11:00 am - 12:00 pm
(Heart) Pump it Up!
Facilitators: Cristina Solorzano
Recommended Grades: K – 5th
Description: Students will learn about the amazing capabilities of the heart muscle by physically simulating how the heart pumps blood through our bodies in this fun and interactive activity series.
Materials/Documents: Heart Beat the Clock Alternative Worksheets a mason jar, two bendy straws, one balloon, tape, one toothpick (or something sharp to poke small hole in the balloon), one-two cups of water, red food coloring (optional), and a container to catch the water.