Driving question : How does exercise affect your breathing pattern?
In this activity students will study their breathing using a thermocouple sensor. They can compare their breathing with that of someone else. And examine the effect of exercise on their breathing pattern.
Topic: Human physiology,
Grade level: High School (14-18 years),
Activity type: Data logging,
Interface requirements: Single analog sensor input,
The Student Worksheet gives investigation instructions for students.
The Teacher Notes includes teacher commentaries such as didactical approach, exemplary questions, assignments and data analysis.
The Science Background describes the scientific principles that underlie the activity.