# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Practical Nursing I Task 2134396623

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Explain structures and functions of the lymphatic system, including immunity.

Definition

Explanation should include

  • functions of the lymphatic system
  • structures of the lymphatic system
  • location of lymph nodes
  • blood and lymphatic capillaries
  • circulation of lymphatic fluid
  • forms of immunity.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the functions of the lymphatic system?
  • What are the major structures of the lymphatic system, and where are they located?
  • Where are the major lymph node groups located?
  • What are the differences and similarities between blood capillaries and lymphatic capillaries?
  • How can the circulation of lymphatic fluid be explained?
  • How can immunity be explained?
  • What are the differences among the various forms of immunity (e.g., nonspecific body defenses, specific body defenses)?

Related Standards of Learning

English

11.5

The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts including employment documents and technical writing.
  1. Apply information from texts to clarify understanding of concepts.
  2. Read and correctly interpret an application for employment, workplace documents, or an application for college admission.
  3. Analyze technical writing for clarity.
  4. Paraphrase and synthesize ideas within and between texts.
  5. Draw conclusions and make inferences on explicit and implied information using textual support.
  6. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  7. Analyze false premises, claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.
  8. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, sarcasm, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  9. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical thinking questions about the text(s).

12.5

The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Science

BIO.4d

human health issues, human anatomy, and body systems;

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