Circulatory System Activities

 

A) Common learning objectives
(The activities are highlighted in fuchsia. The links are highlighted in yellow)


Part 1: BLOOD VESSELS (activity 1)

1.   Types of blood vessels (Listening and writing)

The video describes the different types of blood vessels, and explains how their role and function in the body. Video duration: just over a minute.

Activity 1: Click on the link below, try to understand the animation and make a brief written summary. 

Blood vessels

2.  The process of blood clotting (just listen and try to understand)

In the following animation you can see how your blood clots when you get a wound. Click on the link below, try to understand the animation.

Blood clotting

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Part 2: THE HUMAN HEART (activities 2, 3, 4, 5)

3. How the body works: the heart

Look carefully at the internal structure of the heart. Try to identify each of the parts shown in the drawing. (You can click below the silhouette of the heart to see solutions).

Activity 2: Click on the link below, print out, label the parts of the heart, and circle the four valves.

Internal structure of the heart

4. The heart jigsaw

Activity 3: Click on the link below. Try to understand the internal structure of the heart, distinguishing the parts shown in the image. Then click on the start button and drag and drop the pieces into position. Press spacebar to rotate the pieces. Once solved the puzzle, copy and paste it into a Word document. Print out and submit it to the teacher at the time he will indicate you.

The heart jigsaw

5. Parts of the heart and blood vessels

Activity 4: Click on the link below and then drag the parts of the heart to the corresponding box. Do the same with the performance of blood vessels. Once solved the exercise, copy and paste it into a Word document. Print it out and submit it to the teacher at the time he will indicate you.

Heart Labels

6. The heart (animation)

Activity 5: Let's see how the heart works. Click on the link below and look carefully at the names of the parts shown in the drawing of the heart and blood movement inside. Make a brief written summary of the contents of the animation or video. Remember! You can check the labels for help. (Press the pause as often as necessary until you can better understand how the heart works).

How the heart works

 

7. Structure and function of the heart (YOUTUBE) (just listen and try to understand)

Click on the link below. The animation shows the inner structure of human heart, and how the human heart works.

How the heart works (3' 02")  

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Part 3: BLOOD CIRCULATION (activities 6, 7,8)

 

8. THE CIRCULATORY SYSTEM (animation) (Listening and writing) (activity 6)

Activity 6: Click on the link below and watch carefully how the circulatory system works. Write down the path of the blood cell in the two circuits that constitute the circulatory system. Make a brief written summary of the contents of the animation or video.

Blood system

9. Matching game (Read and verify knowledge) (activity 7)

Activity 7: Click on the link below and then answer the 21 questions proposed by dragging the correct answer to the corresponding box. Repeat the exercise as many times as necessary until you have solved all your doubts.

Questions about the circulatory system I (21 questions)

As usual, create a document Word with the correct answers. Submit it to the teacher at the time he will indicate you.

10. Keeping healthy (Listening and writing) (activity

Activity 8: Click on the link below. Click the buttons to make Ruby sleep, sit, walk and run. What effect does each activity have on the heart? Then, listen carefully to the different options available for each question and answer the 10 questions proposed (Quiz).

As usual, create a document Word with the correct answers and print them out. Submit it to the teacher at the time he will indicate you.

Keeping healthy

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B) Extension activities (optional). Part 4 

About blood circulation (activities 9, 10)

11. How the heart works (Listening and writing, activity 9)

Activity 9: Make a brief written summary of the contents of the animation or video.

Movie - How the heart works (6' 12").

12. QUIZ: Heart & Circulatory System (activity 10)

How much do you know about your heart? Find out by taking this quiz!

Activity 10: Click on the link below. Then answer the 10 questions proposed (Quiz). You have to create a document Word with the correct answers and print them. Submit it to the teacher at the time he will indicate you.

Questions about the heart and the circulatory system II

10 de diciembre, 2015


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