Physiology

The following resources were developed for classroom use by high school biology teachers who participated in MCB-HHMI Outreach's Summer 2009 "Experimental Biology and Multimedia Workshop". This year's topic was "Physiology".

Keep in mind that lesson formats vary greatly because each was developed with a particular classroom in mind. All lessons align with state and national science standards as described within the lesson or in an accompanying file.

Understanding Your BMI and Making Healthy Choices
Catherine Erickson  (Introductory Biology)
How different diseases affect various body systems
Ann LaBrode (Introductory Biology)
Physiology of Flagella in Bacterial Movement
Daniel Smith (Introductory or Advanced Biology)
Evolution of Human Walking and Running
Danny Fain (Introductory Biology)
Evolution, Adaptation, and Running
Gale Christensen (Introductory Biology)
Homeostasis: Negative Feedback pathways in the Human Body
Karyn Coulon (Introductory Biology)
Natural Selection, Homeostasis, and Thermoregulation with Fur
Tracy Haswell (Introductory Biology)
The Science of Sleep
Tina Locke (Introductory Biology)