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  • Discovery Engineering in Biology: Case Studies for Grades 6–12

    NSTA Press Book | November 2019

    Show your students how amazing it can be to just “see what will happen” when they blend biology, engineering, and serendipity. Focusing on innovations sparked by accidental or unexpected observations, the case studies…

  • The Nature of Science and the Study of Biological Evolution

    NSTA Press Book | January 2005

    This inspired (and inspiring) two-part set weaves an examination of the nature of scientific inquiry into a compelling study of evolution. The package consists of a teacher guide on CD-ROM with a text designed…

  • Online Extra: Scientific Argumentation in Biology

    Page | March 2020

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  • Transgender Perspectives in the Biology Classroom

    Journal Article | April 2020

  • Biological Diversity

    Journal Article | September 2018

  • Biological Nanomachines: Viruses

    Book Chapter | January 2007

    Although nanotechnology is a new and emerging field, nanoscale structures are not new. Small molecules such as water, large molecules such as proteins, and larger, more complex objects such as viruses and nanotubes are…

  • Biological Effects of Climate Change

    Book Chapter | October 2008

    How important is climate change—something that has occurred throughout Earth’s history? Can ecosystems tolerate the magnitude and rate of future change? How will other conservation threats interact with climate change?…

  • Measuring Biological Diversity

    Book Chapter | March 2009

    Biological diversity is a hallmark of life on Earth. In this unit, students estimate biological diversity in two different aquatic ecosystems. They collect water and bottom detritus from two locations and make field…

  • BSCS's Influence in Biology Education

    Book Chapter | March 2009

    This chapter describes the dominating concerns in science education over the past 50 years. It also discusses the way BSCS has addressed those concerns through curriculum and professional development and through…

  • Unifying Principles of Biology

    Book Chapter | March 2009

    This chapter outlines six unifying principles educators can use to organize biological concepts, thus helping to unify the otherwise disparate facts of biology. These unifying principles represent a comprehensive…

  • Climate Change From Pole to Pole: Biology Investigations

    NSTA Press Book | October 2008

    Climate Change From Pole to Pole: Biology Investigations offers timely, relevant, biology-based case studies and background information on how to teach the science of climate change. The six painstakingly researched and…

  • 40 Inquiry Exercises for the College Biology Lab

    NSTA Press Book | March 2009

    Drawing from the author’s own work as a lab developer, coordinator, and instructor, this one-of-a-kind text for college biology teachers uses the inquiry method in presenting 40 different lab exercises that make…

  • Scientific Argumentation in Biology: 30 Classroom Activities

    NSTA Press Book | November 2012

    “Individuals who are proficient in science should be able to understand the language of science and participate in scientific practices, such as inquiry and argumentation. Empirical research, however, indicates that…

  • Reading Nature: Engaging Biology Students With Evidence From the Living World

    NSTA Press Book | September 2018

    By making room for this book in your curriculum, you’ll have a fresh way to motivate your students to look at the living world and ask not only “Why?” but also “How do we know?” Unique in both its structure and approach…

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