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What Is Blood?Lesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Blood makes up approximately seven percent of the weight of each human, but what is blood? As part of the Fuse School Biology playlist, the video describes the four components of blood. It offers descriptions of what they look like as...
How Does Low-Dose Aspirin Work?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Baby aspirin is a life saver for many adults! A video lesson discusses the effect aspirin has on blood even in low doses. Learners discover how aspirin changes blood clots—a key to preventing medical conditions such as heart attacks and...
Punnett Squares and Sex-Linked TraitsLesson Planet
6 mins 7th - 12th
Until the 1960s, the life expectancy of a hemophiliac was only 11 years. An informative video explains how to solve a Punnett square when there is a sex-linked trait — in this case hemophilia. It includes a discussion of the xy...
What Is Leukemia?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Leukemia afflicts children more than any other type of cancer. Pupils explore the nature of harmful mutations in cell DNA, the reproduction of damaged cells in blood and bone marrow, and their effect on normal functions of the human body.