Through a hands-on dissection, students play the role of Shedd’s animal health team in this problem-based learning lab. Students use various pathology procedures to diagnose the health of their specimen. Learn how a necropsy can be a vital tool in caring for an animal collection.
Key concepts: adaptations, physiology, anatomy, pathology, forensics, animal health
Skills: scientific investigation and method, collaboration and communication, group work, inquiry, qualitative and quantitative data collection.
Resources: Download Exploring Pathology: Fish Dissection Learning Lab Guide.