Virtual SAL

The Heart (VSAL)

Exploring the Circulatory System

In this virtual lesson, students will learn about the heart and circulatory system and the role they play. A demonstration with an electrocardiograph (EKG) will show how to measure the electrical activity of the heart. There will also be demonstrations with a plastic model heart and real sheep heart to dive into the anatomy. Students will also hear how healthy habits can support a healthy heart.


This virtual lesson is appropriate for students in Grades K-6.


The minimum time required to complete this lesson is 20 minutes.


For more information, please refer to the Lesson Summary for The Heart (VSAL).