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Cow Eye Dissection


Grades: 6 - 8

This 60 minute program includes all required materials, including the cow eye, dissecting tray and gloves. Students will work in pairs to dissect a cow eye. They will see the major structures of the eye and explore how they work together to produce images.

General Outline of Program:
- Welcome to the classroom lab and rules
- Discuss the parts of the eye
- Walkthrough cow eye dissection
- Wrap-up

California State Science Standards related to program:
6th Grade

Structure and Function in Living Systems: 5.a, 5.b, 5.g
Physical Principles in Living Systems: 6.a, 6.b, 6.c, 6.d


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