Discovery Health: Investigating the Cardiovascular System

Categories: 2013

Discovery Health: Investigating the Cardiovascular System

Presented by the Orlando Science Center and made possible from the support of the

Walmart Foundation

Explore physiology concepts utilizing Vernier Probeware. Learn to measure heart rate, analyze the effects of physical activity on the heart, understand the function of muscles, and even perform a real chicken heart dissection! This 60-minute session introduces physiology and body systems, while integrating health science curricula and health care pathways.

Sunshine State Standards:

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