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Anemia, causes

Anemia is a deficiency of red blood cells in the circulatory system, and is measured by testing the concentration of blood cells in the blood relative to the other components of blood; through a “hematocrit” ( part of an “H&H, which many of us are familiar with). 319 more words

Follow a Drop of Blood Through the Body

We recently followed a drop of blood through the heart.  This week, we would like to follow a drop of blood through the body.  But first, we would like to review quickly how a drop of blood flows through the heart. 287 more words

See Inside Your Body by Daynes & King

Publication Information: Daynes, Katie (author) & King, Colin (Illus.); Saffron Hill: Usborne Publishing, 2006 ISBN 978-0-7945-2045-8

Plot Description: This book begins with an explanation of how great and amazing the human body is, how all its parts function together to do things like breath, heal, and pump blood. 755 more words

Elementary School

Know your Cardiovascular / Circulatory System

System Function:

To supply oxygenated blood to the body parts from the heart and to get deoxygenated blood to the heart for purification.


Heart, Blood vessels i.e. 482 more words

Body System

Don't Skip A Beat: A Feline's Circulatory System

A feline’s circulatory system, or cardiovascular system, is responsible for circulating blood throughout the body. Its role is to transport oxygen, nutritive substances, immune substances, hormones, and chemicals to the tissues and organs of the body necessary for normal function. 1,526 more words


Red Suits

I’m in the Head Office, the Heart, dropping off my case and brushing my hands together to rid them of non-existent dirt. People, or… 1,278 more words

Short Stories

Unit of Inquiry - Who We Are - How Blood Circulates through The Heart and Lungs

What a fun way to learn about circulatory system!  Grade 4 students showed their understanding of how blood circulates through the heart and lungs and to all parts of human body by walking on this huge “circulatory system mat”. 59 more words

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