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The American Biology Teacher (2021) 83 (1): 12–16.
Published: 01 January 2021
... and the biology of sexual identity. One or two class meetings on the connections between biology and human rights were all that was necessary for students to recognize that science courses in fields such as human anatomy and physiology should address human rights issues; science courses can be used as...
The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (6): 421–422.
Published: 01 August 2020
... . 2020 National Association of Biology Teachers anatomy cadaver practicum cadaver dissection laboratory fainting Throughout one's biology education, it is not uncommon to encounter labs involving dissections of anything from a frog to a cadaver. No matter the specimen, dissection is an...
The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (5): 344–347.
Published: 01 May 2020
.../reprints-permissions . 2020 National Association of Biology Teachers OER team-based assignments English anatomy physiology Textbooks are an essential component of content mastery; however, the rising cost of textbooks and tuition is forcing many college students to tighten their belts...
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The American Biology Teacher (2020) 82 (2): 120–122.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Catherine Hibbitt A highlight activity of the author's comparative anatomy class, this skeletal typogram activity challenges students to take their understanding of the skeletal system's components beyond mere memorization of bone names and locations. Each student creates a poster of a vertebrate...
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (6): 460–465.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Kim Achilly, D.C. Making the study of the human anatomy and physiology authentic and clinically relevant poses many challenges. Described herein is a program that, through the use of medical school cadavers, provides high school students a unique experience to enhance their clinically based study...
Cristina Manrique-Juan, Zaira V. E. Grostieta-Dominguez, Ricardo Rojas-Ruiz, Moises Alencastre-Miranda, Lourdes Muñoz-Gómez ...
The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (3): 176–183.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Cristina Manrique-Juan; Zaira V. E. Grostieta-Dominguez; Ricardo Rojas-Ruiz; Moises Alencastre-Miranda; Lourdes Muñoz-Gómez; Cecilia Silva-Muñoz In this paper, we present an augmented reality learning system that uses the input of a depth camera to interactively teach anatomy to high school...
The American Biology Teacher (2015) 77 (5): 378–380.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Robert A. Thomas; Aimée K. Thomas We present a new use for a poorly preserved turtle specimen that teachers can easily use in demonstrating vertebrate anatomy or adaptive herpetology at the high school or college level. We give special attention to illustrating the sigmoid flexure of the neck as...
The American Biology Teacher (2013) 75 (2): 128.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Phil Senter Many anatomy students begin the course with a misconception that human males and females do not have the same number of ribs. At the root of that misconception is Genesis 2:21–22, in which God removes a rib from Adam to make Eve. Removal of a body part is a surgical procedure, and one...
The American Biology Teacher (2012) 74 (3): 185–189.
Published: 01 March 2012
...William H. Heyborne; Maggie Fast; Daniel D. Goodding Teaching and learning animal anatomy has a long history in the biology classroom. As in many fields of biology, decades of experience teaching anatomy have led to the unofficial selection of model species. However, in some cases the model may not...
The American Biology Teacher (2010) 72 (3): 162–171.
Published: 01 March 2010
... increased ability to translate this understanding to other scientific disciplines. 2 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org . © 2010 by National Association of Biology Teachers 2010 Anatomy human skeleton osteometric board laboratory activity Many science courses require students to master a body...