BioDigital Human

BioDigital Human allows you to explore and study the body online.

Click here for a short video introduction to BioDigital Human.

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Rubric for BioDigital Human
Create Account Create a K-12 teacher user account for Watch the tour to become aquainted with the site.
Website Features
Select Organ Systems Turn on at least three different organ system layers.
Save “My Human” Click “save” to keep this “my human.” Make sure that it is accessible to the community.
Add a Title and Description Give this human a title and a description about why you used the layers you chose (e.g. organs that help you run).
Transparent Human Create another “My Human” by using multiple organ systems and save it to transparent view. Give it an appropriate title and description.
Create Screencast Record a screen cast that demonstrates your knowledge of completing the following tasks:
Audio Feature Click on the audio tool that pronounces different organs.
Dissection Tool The dissection tool allows you to click on an organ and remove tissue layers so you can see the inner structures of the organ. Choose an organ and use the dissection tool to eliminate tissue layers.
Adding and Removing Organ Systems and Individual Organs Demonstrate how to turn organ systems and specific organs on and off.
Conditions Tab Demonstrate how to learn about conditions for specific organs and systems. (See conditions tab).
Quiz Demonstrate how to use the quiz feature by turning on the organ systems that you wish to be quizzed on then click on the “quiz” button in the top menu. Select the number of questions and answer at least the first question.
Get the App If the Biodigital Human app is not already on the iPad you are using, download the app. Once the app is on the iPad, login to your account.
Upload Content The upload content feature allows you to select what pre-set organs systems you want to use within the app. You can select up to five systems at a time. Upload at least 3 free systems for the purposes of this badge. (Please do not feel the need to purchase from the paid systems).
Draw Use the draw tool to draw or write on top of an organ system. Take a screenshot of your work.
Dissection Tool Use the dissection tool to eliminate at least 1 layer of an organ. Take a screenshot of the dissected organ.
X-ray Take a screenshot in x-ray mode.
Isolate Take a screenshot with an organ isolated.
Submit Work
Portfolio Create a sub-page under your website portfolio page and label it “BioDigital Human.”
Website Features Create a sub-heading on the page and label it “Website Features.” Embed your two “My Humans” and your screencast under this heading.
iPad Features Create another sub-heading on this subpage and label it “iPad App.” Embed your pictures from the app.
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