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Kids and Teachers Build a Human

Summary

Middle school teachers and students are learning about the human body.

'Build A Human' is a hands-on science education program supported by an HHMI grant at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. Middle school teachers and students spend two summer weeks learning about the human body, from the molecular level up through cells, tissues, organ systems and the organism as a whole.

Download the full text of this story in Acrobat PDF format. Reprinted from HHMI Bulletin, December 2001, pp. 30-31.