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    In this activity (on pages 22-33), learners do the kind of work genetic scientists do, sorting and comparing (images of) genetic material strands called chromosomes. First, learners use two meters...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this craft-based activity, learners make DNA sequence bracelets that carry the code of an organism such as a human, trout, chimpanzee or butterfly. This activity reinforces the principle of...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this game (on pages 14-21), learners explore how each human being inherits genetic traits such as eye color. Learners use "Smiley Mother's Genes" cards and "Smiley Father&...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    This activity (on pages 16-23) lets learners measure each other's vital signs—the signs that help doctors understand what's going on in a patient body. Learners measure human body...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners take their own pulse and explore how heart rate is affected by various activities. Learners can then track their heart rate on the chart provided, and compare their heart...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners explore the great pump in their chests--the human heart! Learners will determine the amount of blood their heart will beat in their lifetime, their cardiac output (blood...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    During this lesson, learners will determine their blood pressure and learn about systolic and diastolic pressures. They also investigate how blood pressure works with an activity that uses a...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    In this activity, learners will investigate the sounds of the heart. Learners construct two stethoscopes, one out of paper and another made from vinyl tubing and a plastic bottle, and investigate...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    This is a demonstration you can use to show learners how valves and pumps work in concert to move blood through the circulatory system. <b>[Activity is publicly available through a web...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    Learners will build a homemade pump using a balloon, a mason jar, and some straws. Then, using the weblinks provided, they will explore the workings of the heart by comparing the actions of their...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes

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