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What Darwin Discovered

A Learning Exercise for Calibrated Peer Review
Only part of our scientific legacy of ideas on evolution came from Darwin. What was Darwin's discovery about evolution? What... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Jul 26, 2005 Last modified: Jul 26, 2005
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Type of Task: Core activity, Individual, Student-centered, Unsupervised

Dealing with evolution misconceptions

A Learning Exercise for Teaching Evolution: Online Course for Teachers
This lesson for science teachers shows many examples of students' misconceptions about evolution and two teachers' approaches... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Jul 26, 2005 Last modified: Jul 26, 2005
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Individual, Student-centered, Unsupervised

Dealing with evolution misconceptions

A Learning Exercise for Teaching Evolution: Online Course for Teachers
This lesson for teachers has them view actual videos of students working in Mr. Bingman's and Mrs. Havlik's classes. The... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Jul 26, 2005 Last modified: Jul 26, 2005
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Individual, Unsupervised

Rubric for biweekly Discussion Board participation self-assessment

A Learning Exercise for Teaching at an Internet Distance: the Pedagogy of Online
Teachers, trainers, and professors with years of experience in classrooms report that ?computer networking encourages the... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: May 01, 2003 Last modified: Jul 25, 2005
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Core activity, Student-centered, Team

Physiology: Modeling asthma - can that cause death?

A Learning Exercise for Calibrated Peer Review
This assignment helps students sort out their understanding of diffusion and bulk flow as two separate processes, both of... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Apr 18, 2002 Last modified: Apr 18, 2002
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Core activity, Individual, Student-centered, Unsupervised

Assessment and the Science Education Reform Documents

A Learning Exercise for Benchmarks for Science Literacy
It has been said that if you show what is assessed, then you'll know what is really taught. The Pew Trusts Education White... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Oct 28, 2001 Last modified: Oct 28, 2001
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Core activity, Individual, Student-centered, Team, Unsupervised

Science education reform documents define scientific literacy

A Learning Exercise for National Science Education Standards
The American Association for the Advancement of Science and the National Research Council have embarked on a long-term... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Oct 28, 2001 Last modified: Oct 28, 2001
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Core activity, Individual, Student-centered, Team, Unsupervised

Vision: the mismatch between external reality and the filtered and distorted perceptions that are provided by sensory input.

A Learning Exercise for Understanding Your Students' Brains
The goal for this assignment is for students to build an appreciation of the marvelous tailoringof evolution that makes it... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Oct 28, 2001 Last modified: Oct 28, 2001
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Core activity, Individual, Student-centered, Unsupervised

Comparative Reproduction and Development

A Learning Exercise for Embryology for K12 Students
Students compare the reproductive strategies of several microscopic organisms to those of zebrafish. Procedures for raising a... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Oct 28, 2001 Last modified: Oct 28, 2001
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Type of Task: Core activity, Individual, Student-centered, Unsupervised

Zebrafish as a theme for an inquiry-based life science content course for prospective teachers.

A Learning Exercise for Zebrafish K-12
According to state and national standards, elementary teachers are to plan and conduct experiments with the students in their... see more
Author: Nancy J. Pelaez
Date added: Sep 07, 2001 Last modified: Sep 07, 2001
About this Learning Exercise:
Type of Task: Core activity, Student-centered, Team, Unsupervised
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