Tag Archives: Heart

Is that like tachycardia?

February 16, 2012

0 Comments

Is that like tachycardia?

A student in my 2nd Block cardio/health class yesterday asked an astute question while we were covering cardio vascular disorders.  After a quick description of an arrhythmia, a student raised her hand and asked, “Is an arrhythmia the same as tachycardia?”  I love it when students bring previous knowledge into the classroom and have it interact […]

Continue reading...

Who has the best blood?

February 14, 2012

0 Comments

Who has the best blood?

In cardio/health this morning we were discussing blood components, blood types, and cholesterol when a student asked the question, “Who has the best blood?”  This lead to a discussion of donating blood and the types of blood that make for good donors and good receivers.  After about 10 minutes on the topic, it seemed that […]

Continue reading...

The Valentine Heart

February 11, 2012

0 Comments

Mrs. Farren and Mrs. Bailey passed this lesson on to me.  Students followed along and drew (then colored) a Valentine shaped heart labeled with all sorts of anatomical features.

Continue reading...