Am Biol Teach 2016 Nov-Dec;78(9):748-754
Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education, University of Illinois, MC 708, 1310 S. Sixth St., Champaign, IL 61820, USA.
Pressing concerns about sustainability and the state of the environment amplify the need to teach students about the connections between ecosystem health, toxicology, and human health. Additionally, the Next Generation Science Standards call for three-dimensional science learning, which integrates disciplinary core ideas, scientific practices, and crosscutting concepts. The Bio Bay Game is a way to teach students about the biomagnification of toxicants across trophic levels while engaging them in three-dimensional learning. Read More