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  1. Redox Chemistry and Coral Bleaching

    Redox Chemistry and Coral Bleaching

    2018-07-25 15:07:57 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): David Julian | doi:10.25334/Q4K400

    Mapping coral bleaching using NOAA data to set the stage for reviewing redox chemistry concepts

  2. Drug screening and cancer resistance: EGFR Activity

    Drug screening and cancer resistance: EGFR Activity

    2018-07-25 13:06:23 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Holly Basta | doi:10.25334/Q45120

    This activity explores a specific gene (egfr) and its role in cancer. EGFR was introduced with the Gene Card Activities, researched throughout the semester, and then authentic image data of EGFR-mutated cells were analyzed.

  3. Climate Change

    Climate Change

    2018-07-24 18:34:52 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kelly O'Donnell | doi:10.25334/Q4DH6H

    This video describes the basic science of climate change. How do we know about climate in the past? What are humans interfering with? How can we make predictions about what will happen in the future?

  4. Evolution

    Evolution

    2018-07-24 18:26:42 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kelly O'Donnell | doi:10.25334/Q4P118

    This video explores the way evolution happens via natural selection in the context of the microbial world. Viruses and bacteria are discussed. We will see how evolution can be simulated in a laboratory setting.

  5. Urban Ecology

    Urban Ecology

    2018-07-24 18:18:03 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kelly O'Donnell | doi:10.25334/Q4XH7J

    This video describes the field of urban ecology and features scientists who use the city as their field site.

  6. What is Science?

    What is Science?

    2018-07-24 18:07:38 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kelly O'Donnell | doi:10.25334/Q46129

    This video has a philosophical focus and explores the nature of science. We’ll hear about how science is both a body of knowledge and a process. Peer review and confirmation bias will also be covered.

  7. The Science Senses

    The Science Senses

    2018-07-24 17:48:57 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kelly O'Donnell | doi:10.25334/Q4FH8K

    This video introduces the common thread that runs through the Science Forward course: Sciences Sense.

  8. Pipeline in Paradise

    Pipeline in Paradise

    2018-07-17 22:55:35 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Johanna Delgado Acevedo | doi:10.25334/Q47991

    Student were introduce to Pipeline in Paradise case study, they we divided in groups based on domains and they provided a recommendation to landowners.

  9. Marshall Islands

    Marshall Islands

    2018-07-17 22:53:25 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Johanna Delgado Acevedo | doi:10.25334/Q4GT5V

    Students received a short introduction about the history of Marshall Islands. They watch the video and were assigned readings. Students had to write a letter to the author of the poem.

  10. QUBES: Building a community to promote undergraduate quantitative biology education

    QUBES: Building a community to promote undergraduate quantitative biology education

    2018-07-13 14:29:54 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Sam S Donovan, Carrie Diaz Eaton, Kristin Jenkins, Drew LaMar, Jeremy M Wojdak, Nicole Chodkowski, Gabriela Hamerlinck, Deborah Rook, Elia Crisucci, Hayley Orndorf | doi:10.25334/Q41D8T

    Poster on the QUBES project presented at the 2018 QUBES/BioQUEST Summer Workshop

  11. Beanbag Toss (Grades 6-8)

    Beanbag Toss (Grades 6-8)

    2018-07-07 15:16:42 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jody Britten, Marka Carson, Jacob Cordeiro, Misael Jiminez, Erika Villegas-Jiminez | doi:10.25334/Q43D9T

    The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing a fair--yet challenging--beanbag toss game.

  12. Beanbag Toss (Grades 3-5)

    Beanbag Toss (Grades 3-5)

    2018-07-07 14:55:20 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jody Britten, Marka Carson, Jacob Cordeiro, Misael Jiminez, Erika Villegas-Jiminez | doi:10.25334/Q4BX3W

    The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing a fair--yet challenging--beanbag toss game.

  13. Beanbag Toss (Grades K-2)

    Beanbag Toss (Grades K-2)

    2018-07-07 14:40:22 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jody Britten, Marka Carson, Jacob Cordeiro, Misael Jiminez, Erika Villegas-Jiminez | doi:10.25334/Q4MD9G

    The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing a fair--yet challenging--beanbag toss game.

  14. Emergency Water Supply (Grades 6-8)

    Emergency Water Supply (Grades 6-8)

    2018-07-05 21:57:13 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Pahler, Marcy Santos, Ralph Olaiz, Elizabeth Soto, Vinn Kanchana | doi:10.25334/Q4VX25

    This classroom lesson presents students with the task of determining how much water their school would to store in case of an emergency disaster.

  15. Design a Zoo (Grades 6-8)

    Design a Zoo (Grades 6-8)

    2018-07-05 21:40:46 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Project IMMERSION | doi:10.25334/Q44D8R

    This classroom lesson presents students with the job of designing a zoo, which could include modeling tasks ranging from choosing and locating the exhibits to setting the right admission prices.

  16. Design a Zoo (Grades 3-5)

    Design a Zoo (Grades 3-5)

    2018-07-05 21:31:15 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Project IMMERSION | doi:10.25334/Q4CT5X

    This classroom lesson presents students with the job of designing a zoo, which could include modeling tasks ranging from choosing and locating the exhibits to setting the right admission prices.

  17. Building the Best Playground (Grades 3-5)

    Building the Best Playground (Grades 3-5)

    2018-07-05 21:17:36 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Marka Carson, Erika Villegas-Jiminez, Misael Jiminez, Jody Britten | doi:10.25334/Q4N99R

    The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing an optimal design for a school playground.

  18. Accelerated Reader (Grades 3-5)

    Accelerated Reader (Grades 3-5)

    2018-07-05 21:00:05 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Laura Pahler, Maurice Cuevas, Emily Lane, Marka Carson, Jody Britten, Misael Jiminez, Erika Villegas-Jiminez, Diane Hubbard-Knight, Kristina Sandberg | doi:10.25334/Q4WT5K

    This classroom lesson presents students with the task of designing a reading schedule to help them reach an overall (total word) reading goal for the year.

  19. Neighborhood Fences and Gates

    Neighborhood Fences and Gates

    2018-06-28 21:52:30 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Ricardo Cortez, Cynthia Anhalt, Susan Staats, Marta Civil | doi:10.25334/Q4699Q

    This classroom modeling project targets the competency of proposing functions that meet certain properties and features, which is part of many modeling processes. It is suitable for high school or undergraduate students. Prerequisite: Algebra.

  20. Universal Design for Learning and Accessibility of the Day

    Universal Design for Learning and Accessibility of the Day

    2018-06-27 18:28:08 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Andrew Osborne Hasley, Hayley Orndorf | doi:10.25334/Q4FT5J

    Short, daily case activity on Universal Design for Learning and Accessibility at the 2018 QUBES/BioQUEST Summer Workshop