Nancy Torres, Angie Amaya,
and Carla Tellez
Have you ever been offered a drug of
Out of 71 Westlake students we
surveyed, 44% said Yes.
The other 56% said No.
Have you ever taken a prescription
Out of the 71 students,
NERVOUS SYSTEM: SPECIAL SENSES LAB
In this lab, you will investigate the behavior of the human nervous system and make observations of the
Activity 1: Touch Receptors (worth 10 points total)
List four sensations detected by the
What is the endocrine system?
A body system that uses
glands to secrete chemicals
called hormones that help
support homeostasis in the
Main glands in the endocrine
a. How long were you able to hold the book parallel to the ground?
I was able to hold the book parallel to the ground for a minute and 54 seconds.
b. What muscles experienced the most fatigue?
The muscles that experienced the most fatigue were
Death of a Diabetic Case Study
What are the symptoms of diabetes?
Slow healing bruises
What are the different types of diabetes? (6 points)
Type 1, Typ
The Deepwater Skyline oil slick was one of the biggest ecological catastrophes ever,
discharging about 4 million barrels of unrefined petroleum into the Bay of Mexico. For Atlantic
Bluefin fish, it happened best case scenario time of year, ami
06.05 Fetal Circulation
Directions: Complete the chart below with good detail. Two boxes have been done for you.
How are gases exchanged?
How are nutrients absorbed?
How are wastes removed?
How does blood flow through heart/lungs?
What main str
Section 1: Creating a Two-Month Budget
Imagine that you are a college student who lives away from home. You have a work-study job at your
college library, and you earn about $600 each month. You have one major long-term goal: you want to
save up money to
COMPARE AND CONTRAST
Directions: Complete the following graphic organizer comparing two weight loss methods. Examples
are listed below. You should choose two that are different. In other words, dont choose two diet
programs. Instead choose a diet program
SHAPES AND WEIGHTS Lesson 3.02/03
The purpose of this activity is to review facts about body shape and weight, and how an individual can
determine his or her own healthy weight.
1. Directions: Read each statement and select if you believe it is True T or
Vitamins and Minerals
*protects cells from the destruction
of oxygen *helps eyes adjust to
darkness * promotes normal growth
*health of tissues (skin
Taken from choosemyplate.gov
1. Check out SuperTracker, a free, interactive diet and activity tracking tool from
USDAs Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion: www.SuperTracker.usda.gov.
2. Using SuperTracker, complet
Paragraph on Diet and Wellness
For this assignment, you are going to type a brief paragraph - 5 to 10 sentences, describing your
current diet and wellness plan. Once you have completed, please submit to the drop box titled
NUTRITION AND WELLNESS
Assignment Box: MEDIA RESEARCH ACTIVITY
Writing Assignment: Nutrition Websites
Assignment: Evaluate ONE web-based nutrition site. Then answer the questions below.
Here are a few websites to choose from. You may also search on your o
FOOD BORNE ILLNESSES
Unit One, Lesson 5
Students should read the entire lesson for complete information.
Definition: A food borne illness is a disease that is caused by pathogenic micro-organisms in food
Example: bacteria or toxins produced by bacteria
Rectum: the final section of the large intestine, terminating at the anus.
Peritoneum:the serous membrane lining the cavity of the abdomen and covering the abdominal
Cecum:a pouch connected to the junction of the small and large intestines
The Endocrine System
Glands that secrete their products
(HORMONES) into extracellular
spaces around cells. The
hormones then enter into the
bloodstream by diffusing into the
capillaries located next to the
Glands and Organs of
It was recently reported that there was a man in India developed an unusual flower
shaped cataract in his left eye. He was riding his bike when a car
jayda Hernandez b7 should the olympics In Rio be canceled or postponed because of
the Zika virus?
The olympics in rio should be canceled. The Zika virus doesn't seem very dangerous
when you just see that it causes a fever,rash, joint pain, and red eyes. A
This article is about e cigarette and how they are affecting children. It is said that
children under six are being poisoned by nicotine. They say that it has increased asked
at least by 1500%