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Lesson plan for incorporating <b>fiction</b> into a biology curriculum.   Figure 1...
Published: 01 October 2016
Figure 1. Lesson plan for incorporating fiction into a biology curriculum. Figure 1. Lesson plan for incorporating fiction into a biology curriculum. More
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (4): 331.
Published: 01 April 2017
... The Edge of Evolution is about scientific philosophy, biology, evolution, and the interpretation of these concepts as applied through works of science fiction. The book begins with a review of the materialistic view of biology as put forth by William Lawrence. The author carefully examines Lawrence's...
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The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (8): 644–650.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Figure 1. Lesson plan for incorporating fiction into a biology curriculum. Figure 1. Lesson plan for incorporating fiction into a biology curriculum. ...
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Hypothetical graph for behavioral data analysis, based on <b>fictional</b> data.  ...
Published: 01 April 2016
Figure 3. Hypothetical graph for behavioral data analysis, based on fictional data. Figure 3. Hypothetical graph for behavioral data analysis, based on fictional data. More
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (6): 403–408.
Published: 01 August 2020
... “employed” by the fictional Fruit Fly Trap Company to design a device to maximize capture of female fruit flies using environmentally friendly lures. During this lab, students collaborate to conduct literature searches, ask research questions, develop hypotheses, design experiments, collect and analyze data...
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The American Biology Teacher (2007) 69 (6): 337–340.
Published: 01 August 2007
...). Afterward: The truth of fiction. In J. S. Burns (Ed.), The Dechronization of Sam Magruder (pp. 105-126). New York: St. Martin's Griffin. Gould Afterward: The truth of fiction 105 The Dechronization of Sam Magruder 1996 Stableford, B. (1993). Evolution. In J. Clute & P. Nichols (Eds.), The...
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The American Biology Teacher (2005) 67 (4): 239–243.
Published: 01 April 2005
... The Shell Collector 2002 Eugenides, J. (2003). Middlesex: A Novel. New York: St. Martin's. Eugenides Middlesex: A Novel 2003 Flannery, M. (2000). Fictional biology. The American Biology Teacher, 62(9), 670-673. Flannery 9 670 62 The American Biology Teacher 2000 Flenley...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (5): 353–358.
Published: 01 May 2018
... take on the role of environmental consultants, helping city planners decide the best location for a new recreation area located on the fictional community's major waterway. The objective of the game is to engage the students in critical thinking to determine the most relevant water tests needed to...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (6): 416–420.
Published: 01 August 2020
... courses to use a variety of creative writing assignments, such as narrative storytelling in physiology ( Bunker & Schnieder, 2015 ), analysis of science fiction in biology and physics ( Copeland et al., 2018 ), and popular science writing in molecular biology ( Pelger & Nilsson, 2016 ). Creative...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 2020
... their favorite scientists by hiding, discounting, or outright denying their scientific errors ( Allchin, 2013 , pp. 48–51, 59–64). Through misleading histories, one might easily lead students into a genre that we may call (in contrast to science fiction) fictional science . When scientists do not...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 210–215.
Published: 01 April 2020
... among students. The game's subject matter is science fiction, which allows the players to become immersed in diverse and hypothetical entomological topics. It is a card game played by pairs of students, each of whom creates a strategy (through card choice) based on an interrelation among different card...
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The American Biology Teacher (1982) 44 (2): 79.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Alan J. McCormack Copyright 1981 The National Association of Biology Teachers An Overture Fiction and Reality in Genetics' Brave New World Brave New World was first published in 1932. In its early chapters, Huxley painted a fearsome, though fascina- ting, sketch of a future world warped and...
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The American Biology Teacher (2013) 75 (4): 257–261.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Ronald Allan L. Cruz Creatures from science fiction and fantasy can be used to illustrate key concepts and principles in biology. This article describes a project for a university-level general zoology course wherein the students classify, down to at least the phylum level, “animals” from the Alien...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (8): 543–552.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., K.I. & Bertolani, R. ( 2001 ). Facts and fiction about long-term survival in tardigrades . Journal of Zoology , 255 , 121 – 123 . Jørgensen, A. , Faurby, S. , Persson, D.K. , Halberg, K.A. , Kristensen, R.M. & Møbjerg, N. ( 2013 ). Genetic diversity in the parthenogenetic...
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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (9): 676–680.
Published: 01 November 2015
... ecological impacts and management of invasive species. Students work collaboratively in teams to examine the impacts of a particular invasive species on an ecosystem (a fictional national park). The teams then propose policies that would assist their park in minimizing the introduction and impacts of the...
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The American Biology Teacher (1978) 40 (5): 275–279.
Published: 01 May 1978
...Gary H. Marks Copyright 1978 National Association of Biology Teachers References ASIMOV, I.1967. Is anyone there? New York: Ace Books. Asimov Is anyone there? 1967 .1970. Science fiction, an aid to science, foresees the fu- ture. The Smithsonian1:2. Asimov 2 1 The...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (7): 474–478.
Published: 01 September 2019
... ). Human Evolution . New Delhi : Discovery . Le Guin, U.K. ( 1994 ). A Fisherman of the Inland Sea: Science Fiction Stories . New York, NY : Harper Prism . Lieberman, P. ( 1998 ). Eve Spoke: Human Language and Human Evolution . New York, NY : W.W. Norton . McCune, L. , Vihman, M.M...
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The American Biology Teacher (2000) 62 (9): 670–673.
Published: 01 November 2000
... Faber (Original work published 1935). Williamson Salar the Salmon 1972 Williamson, H. (1936). Tarka the Otter. New York: Dutton. Williamson Tarka the Otter 1936 Fictional Biology Maura C. Flannery Department Editor I am writing this column over the Labor Day weekend. Classes start...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (3): 146–150.
Published: 01 March 2019
.... 154). Not surprisingly, the tree is blamed for flat tires ( Logsdon, 2012 , p. 111), human injuries, and even casualties ( Walker, 1917 ). There is also the story – probably purely fictional – of alleged gangster David McCanles forcing victims of his displeasure to climb up a honey locust stem as a...
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The American Biology Teacher (1960) 22 (7): 433–434.
Published: 01 October 1960
...Joseph L. Parkhurst, Jr.; Joseph D. Parkhurst Barnacles in Fact and Fiction JOSEPH L. PARKHURST, JR. Colonia, New Jersey The dictionary might be considered a likely place to introduce readers to the word barna- cle, usually defined as a type of marine crus- tacean, and sometimes as a persistent...