Life Science

New Freshmen Biology Course

This will be my first year teaching Biology and first year with freshmen. We have limited resources and have basically just been given a book. What labs/ activities/ curriculum have you used that worked well? Please let me know. Thank you!

Thomas Gruber
Thomas Gruber
250 Activity Points

Look into case studies. SUNY National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science.

Aggie Veld
Aggie Veld
100 Activity Points

For Fresher Biology learner I can help u.

Saima Sadika
Saima Sadika
645 Activity Points

Hi Thomas - I work for a non-profit animal protection organization called Animalearn. Animalearn works to foster an awareness of and a respect for animals used in science education. We are dedicated to assisting educators find the most effective non-animal methods to teach and study science. In order to do this, Animalearn promotes our program called The Science Bank. The Science Bank is a FREE lending program of new and innovative life science software products for educators. Go to www.TheScienceBank.org to see what we offer for your freshman biology course. Good luck this year! Katherine Lewis Associate Director Animalearn klewis@animalearn.org

Bailee Henderson
Katherine Lewis
50 Activity Points

Thank you all for your responses. I will definitely be using the resources. Saima, do you happen to have any resources that I could utilize? Please let me know. Thank you.

Thomas Gruber
Thomas Gruber
250 Activity Points

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