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  1. The Edge Effect

    03 May 2023 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Sean McNamara1, Kiersten Newtoff2, Kelly Livernoche2, Allison Bell, Jeff Leips3, Gina Wesley2, William Gretes4

    1. Community College of Baltimore County 2. Montgomery College 3. University of Maryland Baltimore County 4. Howard Community College

    This module has students venturing outdoors to take a 50m transect and collect abundance data on plants utilizing quadrats in both edge and interior environment. Mathematically the goals of this...


  2. Fernando Miranda-Mendoza


  3. 1999-Richard_Single-Different quotients-derivatives-and data through modeling with slime

    02 Apr 2023 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Richard Single


    In this article, I present an experiment that can be conducted in a calculus class to investigate the difference quotient and the derivative, using mathematical modeling with student-collected data.


  4. Liz Lange


  5. Learning R for Biologists: A Mini Course Grab-Bag for Instructors

    21 Mar 2023 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Amanda D. Clark1, Laurie S. Stevison*1

    Auburn University

    As biology becomes more data driven, teaching students data literacy skills has become central to biology curriculum. Despite a wealth of online resources that teach researchers how to use R, there...


  6. Microbiology Data Problems 2023

    22 Feb 2023 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Charles E Deutch

    Microbion Research

    This project focuses on the use of data analysis problems to introduce students to specific topics in microbiology and to give them practice in the interpretation of figures and tables of data....


  7. Veronica Manka'a Tangiri


  8. Curvature and Maximum Permissible Speeds

    26 Dec 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Adam Rumpf

    Florida Polytechnic University

    In this activity students will compute the curvature of a section of commuter rail and use it to determine a safe speed at which a train should can round the corner without tipping or derailing....


  9. 1-038-Ebola-ModelingScenario

    14 Nov 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Lisa Driskell

    Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction CO USA

    Students will use data published by the World Health Organization to model the 2014 outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa. We begin with a simple exponential growth model and move through the...


  10. Dr. Agnes Pasco Conaty, PhD


  11. Kanisorn Sawangsawai


  12. Rabi Elabor


  13. From Biology to Mathematical Models and Back: Teaching Modeling to Biology Students, and Biology to Math and Engineering Students

    Collections | 01 Sep 2022 | Posted by Suann Yang


  14. Developing a Test of Scientific Literacy Skills (TOSLS): Measuring Undergraduates’ Evaluation of Scientific Information and Arguments

    Collections | 23 Aug 2022 | Posted by Suann Yang


  15. Biological Variation In Experimental Design And Analysis (BioVEDA)

    Collections | 23 Aug 2022 | Posted by Suann Yang


  16. Pesticides in My Smoothie Bowl?

    21 Aug 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Shuangying Yu*1, Scott M. Weir2

    1. Central Piedmont Community College 2. Queens University of Charlotte

    Teaching resources, especially active learning pedagogy, are scarce for toxicology compared to what is available for other disciplines. Ecological and human health risk assessment are...


  17. Sexual Dimorphism CURE: Exploring Melanized Wing Patterns of Pieridae Butterflies

    18 Aug 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Paula A Trillo1, Elissa Suphapun Sorojsrisom2, Carly N. Jordan3, Janice L. Krumm4

    1. Gettysburg College 2. Columbia University 3. George Washington University 4. Widener University

    Teach a Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience (CURE) using digitized natural history collections data to test hypotheses on sexually dimorphic wing melanization patterns of Pieris rapae...


  18. Alexis Catherine Garretson


  19. Hypoxia: A Case Study in R

    27 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Derek Sollberger

    UC Merced School of Natural Sciences

    Aquatic ecosystems are home to a complex intersection of physical and biological factors and an intersection of natural and anthropogenic factors. In the Chesapeake Bay, low oxygen events have...


  20. 1-022-SpreadOfTechnologies-ModelingScenario

    26 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Brian Winkel

    SIMIODE - Systemic Initiative for Modeling Investigations and Opportunities with Differential Equations

    We examine plots on the spread of technologies and ask students to estimate and extract data from the plots and then model several of these spread of technologies phenomena with a logistic...