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The American Biology Teacher. 2011; 73272–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2011.73.2.4
Published: 01 February 2011
..., and the discontinued line represents an 11-km stretch. © 2011 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2011 Teaching biodiversity marine field stations taxonomy molecular phylogenetics morphology References Bowker G.C . ( 2000 ). Biodiversity...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2007; 698473–476 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4452207
Published: 01 October 2007
.../accounts/ information/Rheobatrachus_silus. Wilson, E.O. (1984). Biophilia. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Wilson Biophilia 1984 Zervanos, S.M. & McLaughlin, J.S. (2003). Teaching biodiversity & evolution through travel course experiences. The American Biology Teacher, 65(9...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2003; 659683–688 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451595
Published: 01 November 2003
... (Eds.), Teaching for Biodiversity, 49). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass Inc., Publishers. Anderson Acknowledging the learning styles of diverse student populations: Implications for instructional design 49 Teaching for Biodiversity 1992 Beiersdorfer, R. E. & Davis, WE. (1994...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 805372–378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.5.372
Published: 01 May 2018
... interactive version of a biodiversity laboratory that explores Simpson's Diversity Index. Students are walked through sample calculations with a small data set, and then analyze a larger data set, which is presented as a set of interactive graphs and automatic calculations so that they can explore the data to...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1995; 572106–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449933
Published: 01 February 1995
...Ronald L. Reimink Copyright 1995 National Association of Biology Teachers References Hunter, M. & Russell, D. (1977). Plan- ning for effective instruction (lesson design). Instructor, September. Hunter September Instructor 1977 HowTo-Do-It Teach Biodiversity at the Bell...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 805346–352 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.5.346
Published: 01 May 2018
... edition). Chapel Hill, N.C : Algonquin Books . Lude, A. ( 2010 ). The Spirit of Teaching ESD—Biodiversity in Educational Projects . In K. Ulbrich , J. Settele , & F. F. Benedict (Eds), Biodiversity in Education for Sustainable Development—Reflection on School-Research Cooperation...
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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
... to act may lead to active and responsible citizenship. We developed a biodiversity education teaching unit to promote biodiversity literacy through formal education. To make the topic of biodiversity tangible for students, our approach involves them in a citizen science project and uses the forest...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 805359–364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.5.359
Published: 01 May 2018
... . Journal of Environmental Psychology , 30 ( 4 ), 379 – 92 . Heard, M. J. ( 2016 ). Using a problem-based learning approach to teach students about biodiversity, species distributions & the impact of habitat loss . American Science Teacher , 78 ( 9 ), 733 – 738 . Heinze, J. , Bergmann...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 704217–220 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/30163247
Published: 01 April 2008
..., conservation, and management. Forest Ecology and Management, 185(1-2), 95-112. TEACHING STUDENTS ABOUT BIODIVERSITY by Studying the Correlation Between Plants Arthropods MATTHEW L. RICHARDSON JANICE HARI Biodiversity is an ecological buzz-word that has gar- nered a great deal of attention for the past...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 789733–738 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.9.733
Published: 01 November 2016
... ( IUCN, 2015 ). As a result, reconciling these differences is often challenging for instructors and students alike ( Novacek, 2008 ). To address these two shortcomings, I have created a simple activity that teaches students about biodiversity and how to predict how biodiversity is affected by habitat...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 787603–606 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.7.603
Published: 01 September 2016
... ). Examining the relationship between mathematics anxiety and mathematics performance: an instructional hierarchy perspective . Journal of Behavioral Education , 12 , 23 – 34 . Foster, C. ( 2012 ). Creationism as a misconception: socio-cognitive conflict in the teaching of evolution . International...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 802144–151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.2.144
Published: 01 February 2018
...Sophia Huang; Justen B. Whittall The tree of life provides a fundamental roadmap to understanding biodiversity, yet requires integration across scales of the biological hierarchy and a unique set of tree thinking skills. This combination can be challenging for undergraduates at the introductory...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 776458–461 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.6.458
Published: 01 August 2015
...Tyler A. Hallman; W. Douglas Robinson Species identification is essential to biology, conservation, and management. The ability to focus on specific diagnostic characteristics of a species helps improve the speed and accuracy of identification. Birds are excellent subjects for teaching species...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824272 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.272
Published: 01 April 2020
...Denise Thompson At the beginning of every school year, many educators are asked to prepare lesson plans for each course they teach, to be used in the case of an emergency absence. Teachers struggle to find resources that are not only engaging, but also present relevant information in a way...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824241–246 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.241
Published: 01 April 2020
... types of damage to answer ecological questions and learn quantitative skills. Outdoor teaching exercises are engaging activities that expose students to the ecosystems and other content they are learning about in biology courses ( Manner, 1995 ); however, activities must account for seasonal changes in...
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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
...., 2018 ). Scientists are aware that soil microbial biodiversity remains largely unexplored, and there is great potential to unearth novel bioactive compounds from environmental samples. Here, we describe the incorporation of an authentic microbiology research project into a high school classroom...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824218–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.218
Published: 01 April 2020
... California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 National Association of Biology Teachers out-of-school learning botanical garden trip writing a book student-centered learning environments Biodiversity has been under...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 82162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.1.62
Published: 01 January 2020
... knowledge, particularly content required to teach evolution at the high school level. As a reward for completing either one or all three units (about 10 hours total) with a grade of 85% or higher, either one certificate (for only the first unit) or two certificates (for all three) will be addressed to your...
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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
... diseases: public health issues for the 21st century . Science , 284 , 1311 . Daszak, P. , Cunningham, A.A. & Hyatt, A.D. ( 2000 ). Emerging infectious diseases of wildlife – threats to biodiversity and human health . Science , 287 , 443 – 449 . Gurt, C.F. & Tallada, A.M...
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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
... learn very little about them in the classroom. We describe an activity designed to teach high school or college students about zoonotic disease outbreaks. This case-based lesson also introduces how habitat disruption can lead to far-reaching impacts on livestock and humans, often indirectly...