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Osmosis STEM Case

As a veterinarian, students help a young calf, named Clark, who is having seizures. To determine the cause, the students fly into Clark's brain to learn about osmosis and apply their learning to save Clark.

STEM Cases are interactive explorations in which students practice problem-solving and critical thinking as they solve a real world problem as a STEM professional.
  • View students results in realtime.
  • Cases take 30-90 minutes to complete.
  • Student progress is automatically saved.
  • Complete in multiple sessions.


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Student progress is automatically saved so that STEM Cases can be completed over multiple sessions.

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LevelDescriptionEstimated Time
High School  This version is for general biology classes. 40-50 min
AP  This version is for AP level classes. 60-80 min

Expanded Handbook

More About Handbooks

Most content from the Expanded Handbook is included in the corresponding STEM Case.

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LevelDescriptionEstimated Time
High School  The Expanded Handbook covers the importance of water in the body, its composition and concentration gradients, in addition to the concepts covered in the handbook section of the High School Case. 20-30 min
AP  This Handbook is identical to the handbook section in the AP Case. 25-30 min


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