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Measuring Wellbeing across Racial Groups using Data and Statistics part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This set of assignments exposes students to statistics and data pertaining to economic wellbeing over time across racial (black-white)categories in the U.S.

Subject: Economics
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ThisĀ°-""That part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples

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Teaching Principles Students How to Assess the State of the Economy part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
Principles of economics students are asked to collect and analyze data on a few macro economic aggregates to give them a first taste of empirical work.

Subject: Economics
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Geoscience Fundamentals part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching the Methods of Geoscience:Course
Geoscience Fundamentals is a workshop-style course that introduces sophomore-level geoscience majors to very basic philosophical, methodological, and historical foundations of the geosciences. As described in the ...

Subject: Geoscience
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Lenses Image Formation part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a laboratory investigation where students observe images produced by concave and convex lenses, and how light travels through the lenses.

Subject: Physics:Optics:Geometrical Optics
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The Science of Puddles part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a field investigation of puddles where students gather data and record their findings.

Subject: Chemistry:General Chemistry:Acids & Bases, Chemistry, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Hydrologic cycle, Geoscience
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Sink or Float? Inquiry Investigation part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
Students explore and experiment with various objects to find which materials will float or sink. They record predictions and results, and generate ideas about the properties of materials that float or sink.

Subject: Chemistry:General Chemistry:Properties of Matter,
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Investigating Characteristics of Enzymes and the Factors that Affect Their Function. part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This classroom lab allows students to develop skills of the scientific method while exploring the characteristics of enzymes.

Subject: Chemistry:General Chemistry:Chemical Reactions, Biology:Molecular Biology
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Learning About Bird Migration part of MnSTEP Teaching Activity Collection:MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a classroom introduction to bird migration. Students will acquire new vocabulary, sharpen their map skills, and discover the scientific reasons some birds migrate.

Subject: Biology
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GSS based data analysis part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
Students will write and present a paper which consists of a review of literature and an empirical/statistical test of the relation between specific variables in the field of social stratification.

Subject: Sociology
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