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Island Explorers Curriculum Home

 

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Lesson Plan 6

 (Concepts/Objectives)

"WHAT'S ON THE INSIDE"

QUESTION
What is the basic internal structure of a fish? How is it similar to a human?

UNDERLYING CONCEPT
There are both similarities and differences between the internal structures of humans and fish. Dissecting a fish will allow the student to see the insides and compare the organs to a human body.

SKILLS

  • Dissection
  • Identification

OBJECTIVES

Students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate dissecting techniques
  • Identify parts of the organism and compare the organs to the human body appearance and function

TIME NEEDED

  • About 1 hour

MATERIALS NEEDED