Fun tricks you can do with your body.
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...
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.
The human body shows evidence of evolution with features passed down from lower animals. Why do we have hiccups, an appendix or why boys and men have hernias? It is all because of evolution.
Birds have many characteristics in common with reptiles. Due to these shared characteristics and genetic overlaps many scientists are classifying birds as reptiles, in particular avian dinosaurs. Read on and judge for yourself!
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.
There is something about a dimple in someone's smile that can make people of either gender swoon. Obviously you can't make yourself have a dimple if you weren't born with one. But if you've ever wished that you could, it might have occurred to you...
Learn about the circulatory system for elementary age kids and homeschool. Learn about the heart and types of blood vessels: arteries, capillaries and veins.
Here is an article to learn about the basic anatomy of kidneys. There are also a few multiple choice questions on kidney anatomy. Useful for premedical entrance preparation.