Homeostasis is the maintenance of constant conditions in the body. Our game teaches how body temperature is maintained in an engaging way.
Students will see how a combination of conscious and unconscious strategies help to maintain homeostasis. It also shows how quickly your temperature can spiral out of control in extreme situations.
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Perfect for use in class or for distance learning at home!
First, your students make the board, game cards, counters and dice from the colourful parts.
Then they play against each other to try to stay in the safe zone whilst avoiding hazards such as sunny days, freezing rain and spicy food! The winner is the player who stays closest to homeostasis and avoids hypothermia or hyperthermia.
Teaches important concepts such as negative feedback and positive feedback.
Developed with biology teacher Heidi Hisrich.
Includes colourful class Powerpoint!
Takes about 20-30 minutes!
Dimensions: 81cm x 21cm / 32in x 8in
Download includes: instructions, templates and classroom Powerpoint presentation.
All you need: paper, scissors, tape.
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