Your Heart, Your Life: A Community Health Worker's Manual for the Hispanic Community

Session 5 Handout How To Make an Artery Model

Download How To Make an Artery Model pdf document (43k) handout.

What you will need:

  • one empty paper towel roll
  • scissors
  • red construction paper and tape or red felt with sticky backing
  • red modeling clay
  • yellow modeling clay

What you need to do:

  1. Cut construction paper or felt to fit around the outside of the roll.
  2. Tape construction paper or stick felt around the outside of the roll.
  3. Roll out thin pieces of yellow and red clay into doughnut-shaped figures.
  4. Make one small round ball of the red clay.

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Information on this page is taken from the English print version of “Your Heart, Your Life, A Community Health Worker's Manual.” U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH Publication No. 08-3674, Originally Printed 1999, Revised May 2008.

Last Updated March 2012

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