These interactive websites and apps breathe life into textbook illustrations and lessons about the human body and anatomy for K-12 students.
An entertaining series on the origins of anatomical terms and the stories behind the names of various parts of our body.
Dimples are facial features that can be present at birth, disappear overtime or even appear as we age. Some have two, some have none and some have just one and ask 'Why Do I Only Have One Dimple?'
There are five main layers of the epidermis; they include the stratum basale, stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum, stratum lucidum, and stratum corneum.
The Human Skeletal System is the structural framework of the human body. We explore how bones are connected in the human skeletal system to hold the body together.
When faced with a life-threatening situation, your body triggers the fight or flight response. Your brain signals the adrenal gland to release adrenaline, to prepare your body against the threat.
This is part 3 of a 7 part hands-on unit study on anatomy of the human body. Create a clay model of the brain, create an edible neuron, dissect a sheep brain, race in a synaptic tag, and more! These lessons are geared toward 4th-5th grade level children and their siblings. We meet each week for 2...
This is part 5 of a 7 part hands-on unit study on anatomy of the human body. Walk through your circulatory system, create a blood model and fake movie blood, measure your heart rate, dissect a heart, and more! These lessons are geared toward 4th-5th grade level children and their siblings. They...
The function of the digestive system is to break down food into smaller particles which are easily absorbed into the blood stream and this provides the energy and nourishment for the body.
A fascinating look into the origin of anatomical terminology. The Greek and Latin origins of anatomical etymology and the stories, myths and legends that follow them.