How to study and write for Biology
Having trouble getting long term assignments done? Then put in the date the assignment is due. CLICK and voila. All the interim pieces, what you have to do each week to get it done on time, are laid out for you. No more excuses! Of course, if it's a lab report, put in the date it is due and then choose lab report (biology) before clicking calculate.
Biology Strategies: Notetaking, Methods of Review, Time Management, and Reading Strategies
It's all right here for Biology majors and non-majors alike.
Proven tips for Anatomy and Physiiology textbook.How to be effective and take less time!
Biology teacher gives his class hints about time management and test taking.
How to Study Biology (and succeed)
How to make the hard work pay off.
How to Succeed in a Human Anatomy and Physiology Class
3 ways to excel in A and P class!
Short Answers for Tests (and Homework Questions)
I know that I am supposed to use examples, but where do I get them?
Test Item Analysis
How to see what is going wrong on your A and P Tests. Print out analysis sheet here. It's 4 pages for the total of 100 questions. If you only have a 25 question exam, be sure to tell your print to just print page 1. Watch the professors video explanation and demo on how this works. In A and P he asks "ordering" questions. Find out what that is.
Concept Maps= How to Start
watch as A&P professor builds a concept map on Blood Cells. Click on the arrow in the upper right corner to get a full screen view.
Biology Study Skills
The following strategies will help you get an A in biology.
Biology Reading Skills
17 steps to reading biology. I didn't know there were so many. No wonder I'm not getting it!
Taking notes and reading
What Biology lectures notes should not be!
How to Survive Microbiology
How come I can't pass? I memorized all the factsQ
Three Dozen (and one) Study Tips for Concepts of Biology Exams
What does Goldilocks have to do with Biology?Hint: tip #24
How To Study For Biology Exams and Quizzes
It's not enough to just read and reread the textbook and write and rewrite your notes. Check this site to see what really works.
Sample Lab Report Assignment
What's a lab report supposed to look like anyway? Get the detailed explanation here.
Scientific Report Format
Here's the IMRAD format and when to use it.
Structure of a Biocore Lab Report
Based on the format most commonly used by scientific journals. Detailed instructions including how to write a legend for graphs and charts!
Practical Tips for Scientific Writing
Can't use contractions? What does that mean?
Writing Biology Laboratory Reports
6 parts to a lab report? If I do an introduction, do I have to do an abstract too?
Professors' Perspectives on Student Writing
Each prof has a favorite writing assignment. Check out what university professors are assigning!
Summary of a Scientific Article
I'll just copy and paste from the article. No? Why not?
The Scientific Paper
6 parts and examples, too? Good thing this handout explains all these parts for me.