There are 8 mini lessons, where they are hands on lab like activities that explore the heart. Depending on how you teaching this, it can be made into an inquiry based activity. Here is a quick synopsis of the lessons: measuring pulse rate, heart rate per minute, blood pressure, heart sound, heart pumps and valves, and heart structure.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Blood Vessels.
Learn about an animal with a reversible heart. Why would an organism need something like that?
This study guide provides an overview of the circulatory system: the heart (chambers, valves), blood vessels (arteries, veins, capillaries), blood (components, blood type), pulmonary circuit, systemic circuit, and cardiovascular diseases.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Blood Vessels.