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Evolution, Natural Selection and Speciation part of Conceptual Models:Conceptual Models Examples

In this out of class tutorial, students explore several examples of natural selection and speciation.

Genetic Drift part of Mathematical and Statistical Models:Mathematical and Statistical Models Examples

In this biology simulation, students use a mathematical simulation of genetic drift to answer questions about the factors that influence this evolutionary process. Students run a series of simulations varying ...

Monohybrid Fruit Fly Crosses: A Simulation part of Teaching with Data:Examples

This assignment uses a computer simulation of fruit fly genetics to have students design and interpret monohybrid crosses of a trait with simple dominant and recessive alleles. Detailed instructions with animated ...

Phenylketonuira part of Teaching with Data:Examples

In this activity, students are assigned different alleles of the gene for phenylalanine hydroxylase to research using OMIM (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man). They are then asked to both explain and illustrate ...

Darwin and the Galapagos Islands part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities

In this assignment the students read the Chapter 17 "Galapagos Archipelago" from The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin, and they examine a website about the Galapagos Islands. The students answer two ...

Timeline of the Early Earth part of Cutting Edge:Online Teaching:Activities for Teaching Online

Students assemble timelines of the early evolution of Earth's atmosphere, lithosphere, biosphere, and hydrosphere by examining data from Archean rocks and minerals.

Driving Through Geologic Time - An analogy part of Quantitative Skills:Activity Collection

An analogy of the Earth's history to a cross-country drive.

Discussing Earth part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Activities

Students are invited to hour-long discussions of controversial geologic topics on Sunday afternoons. Those who attend (about half the class) submit page-long essays through Vista for comments and assessment. A ...

Homework assignments for Intro Geology part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Activities

These homework assignments consist of vocabulary and questions used as the basis for classroom discussion, guided reading, and as the basis for exams. Testing on these assignments rewards students for work already ...

JiTT - Neanderthals and Modern Humans part of Just in Time Teaching:Examples

1) What are Neanderthals? How do they differ from modern humans? 2) Discuss some of the new ideas as to why early human ancestors dispersed from Africa. 3) What are DNA studies telling us about human migrations and ...