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To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood. WILFs:. Wayne’s legs need lots of energy during a race. So his lungs take air in fast!. Engage. 3. And get the oxygen into his blood ... 20 times as fast as usual!. Engage. 4. discuss.

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To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

  • To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood


Wilfs

WILFs:


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

Wayne’s legs need lots of energy during a race.

So his lungs take

air in fast!

Engage

3


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

And get the oxygen into his blood

...20 timesas fast as usual!

Engage

4


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

discuss

What makes lungs so good at

taking in oxygen?

Explore

Elicit


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

Oxygen diffuses through lung tissue to get to your blood.

We can model that with something you can see.

Explore

SS1 - 4


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

Use the model to compare a hollow lung with one full of air spaces.

Explore

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To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

discuss

What did the model show you?

And what does that tell us about diffusion in lung tissue?

Explore


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

So alveoli give lungs a huge surface area for gas exchange…

...and their walls are really thin and surrounded by blood vessels.

Explain

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To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

So alveoli give lungs a huge surface area for gas exchange…

...which lets gases diffuse much faster between the air spaces and your blood.

Explain


To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

These delicate tissues have to be protected from dirt and germs.

Extend

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To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

Mucus protects them.

Extend

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To explain what makes our lungs so good at getting oxygen into the blood

The more we understand about mucus the more we can help athletes like Wayne.

Extend


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