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The American Biology Teacher (2021) 83 (2): 120–124.
Published: 01 February 2021
... students to consider the interesting features they observe and to creatively consider innovative designs that these features could inspire. For example, an elephant’s trunk might inspire a robotic arm. These direct experiences at ISIs might draw upon students’ innate biophilia to learn more about living...
The American Biology Teacher (2018) 80 (8): 557–559.
Published: 01 October 2018
... science teaching story telling creativity Tell me a fact and I'll learn. Tell me the truth and I'll believe. But tell me a story and it will live in my heart forever. — Native American Proverb “All children, except one, grow up.” “In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.” “A long...
The American Biology Teacher (2016) 78 (8): 644–650.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of creativity and innovation. We propose a curriculum strategy and lesson plan that employs a “reading across the curriculum” approach to enhance literacy skills in biology students while simultaneously encouraging scientific discourse and creativity. We strongly advocate that fiction, in particular, may...