Lesson Plan: Two lessons investigating the effect of exercise on heart rate.
|Age of students:||12-13 years.|
|Hardware:||Tablets (Surface or iPad),
Heart Rate Monitors.
|Software:||Educreations or Explain Everything,
|Functionalities of Technology:||Sending and Displaying.|
|Time needed:||80 minutes (2 class periods).|
|FaSMEd partner:||Maynooth University.|
This is a set of two lessons. In the first lesson students work in groups to decide how to measure the effect of exercise on heart rate. The teacher analyses student responses in order to plan for the second lesson. In the second lesson, after a whole class discussion, students carry out the experiment they planned in the first lesson.