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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 818561–567 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.8.561
Published: 01 October 2019
... basic anatomy, ecology, and natural history of a common backyard denizen, the wolf spider ( Lycosidae ). Students are charged with developing one or more testable hypotheses regarding wolf spiders in their own backyards. Wolf spiders are an ideal subject for field investigation because their secondary...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819680–685 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.680
Published: 01 December 2019
... Wilderness............................4.291-D Wolf spiders............................8.561-I Writing-to-learn (WTL)............................7.513-TT Zoology............................1.1-E We the Teachers: Resolved to Make Content Relevant while Advocating for Students...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 788626–633 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.8.626
Published: 01 October 2016
... black or red…… Hymenoptera (ants) 30'. Antennae resemble straight chains of beads. Body is white and ant-like…… Isoptera * (termites) References Bordenstein, S.R. , Brothers, C. , Wolfe, G. , Bahr, M. , Minckley, R.L. , Clark, M.E. & others. ( 2010 ). Using the Wolbachia...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 775348–355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.5.5
Published: 01 May 2015
... / Spider / Bear / Horse / Canary / Butterfly / Wolf / Giraffe / Frog / Sheep / Hyena / Shark / Piranha / Crocodile / Snake 1 4.3 Table 3. Pretest and posttest results: sources of students’ knowledge about plants. Source of knowledge Pretest Posttest F % F % Real-life...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2012; 747445–451 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2012.74.7.4
Published: 01 September 2012
.... New York, NY: Touchstone. Dijkstra, S. (1997). The integration of instructional systems design models and constructivist design principles. Instructional Science , 25 , 1–13. Dott, C. (2009). Of wolves, elk and willows: how predation structures ecosystems. Teaching Issues and Experiments in...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2010; 728478–483 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2010.72.8.3
Published: 01 October 2010
...Seth R. Bordenstein; Christine Brothers; George Wolfe; Michele Bahr; Robert L. Minckley; Michael E. Clark; Jennifer J. Wernegreen; Sarah R. Bordenstein; William S. Reznikoff; John H. Werren Inquiry, discovery, and technology are key pillars in improving science education. We present an inquiry...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2008; 70927669330 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/27669330
Published: 01 November 2008
... & Cellular Respiration.6:3501 A Role Playing Exercise.5:2841 BEGIN: Partnership: Using Problem-Based Learning to Teach Genetics & Bioethics.7:4211 Carrion - It's What's for Dinner: Wolves Reduce the Impact of Climate Change.2:951 Cricket Behavior: Observing Insects to Learn About Science & Science Inquiry.4...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2002; 645388–398 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451324
Published: 01 May 2002
..., presented by Ward's Natural Science and George Wolfe, author of The Nasonia Project, will introduce participants to the Nasonia System. Learn the biology of this parasitic wasp and the advantages it has as a laboratory organism. Participants will be work- ing with adults and pupae as we feature several...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2002; 644314–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4451303
Published: 01 April 2002
...., Hartland, WI 16. An Inquiry-Based Exploration of Behavior, Genetics, and Molecular Biology Using the Nasonia Project: The New Alternative to Drosophila (HS 2C) * 9:00am-Noon Cost: $65.00 * Limit: 30 This workshop, presented by Ward's Natural Science and George Wolfe, author of The Nasonia Project, will...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 627532–534 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450973
Published: 01 September 2000
... Institute of Biology Teachers (CIBT). P2ita Calvo, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; Mary Colvard, Coblekill-l2ichmondvilJe Hfh 6chool, Coble,kdl, NY; Kndine Menihan, Campbell-6avona Central e5chool, Campbell, NY; Geor8e Wolfe, Wrk5on Maeft High chool, I2ocheder, NY 15. Introductoiy Anatmy: Practice Di4ection...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 626429–435 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450941
Published: 01 June 2000
.... In addition, plants adapted for climbing (e.g. ivy), must also be considered well-suited Verryn Jennings is a Graduate Student in Entomology at the University of Del- aware, Newark, DE 19711-3530. Don Stewart, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Biology at Acadia University, Wolf- ville, NS, BOP IXO...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 625389–390 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450931
Published: 01 May 2000
... &chool, Coble1skill, NY, Kridsine Menihan, Campbell-6avona Central &chool, Campbell, NY; Geor8e Wolfe, Wilson MNanet HIh cchool, I2ocheoder, NY 15. itLroductory Anatomy: Practice Disstecion Without Formaldehyde HS * 2C 1.30pm-3.30pm * Cost: $30 * Limit: 30 Learn about mammalian anatomy by using fetal pig...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 624312–314 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450911
Published: 01 April 2000
...). [Qitji Calvo, Cornell Univer,i1y, Ithaca, NY; Mary Colvard, CobIcskiII-2ichmondvulle 145h cSchool, Coblebkill, NY; Kri5Line Menihan, Campbell-cavona Central c5chool, Campbell, NY, Ceor,8e Wolfe, Wilson Ma6ne. IIigh cchool, AQoche5Ler, NY 15. Introductory Ananomy: Practice Di&ection Without Formaldehyde...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2000; 623227–240 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450886
Published: 01 March 2000
... supported by a grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to the Cornell Institute of Biology Teachers (CIBT). 21ita Calvo, Cornell Univernity, Ithaca, NY, Mary Colvard, Coble4kill-JQichmondville Hih &chool, Coble8kill, NY, Kridtine Menihan, Campbell-?avona Central &chool, Campbell, NY; Geor5e Wolfe...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1999; 61281–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450623
Published: 01 February 1999
... Investigation & Laboratory Activity About Sickle-Cell Anemia. Donald A. DeRosa B. Leslie Wolfe 137 DEPARTMENTS Letters 88 Index to Advertisers 136 Biology Today Proteins: The Unfolding-And Folding-Picture Maura C. Flannery, Department Editor 150 Classroom Technology Reviews Richard Duhrkopf, Rachel Hays...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1997; 595315–320 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4450318
Published: 01 May 1997
... research center, training many of the world's top wolf experts. The Center will use its 26 wolves, two bears and other wildlife as a living laboratory for the grou p. Come prepared to walk outdoors a ont the Center's trails to view the wolf habitat. The second leg of the tour takes you to the Raptor Center...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1994; 56138–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449739
Published: 01 January 1994
.... (1976). Carnivorous plants of the United States and Canada. Win- ston-Salem, NC: John E. Blair. Schnell Carnivorous plants of the United States and Canada 1976 Smith, R.E. (1990). Ecology and field biology. New York: Harper and Row. Smith Ecology and field biology 1990 Wolfe, L.M...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1994; 564247–249 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449807
Published: 01 April 1994
... several different environmental distur- bances on the food web. We ask the students to predict what will happen each time and follow up with a test of their predictions. Among the distur- bances we investigate are removal of top predators (like mountain lions or wolves), other carnivores, herbivores and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1993; 557412–416 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449700
Published: 01 October 1993
... asso- ciates the high contamination of Sphagnum along the highway with the continued use of leaded fuel. To gather data atop Chirripo, Ken, Cyrus and two other students climbed the mountain in 90 degree heat and camped two nights on the summit in freezing rain and hail. Another student, John Wolfe...
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The American Biology Teacher. 1990; 528480–483 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/4449180
Published: 01 November 1990
... maintain themselves, and what deter- mines the fluctuations in their deer or wolf popula- tions. On a more practical basis, we want to know how our forests should be regulated for multiple use and not simply for timber. These are difficult prob- lems, but if we learn to solve them we shall be better...