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Integumentary System

Integumentary System

Author: Michael Sousa-Johnson


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  • Physiology
    • 9. Organisms have a variety of mechanisms to combat disease. As a basis for under-standing the human immune response:
      • Students know the role of the skin in providing nonspecific defenses against infection.

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What do I want my students to accomplish?

  • List the organs of the integumentary system
  • Describe the function the organs provide for the system

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