Session No. 7 Thursday, April 5, 2001

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Sheraton Capital Center Hotel: Willow Oak
S5. Great Ideas in Teaching Geoscience--K-16 (Part A)
Michael Gibson and Stan P. Dunagan, Presiding
Start Time
8:00 AM INCORPORATING REGIONAL AND LOCAL GEOLOGY INTO EARTH SCIENCE CURRICULA: ANSLEY, Jane E. and ROSS, Robert M., Paleontological Rsch Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-1313, jea25@cornell.edu
8:20 AM EARTH BOOKS: READING ROCKS FOR ELEMENTARY AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: MCKINNEY, Marjorie J., Geology Department, Appalachian State Univ, Boone, NC 28608, mckinnymj@appstate.edu.
8:40 AM MARINE SCIENCE LABS THAT EVEN YOUR FISH WILL LIKE: BRUCE, Elizabeth A., Science, Plantation High School, Plantation, FL, EBruce0922@aol.
9:00 AM USING LOCAL GEOLOGY AND INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE TO INCREASE STUDENT INTEREST AND COMPREHENSION: WEILAND, Thomas J. and ASKREN, Daniel R., Georgia Southwestern State Univ, Dept. Geology & Physics, Americus, GA 31709, tjw@canes.gsw.edu
9:20 AM INTERDISCIPLINARY AMAZON BASIN JIGSAW EXERCISE: WHY DOES THE AMAZON BASIN EXHIBIT SUCH HIGH BIODIVERSITY?: GALLAGHER, Jacqueline and RESTREPO-COUPÉ, Natalia, Geography & Geology, Florida Atlantic Univ, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431, jgallagher@fau.edu
9:40 AM COLLABORATIVE UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH: AN EFFECTIVE HANDS-ON APPROACH TO SCIENCE EDUCATION: SAVARESE, Michael, College of Arts & Sciences, Florida Gulf Coast Univ, 10501 FGCU Blvd. South, Ft. Myers, FL 33965, msavares@fgcu.edu.
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM FRESHMAN RESEARCH AS A GEOLOGY RECRUITMENT TECHNIQUE: HAYWICK, Douglas Wayne and SEBASTIAN, Glenn R., Earth Sciences, Univ of South Alabama, LSCB 136, Mobile, AL 36688, dhaywick@jaguar1.usouthal.edu
10:40 AM TRACKING STUDENT CONCEPTUAL PERCEPTIONS AND CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS WITH GEOLOGICALLY-THEMED CARTOONS: DUNAGAN, Stan P., Geology and Geography, Austin Peay State Univ, Box 4418, Clarksville, TN 37044, dunagans@apsu.edu.
11:00 AM TEACHING STUDENTS ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUE ANALYSIS: WISE, Kevin C., Curriculum and Instruction, Southern Illinois Univ at Carbondale, IL, Carbondale, IL 62901, kcwise@siu.edu.
11:20 AM SURVIVING SUPERSIZING: KIMBERLEY, Michael Murray, Marine, Earth, & Atmospheric Sciences, NC State Univ, 2138 Jordan Hall, NCSU, Box 8208, Raleigh, NC 27695-8208, kimberley@ncsu.edu.
11:40 AM PRACTICE, DISCIPLINE, MULTIPLE TRYS, AND A TOUCH OF SILLINESS; MY FORMULA FOR A GENERAL EDUCATION EARTH SCIENCE COURSE: MAUGER, Richard L., Geology, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, maugerr@mail.ecu.edu.

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