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Amy H. AP Biology 11th grade student
Kathleen Outlaw, AP Biology Instructor
Madison County High School
This podcasts unveils the roots causes of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Furthermore, the podcast was intended to cover the curriculum requirement for AP Biology by exploring the etiology and the effects of both types of diabetes. The podcast allows the learner to compare and contrast the two types of diabetes with regard to cause and effects. Diabetes is a serious disease and the number of type 2 form of diabetes is rising at an alarming rate.
Content Areas: Science
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
[S1] BIO (9-12) 5: Identify cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, organisms, populations, communities, and ecosystems as levels of organization in the biosphere.
[S1] A&P (9-12) 3: Classify major types of cells, including squamous, cuboidal, columnar, simple, and stratified.
[S1] A&P (9-12) 5: Identify anatomical structures and functions of the integumentary system.
[S1] A&P (9-12) 10: Identify structures and functions of the digestive system.
[S1] A&P (9-12) 13: Identify structures and functions of the urinary system.
[S1] A&P (9-12) 14: Identify the endocrine glands and their functions.
[S1] A&P (9-12) 15: Identify physiological effects and components of the immune system.