Link to FREE Anatomy & Physiology Book This site provides instruction and quizzes.
Link to FREE Online Anatomy Course Enter without an account if you do not want to sign up.
Link to FREE textbook This is a Biology book, but Chapters 11-21 relate to Body Systems. Change the chapter via the dropdown box. Good interactive learning activities.
About the Heart: This site has many activities. Be sure to scroll down and click on "Find the Heart with a Virtual Stethoscope."
Animations Scroll down to the Cardiovascular System.
Animations and Videos This site has a lot of information about the heart and diseases. Scroll down to the Cardiovascular section.
Arrythmias: Choose from the drop down list to see animations.
Atherosclerosis: Videos to help you understand plaque buildup in arteries and how high cholesterol contributes.
Blood Flow Through The Heart: Drag the colored balls to the placeholders.
Blood Pressure Videos This site has 13 videos about blood pressure. Select the ones you want to see or let them play one after the other.
Cardiac Anatomy: Lots of tutorials, videos, and information about the heart.
Code Fred: Try to save Fred from the wolf, infection, and starvation.
Contraction and Blood Flow Watch the “Contraction” and “Electrical System” videos.
Electrocardiogram Game Click on “Play the Electrocardiogram Game” button. The directions are easy to follow. Be sure to look at the animation of the conduction system during the ECG to help determine each patient’s condition. Print your results, write your name on it, and turn it in for BONUS POINTS on the Ch 11 Test.
Email Homework Left side of screen, under Quizzes: Complete the Chapter 22 Simple Multiple Choice. Then complete the three (3) Animation Quizzes. Email results to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Email Homework Alternate: On the Ch 18 page, scroll down to the Chapter Quizzes. Complete the Art Labeling Quiz, Matching Quiz, Multiple Choice (Level I), and True/False. Email results to email@example.com.
Email Homework - Alternate: Here's a third option for the Email Homework if you encounter problems with either of the other two. Complete the Feedback MC Quiz and True or False Feedback Quiz for Chapter 15. Then select the Crossword Puzzle to print and complete. Type in the email address to send results to firstname.lastname@example.org for a homework grade.
Game Zone: Scroll down and select a sport. If you answer correctly, you get a chance to score.
Heart Attack: Scroll down to the bottom and click on the "start" button.
Heart Bypass Surgery: CABG - animation explaining coronary artery bypass graft surgery.
Heart Disorder Animations Select from the list of conditions to see the see the animations.
Heart Labeling: Complete the Internal and External Heart, Cardiac Conduction System, and Path of blood through the heart.
Heart Labeling 2: Click the Heart link in the Cardiovascular box.
Heart Labeling Practice Scroll down to The Cardiovascular System: The Heart, and click on the three different activities titled “Structure of the Heart.”
Heart Labeling Practice 2 Scroll down to #11 for practice activities.
Heart Procedures Information and pictures
Heart Site.com: Scroll down to the animation showing the opening and closing of all four valves.
Heart Sounds This animation shows the conduction system, heartbeat, and anatomy of the heart. You can also hear the heart sounds. Select the “Heart Attack” tab to view what happens in a myocardial infarction.
Heart - Surgery videos! Click on each picture to start a Quick Time video showing each step of the procedures. You will need to keep going back after you finish each video clip to click on the next picture.
Heart Valves These pictures give a nice view of the valves.
Murmurs: Listen to different heart murumurs.
NOVA Science Video: Custom made organs can revolutionize organ transplantation! This is an amazing technological advancement!
Open Heart Surgery Video
Operation Heart Transplant: Enter our virtual NOVA operating theatre, where you will be given a scalpel and perform a heart transplant of your own.
Samuel's Spina Bifida Surgery: Scroll down to see a slide show of the fetus' hand coming out of the womb and grabbing the surgeon's finger.
Sheep Heart Dissection Video: Need the sound turned on. This video is about 7 minutes long.
Sheep Heart with MRI: click on the sheep heart diagram. Select from the list on the right to see more heart actions.
Valve Repair Surgery Short animation/video
Varicose Veins: Animation
Varicose Veins Treatment: Short video and explanation
Varicose Veins Treatment: Short animation.
Videos Select from the PBS videos on the left side of the screen.
Videos: From Anatomy Arcade Video Library.
Virtual Heart: Select "Cardiac Rhythms" then select from the conditions across the top of the screen to see the heart in action.
Virtual Lab: Cardiology lab.