How to study and write for Biology

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Assignment Calculator
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.
http://www.lib.uconn.edu/instruction/tutorials/freecalc/index.php
Reading Strategies
Proven tips for Anatomy and Physiiology textbook.How to be effective and take less time!
http://www.lionden.com/reading.htm
Study Skills
Biology teacher gives his class hints about time management and test taking.
http://instruct.westvalley.edu/norris/studyskills.html
How to Study Biology (and succeed)
How to make the hard work pay off.
http://courses.ttu.edu/biol1403-mdini/Regular/howtostudybiology.html
How to Succeed in a Human Anatomy and Physiology Class
3 ways to excel in A and P class!
http://www.squidoo.com/HowtoSucceedinaHumanAnatomyandPhysiologyClass
Short Answers for Tests (and Homework Questions)
I know that I am supposed to use examples, but where do I get them?
http://classweb.gmu.edu/biologyresources/writingguide/ShortAnswers.htm
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.
http://www.lionden.com/testreview.htm
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.
http://www.livescribe.com/cgi-bin/WebObjects/LDApp.woa/wa/MLSOverviewPage?sid=KfhCCwQBfhNX
Biology Study Skills
The following strategies will help you get an A in biology.
http://cc.pima.edu/~carem/BIOSTUDY.html
Biology Reading Skills
17 steps to reading biology. I didn't know there were so many. No wonder I'm not getting it!
http://cc.pima.edu/~carem/BIOREAD.html
Taking notes and reading
What Biology lectures notes should not be!
http://www.clemson.edu/collegeskills/sec3pg1.htm
How to Survive Microbiology
How come I can't pass? I memorized all the factsQ
http://auth.mhhe.com/biosci/cellmicro/prescott/student/study.mhtml
Three Dozen (and one) Study Tips for Concepts of Biology Exams
What does Goldilocks have to do with Biology?Hint: tip #24
http://employees.csbsju.edu/ssaupe/Study-tips.htm
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.
http://msjensen.cehd.umn.edu/1135/Help/HowToStudyDW.htm
Sample Lab Report Assignment
What's a lab report supposed to look like anyway? Get the detailed explanation here.
http://www.wisc.edu/writing/Handbook/LabBact.html
Scientific Report Format
Here's the IMRAD format and when to use it.
http://www.wisc.edu/writing/Handbook/ScienceReport.html
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!
http://polyglot.lss.wisc.edu/biocore/writing_manual/writing_man_04/writingman_ch03_04.htm
Practical Tips for Scientific Writing
Can't use contractions? What does that mean?
http://classweb.gmu.edu/biologyresources/writingguide/PracticalTips.htm
Writing Biology Laboratory Reports
6 parts to a lab report? If I do an introduction, do I have to do an abstract too?
http://writing2.richmond.edu/training/project/biology/biology.html
Professors' Perspectives on Student Writing
Each prof has a favorite writing assignment. Check out what university professors are assigning!
http://classweb.gmu.edu/biologyresources/writingguide/Professors.htm
Summary of a Scientific Article
I'll just copy and paste from the article. No? Why not?
http://classweb.gmu.edu/biologyresources/writingguide/Summary.htm
The Scientific Paper
6 parts and examples, too? Good thing this handout explains all these parts for me.
http://classweb.gmu.edu/biologyresources/writingguide/ScientificPaper.htm
Designing Effective Posters
Guidelines for poster presentations and step by step process provided by Kansas Univerisy Medical Center! This is the original, where this poster concept all started!
http://www.kumc.edu/SAH/OTEd/jradel/Poster_Presentations/PstrStart.html