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ERIC Number: EJ837585
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 3
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8121
Are You Teaching Your Students about Stem Cells?
Concannon, James; Brown, Patrick L.; Brandt, Trisha
Science Activities: Classroom Projects and Curriculum Ideas, v46 n2 p33-37 Sum 2009
This activity targets students' misconceptions about embryonic and adult stem cells while also addressing an important grades 9-12 science content standard. The authors designed the activity to provide students an opportunity to explore differences between embryonic and adult stem cells prior to formal explanation. The overarching goal of this activity is for students to understand stem cells because they will continue to encounter this topic throughout their lives. (Contains 1 table, 10 figures and 1 resource.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 10; Grade 11; Grade 12; Grade 9; High Schools
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Language: English
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