We found 43 resources with the concept muscles
Why Does Your Voice Change as You Get Older?
5 mins 9th - 12th
New ReviewMost listeners can correctly identify the relative age and gender of speakers without being able to see them. How is it that the human voice is capable of producing such a range of sounds? Find out with a short video that examines the...
The Molecular Biology of Mutations and Muscular Dystrophy
9th - 12th
New ReviewDifferent types of mutations cause unique types and degrees of muscular dystrophy. Scholars learn about the types of mutations and the impact on the body. They compare the location of the mutations and draw conclusions about how it is...
How Do Muscles Get the Energy They Need for Athletic Activity?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewEvery muscle movement requires energy, but where does that energy come from? Scholars answer this question and more as they complete a worksheet. By following the directions, completing research, and discussing it as a class, they begin...
Cnidarian Animation: Anenome Body Plan
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The title for being the first animal to move belongs to cnidarians. They evolved stomachs, nerves, muscles, and many other crucial systems before any other animals. Understanding these simple systems brings an appreciation for humans'...
Specialized Cells: Significance and Examples
9 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All cells are created equal, but some go on to do amazing things! Find out more about these super hero cells with a short video from a well-written biology playlist. Topics include specialized plant and animal cells and how cells know to...
The 400m Event—Chemistry and Sport
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do Olympic runners succeed in physically demanding events like the 400-meter dash? Physiology scholars explore the relationship between acids, bases, and the muscular system through a scenario-driven activity. The lesson focuses on...
The World's Smallest Robots: Rise of the Nanomachines
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Think robots are big, clunky heaps of metal? Not anymore! Introduce your class to a whole new breed of robots through a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. The resource shows what these tiny machines are made...
Space, Gravity, and the Human Body
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What happens to the human skeleton when it has been in space for an extended time? What does a reduced-gravity environment do to our bodies? Can we learn about our own skeletons by taking apart a chicken carcass? Explore the concepts of space and human physiology through a series of labs, lessons, and research in these 10 resources. Pick and choose or do all of them!
How To Practice Effectively...For Just About Anything
5 mins 6th - 12th
Want to be a superstar, a pro athlete, or a world-class musician? Start practicing — and be prepared to practice for 10,000 hours for over 20 years. An informative video lets young learners know exactly how long they'll to practice to...
Muscles – Muscle Cells (Part 1)
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As part of a study of muscles and muscle cells the narrator of this insightful video begins by reviewing the three types of muscle — smooth, cardiac, and skeletal. He then explains how actin and myosin play important roles in those...