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A Remote Introductory Biology Lab Using Backyard Birdwatching to Teach Data Analysis and Communication
29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jennifer J. Rahn
William & Mary
Asking questions, designing experiments, collecting data and interpreting those data, and communicating the results are some of the most important concepts an undergraduate biology lab can teach...
Gotcha! Which fly trap is the best? An introduction to experimental data collection and analysis
By Matthew D. Parrotta1, Joël Dickinson1, Thomas J.S. Merritt*1
Collecting data from experimental observations is an important component of the scientific process; likewise, the analysis of the data is essential to understanding the observed trends and patterns...
An Open Source, Collaborative Electronic Notebook for Undergraduate Laboratory Classes
22 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sofia Robb1, James M. Burnette1, Alexandra Chaposkya1, Krista Palmer1, Susan R Wessler1
University of California, Riverside
To overcome many of the limitations of the paper laboratory notebook (PLN), we developed an electronic laboratory notebook (e-LN) for the Dynamic Genome course at the University of California. The...
Bird watching: An easy way to get students collecting real biological data
15 Jul 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Ellen Wisner
University of North Carolina Charlotte
Poster on ways to implement citizen science-based bird watching into education. Presented at the 2021 BIOME Institute.
BS Inventory assignment
10 Nov 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Carrie Diaz Eaton
Bates College and QUBES
This is a written assignment with a recommended process and grading rubric to go with the BS Inventory assignment on callingbull.org.
Collecting and analyzing binomial data
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17 Jul 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Suann Yang, Darcy Taniguchi, Jenny Hazlehurst
In this tool, students watch an Internet cat video, collect binomial data on cat paw usage, and graph and analyze the data with a binomial test in R using the swirl package.
Beanbag Toss (Grades 6-8)
07 Jul 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jody Britten1, Marka Carson, Jacob Cordeiro, Misael Jiminez1, Erika Villegas-Jiminez1
Pomona Unified School District, CA
The classroom lesson presents students with the task of developing a fair--yet challenging--beanbag toss game.
Circle Train Problem TCM 2018_Hernandez.pdf - Google Drive
12 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Maria Hernandez
The NC School of Science and Mathematics
In this math modeling lesson, students build mathematical models for the horizontal and vertical position of a train moving along a circular track. The math topics includes transformations of...