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Monday, August 2nd · 8:45 am to 12:00 pm · Superior A (Cliff Lodge)
Session 9: Contributed Papers: Teaching Section Contributed Papers
Presider: Donna Hazelwood, Dakota State University
9-1August 2nd
8:45 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)A laboratory exercise to introduce students to the scientific method and production of adventitious rootsPaperHazelwood, Donna.teaching of botany
9-2August 2nd
9:00 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)College students' alternative conceptions about petrified wood: Implications for the integration of geological and botanical knowledgePaperWandersee, James H., Clary, Renee M..knowledge integration
petrified wood
botany education
9-3August 2nd
9:15 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Testing ecological hypotheses using wood porosity measurementsPaperRice, Stanley A..porosity
wood anatomy
9-4August 2nd
9:30 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Inquiry-based laboratory investigations with transgenic Arabidopsis thaliana containing a low-temperature induced reporter gene are effective in teaching the scientific method in general biologyPaperBaker, Stokes S., Roytek, Margaret A..Arabidopsis
cold acclimation
general biology
low temperature
scientific method
9-5August 2nd
9:45 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Coffee anyone?: A case study for non-majorsPaperBrown, Beverly learning
economic botany
Coffea spp.
August 2nd
10:15 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Break
9-6August 2nd
10:30 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Writing-to-Learn: An Informal Assessment Tool in BotanyPaperHazelwood, Donna.teaching of botany
informal assessment
9-7August 2nd
10:45 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)TreeWalk Nazareth: A hands-on project to teach botany, community service and web designPaperBrown, Beverly learning
community service
9-8August 2nd
11:00 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)A research-based model for developing an interpretive trail signage system about plantsPaperWandersee, James H., Clary, Renee M..botany education
opportunity to learn
Trailside Signage Model
informal science education
9-9August 2nd
11:15 am
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Research-based characterization of a new genre of children's plant science picture booksPaperWandersee, James H., Clary, Renee M..opportunity to learn
botany education
children's plant science picture book
Giverny Award
Monday, August 2nd · 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm · Superior A (Cliff Lodge)
Meeting: Teaching Section Business Meeting
Presider: James Mickle,
August 2nd
12:00 pm
Superior A (Cliff Lodge)Meeting
Tuesday, August 3rd · 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm · Special Event Center (Cliff Lodge)
Session 32: Contributed Posters: Teaching Posters
32-136August 3rd
12:30 pm
Special Event Center (Cliff Lodge)Face-to-face: the student and the live plant. 200 years of botany teaching in the Lomonosov Moscow State UniversityPoster: Teaching SectionTimonin, A.K., Glazunova, K.P., Feodorova, T.A.teaching of botany
summer practice

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