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Heart Rate Activity: Body Positions and Physical Activity

Resource ID#: 128829

Primary Type: Lesson Plan

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This is a activity that should be used after a full introduction/lesson for the cardiovascular and circulatory system has been completed. Students should be able to determine how physical body changes affect the heart rate and blood flow.

General Information

Subject(s): Science, Health Education, Physical Education
Grade Level(s): 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators
Suggested Technology: Basic Calculators, Overhead Projector, Assistive Technology
Instructional Time: 1 Hour(s)
Keywords: cardiovascular system, heart, heart rate, heart anatomy, heart valves, heart anatomy and physiology, oxygen-rich blood, blood flow
Instructional Component Type(s): Lesson Plan Worksheet Problem-Solving Task
Resource Collection: FCR-STEMLearn Diversity and Ecology

Aligned Standards

Name Description
SC.912.L.14.36: Describe the factors affecting blood flow through the cardiovascular system.