The Heart - External Structure #GoogleExpeditions Lesson
This #GoogleExpeditions lesson develops students' understanding of human anatomy.

This introductory lesson introduces students to the main external features of the heart, identifying arteries and veins.

Google Expeditions are immersive 360 degree photo stories designed for use in the classroom. For more see:

This is Google Expeditions Lesson is number 1 of a 4 lesson sequence. It can be used as a standalone lesson or in conjunction with others listed below.

Lesson 1: Google Expeditions: The Heart – External Structure

Lesson 2: Google Expeditions: The Heart – Internal human heart structure

Lesson 3: Google Expeditions: The Heart – Electrical control of the heart beat

Lesson 4: Google Expeditions: The Heart – Cardiovascular disease

Cover image credit: Wikipedia - By Blausen Medical Communications, Inc. (Donated via OTRS, see ticket for details) [CC BY 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons


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Created: Oct 5, 2016

Updated: Mar 6, 2019

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