Nicole Weber

I am a 7th year teacher. I teach Environmental Science, Biology, and AP Biology. I am interested in primate conservation and hope to one day continue my education and get a doctorate in this field.

Location

IL

Affiliation

Highland High School

Recent Posts by Nicole

Tue Oct 07, 2014 5:29 PM in Modeling
I'd like to recommend the Modeling program to you guys. http://www3.nd.edu/~nismec/nismec11.htm It is going so well in my classroom. I haven't stood in front of my class and "taught" the entire 1st grading period. I will use a lesson I recently did as an example of how my class typically goes. Succession: I handed each group of students 4 pictures of a pond. Each one was at a different st...

Tue Mar 20, 2012 1:32 PM in Karyotyping
Does anyone know the author of this karyotyping assignment or does anyone use it and have an answer key. To be honest I am just being lazy and don't want to cut out and solve all 10 of them. Plus, knowing what the answers should be would help me pick out the ones that are supposed to be paired together considering our copy machine made it a little harder to tell.

Fri Jan 20, 2012 12:33 AM in Environmental Science - part 2
Just wanted to share an awesome resource for teaching human population growth. It's obviously not my own!! But I definately loved using many of the activities for high school. http://www.worldof7billion.org/