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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 78124–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.1.24
Published: 01 January 2016
... teachers select the most revelant portions of Darwin's work, I suggest some sentences from On the Origin of Species and briefly discuss their implications. I also suggest a teaching strategy that uses history of science and curriculum crosscutting concepts (cause and effect) that constitute the framework...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 72262–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.2.2
Published: 01 February 2010
... a few forms, or of only one form, having been originally created……. (1868: p. 12) I think and hope that there is nearly as much difference between trying to find out whether species of a genus have had a common ancestor and concerning oneself with the first origin of life, as between making...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1970; 32285–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4442926
Published: 01 February 1970
...Richard P. Aulie Copyright 1970 The National Association of Biology Teachers References AGASSIZ, L. 1840. Études sur les glaciers. CANDOLLE, A. DE. 1855. Géographie botanique raisonnée. Vol. 2, pp. 1019, 1321. DARWIN, C. 1859. On the origin of species. Ch. 11, 12. (Facsim- ile...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 765338–344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.5.8
Published: 01 May 2014
...Sarah Chudyk; Amy McMillan; Catherine Lange This article contains an original 5E lesson plan developed from conservation genetics research on the giant North American hellbender salamander, Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis . The lesson plan provides background information on the...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 762124–126 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.2.9
Published: 01 February 2014
...Matthew E. Grilliot; Siegfried Harden In 1858, Darwin published On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection . His explanation of evolution by natural selection has become the unifying theme of biology. We have found that many students do not fully comprehend the process of evolution by...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824234–240 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.234
Published: 01 April 2020
... provide an example that is in line with students' reality. The lesson was originally designed for 10th-graders but may also be adapted to suit other age groups. In terms of content, we focused on the forest ecosystem and its sustainable utilization and protection. Using the example of the forest...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824247–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.247
Published: 01 April 2020
... original coding and statistics materials. Anecdotally, the use of custom swirl courses in all of my biology courses has dramatically enhanced the speed and success with which students learn to implement statistical analyses in R. This curriculum includes two swirl lessons, instructional handouts, and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824201–208 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.201
Published: 01 April 2020
... professor, as the teacher was now well versed in the methods needed and was able to explain most aspects of the project on his own. The professor still met with the class on occasion (about once or twice a month) to help supervise the microbial work, as well as to explain the origin of the soil samples and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 823162–169 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.3.162
Published: 01 March 2020
... ) “Lips” mosaics of cultured Petri plates (the outlines for these were created by Erin McIntosh). ( C ) Original art by Lennon Michalski: Polio Virus , water-based pigment and medium on panel, 10 × 10 inches. ( D ) Original art by Erin McIntosh: Microbe no. 4 , watercolor and gouache on paper, 30 × 22...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 823142–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.3.142
Published: 01 March 2020
...Tracy B. Gartner; Carolyn L. Thomas; Kevin Geedey; Kim Bjorgo-Thorne; Jeffrey A. Simmons; Kathleen L. Shea; Jerald J. Dosch; Craig R. Zimmermann Increasingly, undergraduate institutions are incorporating original research into the curriculum as a matter of best practice. However, while the practice...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 823188–191 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.3.188
Published: 01 March 2020
... entomologist John Traherne Moggridge to none other than Charles Darwin. Moggridge was explaining his experimental work on seed germination – a topic that had engaged Darwin in the Origin of Species ( 1859 , pp. 358–360). Having observed that harvester ants seemed able to suspend the germination of seeds...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 823170–175 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.3.170
Published: 01 March 2020
... Occupations , 21 , 85 – 126 . Bosco, S.A. , Foley, D.M. & Hellberg, R.S. ( 2018 ). Species substitution and country of origin mislabeling of catfish products on the U.S. commercial market . Aquaculture , 495 , 715 – 720 . Driver, R. , Asoko, H. , Leach, J. , Scott, P. & Mortimer...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 822128–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.128a
Published: 01 February 2020
... this is the true focus of the book: presentation of the plant families themselves. Two to four pages for each family provide information about size, range, origin, flowers, fruits, leaves, and uses. The authors make note of invasive species and the care gardeners must take in planting decisions to...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 822104–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.104
Published: 01 February 2020
... Because evolution is just a theory, it is not well supported. Evolution is a well-supported, testable, repeatable, and predictable explanation of how species have changed over time. Evolution is a theory about the origin of life. Evolutionary biology deals with how life changed after its origin...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82272–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.72
Published: 01 February 2020
... puzzlement, because radiocarbon has a half-life too short for measurable amounts of original radiocarbon to remain in fossils that are millions of years old. Taking advantage of the popularity of dinosaurs, young-Earth creationist (YEC) authors now proclaim in an ever-increasing number of books and DVDs that...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 822114–119 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.114
Published: 01 February 2020
... population, and origin of species. The questions are also written in such a way that the students do not have to be familiar with the particular jargon associated with the topic to successfully understand the content of the question. This means that students with no background could potentially score well on...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82293–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.2.93
Published: 01 February 2020
... show that evangelical Christians have some of the lowest rates of acceptance of evolution, with only 24% of respondents agreeing that evolution is the best explanation for the origins of human life on Earth ( Pew Research Center, 2009a ). Features of evangelicalism known to promote an anti-evolution...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82130–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.1.30
Published: 01 January 2020
... genuinely interesting to students because of the “gross” factor. Giant worms, parasitic wasps, and leeches evoke comparisons to movies and conjure images of dense tropical jungles. New and less familiar diseases are becoming a problem for humans residing in locations that may be distant from the origins of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82137–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.1.37
Published: 01 January 2020
... disease transmission, and equip students with the ability to trace the origin of infections caused by microorganisms. The website enables multi-person online use, with real-time recording of the exchange process and real-time viewing of infection results. Additionally, the website is able to preserve data...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 742111–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.2.9
Published: 01 February 2012
...Joseph A. Walsh Students, using information gained since 1859, write letters to Charles Darwin critiquing passages from the first edition of On the Origin of Species . © 2012 by National Association of Biology Teachers. 2012 Letters to Darwin origin of species correspondence nature of...