This program is similar to a lecture/direct instruction about the blood and circulation system.
This overview of red blood cells explains the oxygen uptake by hemoglobin in red blood cells.
The importance of hemoglobin, or red blood cells, and its role in the circulatory system is explained in depth.
The first page is an overview, at the end will be a link to the procedures to the two activities and extensions. "Students will explore both the scientific and cultural aspects of blood. They will create a model of the human heart; research, create, and stage a mock interview with a significant historical figure who furthered our knowledge of blood; and learn about the process of blood donation." - pbs.org
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Blood.
Looks at how the ecology and evolution of the horseshoe crab led to compounds useful to medicine.
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.