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Plant and Animal DefenseLesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Explain the defense systems of both plants and animals against pathogens with a biology video. It covers the disruption of the immune system through hypersensitive responses, normal responses, nonspecific immune responses, as well as the...
“Duck and Cover” (Civil Defense)Lesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Bert the Turtle models for viewers the 1950s Civil Defense Duck and Cover strategy that was supposed to protect citizens from a nuclear blast. After viewing the video, watchers are asked to consider the motivations of the producers of...
Does the Defense of Marriage Act Promote the Health, Safety, Morals, and General Welfare of the Public?Lesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Gay marriage is the topic for a structured, academic controversy discussion. The process begins with groups reading primary source documents and recording their responses to text-based questions on the provided graphic organizer....
Human Defense Systems Against PathogensLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
With so many harmful agents around us, how do humans stay healthy? Find out by watching an informative video from a larger biology playlist that details our defenses against a variety of pathogens. The narrator describes the body...
Volleyball - Lesson 11 - Free Ball Defense, Base, and Open UpLesson Planet
9th - 12th
What positions should the volleyball players be in for a free ball? What position should they be in for a hard hit? Then where do they each move, transitioning to offense? Lesson 11 goes over these questions regarding positioning and...
Specific Defenses – Your Body’s Third Line of Defense Against DiseaseLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
The team of cells making up the third line of defense in the human immune system are introduced to biology pupils in this PowerPoint. Viewers explore the two phases of adaptive immunity and see both in the form of colorful drawings. They...
The Amazing Ways Plants Defend ThemselvesLesson Planet
6 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Plants can't run away from their predators, so they develop unique ways to defend themselves. The video presents many different defensive techniques that plants use. It also discusses how animals respond to these traits.
Raven Chapter 54 Guided Notes: Community EcologyLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Providing a sweeping overview of population and community interactions, this ecology worksheet gets learners thinking. They differentiate between habitat and niche, describe and give exemplars of various animal and plant defenses,...
A Lesson in Biodiversity: Making Comparisons Between Defensive Mechanisms Utilized by Marine OrganismsLesson Planet
5th - 8th
If your upper elementary or middle school marine biology learners are going to visit an aquarium, then here is a field trip activity guide for you. It is written specifically for The Maritime Aquarium, but the idea can be adapted to any...
Antigens versus Antibodies "KO'd in Round Three" The Third Line of Defense of the Human Immune SystemLesson Planet
Seventh graders investigate antibodies, as the body's third line of defense against disease. They discover why antibodies do not defend the body against viruses and create a pantomime of the antibody/antigen/HIV relationship.
The Federalist Defense of Diversity: Extending the SphereLesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did early Americans ensure expansion while also securing the rights of citizens? Alexander Hamilton and James Madison, two of our early leaders, considered the problem of faction to be the "mortal disease" that created unstable...
Your Body's Defenses When Microbes AttackLesson Planet
5th - 7th
Students study how being exposed to a harmful microbe doesn't automatically make them ill. They discover the lines of defense against microbe invaders and explore the roles of skin and mucus membranes, white blood cells, and lymphocytes...