Human Body Explorations

by Karen Kalumuck and the Exploratorium Teacher Institute

Try some great life science activities that help learners discover how their bodies work. Suitable for middle-school-age students through adults, the explorations use low- or no-cost materials. Detailed preparation information, scientific background, and explanations are included, as well as classroom management guidelines for teachers. The activities are from the Exploratorium's Human Body Explorations book, which is now out of print.

Sample Pages

Contents

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About Human Body
Explorations

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Before You Begin

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Fruitful DNA Extraction

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The Domino Effect

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The Nose Knows

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