Embryo Teacher Resources
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In the Race for Life, Which Human Embryos Make It?Lesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Computers help doctors determine the most viable embryos. Researchers discovered the rate of embryo growth has a direct link to its sustainability. Pupils discover how doctors apply this research to help their patients.
Human Embryonic DevelopmentLesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
At what point in the fertilization process do stem cells turn into an embryo? Viewers observe the development of an embryo from egg to fertilization to development into a fetus. The narrator stresses the role of cell division,...
Human Cloning: Is it Biological Plagiarism?Lesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Is cloning good or harmful? Help your class understand the risks and benefits as they read, research, and discuss human cloning. Individuals form teams, research information, and present to the class before concluding with an in-depth...
Detecting Rise in Body Temperature in Human and Animals and its Effects on HealthLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Beat the heat using sensors. Scholars research normal body temperatures for humans and a specific animal. In groups, they create sensors that monitor body temperature, as well as the weather. The goal is to reduce the occurrence of heat...
Do You See What I See?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In only nine months, a small group of cells grows into a fully developed baby. Pupils learn about the development of an embryo to a fetus to a baby. They identify each step of weekly development. Young scientists look at ultrasounds to...
Environmental Causes of Birth DefectsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Get your high schoolers thinking about the factors that lead to birth defects. They examine how environmental factors and personal choices can cause birth defects in unborn children. They discover the effects of various handicaps such as...
Animal Development: We're Just TubesLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All humans begin as one cell and through mitosis, develop into an organism made of millions of cells, each specialized to keep people alive. The narrator of this short video explains the process by which embryos grow from a morula to a...
Could We Clone Ourselves?Lesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All naval oranges are clones and come from a single tree in Brazil. Viewers see how the human genome can be manipulated in a video that also discusses cloned produce, cloned animals, identical twins, and wraps up by talking about humans...
Evidence of EvolutionLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Since its conception in the mid-1800s, the theory of evolution has been a point of hot discussion, but what exactly do the facts say? Take your life science class on an evolutionary exploration, analyzing the different pieces of evidence...