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=='''Lab 11 Science Writing Workshop for Photosynthesis Paper'''==
=='''Lab 11 Science Writing Workshop for Photosynthesis Paper'''==
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During this week's lab, you will participate in a writing workshop in preparation for the final paper on your photosynthesis paper. You will exchange drafts of the introduction and discussion section of your paper with a partner for peer review.
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The drafts of the introduction and discussion should contain citations. A Word document list of references (instead of pdf files) relating to each variable is available on your section's Sakai site. You should search for these articles using a reference database such as [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/ PubMed] or [http://www.scholar.google.com/ Google Scholar]. You are encouraged to search for additional articles that may be useful outside of those on the list.
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We will also discuss PowerPoint slides that display each group's data in figures with captions, and each group will describe their results to the class. We will perform a group peer review of your figures and captions during the workshop.
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Please come to the workshop with any questions you might have about this final paper.
=='''Assignment'''==
=='''Assignment'''==

Revision as of 13:57, 4 April 2012

Wellesley College

BISC110/112- Introduction to Cell Biology- Spring 2012

   

Lab 11 Science Writing Workshop for Photosynthesis Paper

During this week's lab, you will participate in a writing workshop in preparation for the final paper on your photosynthesis paper. You will exchange drafts of the introduction and discussion section of your paper with a partner for peer review.

The drafts of the introduction and discussion should contain citations. A Word document list of references (instead of pdf files) relating to each variable is available on your section's Sakai site. You should search for these articles using a reference database such as PubMed or Google Scholar. You are encouraged to search for additional articles that may be useful outside of those on the list.

We will also discuss PowerPoint slides that display each group's data in figures with captions, and each group will describe their results to the class. We will perform a group peer review of your figures and captions during the workshop.

Please come to the workshop with any questions you might have about this final paper.

Assignment

  1. Prepare for a Lab Practical Skills Assessment in Lab 12. You may download a set of practice problems and a key to those problems here: Media:110_extra_practice_problems1.doc and Media:110_Lab_practical_practice_key_new.doc. You may also come into the lab when there is NOT a lab going on (labs run every weekday afternoon, Wed. morning, and Thurs. evening) to practice using the microscope.
  2. Prepare to turn in your lab notebook for grading (10pt) in Lab 12.
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