May 2004 Journal of Geoscience Education

Volume 52, Number 3
Cover of May 04 JGE

A Web Resource for the Study of Alkali Feldspars and Perthitic Textures Using Light Microscopy, Scanning Electron Microscopy and Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectroscopy
Anne Argast Department of Geosciences, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN
Clarence F Tennis III Department of Geosciences, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 644kB Jul8 05)
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On the Practical Aspects of Incorporating Field-based Projects into Introductory Oceanography
Robert Reynolds Science Department, Central Oregon Community College, Bend, OR Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 493kB Jul8 05)
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Using Concept Maps to Plan an Introductory Structural Geology Course
Ian F. Clark Center for Science Education, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
Patrick R. James Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 316kB Jul8 05)
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A Formative Assessment of Geologic Time for High School Earth Science Students
Ron Hermann Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD
Bradford Lewis Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 74kB Jul8 05)
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Teaching Archaeogeophysical Survey and Mapping any Time of the Year: An Interdisciplinary Course
Linda R. Barrett Department of Geography and Planning, University of Akron, Akron, OH
Timothy Matney Department of Classical Studies, Anthropology and Archaeology, University of Akron, Akron, OH
Lisa E. Park Department of Geology, University of Akron, Akron, OH Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 1.1MB Jul8 05)
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An Earth Science Scrapbook Project as an Alternative Assessment Tool
Pamela C. Burnley Department of Geology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 2.4MB Jul8 05)
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Using the Scanning Electron Microscope for Discovery Based Learning in Undergraduate Courses
Rachel J. Beane Department of Geology, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 73kB Jul8 05)
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Introducing Students to Environmental Geophysics in a Field Setting
Michael T. May Department of Geography and Geology, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY
Michael G. Gibbons Tetra Tech NUS, Inc., Cincinnati, OH Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 1.1MB Jul8 05)
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Maintaining a Small-group Discussion Focus while Bringing International Issues into the Large Classroom
Scott Rice-Snow Department of Geology, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Richard H. Fluegeman Deptartment of Geology, Ball State University, Muncie, IN Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 153kB Jul8 05)
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Contamination in Orangetown: A Mock Trial and Site Investigation Exercise
Donald I. Siegel Department of Earth Sciences, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Jeffrey M. McKenzie Department of Earth Sciences, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 2.2MB Jul8 05)
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A Simple and Effective Tool for Teaching the Concept of Strike and Dip and the Measurement of Structural Data in the Field
David A. Gonzales Department of Geosciences, Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 1.1MB Jul8 05)
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The Effects of Course Redesign on an Upper-level Geochemistry Course
Richard F. Yuretich Department of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 453kB Jul8 05)
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Teaching Metastability in Petrology using a Guided Reading from the Primary Literature
William H. Peck Department of Geology, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 506kB Jul8 05)
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Insights from Examining Weathering Patterns by Tactual Analysis of Surface Textures
Jennifer Tatomir Department of Geology, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI
Norman Lovan Department of Geology, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 132kB Jul8 05)
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Using Candies to Demonstrate Concepts of Weathering and Sedimentary Processes in Lecture-Based Introductory Earth Science Courses
Prajukti Bhattacharyya Physical Sciences Department, St Louis Community College, St Louis, MO
Dyanna Czeck Department of Geosciences, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 1.6MB Jul8 05)
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The Unique Role of Introductory Geology Courses in Teaching Quantitative Reasoning
Wayne Powell Department of Geology, Brooklyn College of CUNY, Brooklyn, NY
David Leveson Department of Geology, Brooklyn College of CUNY, Brooklyn, NY Full Text (Acrobat (PDF) 314kB Jul8 05)
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