Cardiovascular System

The hardest part of this unit is learning the parts of the heart since many of the terms you have never heard before. The first quiz will include 7 terms. The next quiz will be all the parts to the heart.

Activities

  • Heart simulation
  • Hearts of different animals
  • Heart flow through the body
  • Heart coloring & concept map
  • Frog Dissection: Heart & Circulation


Movies

  • Heart attacks
  • Dr. Oz takes a look at a heart transplant
  • VR videos as we travel through the body

Heart Pop Quiz: Learn the 7 parts of the heart for the pop quiz.

NGSS

MS-LS1-3. Use argument supported by evidence for how the body is a system of interacting subsystems composed of groups of cells.

Assessment is limited to the circulatory, excretory, digestive, respiratory, muscular, and nervous systems.