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Tool #83: Medical Animation Library

Type:  Animated graphics of body function,  processes and disease

Teacher:  All Levels (Science, A&P, Health Careers)

Student Use:  Increase understanding, Contrast and compare functions

The Medical Animation Library is operated by the University of Pennsylvania.  Includes numerous flash animations of body function (e.g. breathing), surgical processes (e.g. open heart surgery), and disease processes (e.g. diabetes).  Definately worth a look-see to supplement your student’s understanding.


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Tool #82: ScribbleMap

Type:  Interactive Mapping/Drawing

Teacher:  All Levels (Geography, Social Studies)

Student Use:  Map study, Geography skills

ScribbleMaps adds an interactive drawing tool to Google Maps.  Great for tablet pcs, but any mouse will do.  You can both draw and type on the maps and share the maps with others. 


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