Pig Heart Dissection- Distance Learning Programs - AIMS

Pig Heart Dissection- a guided pig heart dissection for middle and high school students presented by a physician, medical or graduate student. Students observe and dissect in pairs as they compare the pig heart to the human heart. The primary focus is on the anatomy and flow of blood through the heart.

 

* A professional facilitator utilizes human specimens to explore anatomy and pathology prior to a guided dissection of organs.

Fee
Grade Level
Program Format
Available Dates
Suggested Dates
Time
Program Length
$265.00 per Program
High School and Middle School
Distance Learning
Scheduled Upon Request at least 4 weeks in advance Programs can be conducted on your choice of dates
Mutually agreed upon dates during academic year
Mutually agreed upon time during school hours

National Science Education (NSES) Content Standards for grades 9-12

  • Content Standard:K-12 Unifying Concepts and Processes :Systems order and organization; Evidence, models and explanation; Form and function
  • Content Standard F, Science in Personal and Social Perspectives: Personal and community health
  • Content Standard C, Life Science: Matter, energy and organization of living systems
  • Content Standard A Science as Inquiry
National Science Education (NSES) Content Standards for grades 5-8
  • Content Standard A Science as Inquiry
  • Content Standard C, Life Science: Structure and function in living systems; Diversity and adaptations of organisms
  • Content Standard F, Science in Personal and Social Perspectives: Personal Health
Show Me Standards (Science and Health/Physical Education)
  • Science 3. Characteristics and interactions of living organisms
  • Health/Physical Education 1. Structures of, functions of and relationships among human body systems
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