1. Medical Terminology

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Medical Terminology course is designed to introduce students to the structure of medical terms, including prefixes, suffixes, word roots, singular and plural forms, and medical abbreviations. The course allows students to achieve comprehension of medical vocabulary appropriate to medical...
  2. Scope and Sequence: Medical Terminology

    • Resource ID: 19406
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Medical Terminology course scope and sequence within the Health Science Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  3. Lesson Plan: A Language of Its Own

    • Resource ID: 12395
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to be exposed to roots, suffixes, and prefixes as well as medical abbreviations and acronyms. 
  4. Lesson Plan: The Digestive System

    • Resource ID: 12402
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to define and describe common terms associated with the digestive system, identify the anatomy of the digestive system, use roots, suffixes, and prefixes to analyze word meanings, and finally research common diseases of the digestive system.