Physical Development of Children
By Kathi Lengyel
In this interactive object, learners select the correct description of a child in the five stages of development in the following categories: pattern of growth, vital signs, organ development, vision and hearing, and developmental stage.
The Sense of Taste
By Barbara Liang
In this interactive object, learners examine the structure and function of the sense of taste.
By Luci Gunderson
In this activity, you will learn various behaviors that do or do not relate to professional behaviors in the health care setting.
By Dennis Schmidt
Learners will examine how cardiac markers are used in the diagnosis of cardiac disease.
The Anatomy of the Heart (Video)
By Becky Polk-Pohlman
In this video learners view the valves and chambers of the heart.
By Amy Janssen
Learners complete a crossword puzzle with terms that relate to common diseases and disorders of the respiratory system. Immediate feedback is provided. Learners have the option to send an e-mail to their instructors notifying them that the learning object has been completed.
Label the Dental X-ray Tubehead
By Joan Rohrer
The tubehead is a sealed, heavy metal housing that contains the x-ray tube that produces dental x-rays. This learning object will provide students with practice identifying and labeling the dental x-ray tubehead.
In this animated and interactive object, learners examine ABO blood antigens and Rh antigens and their compatibility.
Ascending Tract: The Posterior White Columns
In this animated activity, learners view the pathways and functions of the fasciculus gracilis and the fasciculus cuneatus.
Muscle Cell Contraction
In this animated activity, learners examine muscle cell contraction and relaxation and consider the role of calcium ions.
The Sense of Hearing (Screencast)
In this screencast, learners examine hearing and balance. Detailed drawings of the outer, middle, and inner ear structures are included.
The Cell: Passive Transport Diffusion
In this animated object, learners view molecules as they collide and move between two different solutions. They also observe what happens when the temperature of the solutions is raised or lowered.
Anatomy of the Ear
By Donna Matusewic
The student identifies the anatomical parts of the ear and learns the purpose and function of these parts. A review follows the lesson.
The Skeleton: Bones & Joints
By Robert Formanek
In this interactive object, learners review the major parts of the skeletal system by clicking on the correct term as each bone or joint is highlighted on a skeleton.
Medical vs. Nursing Diagnoses
By Diane Cozzi
In this interactive and animated object, learners classify a number of diagnoses by shooting a soccer ball into goals marked "Medical" and "Nursing."
Transport Processes Requiring ATP
In this animated object, students observe how ATP energy is used to move substances across the cell membrane from an area of lower concentration to an area of higher concentration and when something too large needs to get in or out of a cell.
A Typical Animal Cell
By Gerald Heins
In this interactive object, learners identify the parts of an animal cell and its organelles.
Anatomical Terminology: Body Regions
Students identify the various regions of the human body through drag-and-drop exercises.
Facial and Head Muscles in Action
By Eileen Bouchard
Students identify various muscles of the face and scalp and see them in action in this animated activity.
In this animated object, learners examine how the sensory, motor, mixed, and reflex nerves work in the human body.
The Neuromuscular Junction
In this animated object, learners examine the major events that occur at the neuromuscular junction.
In this learning activity you'll review how every protein molecule of an organism is synthesized by that organism in a prescribed process. This activity helps students understand the fundamental life process of making protein.
An Overview of Pulmonary and Systemic Circulation
By Wendy Dusek
In this animated and interactive object, learners examine how blood flows through the heart and lungs. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Superficial Skeletal Muscles
Learners read descriptions of the actions of the superficial skeletal muscles and see their locations. A 61-question quiz completes the activity.
The 12 Cranial Nerves
In this interactive and animated object, learners read a description of the number, name, and function of the cranial nerves. A matching quiz completes the activity.