Bugscope

Session 2005-028 with Miller School of Albemarle

Application

The School

School Name Miller School of Albemarle
School Homepage www.millerschool.org
Location Charlottesville Virginia , USA
Community Rural
Type Private

The Class

Subjects Taught A.P. Enivronmental Science
Grades Taught 12
Number of Students 4

The Project

Project Title Shannon Weiner Diversity Index
Insects To Study whatever species the students find as part of the population study
Project Description Four students signed up for this class last spring (the composition may change once the year starts). There are two girls and two boys. Three of the students are boarding students: one from Virginia and two from Korea. I would guess they are also of diverse socioeconomic backgrounds because our school overall is quite diverse in terms of race, nationality, and socioeconomic background; however I'm not sure of the details. This field investigation is based on William Molnar's

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? NY Times article - Aug. 3 '05 - Circuits section

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