Everything you need to teach a unit on the cardiovascular system! This unit is great on its own, or can be used in combination with a pre-existing unit! Appropriate for 4th-8th grade.
Co-authored by a current medical student and teacher, this unit is both content-rich and engaging!
This unit includes:
1.) Common Core alignments for 4th-8th grade
2.) Instructions for the teacher
3.) Cardiovascular KWL
4.) Experiment: Cardiovascular pulse
5.) 3-2-1 assessment
6.) Reading- general overview of the cardiovascular system, types of vessels .
7.) Comprehension questions to go along with readings
8.) Experiment: Model Arteries
9.) Model arteries exit slip assessment
10.) Reading- pathway of oxygenated and deoxygenated blood through the heart, a look at major vessels involved in the transportation of blood, four chambers of the heart.
11.) Cardiovascular readers theater
12.) Labeling activity: pathway of blood & labeling activity answer key
13.) Mini Assessment: Students will create a rap, skit, or song, to perform in the iHeart Circulation Festival
14.) Rubric for mini-assessment
15.) Project: Travel Brochure-- students will take the role of a travel agent selling trips to the circulatory system. They will create a brochure advertising this journey. Includes a sample brochure, project planning guide, and grading rubric.
16.) "I have, who has?" Circulatory system review & answer key
17.) Cardiovascular System Unit Review
18.) Cardiovascular System Unit Test & Answer Key
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***Cover Art Credit:
Thank you to the following for the cover clipart:
Laura Martinez: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Teacher-Laura
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