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Heart Dissection

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Illustration of the Heart

Cardiovascular System


1. http://www.childrensheartinstitute.org/educate/heartwrk/hearthse.htm


2. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/changingthefaceofmedicine/activities/circulatory.html




5. http://health.howstuffworks.com/human-body/systems/circulatory/heart.htm


6. http://www.kscience.co.uk/animations/heart.swf


7. http://www.innerbody.com/image/cardov.html


8. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/eheart/human.html


9. http://www.kidport.com/RefLib/Science/HumanBody/Heart.htm


10. http://www.kscience.co.uk/animations/blood_system.swf


13. http://www.texasheartinstitute.org/HIC/Anatomy/anatomy2.cfm


14. http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/9_10/keeping_healthy.shtml


15. http://kidshealth.org/kid/htbw/heart.html


16. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/eheart/transplantwave.html



17. http://www.imcpl.org/kids/guides/health/circulatorysystem.html


18. http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetailsKids.aspx?p=335&np=152&id=1446


19. http://www.wisc-online.com/Objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=ap12504


Interactive Heart Aniamtions

20. http://www.smm.org/heart/heart/top.html


Heart Transplant

21. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/eheart/transplantwave.html


Amazing Heart Facts

  • Your heart is about the same size as your fist.
  • An average adult body contains about five quarts of blood.
  • All the blood vessels in the body joined end to end would stretch 62,000 miles or two and a half times around the earth.
  • The heart circulates the body's blood supply about 1,000 times each day.
  • The heart pumps the equivalent of 5,000 to 6,000 quarts of blood each day.




Bill Nye



Sail the Circulatory System (directions)



Sail the Circulatory System (activity)





Do this assignment, open and save in your folder. 




Use these websites:




Blood Chart.doc




1. Take the Quiz. Show me your score.



Circulatory System

1. http://www.neok12.com/quiz/CIRSYS01 


2. http://www.neok12.com/quiz/CIRSYS02 


Blood Vessels

3. http://www.neok12.com/quiz/CIRSYS06 


Human Heart

4. http://www.neok12.com/quiz/CIRSYS03 


5. http://www.neok12.com/vocabulary/Circulatory-System-01.htm 




Heart Anatomy


Circulatory System


The Circulatory System




Types of Blood Vessels


What is Blood


How Does Blood Clot


Tell Me Why! Blood Types


Path of a Red Blood Cell



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