North-Central Section - 46th Annual Meeting (23–24 April 2012)
Session No. 20 Tuesday, 24 April 2012
8:20 AM-12:00 PM, Dayton Convention Center: Room 302

T5. Geoscience Student Engagement: Innovations in Labs, Activities, Field Trips, and In-Class Pedagogy for K–16 Classrooms

Carrie Wright, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:20 AM Introductory Remarks
20-18:25 AM GLIMPSING MOUNTAINS FROM THE MIDCONTINENT: AN INTEGRATIVE PEDAGOGICAL MODEL FOR EXPLORING EARTH'S INTERNAL PROCESSES THROUGH THE LENS OF THE GLOBAL TECTONIC PARADIGM: MCGREW, Allen J., Department of Geology, The University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469-2364, amcgrew1@udayton.edu
20-28:45 AM ASSESSING GEOSCIENCE STUDENTS' RESPONSES TO SHORT ESSAY QUESTIONS USING COMPUTER GRADING ALGORITHMS: STEER, David, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, The University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-4101, steer@uakron.edu
20-39:05 AM MODELS AND STRATEGIES FOR TEACHING EVOLUTION TO NON-SCIENCE MAJORS IN A SEMINAR FORMAT: BULINSKI, Katherine V., Center for Regional Environmental Studies, Bellarmine University, 2001 Newburg Road, Louisville, KY 40205, kbulinski@bellarmine.edu
20-49:25 AM LABS AND PROJECTS FOR LARGE GLY101-102 UNDERGRADUATE CLASSES: SUCCESSES AND FAILURES: GREGG, Tracy K.P., Department of Geology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 411 Cooke Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, tgregg@buffalo.edu
20-59:45 AM LESSONS FROM DEVELOPING A WORKSHOP FOR SECONDARY SCIENCE TEACHERS: JOHNSON, Katherine, Department of Geology-Geography, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Ave, Charleston, IL 61920, kjohnson4@eiu.edu, HOLLIS, Kathy, Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, P.O. Box 37012 MRC 121, Washington, DC 20013, JUDGE, Shelley A., Department of Geology, College of Wooster, 944 College Mall, Wooster, OH 44691, MCCARREN, Heather, Exxon Mobil Corporation, 12450 Greenspoint Drive, Houston, TX 77060, and O'MALLEY, Christina E., Department of Earth And Environmental Sciences, Wright State University, Brehm Lab 260, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435
 10:05 AM Break
20-610:20 AM MEASURING GAINS FROM TEAM-BASED LEARNING: TEED, Rebecca, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Wright State University, 260 Brehm Labs, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, rebecca.teed@wright.edu, MACDONALD, James H. Jr, Florida Gulf Coast University, Dept. of Marine and Ecological Science, Fort Myer, FL 33965, and SLATTERY, William, Earth & Environmental Sciences and Teacher Education, Wright State Univ, Dayton, OH 45435
20-710:40 AM TONS OF LEARNING: ENGAGING PK-8 STUDENTS IN EARTH SCIENCE: MOORE, Saralyn, The Academy at Minds in Motion, Springboro, OH 45066, academymoore@gmail.com, SLATTERY, William, Earth & Environmental Sciences and Teacher Education, Wright State Univ, Dayton, OH 45435, and LUNSFORD, Suzanne K., Dept. of Chemistry, Wright State Univ, 250 Oelman Hall, Dayton, OH 45435-0001
20-811:00 AM FIELD TRIPS PROVIDE THE “CEMENT” FOR LEARNING: TAKING STUDENTS OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM TO EXPERIENCE EARTH SCIENCE: HUNDLEY, Stacey A., Earth & Environmental Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, 260 Brehm Lab, Dayton, OH 45435, stacey.hundley@wright.edu and SCHMIDT, David, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy, Dayton, OH 45435
20-911:20 AM EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES IN URBAN STREAM CORRIDORS: RITTER, John B., BLUMENSCHEIN, James, COUTS, Kimberly, and TOUZINSKY, Katherine, Geology, Wittenberg University, P.O. Box 720, Springfield, OH 45501, jritter@wittenberg.edu
20-1011:40 AM WEB-WATCHING OF NATURAL GEO-PHENOMENA: DAVIS, George H., Department of Geosciences, The University of Arizona, Gould-Simpson 326, Tucson, AZ 85721, gdavis@u.arizona.edu and DENDAS, Molly, Department of Geology, University of Arizona, 6770 E Carondelet Dr, Tucson, AZ 85710

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