Circulation in Humans


Overview of Circulation
Quizlet - Circulatory System

Blood

  1. Circulation in humans is designed to complete the functions listed on p 92
  2. Create a flow diagram for the exchange of substances between capillaries and the fluid surrounding the cells.
  3. Blood and its constituents - red blood cells, haemoglobin, white blood cells, platelets and plasma.

Blood Vessels

  1. Refer to the Circulation interactive (the coloured words activate the diagrams)

Heart

  1. Watch the Heart Animation and then create a complete cardiac cycle flow diagram for blood flow.
  2. Cardiac cycle - extended version
  3. Cardiac cycle with ventricular pressure changes
  4. Heart Labelling activity

Blood Pressure

  1. Measuring Blood Pressure with a sphygmomanometer

Exercise

  1. Heart response to exercise work through the interactive and answer the questions.

Lymphatics

  1. Lymphatic systems and the Immune Response (complete the associated quiz)

Check up activities

  1. Quizlet - Circulatory System
  2. Wisc-online interactive Crossword
  3. Heart Labelling activity
  4. Interactive game - Sailing the circulation
  5. Open Heart Surgery at the ABC
  6. BBC - Interactive Organs


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external image labeled-diagram-of-human-heart.jpg

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General Circulation Resources

http://www.abpischools.org.uk/res/coResourceImport/resources04/heart/heart2.cfm - extremely good overview
http://www.wisc-online.com/Objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=AP14604 Red Blood Cells
http://www.wisc-online.com/Objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=ap12504 Heart interactive
http://www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/v/the-lungs-and-pulmonary-system Khan Academy video
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/body/map-human-heart.html Nova - Heart diagram with labels and blood flow

Wisc-online Circulation Crossword
http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=NUR3904 complicated x-word

Interactive game - Sailing the circulation

Open Heart Surgery
http://www.abc.net.au/science/lcs/heart.htm
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/eheart/transplantwave.htm

Class wiki on Circulation
http://abc-missangelochsbiologyclass.wikispaces.com/j.+Circulatory+System

BBC - Interactive Organs
http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/interactives/3djigsaw_02/index.shtml?organs
Blood
Cardiovascular System