ERIC Number: EJ1120419
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Dec
Online Teaching Resources about Medicinal Plants and Ethnobotany
Straus, Kristina M.; Chudler, Eric H.
CBE - Life Sciences Education, v15 n4 Feature 9 Dec 2015
Classroom exploration of plant-based medicines and ethnobotany is a timely and valuable way to engage students in science. This Feature highlights Internet-based resources to help teachers in primary and secondary classrooms incorporate lessons and activities to teach about plant medicines. These Internet resources include curricula, videos, sites for students to explore for research projects, examples of science fair activities, and information about medicinal gardens.
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Educational Resources, Internet, Plants (Botany), Medicine, Botany, Elementary School Science, Secondary School Science, Video Technology, Research Projects, Science Activities, Science Fairs, Gardening, Student Research
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Secondary Education
Sponsor: National Institute on Drug Abuse (DHHS/PHS)
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: R25DA033011