• Each extra credit item must be done completely to receive any credit. The extra credit options for you over Spring Break will be listed below. I reserve the right to give you zero to full credit on any extra credit item. I will do this depending on your quality of work. You can earn up to 100 points. All items must be turned in the first day back December 2nd, 2019. You need to bring them to me on your own. I will not ask for them!
     
    • Make an anatomy Christmas ornament. It must be school appropriate and tasteful (no sex organs!) Be as creative as you want but keep them ornament size. I may or may not keep these so don't expect them back. (up to 20 points)
    • Create a 3D model of a brain, neuron, bone, or skin. (up to 50 points but you may only do one model so choose wisely!) This may not be done out of edible materials. All items must be labeled from the figures and pages listed below:
    • Brain (figure 8-16 on page 257 choose only one. Either a whole brain or a half brain)
    • Neuron (Figure 8-2 on page 239)
    • Bone (Figure 6-2 on page 137) or (Figure 6-3 on page 138)
    • Skin (Figure 5-1 on page 118) or (Figure 5-7 on page 125)
    1.  Read a science article from a science magazine, print or copy article and fill out this Table. Some website and articles are below. (up to 10 points for each article)
      1. Science Daily (anything anatomy related)
      2. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/11/181114132000.htm
      3. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/11/181114120326.htm
      4. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/11/181101133929.htm
      5. Science News for Students (anything anatomy related)
      6. https://www.sciencenewsforstudents.org/blog/scientists-say/scientists-say-quarantine
      7. https://www.sciencenews.org/article/ancient-dna-fossils-south-america-populated?tgt=nr
      8. The Scientist (anything anatomy related)
      9. http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/40650/title/Anatomy-for-Everybody/
      10. http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/41481/title/Brain-Structure-Rediscovered/
    1. Create a poster/awesome drawing. Again it must be school appropriate. It does not have to be poster size, it can be the size of a piece of paper. Be as detailed as you can. (up to 10 points for each poster) Suggested topics are below:
      1. Anatomical positions, cuts, or planes of the body
      2. Tissues
      3. Integumentary system
      4. Skeletal System
      5. Muscular System
      6. Anything we have talked about so far