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Author Enderle, Patrick, author.

Title Student lab manual for argument-driven inquiry in life science : lab investigations for grades 6-8 / Patrick J. Enderle, Ruth Bickel, Leeanne Gleim, Ellen Granger, Jonathon Grooms, Melanie Hester, Ashley Murphy, Victor Sampson, and Sherry A. Southerland
Published Arlington, Virginia : NSTA Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 189 pages) : illustrations
Contents Section 1. Introduction and lab safety -- Section 2. Life sciences core idea 1 : from molecules to organisms: structure and processes -- Section 3. Life sciences core idea 2 : ecosystems: interactions, energy, and dynamics -- Section 4. Life sciences core idea 3 : heredity: inheritance and variation in traits -- Section 5. Life sciences core idea 4 : biological evolution: unity and diversity
Summary This book includes 20 field-tested labs that cover molecules and organisms, ecosystems, biological evolution, and heredity, and give students an opportunity to design their own methods, develop models, collect and analyze data, generate arguments, and critique claims and evidence. Includes lab details, student handouts, safety information, and materials to guide your students through these investigations
Subject Biology -- Laboratory manuals.
Biology -- Experiments.
Biology -- Methodology -- Study and teaching (Middle school)
Experimental design -- Study and teaching (Middle school)
Biology -- Experiments.
NATURE -- Reference.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- General.
Genre/Form Laboratory manuals.
Laboratory manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Bickel, Ruth, author.
Gleim, Leeanne, author.
Granger, Ellen, author
Grooms, Jonathon, author
Hester, Melanie, author.
Murphy, Ashley, author
Sampson, Victor, author
Southerland, Sherry A., author
ISBN 1681400340