ERIC Number: EJ531538
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Creating Alien Life Forms: Problem Solving in Biology.
Grimnes, Karin A.
American Biology Teacher, v58 n6 p369-71 Sep 1996
Describes a project that helps students integrate biological concepts using both creativity and higher-order problem-solving skills. Involves students playing the roles of junior scientists aboard a starship in orbit around a class M planet and using a description of habitats, seasonal details, and a surface map of prominent geographic features to create three invertebrate animals. (JRH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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