Knowing the basic Directional Terms and Body Planes is ESSENTIAL to studying the human body. This fun project helps students learn the various directional terms and body planes by creating a fun cartoon based poster defining all of them.
My students LOVE doing this one at the start of the year. It also them to tap into their artistic side as we learn about the human body.
a. Superficial and Deep
b. Proximal and Distal
c. Anterior (ventral) and Posterior (dorsal)
d. Superior (cranial) and Inferior (caudal)
e. Medial and Lateral
f. Midsagittal Plane
g. Transverse Plane
h. Frontal Plane