Biology Classification Tools

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Plants
Create Account When you download the app, it automatically assigns you a username and password. To change this to something you remember, go to the options screen and change your username, or login as a different user if you already have an account.
Update Species List Whenever you login to the app be sure to select options>database>update species lists and update the list. Take a screenshot of this page to show that you know how to do this.
Make Two Collections Make at least two collections using the “SnapIt!” tool. Be sure to take pictures of your leaves against a white background. Select the species picture that looks closest to your leaf.
Portfolio Page Create an additional web page that could serve as a portfolio page (if you are in IPT286, you will upload future assignments for IPT 286 to this page). You may use any template type you feel appropriate for this page. The page should be on an appropriate navigation level (most likely, a top level page).
Collection Journal After you make a collection, the app will store its picture, date and location for you. Take a screenshot of your collections page with at least two identified plants.
Nearby Plants Click the nearby species tab and show where the map plotted one or both of your species. Take a screenshot of the map.
Browse Feature Choose one species from the browse feature and take a screenshot of its leaves, fruit, and flower.
Birds
Download App Download the lite version of the National Geographic bird field guide.
Filter Use the filter feature to identify a bird you have seen. Take a screenshot of the filter screen with at least 3 different filters being used.
Create List Under the lists tab of the menu, create a new list under the category “My lists” and give it a name.
Add Birds Add at least 3 birds to your list. Take a screenshot of your list.
Species Information Choose a species to learn about and click on its name. On its page you can find information on the species including pictures, bird calls, maps and other general information. Take a screenshot of this page.
Submit
Create Sub-page Under your portfolio page create a subpage and name it “Classification.”
LeafSnap Create a “Leafsnap” heading. Under the heading, upload the update species, your collections, nearby plants map, and browse feature screenshots.
Birds Create a “Bird Field Book” heading. Upload the filter, my lists, and species information screenshot.
Submit Send a link to this page to your instructor via Canvas. If you are not currently enrolled in a course, send your project to iptedtec@gmail.com.
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