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Full Circle Advertising: A Look at Teen Alcohol Use and Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
9th - 12th
High schoolers analyze ads and learn about the effects of alcohol. Note that the PowerPoint mentioned in the procedure is not included, so you will need to prepare your own presentation. After the lecture, segue into fetal alcohol...
You Gotta Have Heart: Congenital Heart Defects and Heart Surgery
9th - 12th
Assess anatomists' understanding of the structure of the mammalian heart by giving a pretest. Have them visit some websites to further learn about heart anatomy. Then take them into the laboratory to perform a dissection so that they get...
How One Scientist Averted a National Health Crisis
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Between 1957 and 1962, thousands of infants born in Canada, Great Britain, and Germany had serious deformities due to thalidomide, a drug marketed to pregnant women as a mild sleeping aid and to relieve pregnancy nausea. However, the...