Linear Regression (Excel) and Cellular Respiration for Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics
03 Dec 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Irene Corriette1, Beatriz Gonzalez1, Daniela Kitanska2, Henriette Mozsolits2, Sheela Vemu3
1. Santa Fe College 2. Passaic County Community College 3. Waubonsee Community College
Students typically find linear regression analysis of data sets in a biology classroom challenging. These activities could be used in a Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Statistics course. The...
A simple way for students to visualize cellular respiration: adapting the board game MousetrapTM to model complexity
27 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Meg Bentley1, Victoria P. Connaughton1
Lecture-based introductory biology courses are typically content-heavy as instructors strive to provide students with foundational knowledge in a broad range of topics. One topic...
Lights, Camera, Acting Transport! Using role-play to teach membrane transport
22 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Kelly K. McDonald1, Susanne R. Gnagy1
California State University, Sacramento
Lights, Camera, Acting Transport! is an active and unique role-play exercise designed to teach introductory biology students basic concepts of passive and active membrane transport. The activity...
Efficiency of ATP Prodution
11 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1
University of Tennessee Knoxville
This module introduces the efficiency of ATP production in the context of understanding glycolysis and endergonic reactions. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.