QUT ePrints

Biotechnology learnings using ‘Claymation’ and ‘Slowmation’

Kidman, Gillian C. & Hoban, Garry (2009) Biotechnology learnings using ‘Claymation’ and ‘Slowmation’. In 2009 NARST Grand Challenges and Great Opportunities in Science Education, Routledge, Orange County, Garden Grove, CA, USA.

View at publisher

Abstract

This ‘Claymation’ and ‘Slowmation’ project incorporated content as well as skill development. The participants – 4 pre-service teachers and 4 secondary school students explored chromosome mapping and DNA replication. Through research, the writing, revising and editing of storyboards, two short videos were produced. Two of the pre-service teachers had prior experience with Claymation, however none of the participants had prior knowledge of chromosome mapping or DNA replication. This paper describes the learnings of the participants in terms of their self generated questions, the need for attention to detail, and argumentation / negotiation skills.

Impact and interest:

Citation countsare sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

Full-text downloads:

297 since deposited on 26 Nov 2009
79 in the past twelve months

Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.

ID Code: 28906
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: Animation, Biotechnology, Pre-service teachers
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Office of Education Research
Current > Schools > School of Curriculum
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 please contact the authors
Deposited On: 26 Nov 2009 11:03
Last Modified: 25 Mar 2013 18:10

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page