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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...
Why does Blood Flow Change? Investigating the Math of Blood Flow Dynamics
15 Jun 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Amy Troyer1, Brandi Morgante Handzlik1, Mary Phillips1
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
This collection of activities explores the relationship between blood flow, pressure, and the factors of resistance through graphs and modeling direct and inverse variation.
Using Systems Thinking in Introductory Biology Courses
31 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jessica Martin
University of Providence
The Systems Thinking module (Units 1-3) was utilized in two separate introductory biology courses, General Biology II Lab and The Living Environment online course.
Sleep and Learning Lab
24 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jennifer Doherty1, Gideon Dunster1, Horacio de la Iglesia1
University of Washington
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...
Demography from physical cemeteries, "virtual cemeteries," and census data
14 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Emily Dangremond1, Janet Lanza2
1. Roosevelt University 2. University of Arkansas at Little Rock
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...