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Core Resources

Transpiration- Adapted for online

J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0 Adapted From: Transpiration v1.0

In this adaptation, the lab is completed remotely.
plant physiology, botany, laboratory, online lab, remote, introductory, Lab, Online course, Teaching material, Undergraduate
625
353
0
0
03.2020
Poster presented at the 2019 Botanical Society of America conference.
professional development, botany, fmn, Poster, Reference material, Faculty, Conference material
432
79
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07.2019
This resource connects botany to everyday life by way of explaining what common foods we eat really are.
botany, plants, Teaching material, Less than 1 hour
452
78
0
0
10.2018
Provides information on the interesting job of Forensic Botany using real life examples
botany, Teaching material, Less than 1 hour
402
63
0
0
10.2018
This resource gives insight into the interactions between humans and the environment.
sustainability, botany, environment, ethnobotany, Teaching material, Less than 1 hour
318
64
0
0
10.2018

Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem

J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0

In this lab, students will work with a simple algae/brine shrimp environment to learn about food chains and population dynamics.
ecology, ecosystems, food chain, Lab, Teaching material
737
129
4
0
03.2018
In this lab, students will work with messy data to try to answer the question “How do plants inherit cotyledon color?”
genetics, plants, phenotype, cotelydon, Lab, Teaching material
697
158
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0
03.2018
In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.
case study, Biodiversity, plants, trophic cascades, national parks, Teaching material
799
127
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03.2018
In this lab, students perform phylogenetic analyses on morphological and molecular data, and compare.
morphology, phylogeny, laboratory, plants, molecular analysis, Lab, Teaching material
848
181
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03.2018

Transpiration

J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0

In this lab, students will examine differences between C3 and C4 plants in their transpiration rates.
plant physiology, botany, laboratory, Teaching material
820
202
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03.2018

FMN Resources

Plants by the Numbers Spring 2018

Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure

Gregory Zimmerman, J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure v1.0

In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.
case study, Biodiversity, plants, trophic cascades, national parks, Lab, Teaching material
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107
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06.2018
In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine terrestrial trophic cascades. Concepts will then be applied to examples in freshwater ecosystems.
case study, Biodiversity, plants, trophic cascades, national parks, Lab, Teaching material, Undergraduate
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98
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06.2018

Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure

Brian Robert Shmaefsky, J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Terrestrial Trophic Cascades & Population Structure v1.0

In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.
case study, Biodiversity, plants, urban ecosystems, trophic cascades, national parks, deforestation, Teaching material, Lecture, High School, Undergraduate, Homework, More than 1 hour
457
147
0
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06.2018

Transpiration

Maryann Adel Borsick Herman, J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Transpiration v1.0

In this lab, students will examine differences between C3 and C4 plants in their transpiration rates.
plant physiology, botany, laboratory, introductory, Teaching material, Lecture, Undergraduate, Majors, More than 1 hour
453
110
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06.2018
In this activity, students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to the design of a conservation area.
ecology, Resources @ HHMI - BioInteractive, community, plants, diversity, Scientific Process, introductory, Teaching material, Undergraduate, Majors
528
141
0
0
06.2018

Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem

Jessica Joyner, J. Phil Gibson, Anna Petrovicheva

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem v1.0

In this lab, students will work with a simple algae/brine shrimp environment to learn about food chains and population dynamics. It was implemented with limited alteration for an Introductory Ecology course.
ecology, ecosystems, food chain, Lab, Teaching material
660
176
0
0
05.2018

Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem

Merrilee Anderson, J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem v1.0

In this lab, students will construct simple experiments with algae and brine shrimp to learn about food chains and population dynamics.
ecology, ecosystems, food chain, algae, brine shrimp, Lab, Teaching material
412
104
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05.2018

Transpiration

Leah Dudley, J. Phil Gibson

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Transpiration v1.0

In this lab, students will examine differences between varieties of tomato plants in their transpiration rates.
plant physiology, botany, laboratory, transpiration, tomato, food security, Teaching material
524
190
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05.2018

What the Mendel

Leah Dudley, Lindsey Tuominen

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: A Structured Inquiry Approach to Cotyledon Phenotyping v1.0

Students practice hypothesis testing using Mendelian genetics for monohybrid and dihybrid crosses. Both corn and Wisconsin Fast Plants are employed.
genetics, plants, mendelian inheritance, phenotype, cotelydon, corn, Wisconsin fast plants, Lab, Teaching material
470
149
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05.2018
In this lab, students perform phylogenetic analyses on morphological and molecular data, and compare.
morphology, phylogeny, laboratory, plants, diversity, molecular analysis, Lab, Teaching material
454
178
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05.2018

Seed Dispersal, Mutualisms, and Communities

Jenny Hazlehurst, HHMI BioInteractive

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Seed Dispersal in Tropical Forests v1.0

In this activity, students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to understanding the evolution of mutualisms, and how mutualistic interactions can shape biological communities.
mutualisms, ecology, Resources @ HHMI - BioInteractive, community, plants, diversity, Scientific Process, large lecture, Teaching material, Undergraduate
727
140
0
0
05.2018

Seed Dispersal in Tropical Forests

Anna Petrovicheva, HHMI BioInteractive, Jessica Joyner

Version: 1.0.0 Adapted From: Seed Dispersal in Tropical Forests v1.0

In this activity, students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to the design of a conservation area. This was applied through the lens of ecology.
ecology, Resources @ HHMI - BioInteractive, community, plants, diversity, Scientific Process, Teaching material, Undergraduate
1.1K
206
0
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04.2018
A two-week exercise which includes homework calculations and teaching resources. Students establish brine shrimp and Platymonas algal cultures and predict final densities.
population dynamics, ecology, species interactions, botany, ecosystems, food chain, population regulation, introductory, Lab, Teaching material, Undergraduate, Advanced, Majors, More than 1 hour
595
345
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04.2018
Exercise spans two weeks, includes homework, and involves some groups of animals as well as plants. Emphasizes re-interpretation of morphological trait evolution following molecular genetic phylogeny reconstruction
Evolution, morphology, phylogeny, laboratory, plants, biological collections, molecular analysis, introductory, Lab, Teaching material, Undergraduate, Advanced, Majors, More than 1 hour
703
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03.2018

Plants by the Numbers Fall 2018

In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.
case study, Biodiversity, plants, trophic cascades, national parks, introductory, Teaching material, Lecture, Undergraduate, Non-majors, Extended Project
404
197
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12.2018
In this lab, students perform phylogenetic analyses on morphological, anatomical and molecular data, and compare.
morphology, phylogeny, laboratory, plants, molecular analysis, stele architecture, Lab, Teaching material
367
194
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12.2018
In this lab, students will work with messy data to try to answer the question “How do plants inherit cotyledon color?”
genetics, plants, phenotype, cotelydon, Lab, Teaching material, Undergraduate
293
133
0
0
12.2018
In this activity, students will use data from natural parks to examine trophic cascades.
case study, Biodiversity, plants, trophic cascades, national parks, introductory, Teaching material, Lecture, Undergraduate, Non-majors, Less than 1 hour
335
115
0
0
12.2018
This module focuses on the dispersal of seeds from trees in fragmented tropical forests. Students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to the design of a conservation area.
ecology, Resources @ HHMI - BioInteractive, community, plants, diversity, Scientific Process, introductory, Teaching material, Undergraduate, Advanced, Majors
393
208
0
0
12.2018
In this lab, students will work with a simple algae/brine shrimp environment to learn about food chains and population dynamics.
ecology, ecosystems, food chain, algae, introductory, Lab, Teaching material, High School, Undergraduate, Majors, Non-majors
319
122
0
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12.2018
In this lab, students review the characteristics of the major land plant lineages. Then they perform phylogenetic analyses based on morphological characters.
morphology, phylogeny, laboratory, plants, molecular analysis, introductory, Lab, Teaching material, High School, Reference material, Undergraduate, Dataset, Homework, Majors, Non-majors
426
465
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12.2018
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