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Fourteen short-answer questions comprise this learning exercise about the lymphatic system. It covers immunity, inflammation, and allergies. This learning exercise is designed as a reading guide, but the questions are applicable to any unit on the immune system when covering human body systems.
Here is a lesson which describes a lab activity in which a rat is dissected, and its heart is studied. The lesson has ample background information about three of the rats internal systems, and excellent lab sheets that support the dissection itself. Perfect for any biology teacher who is looking for a good animal dissection lesson for his or her middle schoolers.
A slideshow that covers the all-important details related to basic human circulation. The reasoning for exchange of material methods is presented and then labeled diagrams of the main human transfer systems are shown, along with statements and related facts to increase understanding. The logical and clear presentation will be very useful for your pupils and the PowerPoint can be printed to allow them to fill in the gaps and complete definitions where needed.
Defense mechanisms, the lymphatic system, antibodies, and allergy are all topics addressed in this immunity instructional activity. Although designed as a chapter review for a specific text, it can be used as a unit review for any class in which you teach human body systems.
Students analyze how the digestive system works by taking the food we eat and breaking it down for our bodies to use for various reasons. They list the major components of the digestive system and draw a diagram. They explain how astronauts have challenges when it comes to eating in space.
Students examine the roles of the immune system in keeping the body healthy. They see how engineers contribute to this process by creating antibiotics, and vaccinations. They discuss how an astronauts' immune system may be suppressed during a space flight. They complete an activity in which they design a thermometer and complete a temperature conversion chart.
What's the difference between the digestive system and the endocrine system? Explore 12 body systems in this anatomy matching worksheet, for which learners find descriptions corresponding to anatomical terminology. Some of the definitions re incredibly simple, and others are more complex. Consider breaking these up and having pairs of learners create posters depicting one of the systems to display around the room!