Body Story is an educational science series focused on the human body and the biological processes it undergoes during distinct life events. The series has been praised equally for its educational content, impressive visual graphics, and engaging human stories. Produced by Wall To Wall for the Discovery Channel, episodes 1-3 were released in 1998 and episodes 4-7 were released in 2001. - Youtube User: Flixwest
Learn about allergies in this animated video about how allergic reactions occur and how antihistamines can control them.
Lesson plan is based on a discover video. "Program Description: It hurts to get stung by a wasp, but itâs dangerous if you happen to be allergic to them. Learn why a sting may be just a pain to one person but cause an extreme histaminic responseâand even deathâin another." - Discover Education.
To use prior knowledge of root words to learn new vocabulary words using Etymology.
To stress understanding of a concept by summarizing the main idea and applying that understanding to create visual aids and generate questions and comments using a Concept Matrix.
Covers new work with DNA looking at control of DNA expression and the inheritance of acquired characteristics. It also addresses the bigger issue of how scientific theories change as new knowledge is acquired.
Describes the current state of the Southern Sea Otter and efforts to explain declining population levels. The answer to the problem lies in the interplay of multiple factors giving students a real world conservation problem.
Covers microbial ecology and how bacteria develop resistance to environmental challenges.
This study guide reviews allergies, autoimmune disease, and immunodeficiency (HIV and AIDS).