Physiology of Aerobics Teacher Resources
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This resource would be more appropriately titled, Physiological Responses to Exercise, the subject that is the primary focus of the presentation. Learners are given an overview to the short and long-term effects of exercise, including diagrams and detailed explanations regarding the exact physiological responses occurring in the body.
11th - 12th Science 11 Views 14 Downloads
Heart Rate and Exercise
Teach your exercise enthusiasts to read their pulse rate at the radial artery for 15 seconds and multiply by four to calculate beats per minute. Have them perform a variety of activities, recording their heart rates after one minute of each.
3rd - 8th Science 68 Views 44 Downloads
The Science of Lance Armstrong
Live Strong! High schoolers will discuss some of the reasons behind Lance Armstrong's success in cycling and chart those reasons into four categories: Physiology, Psychology, Equipment, Training/Strategy. They will then choose one sport and research three examples of sports science that an athlete might use and summarize their research in a letter as a coach giving advice to an athlete.
9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 25 Views 90 Downloads
Cardiovascular Disease and Fitness: Exploring the Rhythm of Your Pulse
Students explore several examples of cardiovascular diseases. In this anatomy lesson, students explain why physical fitness is very important. They count their pulse rate and record them on a data table.
11th - 12th Science 48 Views 136 Downloads
The Physiological Effects of Boxing
In this collaborative project students will work together to research the effects of boxing. They will then present their information to the class and investigate possible injuries that can be sustained during boxing. Extensions: Watch parts of the movie Unforgivable Blackness by Ken Burns.
9th - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 19 Downloads
FACS: Exercise Physiologist
Present the exciting career of an exercise physiologist to your teens with a PowerPoint. The slide show explains what this professional does, the education required, the job atmosphere, salary range, and prospects. Finally, viewers will participate in an activity with a partner so that they can experience what an exercise physiologist might do at work.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 15 Downloads
Physical Education Bulletin Board/Poster Display
Investigate physical education and sports throughout the years. Third graders view primary source prints and photographs and analyze what they see. Then, they compare different types of physical education programs and sports. The final product is a bulletin board or poster display.
K - 3rd Physical Education 22 Views 102 Downloads
Junior biologists examine enzyme activity through two lab activities. In the first, they add hydrogen peroxide to a piece of potato, and in the second, they attempt to change the rate of the reaction. They also mix potato juice with acetone and discover its effect on the protein in egg whites.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 31 Downloads
Learners study the different properties of the three major systems of the body. For this biology lesson, students investigate the physiology of the skeletal, muscular and integumentary systems. They further divide those systems into deeper categories.
9th - 11th Science 75 Views 347 Downloads
Respiration in Sammy's Cells
Students practice translating biological ideas into graphical representations and explore respiration in the context of an exercise session in this 50 minute lesson plan on aerobic and anaerobic respiration. The lesson plan includes a question sheet for assessment.
11th - Higher Ed Science 13 Views 54 Downloads
Heart and Lungs
With a partner, youngsters measure their pulse and breathing rates, both at rest and after running in place for a minute. While this activity is not novel, the lesson plan includes a large-scale classroom graphing activity and other resources that bring in an interdisciplinary aspect.
K - 6th Science 25 Views 25 Downloads
Take a deep breath and have your class construct working models of a lung! Using 500ml plastic bottles as the chest cavity, and balloons for the lung and the diaphragm, learners work in groups to make a model. The models help them to visualize how the diaphragm works to drop the pressure in the chest cavity, allowing for air to rush into the lung.
2nd - 5th Science 6 Views 6 Downloads
Personal Learning Plan
Setting goals, career exploration, and self-awareness are three major components found on the path to college. A wide variety of wonderful teaching tools are provided to help you facilitate an understanding of how simple it can be to plan out an academic career.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 223 Views 672 Downloads
Regents High School Examination: Biology 2006
Twenty-six pages of biology questions, mostly in multiple-choice form, are included in the all-encompassing New York State Regents exam. It assesses every topic typically covered in a high-school biology course. Create your own answer sheet and use this as your final exam, or get ideas from it for questions to create your own.
9th - 12th Science 51 Views 399 Downloads
Life science learners construct lung-o-meters from gallon-sized milk jugs and then measure their lung capacities. For older students, have them graph the vital lung capacities of each person in the class. Cross-curricular pieces are provided for little ones, including a reading of Mr.
3rd - 8th Science 18 Views 11 Downloads
One Tough Worm
Students explain the process of chemosynthesis and its relevance to biological communities. For this investigative lesson students discuss chemosynthetic communities, then in groups they are assigned a species and are to calculate the gas flow across the species gills.
7th - 8th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads