- Student instructions
- Dialysis color print handout
- Dialysis tubing
- Plastic cup
- Simulated “Red Blood Cells”, “Glucose”, “Protein”, and “Urea”
- Test strips for simulated protein, glucose and salt testing
$13.95 – $111.95
How does a kidney dialysis machine remove wastes from the blood of a patient with kidney failure? Create a mini-model of a dialysis machine.
MS-LS1-3. Use argument supported by evidence for how the body is a system of interacting subsystems composed of groups of cells.
Developing and Using Models - Develop, revise, and/or use a model based on evidence to illustrate and/or predict the relationships between systems or between components of a system
LS1.A: Structure and Function - All living things are made up of cells. In organisms, cells work together to form tissues and organs that are specialized for particular body functions.
Systems and System Models - Models can be used to represent systems and their interactions—such as inputs, processes and outputs—and energy, matter, and information flows within systems.