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Stereotypical Portrayals of Scientists in Pop Culture

The nerdy scientist who observes life from the sidelines is an iconic stereotype which may discourage young people from... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Mindgate Media
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 23, 2014
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Online Teaching Philosophy

What is your philosophy of teaching? What adjustments will you have to make online?
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Dr. Joan McMahon
Date Added: Jun 13, 2002 Date Modified: Sep 22, 2011
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Assumptions About Learning

In my Working with Joan folder, I provide my students with a list of assumptions I make about learning. This helps them... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Dr. Joan McMahon
Date Added: Jul 02, 2002 Date Modified: Oct 07, 2009
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Clicker Videos: Effective use of personal response systems in the classroom

We have created a set of high-quality videos giving an inside look at personal response systems (״clickers״) being used in... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Stephanie Chasteen
Date Added: Feb 18, 2010 Date Modified: Mar 10, 2012
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NASA INTERACTIVE-WE CHOOSE THE MOON

AMAZING website celebrating the 40th anniversary! 
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Author: NASA and John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
Date Added: Aug 04, 2009 Date Modified: Dec 17, 2013
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Observation Latent Heat with a portable hand warmer

A teacher directed demonstration that provides a conceptional understanding of latend heat. A full lesson plan is provided. ... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Digital Library for Earth Systems Education
Date Added: Jun 28, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 12, 2009
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Scientific Method Powerpoint

This is a great PowerPoint presentation for discussing the scientific method.
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Aug 07, 2008 Date Modified: Jan 19, 2012
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What is Pseudoscience?

How to recognize pseudoscience and distinguish it from science; pathological science, junk science, and "bad" science.
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Stephen Lower
Date Added: Nov 05, 2004 Date Modified: Mar 09, 2010
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Women's Adventures in Science

This website is part of a National Academy of Sciences project highlighting the work on prominent women scientists for young... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: National Academy of Sciences
Date Added: Nov 11, 2006 Date Modified: Dec 17, 2013
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World Wild Life

WWF or World Wild Life fund is a web site (http://www.worldwildlife.org/index.cfm) is a place that allows students or those... see more
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Author: Unknown
Date Added: Mar 09, 2006 Date Modified: Sep 04, 2013
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