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How Does the Thyroid Manage Your Metabolism?Lesson Planet
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Hidden in our neck is an important, but often overlooked, little organ called the thyroid. Enjoy this short video as it explains the vital role this powerful organ plays in controlling the function of all the cells in our body, as well...
Thyroid Gland and Negative FeedbackLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Many glands work together to control hormone levels in the body. The interactive focuses on the thyroid gland, pituitary gland, and the hypothalamus. It demonstrates the interconnections and feedback loops present in the endocrine system.
AP: Chapter 45: Chemical Regulation & Communication - Hormones and the Endocrine SystemLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
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,...
Endocrine System – Hormone Cascades (Part 2)Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
More than 27 million Americans have some type of thyroid disease. In the 24th video in a series of 47, scholars see how the hypothalamus-pituitary-thyroid axis works in the human body. The narrator then explores what happens to the body...
Great Glands - Your Endocrine SystemLesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Diabetes is the most common endocrine disorder in the United States, affecting about eight percent of the total population. The working parts of the endocrine system are examined in a video that demonstrates how cells receive information...
Endocrine System and HormonesLesson Planet
14 mins 9th - 12th
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...
The Endocrine System: How it WorksLesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
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...
Transport Across the MembraneLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Take your biology class on an exploration of the inner workings of cells with this multimedia presentation. Looking closely at the structure of cell membranes and the processes of osmosis and diffusion, this resource explains for...
Endocrine SystemLesson Planet
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The pineal gland in the endocrine system secretes melatonin which helps humans sleep. In this human body video, scholars explore the major parts of the endocrine system. The instructor explains the roles of hormones, glands, and cells...