Earthworm Intro:The Virtual Earthworm Dissection:Add the following terms to your Earthworm Anatomy Diagram:PosteriorAnteriorVentralDorsal
Earthworm Dissection write-up questions:
These questions must be answered using proper sentences and be emailed to Mr. Allen at
1. Describe two ways in which an earthworm’s body is adapted to life in the soil.
2. Describe how worm segments are similar to the human body plan.
3. Compare and contrast the worm digestive system to that of a human, use specific examples regarding organs and similar versus different structures.
4. Explain some ways, at least two, to locate anatomical reference points and landmarks on the earthworm, be sure to include exterior structures and exterior landmarks and anatomical terminology.