We found 168 resources with the concept the circulatory system
Why Red Blood Cells Look Like DonutsLesson Planet
3 mins 7th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
There are specific reasons for the intricate anatomy of the body, and the shape of the red blood cells is no exception! A video presentation explains the role of red blood cells and why their shape is important to function. The...
The Mini Page: July 14 is Bastille DayLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
July 14th, 1789 marked the beginning of the French Revolution and the end of French aristocracy. Read all about Bastille Day with a kids' newspaper that also includes articles on American popular culture, the circulatory system, and...
Formative Assessment #2: Circulatory System Performance AssessmentLesson Planet
Watch as your pupils' hearts get pumping! An interactive activity has individuals record their heart rates after completing different activities. Each task has a different degree of physical activity. They then graph their results and...
Pre-Assessment: Transport Systems in Animals and PlantsLesson Planet
How much do classes know about the transport systems in animals and plants? Find out with a ready-made pre-assessment! The assessment begins by asking individuals to recall related vocabulary and then progresses to questions about...
The Evolution of the Heart (A Love Story)Lesson Planet
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Not all hearts are the same, but their functions are similar. An instructor discusses the origin of the first organisms with a heart in a video lesson from the PBS Eons series. The lesson includes discussion of the evolution of the...
Warm Hands, Warm Heart...Thanks to Circulation!Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Ba-dum, ba-dum! The gentle beating of our hearts is the drum beat of our lives. But how does all that blood pump through our body so efficiently with just a few beats? Learn about the circulatory system with a collection of videos, presentations, lessons, and activities aimed at middle schoolers.
The New Anatomy: Crash Course History of Science #15Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did scientists move beyond the medical ideas of Galen? Dissect the past with the 15th installment in a History of Science video series. Topics include Vesalius' dissections, the microscope, and mapping the human body.
Plant-Soil Interactions (Grades 6-8)Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
To better comprehend organic farming scholars conduct experiments on how plant roots remove nutrients from the soil. Through multiple activities, discussion, and instruction they relate the plant's vascular system to the human...
Structure and Function of Cells, Organs and Organ SystemsLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Cells of different organs have unique cell functions. Learn how cell functions vary depending on their roles in the body using an inquiry-based activity. Scholars analyze the cell structure to make comparisons to its functions, allowing...
What Are White Blood Cells?Lesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
White blood cells are our body's tiniest warriors! How do they work? Biology scholars discover the types and functions of white blood cells through a video from an intriguing biology playlist. The resource profiles both types of white...
Why is Carbon Monoxide So Deadly?Lesson Planet
3 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Don't fall victim to The Silent Killer! Expose your class (not literally) to carbon monoxide through an informative video from Reactions, a playlist from the American Chemical Society. Content includes carbon monoxide's structure, its...
Why Do We Harvest Horseshoe Crab Blood?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
If you've ever had an injection, the horseshoe crab protects you from infection! Young marine biologists discover how scientists use the unique physiology of the horseshoe crab in medicine with a thought-provoking video. The narrator...
Homeostasis of ThermoregulationLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Whether you're battling the flu or trying to warm up on a chilly day, your body's ability to react to temperature change is fascinating! Anatomy scholars discover the fantastic feedback loops that control body temperature in a rigorous...
Investigating the Effect of Physical Exercise On Pulse RateLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The final lesson plan in the 10-part biology series encourages scholars to explore pulse rate. Through measurements of resting pulse and after periods of exercise, scholars graph the changes physical exercise causes.
Why Does My Face Turn Red When I'm Angry?Lesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
How does the fight or flight response affect our body systems? The video presenter gives a description of the nervous system response. As a person deals with anger, the nervous system communicates to the circulatory system and results in...