Applied Strategy: Peer Instruction & Think-pair-share
In this activity students are introduced to the population ecology of plants and animals via a pair of mini case studies.
Outside of class, students prepare for the exercise with readings, viewing videos (see below) and taking a brief online quiz.
In class, while working in groups, the students discuss and apply what they’ve learned by answering a series of questions relating to the use of fireweed in remediating oil spills and the setting of quotas for seal harvests.
Students will be able to:
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