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The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (2): 145–147.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Lyn L. Countryman; Jill D. Maroo Considerable anecdotal evidence indicates that some of the most difficult concepts that both high school and undergraduate elementary-education students struggle with are those surrounding evolutionary principles, especially speciation. It’s no wonder that entry...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (2): 132–136.
Published: 01 February 2014
... advanced thinking on mutation and speciation. A final paper requires students to synthesize their learning by summarizing selected papers on these topics. A grading rubric for the papers is included. Table 1. Example of the first table that students produce during the laboratory exercises. Students...
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The American Biology Teacher (2013) 75 (9): 670–676.
Published: 01 November 2013
...://www.ucpressjournals.com/reprintinfo.asp . 2013 Speciation MC1R G-protein-coupled receptor References Carroll, S.B. (2006). The Making of the Fittest: DNA and the Ultimate Forensic Record of Evolution . New York, NY: W.W. Norton. de Duve, C. (1984). A Guided Tour of the Living Cell, Vol. 2 . New York...
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The American Biology Teacher (1994) 56 (2): 86–93.
Published: 01 February 1994
... Rofe, R. & Hayman, D. (1985). G-banding evidence for a conserved complement in Marsupalia. Cyto- genetics and Cell Genetics, 39, 40-50. Rofe 40 39 Cytogenetics and Cell Genetics 1985 Using Chromosomes To Teach EvolutIon II. Chromosomal Rearrangements in Speciation Events Susan Offner...
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The American Biology Teacher (1987) 49 (1): 34–36.
Published: 01 January 1987
... speciation, and the origin of a diploid species of Stepha- nomeria. American Journal of Botany, 60(6), 545-53. 10.2307/2441378 545 - (1979).The origin of phenotype in a recently evolved species. In Topics in Plant Population Biology (ed. by Otto T. Solbrig, Subodh Jain, George B. Johnson, Peter H...
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The American Biology Teacher (1986) 48 (1): 17–19.
Published: 01 January 1986
... American plants. Car- negie Institute Washington Publication 520. Conant, R. (1958). A field guide to reptiles and amphibians. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. Conant A field guide to reptiles and amphibians 1958 Endler, J.A. (1977). Geographic variation, speciation, and clines. Monographs in...
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (2): 135–143.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Xana Sá-Pinto; Pedro Cardia; Rita Campos Sexual selection plays an important role in species evolution and speciation, and is fundamental to understanding of biological evolution. In the last decades, research on sexual selection helped understand its causes and impacts in species evolution, sexual...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (8): 543–552.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Caryn Babaian; Sudhir Kumar A lesson plan on the phylum Tardigrada is presented in a storytelling workbook that introduces the evolutionary concepts of adaptive radiation, speciation, divergence, and “tree-thinking” through narrative, transitional art, contemplative coloring, and data searches...
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The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (9): 650–658.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Caryn Babaian Combining the TimeTree of Life database with the skill set of a naturalist, transitional changes, speciation, and evolutionary concepts emerge as a process in which students create and are fully engaged in a narrative & theme-based lesson plan/lab that merges with a scientific...
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The American Biology Teacher (2011) 73 (2): 100–104.
Published: 01 February 2011
...E. David Thompson; Bethany V. Bowling; Maggie Whitson; Robert F. C. Naczi Natural variation, including the continual selective pressures that lead to speciation, is one of the more dynamic aspects of biology. However, traditional instruction on the topic is often passive in nature, leaving little...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (3): 186.
Published: 01 March 2020
... statistical methods in the investigation, along with documentation and classification of lizard traits and speciation in this captivating suite of activities. The website, HHMI Lizard Evolution Virtual Lab, is divided into four modules: Ecomorphs, Phylogeny, Experimental Data, and Dewlap Colors. In the...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 104–112.
Published: 01 February 2020
... natural selection and speciation (e.g., gene flow, vicariance). It is meant to follow lectures covering genetics. The goal of the game is to guide students to discover the concepts of evolution on their own through an active learning experience. An outline of the game is presented in Table 1 . This...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 680–685.
Published: 01 December 2019
...............................4.250-I, 4.256-I, 4.287-TT, 9.659-I Sorting process............................2.127-I Sound............................7.485-I Speciation............................8.543-F, 8.543-OL Species diversity............................4.234-RL Species richness............................4.234...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (8): 591.
Published: 01 October 2019
...-forth process increases speciation rates in both plants and insects. ...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (6): 453–454.
Published: 01 August 2019
... experimental methods to investigate the dinosaurs. Along the way Brusatte provides clear and concise explanations of relevant biological concepts including natural selection, descent with modification, biological diversity, speciation, cladistic analysis, niche partitioning, and island dwarfism. Among the...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (2): 69.
Published: 01 February 2019
... can suggest evolutionary history, but genetic material recovered from those bones is useful in confirming hypotheses about speciation and relationships. The ability to “look within” began with comparative anatomy and fossils, but our present understanding is confirmed on the genetic level...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (2): 79–87.
Published: 01 February 2019
... . Charlesworth, D. , Barton, N.H. & Charlesworth, B. ( 2017 ). The sources of adaptive radiation . Proceedings of the Royal Society B , 284 , 20162864 . Coyne, J.A. ( 2009 ). Why Evolution Is True . New York, NY : Penguin . Coyne, J.A. & Orr, A. ( 2004 ). Speciation . Sunderland...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (2): 110–114.
Published: 01 February 2019
... evolution: an investigation of mutation, natural selection, & speciation . American Biology Teacher , 76 , 132 – 136 . Hongsermeier, A. , Grandgenett, N. & Simon, D. ( 2017 ). Modeling evolution in the classroom: an interactive Lego simulation . American Biology Teacher , 79 , 128...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (2): 133–136.
Published: 01 February 2019
..., instructional strategy, assessment, learning goals), the type of work (empirical, descriptive, author's perspective, literature review), evolution topic(s) (e.g., genetic drift, speciation, population genetics, human evolution), publication year, and journal. For example, if you are preparing to teach a lesson...
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (2): 120–125.
Published: 01 February 2019
... divergence of individuals within populations, let alone speciation from these incremental changes, can be difficult to model. Here, I describe a simple drawing activity that allows students to participate in generating small incremental changes, ultimately seeing how these can lead to divergence of...