In the role of a physician assistant, students help a young man, named Anthony, who has Type II diabetes and high blood pressure. Students must make a diagnosis and then must apply the principles of filtration and homeostasis to help Anthony.
STEM Cases are interactive explorations in which students practice problem-solving and critical thinking as they solve a real world problem as a STEM professional. More About STEM Cases
Choose the level that is appropriate for your students.
|High School||This version is for general biology classes.||30-40 min|
|AP||This version is for AP level classes.||35-45 min|
The Expanded Handbook has additional concepts not covered in the embedded STEM Case Handbook. More About Handbooks
|High School||The Expanded Handbook covers a deeper explanation of feedback loops, in addition to the concepts covered in the handbook section of the High School Case.||10-15 min|
|AP||This Handbook is identical to the handbook section in the AP Case.||10-15 min|
A note-taking tool that allows for further analysis of the STEM case. Note that the AP version was chose... (more)n because of its overlap with the SBI4U Ontario curriculum.
STEM Case, AP Level
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