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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 738485–492 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.8.11
Published: 01 October 2011
.... The first step was the selection of a suitable field study site and identification of species at the site. For this study, a tidal mudflat in Korea was selected and 24 species were identified at the field site. The second step was the generation by the instructor of QR codes for the 24 species...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1993; 558488–494 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449721
Published: 01 November 1993
...-Tov, Y., Imber, A. & Otterman, J. (1977). Microclimate of winter roosts of the starling (Sturnus vulgar- is). Ibis, 119, 366-368. Yom-Tov 366 119 Ibis 1977 How-To-Do-It Chimney Perching Behavior in Birds: A Pracical Urban Field Study Investigating the Relationship Betveen Biology...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1975; 374240–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4445193
Published: 01 April 1975
... FIELD STUDY ON THE HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL The value of studying marine science has been in- creasingly emphasized by educators on all levels in re- cent years. In the near future, the oceans will be re- garded as a valuable source of food, water, and var- ious chemical substances. While Rhode Island may be...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1957; 198239–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4438930
Published: 01 December 1957
...Frank P. Filice [Footnotes] 1 Presented at the NABT meeting, American In- stitute of Biological Sciences program, Stanford Uni- versity, August 25-29, 1957 NABT meeting, American Institute of Biological Sciences program, Stanford University, August 25-29, 1957 Field Study to Challenge...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1996; 588470–474 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450213
Published: 01 November 1996
...Bob Huttemeyer Copyright 1996 The National Association of Biology Teachers Jupiter Environmental Research & Field Studies Academy Bob Huttemeyer P ERHAPS one of the most important long-range contributions to the preservation of Florida's environment and resources-which, so far, has drawn...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1995; 574240–242 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449977
Published: 01 April 1995
... (2nd edition). New York: McGraw- Hill. Daniel 2 Principals of silviculture 1979 Glenn, D.D. (1987). A forestful of lab activities. The Science Teacher, 54(6), 51-53 Glenn 6 51 54 The Science Teacher 1987 How-To-Do-it student Field Studies in Forestry: A Suggested Paradigm for...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1989; 517424–425 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4448970
Published: 01 October 1989
.... (Unabridged and unaltered republication, by Dover Publications, 1958). Darwin Charles Darwin, His life told in an autobiographical chapter and in a selected series of his published letters 1958 Dubowsky, N. & Hartman, E.M. Jr. (1986). Simulated Laboratory/Field Study of Evolution. Journal of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1980; 425310–324 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4446948
Published: 01 May 1980
... Northeast Marine Environmental Institute- A Resource for Providing Marine Field Studies Ronald S. Payson Columbia-Greene Community College Hudson, New York 12534 Columbia-Greene Community Col- lege is located in lower Eastern New York State approximately 200 miles from the Atlantic Ocean. Neverthe- less...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1977; 39148–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4445779
Published: 01 January 1977
...- entific knowledge, the importance of the inquiry process to mankind, and the democratic political decision- making process. If we do less we are not fulfilling our responsibilities to society. Ideas for Student Self-Involvement in Environmental Field Studies Kenneth Highfill Lawrence High School Lawrence...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1977; 39117–20 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4445772
Published: 01 January 1977
....1964. Seventeen flyways over the Great Lakes. Audubon Magazine66:44. Perkins 44 66 Audubon Magazine 1964 Field Studies from a Rooftop: Monitoring Autumn Hawk Migration David S. Lee IN FIELD BIOLOGY COURSES there is always a need for new and more interesting ways to get students into the...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1968; 30148–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4441934
Published: 01 January 1968
...- cluding Skokholm," Field Studies, Vol. 1, No. 1 (May, 1959). Barrett 1 1 Field Studies 1959 Darling, F. Fraser. "Man's ecological dominance through domesticated animals on wild land," in Man's Role in Changing the Face of the Earth. Edited by W. L. Thomas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1962; 24146–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4439794
Published: 01 January 1962
...Edward F. Pierce The Feasibility of Conducting Successful Biological Field Studies * Edward F. Pierce, State University College, Geneseo, New York The author is Professor of Science, and in this article tells about a unique summer program for high school students in field biology. There are clear...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1961; 234213–217 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4439555
Published: 01 April 1961
... school systems. Field Studies for High School Biology Students CHARLES E. ROTH, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York As the group moved down the dark pas- sageway, finding its way in the narrow beam of flashlights, moisture on the mine walls re- flected the light like many faceted gems, and shadows...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1961; 234225–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4439560
Published: 01 April 1961
... be carried on in the classroom are used more frequently than activ- ities which require field trips or laboratory facilities. Biology classes apparently make greater use of field and laboratory activities than do social studies classes. Activities which involve pupil participation in the solution of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 777532–537 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.7.8
Published: 01 September 2015
... clear written communication, while at the same time developing research skills. I describe three examples of published field studies that can be used as the basis for course exercises on the repeatability of methodology, as well as field sampling techniques, all grounded in the overall topic of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2009; 717419–423 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/20565345
Published: 01 September 2009
... U I RY & Using Field Experiences To Study the h INVESTIGATION Land-Use Legacy * JOSEPH K. BRADY, JODY C. BRADY The current rapid decline of Earth's biodiversity represents an enormous crisis for humanity. Biodiversity contributes to the sta bility, resilience, and functioning of natural ecosystems...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2006; 686362–364 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452013
Published: 01 August 2006
... accompany Peterson & Peterson [2002]) Walton Eastern/Central Birding by Ear: A Guide to Bird-Song Identification 1989 H 0 0 H 0 TECHNOLOGY 7 vBr An Electronic Field Guide of Bird Study Incorporating Sight & Sound KEVIN SHONK I n these days of increasing concern for the state of the...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 765312–317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.5.4
Published: 01 May 2014
... example of the effects of competition on natural selection. This hands-on activity models the field study completed by David Lack on Darwin’s finches. By using this historical study, we also give students an example of the nature-of-science concept of multiple methods. Although this activity was created...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 747452–457 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.7.5
Published: 01 September 2012
...Jesse Wade Robinson; Jesse Wade Robinson; Jesse Wade Robinson; James C. Nieh; James C. Nieh; James C. Nieh; Eben Goodale; Eben Goodale; Eben Goodale Many high school science students do not encounter opportunities for authentic science inquiry in their formal coursework. Ecological field studies...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 734238–241 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.4.10
Published: 01 April 2011
...P. L. Schwagmeyer; Stephanie A. Strickler We describe a simple field study that we have found useful in introducing students to experimental design. Students manipulate the nutritive gain available from flowers to test the hypothesis that the foraging behavior of nectarivorous insects maximizes...