Project: Human Body System

Teacher: Gail Cox
School: Topeka High School
Location: Topeka, Kansas USA
Start Date: 03/23/2009
End Date: 05/01/2009
Project Plan
Unique Requests of
Participating Mentors:

Would like mentors working in the field of medicine and life sciences.


The students and mentors will create a unit on a body system to represent to a middle school/junior high audience. Other science teachers will help evaluate each unit.


1. cooperative group work with a mentor. This will model collaboration among scientists.



Grade Level:


Content Area:

Anatomy and physiology

Student Outcomes:

. Student will create and present a unit on a body system.

Evaluation of
Student Outcomes:

To be determined.

Teacher Role:

Teacher will provide guidance and communication with the mentors.

Mentor Role:

Mentors will help students find resources, critique on-going work, and help with the science related concepts.