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

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
Adrianne Hays, BA, CCLS
687 total reviews for this teacher
1 review for this class
Completed by 8 learners
year olds
learners per class


Charged upfront
$16 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 12 weeks
50 minutes per class
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Class Experience

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. 
I will provide handouts for students to review what they learned each week. 
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
Students will be assessed informal through questions in class as well as in a weekly cahoot review game.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
We will use some youtube videos when helpful for learning a topic and for a weekly review.


Adrianne Hays, BA, CCLSTeacher, Homeschool mom of two (Bay Area)
687 total reviews
586 completed classes

About Me

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... 
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