Discovery Health: Investigating the Cardiovascular System
Presented by the Orlando Science Center and made possible from the support of the
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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