This dissection lab is a great no-prep activity for Biology and Anatomy students to learn about anatomy and physiology of the human heart. Dissection instructions, student lab worksheets, and diagrams, and a quiz are all included. Teaching virtually? All student pages come in digital form for Goo
This is a sheep heart dissection lab. Includes, teacher notes, reproducable lab instructions 2 pages, color picture of sheep heart. Lab includes an introduction, Problem, Materials, Procedure, & 4 Conclusions questions. The entire lab takes an hour or so depending on clean up. Great for groups o
An 11-page dissection guide that covers the internal and external anatomy of the sheep heart. This student-led lab is a great activity to examine the structure and function of the mammalian heart for biology students. This comprehensive guide includes a pre-lab reading, student-led external dissec
This is a comprehensive dissection guide of the pig heart, designed for a high school or early college Biology or Anatomy & Physiology class. Pig hearts are larger than the typically used sheep hearts, and better resemble the human heart structure.
The guide includes step-by-step instructions a
Answers to the labeling exercise found at https://www.biologycorner.com/worksheets/heart_dissection.html . Student worksheet can be downloaded, printed, and edited for free at biologycorner.com. Answer keys are provided here as a courtesy for busy teachers and a way to support the site.
Engage your students as they learn all about the structure and function of the heart, as they make an interactive foldable heart that can be coloured and stuck in their books. This is an ideal activity if you do not have access to hearts or if students are to squeamish to complete it themselves.
This lab will cover 15 anatomical structures in the heart as well as 20 other discussion questions. This lab is very flexible as it will work for any level student from English Learner - EL - to more advanced students. This product includes a complete lab with answer key, a dissection checklist wi
This lab works best for bigger hearts, like cow, but I have used it for sheep hearts as well. This is the first dissection that I let my students do, so I make them take it very seriously. For homework, they need to read, highlight, and annotate the lab, as well as complete the pre-lab. For the beef
This dissection guide is for a 4-chambered heart. I've used it with both deer hearts and pig hearts. This resource includes the following items: 1) the dissection guide, intended to be printed front and back as a booklet, and 2) a dissection reflection for the students to complete after the dissec
Make teaching Anatomy & Physiology easy with this fully editable Anatomy of the Heart All-in-One Sheep Dissection Lab Activity and Review Worksheet. Get the most out of your sheep heart dissection. Complete student background information is included with labeled images for identifying internal a
This resource is a ready made laboratory practical task of the dissection of the heart.
The powerpoint comes complete with slides outlining:
- Safety & Respect
- Risk Assessments
- Step by Step Method of Procedure for students to follow along as a class.
This PowerPoint Presentation is accomp
Students put the heart and lungs back together instead of cutting them apart and achieve true mastery of the pattern and purpose of blood flow through the heart and lungs. Students cut out a paper heart, cut holes for the attachment of major arteries and veins, and then attach all of the significan
Here is a pig's heart / pluck dissection guide that I use for my biology class. It contains colourful pictures of the heart and the parts of the heart that the students can use as a reference.
It also contains 2 pages where the students will have to sketch out the various parts of the heart accord
Heart dissection lesson plan and instructions. Suitable for non-specialists. Covers structure and function. Complete with an equipment list and accompanying video on YouTube channel Ava Hearts Biology.
This worksheet includes instructions on how to perform a dissection on a sheep heart, useful information and key terms used in the dissection, supplies checklist, and several questions to answer after the dissection is complete. The answer key and a sketch of the anterior view of a sheep's heart is
This hands-on lab will challenge and inspire students wanting a truly memorable biology investigation. It’s an experience in learning that can make or break any interest in pursuing careers in this field of study. Students will open a heart to examine the internal structures and how they relate to
These task cards allow students to go through the dissection process of the heart while answering questions. They are asked to squeeze, feel, describe, and compare what they see while dissecting the heart. The activity includes 24 task cards which can be laminated and used for years. These cards h
Looking for an engaging lab experience that is differentiated (modeled after the choice menu), assesses individually within groups working together on the same specimen, and is QUICK and EASY to grade? Check out this tic-tac-toe board for the Sheep Heart Dissection. Students will work in groups and
This video walks through the dissection of a sheep heart. It contains all of the steps and background information necessary for the dissection. The documents included are: a vocabulary activity and a heart diagram.