Guidelines for Frog Dissection Lab Report
In a paragraph, explain the purpose and rationale for the lab
activity. You do not need to state an hypothesis.
Experimental Design: Not necessary for this lab report.
Summarize the dissection process. Tell each layer you made
diagrams or took digital images.
At a minimum, include the diagram or digital picture of the layer
beneath the muscle layer. You must label the structures present.
Include any additional diagrams or digital pictures (eg. mouth or
other organs). Make sure each additional picture is labeled.
Answer all questions from the lab packet.
Diagram and label the sections of the heart of the frog. Indicate the
Describe each organ and tell the position and relative size of each
Record the mass of the liver, the length of the small intestine, and
the contents of the stomach.
Restate the purpose and rationale.
In written paragraphs, explain how the descriptions of the organs,
positions, and relative size of the organs relates to their functions.
Compare and contrast frog organs to human organs.