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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 40 Views 28 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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 4 Views 59 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 18 Views 120 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 9 Views 81 Downloads
Using Imagery To Introduce the Endocrine System
Learners 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 18 Views 45 Downloads
Endocrine System and Hormones
Paul Andersen compares your endocrine system to Facebook and your nervous system to Gmail in order to show the differences in response time. He then delves into specifics of your endocrine system, talking about hormones that are water and lipid soluble and where they travel.
14 mins 9th - 12th Science 4 Views 6 Downloads
Explain, distinguish, list, and describe the structure and function of the human endocrine system. Medical school hopefuls also diagram how calcium, glucose, and osmotic levels are regulated in the blood. This worksheet is suitable for your AP or college level biology classes as a chapter review.
9th - Higher Ed Science 4 Views 94 Downloads
Students 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
The Endocrine System: How it Works
The endocrine system is unique in that hormones are secreted directly into the bloodstream. Listen as the path of hormones is detailed and the parts of the entire system are discussed. Show your anatomy and biology scholars this video with its microscopic view of the capillaries.
2 mins 9th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Regulation - Human Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Students 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 19 Views 78 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 15 Views 45 Downloads
Regulating the Internal Environment
This presentation begins with the many problems multicellular organisms which rely on diffusion encounter. There are many diagrams of mammalian organ structures, and they are labelled with their relevant functions. This an excellent PowerPoint to show a class that has a basic understanding of system organization in humans.
11th - 12th Science 12 Views 28 Downloads