In this post we write about making of human respiratory system (lungs) working model science project using card board
Creating a working model of the human body with the respiratory system (lungs) using balloons, cardboard, and color paper can be an engaging and interactive project to understand how the lungs function during the breathing process.
Let’s build a simple 3D model representing the lungs and how they expand and contract during inhalation and exhalation.
- Cardboard (for the base and body structure)
- Color paper (for representing organs and details)
- Glue or double-sided tape
- Marker pens or sketch pens
- Balloons (to represent the lungs)
- Base and Body Structure:
- Cut a large rectangular or square piece of cardboard to serve as the base for the human body model.
- Draw the outline of a human body on the cardboard base. You can make a simplified version or include more details like the head, arms, and legs.
- Inflate two balloons to represent the lungs. Tie the balloons securely to keep them inflated.
- Attach the balloons inside the chest area of the human body outline, one on each side, to represent the lungs.
- Trachea and Bronchi:
- Draw the trachea (windpipe) and bronchi (main airways) on color paper.
- Cut out the trachea and bronchi shapes from the color paper.
- Attach the trachea to the bottom of one of the balloons (lung) and the bronchi to the top of the balloon, branching out from the trachea.
- Draw the diaphragm (a muscular sheet that separates the chest from the abdomen) on color paper.
- Cut out the diaphragm shape from the color paper and place it at the bottom of the chest area of the human body outline, separating it from the abdomen.
- Labeling and Details:
- Use marker pens or sketch pens to label each organ accordingly (e.g., lungs, trachea, bronchi, diaphragm).
- Add any other details you want to include, such as arrows to indicate the flow of air during inhalation and exhalation.
- Demonstrating Breathing:
- To demonstrate how the lungs expand and contract during breathing, gently press and release the balloons (lungs) to simulate inhalation and exhalation.
- Decorating the Model:
- Use markers or color paper to decorate the human body model and add more details to make it visually appealing.
Now, you have a simple 3D working model of the human body with the respiratory system (lungs) made from balloons, cardboard, and color paper. This model can be an excellent visual aid to learn about the respiratory system and understand how the lungs play a crucial role in breathing and the exchange of gases in the body.
#lungsworkingmodel #scienceproject #craftpiller #lungs #respiratorysystem #humanrespiratorysystem #workingmodel #diy #howtofunda