Use argument supported by evidence for how the body is a system of interacting subsystems composed of groups of cells.

Menstrual Cycle Lesson Plan: Make a Movie

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, invites students to explore BrainPOP resources to learn about the menstrual cycle. After identifying the sequence of stages of the menstrual cycle, students...

Trout Anatomy Lesson Plan: Build-A-Trout Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the interactive simulation Build-A-Trout to explore a trout’s organs and understand how they work in relation to each other. Working in pair...

Frog Anatomy Lesson Plan: Build-A-Frog Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the interactive simulation Build-A-Frog  to explore a frog’s organs and understand how they  work in relation to each other. Working in pair...

Animal Cell Lesson Plan: Build-A-Cell Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-A-Cell: Animal to explore the organelles that make up an animal cell. Working in pairs or small groups, student...

Respiratory System Lesson Plan: Build-A-Body Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-A-Body: Respiratory System to assemble a human respiratory system from organs. Case studies challenge students ...

Circulatory System Lesson Plan: Build-A-Body Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-a-Body: Circulatory System to assemble the human circulatory system from its organs. Case studies challenge stu...

Excretory System Lesson Plan: Build-A-Body Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-a-Body: Excretory System to assemble a human excretory system from organs. Case studies challenge students to p...

Skeletal System Lesson Plan: Build-a-Body Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-a-Body: Skeletal System to assemble a skeletal system from the major bones of the human body and discover how t...

Nervous System Lesson Plan: Build-a-Body Interactive

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In this lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, students use the drag-and-drop game Build-a-Body: Nervous System to build a human nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves...

Cell Division Process Lesson Plan: Control of the Cell Cycle Game

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This lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-8, challenges students to use what they know about cell division to play a game in which they control cell division from inside a cell’s nucleus. They must mak...