Students are in role as a trainee nurse, treating A&E patients. They have to make models of different types of cells to explain the conditions of the patients to the Health Minister.
- If we think of living things in terms of organs, tissues and cells we can explain how our bodies work and what goes wrong when we are injured or unwell
- Individual cells are alive and they work together to keep our whole body alive
Blueprint curriculum link
- Unit: Cells
- Concept: Specialised cells: Multicellular organisms have specialised cells with adaptations to allow them to carry out specific functions
- Skills: Models: Show the relationships between variables visually
- Learning stage: Acquire
- Teachers guide
- Powerpoint presentation
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Really interesting topics for the pupils to do.
It worked well inside a previous lesson i have produced. So all good and relevant.