BeeSign is a computer simulation designed to help young students observe the behavior of honeybees as they collect nectar and experiment with the result of changing either the behavior of the bees or the environment in which the hive is located. As a research project, BeeSign was designed to help early elementary students (grades k-2) explore complex systems concepts in intuitive ways.
Below is the original BeeSign interface:
In this video, the designer of BeeSign (Dr. Joshua Danish) describes how BeeSign was used in a classroom:
|Grant Name||Funding Agency||Grant Number||Co-PIs|
|Spencer Dissertation Fellowship||Spencer Foundation||NA||Joshua Danish|
|UCLA Dissertation Fellowship||UCLA||NA||Joshua Danish|