Subject(s): Biology | Maths
Resources included: Educator notes, Student sheets, Presentation slides, Extension sheet
Time: 60 minutes
Target age range: 11-14.
Use this module to introduce your students to gas
exchange systems and what can affect them, from smoking to exercise,
asthma and allergies. A quick starter activity is followed by two fun
lab activities which include working scientifically practice and
Your students may have already done the How we breathe starter
activity, but we've included it below in case they haven't. We
recommend that you deliver that 15 minute module before you start Dust and breathing, unless your students have already been introduced to the basics of the respiratory system.
Download resources: Educator notes, Student sheets, Presentation slides, Extension sheet