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Exploring the Human Body: Anatomy and Physiology for Middle School.

Adrianne Hays, BA, CCLS
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Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(756)
In this 12 week course, we will learn about basic human anatomy and physiology. We will learn what parts of the human body are called and how the systems work individually and as a team! Fun and hands on! #academic

Class experience

US Grade 5 - 8
Students will have basic knowledge of human anatomy and physiology.
I am a Certified Child Life Specialist and have experience working in the hospital setting with children and adolescents. As part of my Bachelor's degree program I took Medical Terminology and Anatomy and Physiology. Part of the role of a child life specialist is to help children and teens understand medical procedures and tests by using developmentally appropriate language. 
Homework Offered
I will provide handouts for students to review what they learned each week.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Students will be assessed informal through questions in class as well as in a weekly cahoot review game.
Grades Offered
Handouts will be posted weekly on the classroom. Weekly supplies - Crayons or colored pencils, pencil, scissors, glue or glue stick.

Week 1- Light colored piece of construction paper, dark crayon, vegetable oil, a few q-tips, handouts provided
Week 2 - 3 tall glasses (one filled with hot water, one filled with cold (ice) water, one filled with room temperature water 
Week 3 - Stapler, string, tape, cardstock or cardboard, scissors
Week 4 - marshmallow, toothpick, jar or small glass, water, balloon, 2 plastic straws, water (red food coloring optional) cookie sheet for underneath heart pump experiment so table doesn't get wet
Week 5 - red water beads, 4-5 ping pong balls, purple craft foam or plastic straws 
Week 6 - pepper, water, bowl, dish soap
Week 7 - 2 ziplock bags or paper lunch bags, 2 plastic straws, tape (preferably masking tape or duct tape), clay or play dough
Week 8 - large ziplock bag, 2 crackers, clear soda 
Week 9 - weekly supplies (optional experiment - iodine, cornstarch, water, bowl, small ziplock bag)
Week 10 - handouts provided, weekly supplies, 6 colors of playdoh, pipe cleaner, lifesavers or Cheerios or beads (anything that can be strung on the pipe cleaner)
Week 11 - handouts provided
Week 12 - weekly supplies, handouts from past weeks for review
We will use some youtube videos when helpful for learning a topic and Kahoot.it for a weekly review.
Star Educator
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(756)
Hello! My name is Adrianne Hays. I am currently a homeschooling mom of two kids. We have been homeschooling for 10 years. Before teaching on outschool, I spent 5 years teaching math and science to preschool and elementary school students through... 
Group Class


weekly or $195 for 12 classes
1x per week, 12 weeks
50 min

Completed by 66 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 12-15
3-16 learners per class

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