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DIGging Into Data and getting the credit
18 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Kaitlin Bonner1, Arietta Fleming-Davies2, Kristine Grayson3, Ben Wu4, Raisa Hernández-Pacheco3
1. St. John Fisher College 2. QUBES; Radford University 3. University of Richmond 4. Texas AM University
Presentation on using and adapting OER data-centric resources
National Ecological Observatory Network: A Data Source For Your Classroom
26 Jun 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Megan A. Jones
National Ecological Observatory Network
Abstract for a poster on NEON resources for use in research and education presented at the 2019 BioQUEST & QUBES Summer Workshop.
Exploring how climate will impact plant-insect distributions and interactions using open data and informatics
06 Jun 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Wendy Clement1, Kathleen Prudic2, Jeffrey Oliver3
1. The College of New Jersey 2. University of Arizona 3. University of Arizona Libraries
This teaching module provides an entry point for students to learn about data science, open data repositories (e.g., citizen science data), and species distribution modeling to study the effects of...
Project EDDIE: Environmental data-driven inquiry & exploration
03 Apr 2019 |
Posted by Kristin O'Connell
Fantastic Birds and Where to Find Them
20 Mar 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Molly Phillips1, Kathryn Green2
1. iDigBio, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida 2. North Carolina Sate University
5E lesson plan for middle/high school aligned to NGSS standards.
A Primer in Biological Data Analysis and Visualization Using R
08 Mar 2019 |
Posted by David Leaf
Developing Quantitative Skills Using HHMI BioInteractive Resources
24 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Robin Bulleri1, Kristine Grayson2, Melissa Csikari3
1. Carrboro High School 2. University of Richmond 3. Howard Hughes Medical Institute
A workshop on using HHMI BioInteractive data activities to teach science content and quantitative skills
Plant Cell Expansion and Plant Hormones
15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1
University of Tennessee Knoxville
This module introduces the cell enlargement model in the context of understanding plant hormones' effects. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.
Type II Functional Response: Holling’s Disk Equation
This module introduces the Holling’s disk equation in the context of understanding the relationship between an individual's rate of consumption and food density. It is intended for an introductory...
David Shaner LeBauer
Needed Math Conference Proceedings Jan 2018
17 Jan 2019 |
Posted by Teresa Mourad
Regulation of Gene Expression and Adipogenesis by PPAR-γ
07 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Gary Laverty1, Thomas John Peters2, Juan Sebastián Ramírez-Lugo3, Denise Levin Signorelli4, Saumya Ramanathan
1. University of Delaware 2. University of Pittsburgh 3. University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras 4. College of Southern Nevada
Students learn about transcriptional regulation of PPAR-γ, an important controller of adipose tissue stores and energy metabolism through a drawing/coloring activity of the different components...
Understanding Trophic Interactions in Rice Agriculture: A Jigsaw Approach
05 Jan 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Kiersten Nicole Newtoff1, Fernando Nieto2, Emily Nodine3, Brian Robert Shmaefsky4, Kristine Grayson5
1. Montgomery College 2. SUNY Old Westbury 3. Rollins College 4. Lone Star College - Kingwood 5. University of Richmond
Students explore four different issues related to trophic interactions that affect modern rice agriculture practices and consider relationships between these issues.
Shana Marie Henry
Helping students ask questions
09 Nov 2018 |
Posted by Kristin Jenkins
The Evolution of Color Vision in Monkeys: From Nucleotides to Ecology
23 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Merle Heidemann1, Peter J.T. White1, Jim Smith1
Michigan State University
This case study examines the evolution color vision in Old World and New World monkeys from multiple biological perspectives.
BioNumbers-the database of key numbers in molecular and cell biology
19 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Ron Milo1, Paul Jorgensen2, Michael Springer3
1. Weizmann Institute of Science 2. Harvard Medical School 3. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
BioNumbers is a database of key numbers in molecular and cell biology—the quantitative properties of biological systems of interest to computational, systems and molecular cell biologists
Cell Biology by the Numbers
18 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Ron Milo1, Rob Phillips2
1. Weizmann Institute of Science 2. California Institute of Technology
Vignettes that reveal how numbers serve as a sixth sense to understanding our cells