ERIC Number: EJ608770
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Teaching Ecological Concepts with Mud Dauber Nests.
Matthews, Robert W.; Matthews, Janice R.
Australian Science Teachers' Journal, v45 n3 p21-26 Aug 1999
Contends that mud dauber nests--which are widely available, safe, inexpensive, and easy to use--offer a novel and highly motivating way to teach ecological concepts to life science students at many grade levels. Presents background information for teachers, details classroom-tested methods for nest dissection, provides keys to nest contents, and lists additional reference sources. (Author/WRM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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