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In this antibodies worksheet, students use model diagrams of antigens, antibodies and blood cells to develop a visual understanding of the immune system. They draw diagrams of antibodies and antigens attached to each other and answer three questions about them. They draw a diagram of agglutination and answer five more questions related to the binding of antibodies to antigens.
In this World Blood Donor Day worksheet, students complete activities such as reading a passage, phrase matching, fill in the blanks, correct words, multiple choice, spelling, sequencing, scrambled sentences, writing questions, survey, and writing. Students complete 12 activities on World Blood Donor Day.
High schoolers explore how arterial pressure or blood pressure is the force of the blood against the wall of your arteries. They comprehend that a normal BP for adults is 120/80 mm Hg. Students comprehend that a normal BO for a teenager is around 110/70. They comprehend that high blood pressure, is also called hypertension, is defined as a BP over (140/90) for adults, (143/91) for adolescents 13-15, and (149/97) for adolescents 16-18.
Learners explore stem cells. In this stem cell activity, students research print and Internet sources regarding types of stem cells and their attributes. Learners discuss their research findings participate in a debate about cord blood banking, research, or treatment of diseases.
Students investigate blood moving in the fin of a fish. In this blood circulation lesson, students use a goldfish wrapped in water soaked absorbent cotton, placed in a large petri dish, then placed until a lighted microscope in order to view the circulation of blood within the fin.
Students are able to identify the components of the cardio-vascular system. They are able to describe the way the heart works to pump the blood. Students are able to explain the function of the cardio-vascular system. They are able to measure the heart rate and understand how it is related to cardio-vascular output and stroke volume.
Students read the article Blood Test Predicts When You'll Die. In this reading comprehension lesson, students read the article and complete a variety of activities. They work individually and in pairs to complete questions dealing with comprehension and listening and also on questions that ask for their opinion. This lesson includes the article, all worksheets necessary, and a homework assignment.
In this blood alcohol learning exercise, students read about the factors that affect a person's blood alcohol concentration. Students use a given formula to calculate the amount of alcohol in a list of four different drinks and apply their results to determine the amount of alcohol in the bloodstream after a given time. Students plot their results on a graph and answer two more questions.
Middle schoolers explore the cardiovascular system. Through the use of video, students observe the heart pumping an oxygen-enriched blood supply through arteries to the muscles in use during exercise. They participate in activities to explore how active muscles need oxygen as fuel. Middle schoolers select aerobic activities, perform fitness tests on their classmates, record the data on a handout sheet, and analyze information.