Title: Night Lights
In this Science Update, from Science NetLinks, you'll hear why bright nighttime lights could be bad for women's health. Science Updates are audio interviews with scientists and are accompanied by a set of questions as well as links to related Science NetLinks lessons and other related resources.
Standard(s): [S1] A&P (9-12) 14: Identify the endocrine glands and their functions.
Title: More Than Skin Deep!
Your Skin and You Web Address URL:
[SC2015] HAP (9-12) 3: Obtain and communicate information to explain the integumentary system's
structure and function, including layers and accessories of skin and types of
membranes.Digital Tool Description: Students will use this interactive tool to explore the science behind our skin, its functions, and how they can protect themselves from skin cancer and acne.
Title: Diabetes: A Serious Matter
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. Standard(s):
[SC2015] HAP (9-12) 13: Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information to support the claim that the endocrine glands secrete hormones that help the body maintain homeostasis through feedback loops.