Covers some common kidney diseases and dialysis.
A presentation on different types of conditions and disease of the urninary system. Courtesy of Jeff Dover
This unit has 3 lessons: The Parts of the Urinary System and How they Work, Diseases of the Urinary System, and Taking Care of the Urinary System. There is a pre-test, handout on identifying the Urinary System, review, quiz, discussion questions, crossword puzzle, Answers key are provided at the end of the document.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Excretory System Diseases.
To distinguish between the ‘scientific’ and ‘everyday’ usage of key vocabulary terms using Everyday Words in Science.
Investigation of whether molecular techniques have advanced far enough that laboratory animals are no longer needed. Covers what animals are used, how, and why.
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.
This study guide looks at the organs of the excretory system, the urinary system (kidneys, nephron), the role of the kidney in maintaining homeostasis, and kidney diseases.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Excretory System Diseases.