Ideal for grades 6-10
Duration: thirty minutes
©MCMXCVI Healthward Bound Productions
Healthward Bound: A Lifelong Journey brings the miracle of the human body to
life in the classroom. The episodes and guide is designed to meed the of health and
science students. As a multimedia teaching tool, Healthward Bound is ideal for student
with different learning systels and capabilities and for cross-curricular applications.
Healthward Bound opens with an orthopaedic surgon walking through a dinosuar exhibit
and discovering a truck filled iwth human bones. The surgon assembles a human steklton,
bone-by-bone the skelton takes shapes. Other medical professionals begin adding to the
form - organ by organ, system by system - until a complete human body is assembled.
"Huam" the newing formed guest guides students through the reamiaining episodes.
Throughout Healthward Bound medical professionals highlight each organ and
system and how the human body changes trhoughout a lifetime. The spealist present a
wealth of information in clear and simple sequences. Colorfu animation, fascinating, film
footge inside organs and sytems, intriguing facts and helpful grapics make learning
accessible and fun.
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public performance, c) campus or building closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand