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Using Imagery to Introduce the Endocrine System: Science, Health, Anatomy, Hormones
Students use their imagination to make their body's protective systems go into action, thereby giving an actual experience of what the Endocrine System can do. A teacher guided simulation serves as a springboard for discussion.
5th - 8th Science 10 Views 37 Downloads
Learners are divided into a group of hormones and a group of receptors. The hormones have to find their matching receptors, and the pair, once matched, perform a given action. This activity helps students examine the specificity of hormone-receptor interactions within the endocrine system.
3rd - 5th Science 14 Views 32 Downloads
AP: Chapter 45: Chemical Regulation & Communication - Hormones and the Endocrine System
Infuse your AP biologists with the details of the endocrine system. This six-page worksheet queries learners thoroughly about gland structure and hormone function. Ms. Foglia, the author, has not left anything out of this resource, including a comprehensive chart of the major endocrine glands and their associate hormones.
10th - Higher Ed Science 3 Views 58 Downloads
Endocrine System: Hormones
The many images and labeled diagrams in this PowerPoint will help learners understand different areas of the endocrine system. The slide show starts with information about the absorption of lipid and protein based hormones, and then shows cycles of how hormones affect our body and maintain homeostasis.
9th - 12th Science 17 Views 119 Downloads
How the Body Works - Endocrine Glands
Mr. Glandman will not put your class to sleep as he explains the endocrine system. This simply animated cartoon showcases a leotard-donned super hero as he explains to a responsive audience how glands release hormones and instruct cells in the body to act.
6 mins 3rd - 8th Science 39 Views 27 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Regulation - Human Nervous and Endocrine Systems
High schoolers explore homeostasis within the nervous and endocrine system with this Smart Board activity. In this biology lesson plan, students will fill in the know and want to know sections of a KWL chart as a class using a Smart Board. The class will then watch a United Streaming video prior to individually filling out the learned part of their KWL chart.
9th - 12th Science 15 Views 75 Downloads
The Endocrine System
After completing this reading guide, biology bookworms will have thoroughly reviewed the structure and function of the human endocrine system. You can assign this, as intended, for a reading guide, or provide it as a note-taking sheet during your lecture.
9th - 12th Science 7 Views 79 Downloads
Endocrine System Study Question Worksheet
In this endocrine system worksheet, students define 8 words associated with this human system. They answer 11 short answer questions about the structure and function of the organs and hormones that make up the endocrine system.
12th - Higher Ed Science 12 Views 44 Downloads
Unlocking the Endocrine System
Fifth graders use an analogy to the mail delivery system to study the workings of the human endocrine system. They discover the interrelationships between the human body systems while comparing them to engineering communicating with astronauts.
5th Science 11 Views 29 Downloads
Using Imagery To Introduce the Endocrine System
Students listen with closed eyes to a story that starts in a relaxed tone and ends in a scream. They list the body reactions they experience: fast heart rate, shaking, etc. and hypothesize the reason for the reactions. They explore the endocrine system.
5th - 8th Science 17 Views 45 Downloads