One of the most difficult units in high school biology to learn (and to teach!) is the biochemistry chapter. The complex vocabulary and the abstract concepts make this unit seem like a foreign language to most students. I know because for the first few years of teaching, all of my students had the same …
Eggmosis – Teaching Selectively Permeable Membranes with Eggs. Because of the inner membrane underneath the shell, an egg is a perfect tool when teaching students about selectively permeable membranes. This demonstration takes seconds to set up and can be left out for a few days for students to observe.
Problem-based Learning in Biology with 20 Case Examples
How to Read a Phylogenetic Tree: 3 Part Activity
This phylogenetic tree activity is perfect for teaching students how to read trees and understand common ancestry. Science with Mrs. Lau