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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (1): 50–54.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Rebecca L. Gonda; Kyle DeHart; Tia-Lynn Ashman; Alison Slinskey Legg Achieving a deep understanding of the many topics covered in middle school biology classes is difficult for many students. One way to help students learn these topics is through scenario-based learning, which enhances students...
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The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (8): 651–655.
Published: 01 October 2016
... effects on course attendance and performance of using scenario-based collaborative activities regularly throughout a semester. Students who engaged in cooperative pre-exam discussion did not show significant individual learning gains but did show an increase in confidence and a decrease in anxiety...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (1): 30–36.
Published: 01 January 2020
.... Collaborative problem solving is used to explore the One Health concept and a real-world spillover event involving Hendra virus. Active learning using a “jigsaw” format to model the value of multiple stakeholders engages students in tracing the path of transmission for a pathogen. The scenario and class...
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (8): 671–677.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Cassandra M. Berry Teaching scientific inquiry in large interdisciplinary classes is a challenge. We describe a creative problem-based learning approach, using a motivational island crisis scenario, to inspire research design. Students were empowered to formulate their individual scientific inquiry...
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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (1): 30–39.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Robert A. Cooper This paper presents an activity that engages students in model-based reasoning, requiring them to predict the behavior of the trp and lac operons under different environmental conditions. Students are presented six scenarios for the trp operon and five for the lac operon. In most...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (7): 447–452.
Published: 01 September 2020
... , K.A. & Marshall , S. ( 2007 ). Profiling citation impact: a new methodology . Scientometrics , 72 , 325 – 344 . Berry , C.M. ( 2017 ). A technique for inspiring scientific inquiry using a creative scenario . American Biology Teacher , 79 , 671 – 677 . BouJaoude...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (7): 453–462.
Published: 01 September 2020
... opened the opportunity to meet other students with similar interests and mindsets.” (Majors) Real-World Applications** Application of Information 20% 30% DD showed the applications of science (i.e., current events, society/policy, and other real-world scenarios). “This is a great way to connect...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (6): 426.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., emergent properties, and homeostasis). The biology learning objectives are outlined, followed by what students should learn in the Bio-Math explorations and the “Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications” section. Within the text, students are presented with real-world scenarios and data from the literature...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 323–327.
Published: 01 May 2020
... cases per 100 population (or simply as a percentage). Obviously, increasing the scale may make small fractions easier to read. In the simulation, students explore two scenarios: one in which a new disease against which no one has immunity is introduced to a population, and then a second scenario...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 279–288.
Published: 01 May 2020
... least into those of the respiratory tract. This would be extremely difficult to do. The ideal scenario would be to introduce CRISPR-Cas9 into the fertilized egg or early embryonic stage of someone with cystic fibrosis so that all future body cells of the adult organism would contain the corrected gene...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 234–240.
Published: 01 April 2020
... Learning Station 3 Appendix C: Scenario, Information Cards, and Role Cards for Learning Station 4 To promote biodiversity literacy as well as 21st-century skills, our unit combined real-world problems and future challenges concerning the socio-scientific topic of biodiversity. Our...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (4): 241–246.
Published: 01 April 2020
.... & Muys , B. ( 2017 ). Effects of biodiversity loss and restoration scenarios on tree-related ecosystem services . International Journal of Biodiversity Science, Ecosystem Services, and Management , 13 , 434 – 443 . Watts , M.T. ( 1991 ). Tree Finder: A Manual for Identification of...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 114–119.
Published: 01 February 2020
... assessment techniques that measure both “concept knowledge” and “process knowledge” could be used, as described by Speth et al. (2009) . This approach could also increase students’ abilities to apply and transfer their evolutionary knowledge to different contexts and evolutionary scenarios. Additionally...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (1): 37–42.
Published: 01 January 2020
... permanently by setting multiple infection sources, providing a better simulation of real-world scenarios. Test use of the website by 120 students demonstrated that it has no significant bugs. Figure 1. Overall structure of the website. The flowchart demonstrates the relationship between three main pages...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 618–624.
Published: 01 December 2019
... acquired. This role-play scenario teaches students analytical skills in assessing water bodies for water quality impact factors. The students also learn about the field of environmental consulting and the costs associated with conducted water quality tests. This activity assists students in thinking...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (8): 554–560.
Published: 01 October 2019
... science process skills. We created a scenario-based assessment instrument – designed to gauge science process skills – that was accessible to nonmajors and majors. We evaluated nonmajors' and majors' open-ended responses using a rubric. We also assessed students' science identity, confidence, and...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (7): 503–506.
Published: 01 September 2019
.... , Nyamai, P.A. & Boes, K.E. ( 2015 ). Promoting student understanding of the ecological impacts & management of invasive species: a collaborative scenario-driven activity . American Biology Teacher , 77 , 676 – 680 . Seebens, H. , Blackburn, T.M. , Dyer, E.E. , Genovesi, P. , Hulme...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (5): 328–332.
Published: 01 May 2019
... foreign ones. As noted above, place and emotional attachment may be factors affecting SSR and decision-making skills when students are familiar with local scenarios. Moreover, these participants share the same culture and similar values, which may or may not affect their judgment. However, only one SSI...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (5): 366–371.
Published: 01 May 2019
... activity was hands-on or engaging. 33 The activity helped me understand or gave practice with HW calculations. 17 The activity involved a real-life scenario. 12 The activity was fun or interesting. 12 (B) Negative Aspects The instructions were confusing. 29 There are no negative...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (5): 308–316.
Published: 01 May 2019
... those relationships are being modified due to human activity. Table 2. Introducing the concept of risk management using familiar scenarios and two different strategies (reducing likelihood, reducing costs/damages). Reducing the Risk Presented by Catastrophic Events Strategy 1...