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Resources

Books

Adler, David. You Breathe In, You Breathe Out. New York: Franklin Watts, 1991.

Allison, Linda. Blood and Guts. NY: Little Brown and Company, 1979.

Clayman, Charles. The Human Body. NY: Dorling Kindersley, 1995.

Gaskin, John. Breathing. New York: Franklin Watts, 1984.

Kalina, Sigmund. Your Blood and Its Cargo. New York: Lothrop, Lee and Sherpard, 1974.

Kittridge, Mary. The Respiratory System. NY: Chelsea House, 1989.

Parker, Steve. How the Body Works. Pleasantville, NY: Readers Digest Association, 1994.

Parker, Steve. Look At Your body, Lungs. Connecticut: Copper Beach Books, 1996.

Parker, Steve. The Body. NY: Lorenz, 1996.

Parramon, Merce. The Invisible World: How Our Blood Circulates. NY: Chelsea House, 1994.

Simon, Seymour. The Heart. New York: Morrow Junior Books, 1996.

Van Cleave, Janice. The Human Body For Every Kid. NY: Wiley, 1995.

Zubrowski, Bernie. Messing Around With Water Pumps and Siphons. Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1981.

WebLinks

Map of the Human Heart
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/body/map-human-heart.html
See exactly how your heart pumps blood throughout your body and learn astounding facts about the human heart.

American Heart Association Facts
http://www.shakopee.k12.mn.us/Page/2627
Research shows that healthy children learn more effectively and achieve more academically. If the lessons of lifetime physical activity and healthy food and beverage choices are modeled at home and reinforced in school, children will have the optimal foundation for healthy living.

How Lungs Work
http://www.lung.org/your-lungs/how-lungs-work
Your lungs are part of a group of organs and tissues that all work together to help you breathe. This system is called the respiratory system. The main job of the respiratory system is to move fresh air into and get waste gases out of the body.

Colored images of the heart from many angles.
http://www.innerbody.com/image/card01.html

Human anatomy illustrations and descriptions.
http://www.innerbody.com

Anatomy Resource Guide for Nursing Students
http://nursejournal.org/community/anatomy-resource-guide-for-nursing-students
Physicians, surgeons, nurses, and pharmacy technicians must all know and understand anatomy and how the parts of our bodies work together in synergy in order for people to remain healthy.

 

| lesson 1: Pulse of Life| lesson 2: Keeps on Pumpin' | lesson 3: Under Pressure | lesson 4: Sounds of the Heart | lesson 4a: Valves and Pumps | lesson 5: Lub Dub (valves) | lesson 5a: The Heart as a Pump | lesson 6: Go With the Flow | lesson 7: Lung Model | lesson 8: Ins and Outs of Respiration | lesson 9: Catch Your Breath | lesson 10: O2 CO2 Skit | lesson 11: X-Rays |

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