history of life and processes that generated it. Figure 2. Concept map of evolutionary biology showing the two components of evolution: history of life and processes that generated it. More
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 81279–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.2.79
Published: 01 February 2019
...Figure 2. Concept map of evolutionary biology showing the two components of evolution: history of life and processes that generated it. Figure 2. Concept map of evolutionary biology showing the two components of evolution: history of life and processes that generated it. ...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 802144–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.2.144
Published: 01 February 2018
..., organismal, and evolutionary biology. This activity relies on woody plant identification, comparative morphology, and DNA sequence analysis to teach students how to reconstruct and interpret phylogenetic trees. After building separate phylogenetic hypotheses using morphological characters and molecular data...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 737431 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.7.11
Published: 01 September 2011
...Andrea Redinger; Wes Bowman © 2011 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2011 How Many Friends Does One Person Need? Dunbar's Number and Other Evolutionary Quirks . By Dunbar Robin . 2010 . Harvard University Press . (ISBN 978-0-674-05716-6). 302 pages. Hardcover. $22.00...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 73272–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.2.4
Published: 01 February 2011
..., and the discontinued line represents an 11-km stretch. © 2011 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2011 Teaching biodiversity marine field stations taxonomy molecular phylogenetics morphology References Bowker G.C . ( 2000 ). Biodiversity...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 70130–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163190
Published: 01 January 2008
... evolution: It's against my religion. And now for the rest of the story ... The American Biology Teacher, 66(6), 419-427. INQUIRY & INVESTIGATION CRITTERS! A Realistic Simulation for Teaching Evolutionary Biology LUKE G. LATHAM II ERIK P. SCULLY To view this piece in color, visit: httpwww.nabt.org/sites...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 694229–237 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452143
Published: 01 April 2007
...). Mirimax Pictures. Dobzhansky, T. (1973). Nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution. The American Biology Teacher, 35, 125- 129. Dobzhansky 125 35 The American Biology Teacher 1973 Freeman, S. & Herron, J.C. (2001). Evolutionary Analysis, 2nd Edition. New Jersey...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2004; 662128–132 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451638
Published: 01 February 2004
...-Winter Meeting. Philadelphia, PA Fabian, C.A. (1999). Evolutionary biology website devel- opment project. Instruction in Science and Technology Libraries: Web Instruction and Faculty Collaborations. Fabian, C.A. & Hollander, S. (1999). The evolution of BIO200. CIT99: Eighth Annual SUNY FACT...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1991; 534205–209 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449270
Published: 01 April 1991
... evolutionary theory within the framework of the discipline of biology is of vast importance and, as such, demands a dominant role in biology education curricula. The realization that change through time has occurred, and that the proposed mechanisms for such change have withstood the test of scientific...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 78135–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.1.35
Published: 01 January 2016
.... Case study (Algebra I and Algebra II students): Models as predictive tools (Bryce et al., 2014). Figure 5. Clay cell models with organelles are ubiquitous in biology classrooms, but inquiry can be infused to illustrate the process of modeling beyond simple physical representations. Figure 5...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 768493–498 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.8.2
Published: 01 October 2014
...Kostas Kampourakis; Alessandro Minelli We highlight some important conceptual issues that biologists should take into account when teaching evolutionary biology or communicating it to the public. We first present conclusions from conceptual development research on how particular human intuitions...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 80153–55 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.1.53
Published: 01 January 2018
...Matthew J. Heard Life history trade-offs provide an opportunity for students to learn about concepts in ecology, evolutionary biology, and natural history. Here I present a simple activity that I created to help students use data from museums and online life history databases to explore the...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 782149–154 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.2.149
Published: 01 February 2016
...Jennifer J. Weber; Laura B. Vary; Colette E.S. Berg; Beth H. Ansaldi; Steven J. Franks To teach the most central concepts in evolutionary biology, we present an activity in pollination biology. Students play the role of either pollinator or flower and work through a set of scenarios to maximize...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 778614–619 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.8.8
Published: 01 October 2015
... literature, with practical and theoretical implications that continue to expand today. Implementing an updated fluctuation test in a college teaching lab provides a simple experimental setting in which beginning students learn to apply basic principles of evolutionary biology and scientific reasoning, while...
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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
... 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. 2018; 808561–569 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.8.561
Published: 01 October 2018
...Harald Parzer; Matthew Stansbury Evolutionary developmental biology (evo-devo) is a recently established discipline that connects evolutionary theory with developmental biology. However, despite evo-devo's integral use of diverse insect taxa as model systems and its interdisciplinary approach...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 792144–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.2.144
Published: 01 February 2017
.... Decision making and the game: Students should have an understanding how game currencies and outcomes relate to evolutionary biology. Currencies include the costs and benefits of game theory strategies. Game-related benefits such as shared resources or writing of exam answers are analogous to increased...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 79281–90 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.2.81
Published: 01 February 2017
... . Campbell, N. A. , & Reece, J. B. ( 2005 ). Biology . San Francisco : Pearson Educational Inc . Carroll, S. P. , Jørgensen, P. S. , Michael, T. , Bergstrom, C. T. , Denison, R. F. , Gluckman, P. ,…, & Tabashnik, B. E. ( 2014 ). Applying evolutionary biology to address global...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 802132–138 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.2.132
Published: 01 February 2018
... and teaching strategy . Utrecht : CD-β Press . Lauer, T. E. ( 2000 ). Jelly Belly® Jelly Beans & evolutionary principles in the classroom: Appealing to the students' stomachs . American Biology Teacher , 62 ( 1 ), 42 – 45 . Lewis, J. , & Kattmann, U. ( 2004 ). Traits, genes...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 782101–108 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.2.101
Published: 01 February 2016
... within teaching standards. We review three instruments that can help education researchers and educators undertake this paradigm shift. The instruments assess how biology undergraduates understand three evolutionary processes other than natural selection: genetic drift, dominance relationships among...