ERIC Number: EJ623912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Dissection as Inquiry: Using the "Peanut Observation" Activity to Promote a Revised Paradigm of Dissection and Facilitate Student Involvement and Understanding.
Bernstein, Penny L.
American Biology Teacher, v62 n5 p374-77 May 2000
Introduces the peanut observation activity to teach about the pros and cons of dissection. As an inquiry-based approach, dissection is one way to teach process skills. Lists the progression of the activity as observation, questioning and finding the answer, challenge, discussion, and further examination. (Contains 12 references.) (YDS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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