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  1. Do urban yards serve as a refuge for native land snail species?

    Do urban yards serve as a refuge for native land snail species?

    2018-05-25 01:30:28 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kathryn Elizabeth Perez | doi:10.25334/Q4TD66

    This module contains a series of take-home activities to prepare students to analyze their own dataset collected in lab.

  2. Sleep and Learning Lab

    Sleep and Learning Lab

    2018-05-24 20:23:08 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jennifer Doherty, Gideon Dunster, Horacio de la Iglesia | doi:10.25334/Q4BD77

    Students use sleep and exam data from Introductory Biology students to investigate the question: Does a circadian rhythm, the sleep-wake cycle, influence an important mammalian adaptation, the ability to learn in an information-rich environment?

  3. Online exercise: Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction: A Case Study

    Online exercise: Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction: A Case Study

    2018-05-24 00:00:00 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tatiana Roth

    This data-driven ‘ferret reintroduction’ exercise, adapted from https://www.sesync.org/printpdf/2264, was developed for undergraduate students in an online non-majors biology course as a final small group project.

  4. Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem

    Food Chain Dynamics In A Simple Ecosystem

    2018-05-22 19:11:12 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Merrilee Anderson, J. Phil Gibson | doi:10.25334/Q4KX32

    In this lab, students will construct simple experiments with algae and brine shrimp to learn about food chains and population dynamics.

  5. Trinity-Marshall Island case

    Trinity-Marshall Island case

    2018-05-22 13:58:21 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Mahshid Khavari | doi:10.25334/Q43X43

    Trinity Washington University-Discovering Planet Earth (ENVS 101- An introductory science course designed for non-science majors, study "Marshall Island" case. Students are split into four groups and complete different assignments. 

  6. Trinity Washington University- A Pipeline in Paradise

    Trinity Washington University- A Pipeline in Paradise

    2018-05-22 13:28:43 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Mahshid Khavari | doi:10.25334/Q4CD8X

    Trinity Washington University-Discovering Planet Earth (ENVS 101- An introductory science course designed for non-science majors, study "A Pipeline in Paradise" case. Students were divided to four groups to study this case.

  7. More In Depth Spreadsheet Management Adaptation  of Data Management using NEON Small Mammal Data

    More In Depth Spreadsheet Management Adaptation of Data Management using NEON Small Mammal Data

    2018-05-18 19:27:28 | Datasets | Contributor(s): Raisa Hernández-Pacheco | doi:10.25334/Q44X4D

    This adaptation consists of three exercises that introduce students to 1) format spreadsheet data tables, 2) carry out spreadsheet quality control, and 3) count/sort/filter data of interest in order to conduct a pilot analysis on NEON small mammal data.

  8. Serenity now! Keep calm and do science with real data in the classroom

    Serenity now! Keep calm and do science with real data in the classroom

    2018-05-18 15:20:01 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Drew LaMar | doi:10.25334/Q4DD6G

    Session presented at NABT 2018 in San Diego, CA

  9. Transpiration

    Transpiration

    2018-05-16 16:28:35 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Leah Dudley, J. Phil Gibson | doi:10.25334/Q45T39

    In this lab, students will examine differences between varieties of tomato plants in their transpiration rates.

  10. What the Mendel

    What the Mendel

    2018-05-16 16:14:16 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Leah Dudley, Lindsey Tuominen | doi:10.25334/Q4F99W

    Students practice hypothesis testing using Mendelian genetics for monohybrid and dihybrid crosses. Both corn and Wisconsin Fast Plants are employed.

  11. Morphological and Molecular Analysis of Plant Phylogeny and Diversity

    Morphological and Molecular Analysis of Plant Phylogeny and Diversity

    2018-05-16 14:34:58 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Leah Dudley, J. Phil Gibson | doi:10.25334/Q4PT2K

    In this lab, students perform phylogenetic analyses on morphological and molecular data, and compare.

  12. Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction: A Case Study in an online environment

    Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction: A Case Study in an online environment

    2018-05-15 20:03:41 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): John Howard Starnes | doi:10.25334/Q4Z985

    The case study Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction was modified to be used in an online environment.

  13. Investigating the footprint of climate change on phenology and ecological interactions in north-central North America

    Investigating the footprint of climate change on phenology and ecological interactions in north-central North America

    2018-05-15 04:58:41 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Todd Levine, Kellen Calinger | doi:10.25334/Q4098G

    Practice module included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 10

  14. Changes in Lake Ice: Ecosystem Response to Global Change

    Changes in Lake Ice: Ecosystem Response to Global Change

    2018-05-15 04:58:15 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Todd Levine, Robert Bohanan, Marianne Krasny, Adam Welman | doi:10.25334/Q47T3X

    Data Set included in included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 3

  15. Exploring the population dynamics of wintering bald eagles through long-term data

    Exploring the population dynamics of wintering bald eagles through long-term data

    2018-05-14 23:35:21 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Emily Dangremond, Julie Beckstead, Alexandra Lagasse, Scott Robinson | doi:10.25334/Q4H99H

    Module included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 7 Students will identify dependent and independent variables, create graphs of dependent variables plotted against independent variables and evaluate long-term eagle...

  16. Demography from physical cemeteries, "virtual cemeteries," and census data

    Demography from physical cemeteries, "virtual cemeteries," and census data

    2018-05-14 21:25:47 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Emily Dangremond, Janet Lanza | doi:10.25334/Q4RT3K

    Laboratory experiment included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 8. Learning objective: Students will learn how to create life tables and survivorship curves using data they collect from online cemetery records.

  17. The Insect Predation Game: Evolving Prey Defenses and Predator Responses

    The Insect Predation Game: Evolving Prey Defenses and Predator Responses

    2018-05-14 18:23:08 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Miguel Abran Vasquez, W. Wyatt Hoback, Tamara Smith | doi:10.25334/Q41995

    Laboratory experiment included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 4

  18. Changes in Lake Ice: Ecosystem Response to Global Change

    Changes in Lake Ice: Ecosystem Response to Global Change

    2018-05-14 18:20:33 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Miguel Abran Vasquez, Robert Bohanan, Marianne Krasny, Adam Welman | doi:10.25334/Q48T37

    Data Set included in included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 3

  19. Exercise on "Globally endangered sea turtles of the Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge: A Focus on Scientific Analysis"

    Exercise on "Globally endangered sea turtles of the Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge: A Focus on Scientific Analysis"

    2018-05-14 16:29:16 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tatiana Roth | doi:10.25334/Q4J972

    This data-driven endangered sea turtle exercise adapted from http://qubeshub.org was developed for undergraduate students in an online non-majors biology course as a final small group project.

  20. Global Temperature Change in the 21st Century (Abstract) | TIEE

    Global Temperature Change in the 21st Century (Abstract) | TIEE

    2018-05-11 20:05:50 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Emily Prince, Daniel Taub, Gillian Graham | doi:10.25334/Q4TQ35

    Module for practice included in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology (TIEE) Volume 7