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Activity Description of "The Wing & I"

Title The Wing & I
Audience Biology, Life Science, Anatomy
Abstract Students observe the different tissues that make up a bird's wing, relate the structure of a bird's wing to its function, compare and contrast the range of motion of a bird's wing with that of the human arm, and observe the movement of opposing pairs of muscles.
Author Jim Ekstrom
Unifying Concept Form and function
Science and Technology
Science as Inquiry Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
History and Nature of Science
Science in Personal and Social Perspectives
Life, Physical, Earth Sciences Structure and function in living systems
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