A Busy Pump
Students use a PowerPoint presentation to view how the heart works. They write a summary of how the heart moves blood through the body and include a labeled diagram with their work.
2nd - 4th Science 9 Views 23 Downloads
Human Body Series - Cardiovascular System Activity
Which activity gets your heart pumping more: using the computer, climbing the stairs, jumping a rope, running, or walking? Youngsters take a heart rate reading after 30 seconds, one minute, and three minutes of each activity. Directions...
3rd - 6th Physical Education
Human Body Series - Cardiovascular System
Pump up your class while studying the cardiovascular system with this pair of activities. In one, learners record heart rates during different actions. In the second, they read kid-friendly heart health articles online and then write a...
3rd - 5th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Heart Rate and Exercise
What is the relationship among the heart, circulation, and exercise? Your class members will explore first-hand how different physical exercises affect an individual's heart rate. They will begin by learning how to measure their own...
3rd - 10th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable
How the Body Works - The Circulatory System
Where is the heart? What does it do? What other organs help it carry out its function? Here is a hearty little video that answers such questions! With a casual tone and colorful animation, elementary and middle schoolers will fall in...
2 mins 4th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable