A Collection of Games and Activities for the Endocrine System: It CAN be fun!
This is a collection of online softchalk games and activities designed to reinforce the basics of the Endocrine System. It includes: 1. Flashcards over the basic endocrine hormone abbreviations. 2. A matching activity for the different classes of endocrine hormones (proteins/peptides, amines, and steroids). 3. Flashcards on basic medical terminology for the endocrine system. 4. A matching activity for hormones released from the hypothalamic-pituitary axis. 5. A matching activity for hormones released from the thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, pancreas, kidneys, and gonads. 6. An anatomy activity on the adrenal gland hormones. 7. A crossword puzzle of the endocrine hormones and their functions. These games were created to be a fun, interactive way for students to gain mastery of the main concepts of the endocrine system.