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6th Grade Health - Cow Heart Dissection

Posted Date: 11/14/2019

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On November 14th, Mr. Pomatto and Mrs. DeGarmo's 6th grade health classes had the opportunity to participate in a cow heart dissection. The dissection culminated a unit over heart health.  Prior to the dissection, students spent time learning about ways to keep their heart healthy like eating right, exercising, and staying away from smoking and vaping. Next, students were introduced to 17 heart parts, learned about their functions, and finally tested over those parts. The dissection allowed students to see those parts in an authentic real-life setting. It was a great morning!!d