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Geoscience Methods and Resources for K-5 Pre-Education Majors
28 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By James Burton Deemy
College of Coastal Georgia
: Exploring Geoscience Methods was an excellent capstone experience for Elementary Education Majors. The class I used this module with was 24 students of various backgrounds and academic...
Seed Dispersal, Mutualisms, and Communities
11 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jenny Hazlehurst1, HHMI BioInteractive
University of California Riverside
In this activity, students use data from published studies to understand patterns of seed dispersal and apply these ideas to understanding the evolution of mutualisms, and how mutualistic...
Helping teachers and students learn with research data: The role of a scientific gateway for education
17 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sam S Donovan
University of Pittsburgh
Presentation at the Cary Institute, April 5, 2018
Videos on Java for courses at University of Tennessee
16 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Hong Qin
Eight videos developed by Hong Qin about using Java at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Java BankAccount demo, using Blue J, v2
CPSC1100 UTC, Spring 2017. Exercises are modified from Big JAVA.
Mimicry in a Diverse Community of Arthropods
21 Feb 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By HHMI BioInteractive
Module exploring how researchers exposed arthropod mimics that use a golden patch to warn of unpalatability to predators with different prey preferences to determine how effective their warnings were.
Spreadsheet Data Analysis Tutorial Series
15 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
This series of self-paced tutorials show how to analyze data using a spreadsheet program.
QUBES – A virtual synthesis center catalyzing change in undergraduate quantitative biology education
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06 Apr 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Sam S Donovan
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/publications/198Presentation about QUBES given at HHMI Constellation Meeting: Advancing science students mastery of quantitative skills.
Allele and Phenotype Frequencies in Rock Pocket Mouse Populations
03 Oct 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Michael Nachman
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/publications/340Lesson plan for teaching Hardy-Weinberg principle using real data collected by Dr. Michael Nachman and his colleagues.
Mendelian Genetics, Probability, Pedigree, and Chi-Squared Statistics
03 Oct 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Anne Brokaw, Michelle Garber-Talamo
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/publications/341In this classroom activity, students are introduced to the genetics of sickle cell disease by a short film The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection in Humans . A classroom handout...
HHMI Teacher Guide: Math and Statistics
23 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Paul Strode, Ann Brokaw
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/publications/342Topics include measures of average (mean, median, and mode), variability (range and standard deviation), uncertainty (standard error and 95% confidence interval), Chi-square analysis, student...