UPTON ACADEMY 2005
SCI 570 Life Science For Elementary Educators
GENERAL EDUCATION RELATED RESOURCES
CLASSIFYING LIVING THINGS
Wisconsin Fast Plants and Cabbage White Butterfly web sites
A link to the
Fast Plants Web Site, which includes information on the biology of Brassicas rapa and how it is used to help students learn science in grades K through college. A overview of the life cycles of Brassica rapa and Pieris rapae, rearing instructions and suggestions for classroom use.
Here's another called Bottle Biology that provides photographs of the results of several of the experiments we are doing.
website devoted to how to create lesson plans in accordance with national standards for science literacy using the Cabbage White butterfly. Other ideas for experiments
CELL BIOLOGY, HISTOLOGY AND ANATOMY SITES
Discover Life, an educational website devoted to the diversity of life, with multiple identification guides for all major groups.
A dichotomous key for the identification of common trees in MI; here's another specific to the needs of MI teachers, which includes a dichotomous key for trees associated with the Upper Peninsula.
Annotated examples of histology slides of tissues associated with the cardiovascular system:
A web site that provides a comprehensive guide to histology slides representing the major tissue types of each of the major organ systems of the body
Agenda for our eleventh class
Agenda for our twefth class
You may contact Dave Rudge either by
email, by phone (616)-387-2779 or by fax (616)-387-5609.
The Department of Biological Sciences's
The Mallinson Institute for Science Education's
Western Michigan University's
Last updated on 26 Mar 2014.