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A resource that uses the development of a chicken egg to allow students to examine a number of biological processes including embryology, genetics, and avian reproductive physiology. While the content is targeted at pre-college students, the quality and detail of the illustrations, photographs, animations, and database of MRI data make this resource well worth exploring for use with college introductory biology students.


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Stefanie Galasso
Stefanie Galasso (Student)
5 years ago
Chickscope is an interactive tool to help foster students' understanding in many topics of biology. For example, the embryology portion shows day-to-day pictures of the 21 day cycle to hatch a chick. This is something students will get engaged in and become excited about. It will be very useful in the classroom.